Habitat for Humanity CEO Jonathan Reckford on purpose
Habitat for Humanity International CEO Jonathan Reckford joined Elon University President Leo. M. Lambert for a conversation on October 28th, 2014, about ways students can make a difference in the world through service.
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Conflict-Related Sexual Violence: the politics of the UN Security Council's approach to the protecti
Speaker(s): Professor Anne Marie Goetz | Editor's note: The question and answer session has been removed from this podcast. Sexual violence has been deployed strategically in a wide range of conflicts, and though long recognized as an unlawful tactic of warfare, it has only relatively recently attracted the political focus and operational responses accorded to other violations of civilian rights. This lecture will provide a history of the policy processes leading to the Security Council resoluti
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Voltage and Current, Part 1
This video describes voltage, the potential difference or "pressure" that pushes electric charges through conductors.
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The 14th Annual Lions Oratory Competition 2008
The 14th Annual Lions Oratory Competition saw selected ANU students from across the University present eight minute orations to convince the judges and the audience that they deserved to win the ANU Lions Oratory Trophy and prizes totaling $3,000 in cash. The event was hoseted by Esther Sainsbury, last years winner of the 2007 Lions Oratory Competition and judged by an esteemed panel of public-speaking experts. The oratory saw speakers addressing a range of subjects incorporating the L
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Learn French - Les Adjectifs (Adjectives)
The video uses funny images to demonstate the meaning of the French adjective. The words appear on the screen as they are pronounced. For all beginning French learners.
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Egg Osmosis (Part Two)
This student-made video is an conclusion to the egg osmosis experiment. Egg A has been sitting in corn syrup.  Egg B has been sitting in water. The results will astound you... well they might at least be interesting. Other vocabulary words include: hypertonic, hypotonic, and viscosity. Run time 04:20.
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Creative Writing Tips for Students & Teachers : How to Write a Story Plot
Write a story plot by outlining a list of events that will lead to a climax, developing dynamic characters, starting at the end of the story and working towards the beginning. Create a plot, which is characterized as an arrangement of incidents, with this free video from a professional writer. (02:16)

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1.4 Vitamin E

Vitamin E is not a single compound, but consists of a group of eight closely related chemicals, of which the most important, responsible for about 90% of its activity in the body is alpha-tocopherol. Since, like vitamins A and D, vitamin E is fat-soluble, it occurs in fat-rich foods. The main sources in the UK diet are from plant oils such as soya, corn and olive oil. Other good sources include nuts and seeds, and wheatgerm (the part of the wheat grain that will develop into the new plant) an
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{Suresh 691} Adverbs
{Suresh 691} adverbs क्रिया विशेषण (Kriya visheshan) मूर्खता से ( moorkhtaa se) foolishly खुशी से ( khushee se) happily ईमानदारी ( eemaandaaree) honestly बेसब्री से( besbree se) impatiently उदारतापूर्वक ( […]

Antarctic Food Web
This interactive game adapted from the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences challenges players to build a food web, a complex model that shows how various food chains in an ecosystem are connected. Players must position the names of producers and consumers in the correct places in a diagram. The completed diagram reveals how energy flows through an Antarctic ecosystem and the relationships between predators and prey.
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Jose Cordeiro - The Future of Technology and the Technology of the Future | Talks at Google
Abstract: Forget flying cars and robot butlers. If José Cordeiro has it his way the future will be a far more interesting place. What's more, it may be coming sooner than many of us ever imagined. Bio: A member of Nasa's Singularity University and global think-tank The Millennium Project, Cordeiro is one of an increasing number of researchers encouraging everyone from schoolchildren to business leaders to think big – very big – about the future. Do you want mental powers of calculation th
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Robert Bridgewater artist talk for Revelations - Sculpture From The RMIT Art Collection
Sculptor Robert Bridgewater’s practice is indicative of an interest in structural formality and geometry while reflecting on the natural environment and phenomena. In this talk he will explore his inspiration and practice.
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Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
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HLPC Cultural Medallion, Lincoln Kirstein, December 12, 2013
Installment of the Cultural Medallion honoring Lincoln Kirstein on December 12, 2013. The ceremony was led by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, who established the Cultural Medallion program for the Historic Landmarks Preservation Center. From the Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Duke University.
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
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1.4.5 Case study 2: Li’s death – a residential home death

Li was a resident in a home where she had lived for the previous five years. She had led an exciting and unusual life, travelling from China at the age of 30 and living in England for the remainder of her life. After her husband’s death Li felt unable to live alone and moved into a residential home which employed some Chinese-speaking staff and had a small Chinese day unit attached to it. Li maintained her use of Chinese language, and continued to wear Chinese clothes. Despite these strong
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Disease, Risk and Climate Change - Where do we stand?
Dr. Carl Lowenberger, Professor and Canadian Research Chair in Parasitology and Vectors of Disease, SFU Biological Sciences discusses the era of global change, how are diseases changing, and what are the new, old, or continuing disease risks we face. Are Ebola, Chikungunya, and Chagas disease new, different, or are we simply more aware of them through instantaneous news availability? What is the risk that climate change will bring these to the forefront of our consciousness? Do you go out of you
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Debunking Azure Myths: Azure doesn't scale out to large and complex workloads

A lot of myths and misinformation out there about what you can do with Microsoft Azure and what using Azure is like. I figured it was time to debunk some of these myths by talking to the engineering team to see what they have to say.

MYTH: Azure doesn't scale out to large and complex workloads

People think that deploying large and complex workloads is a slow and cumbersome task on Azure.  You have to learn PowerShell and write complex scripts to accompli
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Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
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How a Pulley Works
This is a basic, simple explanation of how a pully works. Video uses simple animation. There English explanations accompanying the narration. Also explains how a double pulley works.
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