Aristotle Part 2
This is a video about Aristotle .  He is one of the most important founding figures in Western philosophy.  This is Part 2 of 2.

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5.2.3 A breathing exercise

  1. Breathe in slowly through your nose for a count of eight. As you breathe in, imagine you are filling your stomach / abdomen area first, and then your chest.

  2. Hold this breath in for as long as it is comfortable.

  3. Expel the air out through your nose for a count of eight, expelling the air from your abdomen upwards through your chest.

  4. Refrain from taking another breath until it becomes uncomfortable, and then r
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Revolution as Gambling: Egypt Under the Muslim Brotherhood [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Hazem Kandil | Cambridge University's Dr Hazem Kandil will help explain why Egypt's popular uprising has so far failed to overthrow the regime through exploring the positions of the main players in the revolt: the military, security, and the various political factions. Kandil's latest book, Soldiers, Spies and Statesmen: Egypt's Road to Revolt, (Verso, 2012) analyses Egypt’s transformation from military regime to police state, on the road to revolution. Hazem Kandil is the Cambr
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Howard Goodall on Pentatonic Music
Howard Goodall explains pentatonic music from 'How Music Works'. Examples include Swing Low, Mull of Kintyre and Whole Lotta Love.  A pentatonic scale consists of 5 pitches and can be major or minor.  An example of a major scale would be c, d, e, g, a, c.
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UR Jazz Cuba Combo: Summertime
Performed April 16, 2014 at the University of Richmond under the direction of Dr. Mike Davison.
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Space to Ground: "Flying" High: 1/9/15
NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station. Got a question or comment? Use #spacetoground to talk to us.
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Literary Festival 2013: Narratives: the oral tradition of storytelling and fiction [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Vayu Naidu, Michael Wood | Editor's note: We apologise for the poor audio quality of this recording. After a performance by the highly acclaimed story teller Vayu Naidu of a story from the Ramayana, this discussion will explore the oral tradition of storytelling, and fiction. Vayu Naidu is a story teller. She is founder and artistic director of the Vau Naidu company, which promotes storytelling as theatre, with a signature style combining text, music and dance. She has brought r
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The Modern Mercenary: private armies and what they mean for world order [Audio]
Speaker(s): Sean McFate | It was 2004, and Sean McFate had a mission in Burundi: to keep the president alive and prevent the country from spiralling into genocide, without anyone knowing that the United States was involved. The United States was, of course, involved, but only through McFate's employer, the military contractor DynCorp International. Throughout the world, similar scenarios are playing out daily. The United States can no longer go to war without contractors. Yet we don't know much
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Ecological Tipping Points (Spanish Subtitles)
The major goal of this lesson is to provide students with some of the tools they will need to analyze and solve the many complex problems they will face during their lifetimes. In the lesson, students learn to use Flow Charts and Feedback Diagrams to analyze a very complex problem of ecological sustainability. The lesson looks at a specific case study—from my home town in the Philippines—of the Live Reef Fish Trade now threatening survival of the Coral Reef Triangle of Southeast Asia. Live r
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Passive Voice With Present Perfect Tense
A teacher explains the how the present perfect tense works in the passive voice: S + has or have + been + past participle.  Examples on a whiteboard are given during the lesson.

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University of Toledo Parking Garages Close For Maintenance
WTOL-11 reports on the closure of two parking garages at The University of Toledo. The garages will be closing during the summer of 2012 for repairs.
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New life for Mark I, world's first programmable computer
The Harvard Mark I computer, the world's first programmable, mechanical computer, sprang to life when officials switched it on to mark the opening of a refurbished exhibition in Harvard's Science Center.
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Islam: Final Things
Religions all make claims about the purpose of life and 'final' destinations. In this video Dr Jon Hoover and Mr Shujahat Aslam, an imam, discuss aspect of Islam's teaching on final things.
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1.1.2 Key resources

When you need to find information in Arts or History, how confident are you that you know the best places to search (e.g. search engines, subject gateways, online databases etc.) to find the information you need?

  • 5 – Very confident

  • 4 – Confident

  • 3 – Fairly confident

  • 2 – Not very confident

  • 1 – Not confident at all

How familiar are you with journal articles as
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4.5 What can individuals do?

Whatever age they are, men, women and children can all do something to try to prevent future cardiovascular diseases in themselves or their families by eating a balanced diet (see Section 4.6), taking more exercise and modifying their lifestyles to reduce any other known risk factors. If cardiovascular diseases are pre-existi
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{Suresh 682} Nice sentences -Present tense
{Suresh 682} Nice sentences – Present tense सुन्दर वाक्य (sundar vaaky)- वर्तमान काल (vartmaan kaal) वह गंभीर स्वभाव का है |(Vah gambheer swabhaav kaa hai.) He is of serious nature. […]

5.1 Introduction

Figure 9
Figure 9 Lithotectonic units of the British Isles
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Is the Rise of Contract Workers Killing Upward Mobility?
The use of contract workers is a rising trend among private companies and public entities. Although the practice is intended to save money, organizations may suffer other costs.
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Under Armour’s Kevin Plank: Creating ‘the Biggest, Baddest Brand on the Planet’
Now a billion dollar company, Under Armour began with a single product -- a form-fitting, moisture-wicking shirt that founder and CEO Kevin Plank developed to remedy his own problems with perspiration after a long day on the football field. At a recent presentation co-sponsored by the Wharton Leadership Lectures and the Jay H. Baker Retailing Initiative, Plank discussed the company's growth trajectory and shared the principles and slogans that guide him in his efforts to build "the biggest, ba
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Devin Currie: Organic Waste to Liquid Fuels
Dr. Devin Currie is a post-doctoral researcher working with the MIT Tata Center for Technology and Design on a microbial process which converts solid organic waste into biodiesel in India. Dr. Currie's research simultaneously touches on the nuances of the cultural and logistical challenges to new waste collection and separation systems, while addressing the growing need for sustainably-derived fossil fuel replacements in a country which imports most of its energy consumed.
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