Biden pledge undermined by shaky peace deal
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe US Vice President Joe Biden promises Kiev that Washington is ready to help Ukraine's economy - but his visit is undermined by worries that last week's Geneva peace accord appears to be making little headway. Ciara Sutton reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provi
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California communities remain on flash flood alert
March 1 - While officials say the rainfall isn't enough to offset years of drought, recent rainfall puts California communities on alert for flash flooding. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and interna
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Probability: The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
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Define what a probability distribution is, and explain why we use them. Use both versions of Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle in calculations. Explain the […]

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William Wilberforce, the politician and religious writer, was instrumental in the abolition of slavery in Britain. This course explores Wilberforce’s career and writings and assesses their historical significance. In particular it examines the contribution that Evangelicalism, the religious tradition to which Wilberforce belonged, made in the transitions between the Enlightenment and Romanticism. Throughout it relates Wilberforce’s career and writings to wider social and cultural developm
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In conversation: Dr Don Russell and Sue Regan, reflecting on his term as a departmental Secretary
This conversation follows the Crawford School Reflections Lecture 2014 which Dr Don Russell gave on Monday 31 March 2014. In the lecture and this conversation, Dr Russell reflects on his time in Canberra as Secretary of the Department of Innovation, Industry, Climate Change, Science, Research, and Tertiary Education (DIICSRTE) He explore sensible ways of structuring government departments in order to achieve national goals. He also discusses the impact of structural change within the public se
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La datación radiométrica
Una fórmula exacta permite a los investigadores conocer a qué edad pertenece cada elemento que hay en la tierra. En este vídeo, explican cómo funciona la datación siguiendo el criterio radiométrico. (1:51)
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Committees for Repeal of the Test and Corporation Acts - Minutes 1786-90 and 1827-8
The minutes of two committees of London Dissenters (ministers and laymen) for the repeal of these two Acts, the second of which was eventually successful. From MSS in the Guildhall Library, reproduced by permission of the London Record Society.
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4.1 The grizzly bear

There are three activities in Section 4, asking you to summarise information in the form of lists. In the first two, the answers are given but in the third, about the diet of the giant panda, they are not. You are asked to tick off the points in your list as you read on through the section. As you gain more stu
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A gift of love to ANU
After a long career teaching and researching at the Australian National University Emeritus Professor John Love has donated $1.05 million to establish the Love Scholarships to help students who most need financial support. The first scholarship will be awarded in 2016, with new winners in subsequent years, with up to five scholarship holders by 2020. The scholarships will be worth up to $50,000 over five years, and are open to students in any field at ANU. Scholarship winners will be chosen f
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Science Bulletins: Landmark Observation Upholds Cosmic Inflation
Astronomers have detected evidence of the young Universe's formative growth spurt in the moments following the Big Bang. After more than a decade of observations and data analysis with a South Pole telescope called BICEP2, researchers detected distortions left in ancient light, the first direct evidence of the sudden and dramatic change that launched the Universe as we know it. Science Bulletins is a production of the National Center for Science Literacy, Education, and Technology (NCSLET), par
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"Growth: Evidence and Sources" - Session 1 of "Poverty & Growth: Reflections on Latin America"
nicolini posterA three-part workshop with Professor Juan Pablo Nicolini, Winter Tinker Visiting Professor, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies
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One Minute Languages - Schedules
This flyer provides details on publication dates for each of the new One Minute Languages courses released between September and December 2008.Author(s): No creator set

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Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action
Using a theodolite to calculate the height of a building, demonstration 'in the field', includes interactive simulation tools and formulae
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Sesame Street - Plants
This is a 55-second animation that demonstrates how seeds are dispersed. (00:54)
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Lesson #026, Monday

camera = bedroom

mensa = cafeteria

libreria = bookstore

bagno = bathroom

a = to, at

si' = yes

no = no

dove = where

dov'e' = where is

quando = when

adesso = now

cibo = food

ma = but

grazie = thank you

prego = you're welcome

forse = maybe, perhaps

pronto = ready, but it's also what you say when you answer the telephone instead of saying 'hello.'

 


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Presidents & American Foreign Policy
Are trends in global politics simply the result of large impersonal structural forces, or does human agency matter? For example, would America have become the dominant country in the 20th century regardless of who was president? To what extent did leaders matter, and if so, what kind of leader? Leadership theorists focus their attention on what they call transformational leaders, but were "transformational" leaders like Woodrow Wilson and Ronald Reagan really more important than "transactional"
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Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes diagrams and formula
Diagram of 2D shapes, including formulas
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UN appeals for help from Turkey in fight against Islamic State
UN envoy Staffan de Mistura is calling on Turkey to prevent a massacre in the Syrian border town of Kobani. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years
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1.1 Introduction

Mentoring as part of the initial teacher training process is now familiar to many teachers in schools. However, acting as a mentor and the tasks involved in that role will vary depending upon the course a student teacher is following. In the OU flexible PGCE there are specific roles and responsibilities for both mentors and student teachers and it is important for participants to understand the expectations for each as they work together in the school-based aspects of this programme.
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