How Greece Can Unite its People
Divisions and distrust are keeping Greece from bouncing back. Uniting the people for the sake of the nation, not of its politicians, could help.
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In this unit you will be introduced to a variety of Delacroix’s work and see how his paintings relate to the cultural transition from Enlightenment to Romanticism.

You will study Delacroix’s early career, his classical background, the development of Romantic ideas and their incorporation into his work. You will have the opportunity to study some of his most important paintings and compare them to works favouring a Neoclassical approach. You will also be able to see how his themes, s
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Finding Sources in 10.26
This video is for students in 10.26. The full version of the module is located in the course MITx page.
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596 - Why Businesses Are Called Houses. Why We Call It "Black Friday."
Today has been called "Black Friday" longer than you think, and there are other "black" days too! Also, have you ever wondered why some businesses are called "houses"? SPONSORS http://heifer.org/grammar http://texture.com/grammar FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRL Twitter: http://twitter.com/grammargirl Facebook: http://facebook.com/grammargirl Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/realgrammargirl Instagram: http://instagram.com/thegrammargirl LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/grammar-girl
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Mac10 Young Alumni: Two Minute Tips video series (Abigail Santos)
Alumna Abigail Santos is a 2006 McMaster graduate from the Faculty of Humanities. She is the marketing & admissions coordinator for the Ontario Dental Education Institute. Abigail also volunteers extensively in the community and is currently the chair of the Hamilton HIVE young professionals network. Check out her advice for new grads! Find out more about resources available to new McMaster grads at www.mac10.ca.
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Online Autism Certificate Summer program at University of Memphis
The Autism certificate program at the University of Memphis is 100% online. The 4 course sequence is offered every summer to provide teachers, parents, and professionals with the skills they need to successfully work with students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). During this video you will learn about the certificate, online courses at U of M, and the many ways this program will enhance your knowledge about ASD. For more information on the program, please visit http://www.memphis.edu/icl/s
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Social Mobility: Can family policy make a difference?
Naomi Eisenstadt gives a talk for the UBVO seminar seires on 1st December 2016. Please note, there were technical difficulties during the recording of this episode so it will stop at 12:34. We apologise for this.
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Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick Demo
Interactive simulation, calculating the volume of a brick
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2.3 Global power demand

In Section 2.2 we calculated a value of 14.3 TW for the average global requirement for primary power in 2002.

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • describe the principal differences between a eutrophic and an oligotrophic ecosystem

  • explain the mechanisms by which species diversity is reduced as a result of eutrophication (Questions 2.1 and 2.2)

  • contrast the anthropogenic sources that supply nitrogen and phosphorus to the wider environment, and describe how these sources can be controlled (Question 3.1)

  • describe how
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Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, and Tangent
Interactive simulation, formulae for sine, cosine and tangent
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Vêtements et Accessoires Pour Femme (Accessories for Women)
In this video the instructor recites various words that are associated with feminine accessories.  For beginning learners. The words appear at the bottom of the screen as they are recited.
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12.524 Mechanical Properties of Rocks (MIT)
12.524 is a survey of the mechanical behavior of rocks in natural geologic situations. Topics will include a brief survey of field evidence of rock deformation, physics of plastic deformation in minerals, brittle fracture and sliding, and pressure-solution processes. We will compare results of field petrologic and structural studies to data from experimental structural geology.
Author(s): Evans, J.

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Signature Course: Democracy--Ancient and Modern
CLST 275, HISTORY 234, POLSCI 211. Democracy: Ancient and Modern. (Instructor: Jed Atkins) The ancient Greeks invented democracy, and it remains their most famous legacy. How can understanding democracy as it was conceived and practiced in ancient Greece contribute to our own understanding and practice of democracy? Does modern democracy fulfill the promise of ancient democracy, or betray its fundamental tenets? In this class, we will explore these questions through a comparative study of Ath
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Introduction

This unit provides an overview of John Napier and his work on logarithms. It discusses his approach to this lasting invention and looks at the key players who worked with him, including Briggs, Wright and Kepler.

This unit is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Topics in the history of mathematics (MA290) which is no longer taught by The Open University. If you want to study formally with us, you may wish to explore other courses we offer in Author(s): The Open University

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Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
Author(s): Terry Hodgkinson,Leeds Metropolitan University

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Darwin's finches
Charles Darwin is most famous for proposing the concept of evolution through natural selection. He observed finches on the Galapagos Islands and noted that each finch had evolved a beak to suit its dietary needs.
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1.2 Nucleic acids: genetic, functional and structural roles in the cell

The first role that one immediately thinks about for nucleic acids is that of an inherited genetic material, principally in the form of DNA. In some cases, the inherited genetic material is RNA instead of DNA. For example, almost 60% of all characterised viruses have RNA genomes and these are more common in plant viruses than in animal viruses. There is considerable variation in the amount of genetic material present within organisms (Author(s): The Open University

Evaluation of 'Business Enterprise' Module
This report outlines a process of evaluation for a business enterprise module. This exploratory research investigates the impact of 'contextual' based evaluation of enterprise education curricula
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