VUCast: Mosquito sperm can smell
See how a discovery about mosquito sperm could fight deadly disease; learn where to click for the coolest original music created by Vanderbilt students; and tour the newest evolution of College Halls. All this and more in the latest VUCast, Vanderbilt’s online newscast. Watch now.
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A Virtual Reconstruction: Isthmia Roman Bath
The Isthmia Roman Bath is located in Greece overlooking a great ravine on the Isthmus of Corinth. It was in use during the 2nd through the 4th centuries. I have created a 3D VRML walkthrough of the ancient bath. This interdisciplinary project utilizes the research of an archaeologist, architect, and art historian. Because the researchers live in different locations, it made sense to use the Internet as a research tool. When clicking on the numbers on the home page, you can see the process that I
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3.2 The project plan

Although there are many approaches to planning a project, there are seven elements that are normally included in a project plan:

  • a work breakdown structure to show separate tasks and activities;

  • the team structure and responsibilities of key people;

  • an estimate of effort and duration for each task;

  • a schedule to show the sequence and timing of activities;

  • details of resources to be allocated t
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"The Heart of Kent State" Presidential Listening Tour
Beverly Warren became president of Kent State University on July 1, 2014. She reflects on her first day as university president and discusses the Presidential Listening Tour, which kicked off at Kent State University at Ashtabula.
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Tropical Haven
Bali is blessed with startlingly beautiful geography. The northern and western beaches have black sand, while the southern and eastern beaches have white sand. The Highest point is Mount Agung, towering over the island at 10,308 feet tall. The entire island is ringed by coral reefs and its interior is lush with jungles and an incredible variety of plants and animals. Author(s): No creator set

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The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
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7.013 Introductory Biology (MIT)
The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material, which includes the fundamental principles of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, and cell biology. 7.013 focuses on the application of the fundamental principles toward an understanding of human biology. Topics include genetics, cell biology, molecular biology, disease (infectious agents, inherited diseases and cancer), developmental biology, neurobiology and evolution.Biological functio
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24.263 The Nature of Creativity (MIT)
This course is an introduction to problems about creativity as it pervades human experience and behavior. Questions about imagination and innovation are studied in relation to the history of philosophy as well as more recent work in philosophy, affective psychology, cognitive studies, and art theory. Readings and guidance are aligned with the student's focus of interest.
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GMBA LatAm Commencement—May 24, 2014
Thunderbird School of Global Management Glendale, AZ, USA May 24, 2014
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SIN004 : The red fox in rural areas
SIN004 - The red fox in rural areas, is a seven page leaflet made available as a PDF file by Natural England. The leaflet briefly describes the biology, behaviour, social organisation, population statistics, parisites and disease of the fox, before dealing with possible problems and methods of control. References to other literature are given, as well as contacts to discuss control methods.
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Preventing homelessness
KUER's Jenny Brundin examines an innovative housing program aimed at people coming out of jail or who have substance abuse and mental health problems.
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Conservation and Bio-Diversity
  Dr Richard Field

Dr. Richard Field research interests lie in conservation, biodiversity and the forces that structure ecological communities.

In this podcast, Dr Field from the School of Geography compares and contrasts his experiences as a researcher in national parks in Honduras and Indonesia, and the different types of ecological communities he has studied, and goes on to introduce t
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21G.084J Introduction to Latin American Studies (MIT)
This course is designed as an introduction to Latin American politics and society for undergraduates at MIT. No background on the region is required. Overall workload (reading, writing, class participation, and examinations) is similar to that of other HASS-D courses. Many of the themes raised here are covered in greater detail in other courses: 21G.020J (New World Literature), 21G.716 (Introduction to Contemporary Hispanic Literature), 21G.730 (Twentieth and Twentyfirst-Century Spanish American
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Sociology Main Theories - Functionalism
This video offers information about three very important theories to understand in sociology: functionalism, conflict theory, and symbolic interactionism. However, because this video is a clip from a larger segment, only functionalism is discussed. (01:22)
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How to Say 'Teacher' in Chinese.com
This short video shows how to write and say teacher in Chinese. There are also a number of other simple Chinese words on the bottom on the opening page that might provide additional help for the teacher of Chinese or student.
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Bill George: Authentic Leadership and Letting Your Strengths ‘Bloom’
Best-selling author Bill George discusses his former leadership role as CEO of Medtronic and offers advice for aspiring leaders.
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1.7 Summarising

It's sometimes useful to turn your notes into a summary that can be more easily read. This might be because you want to present your thoughts to another person, or to keep a clearer record of the article or text you have just read for your own reference. Activity 2 gives you the opportunity to practise summarising.

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University of Memphis leads NIH Center of Excellence for Mobile Sensor Data-to-Knowledge (MD2K)
Computer science, engineering, statistical and biomedical researchers from 11 Universities will spend the next four years developing innovative tools to make it easier to gather, analyze and interpret health data generated by mobile and wearable sensors. The MD2K team, led by University of Memphis Computer Scientist, Santosh Kumar, will develop novel big data solutions to reliably quantify physical, biological, behavioral, social, and environmental factors that contribute to health and disease r
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Documenta??o e Comunica??o Digital do Patrim?nio Arquitet?nico Moderno: Centro T?cnico de Aeron?utic
This paper intends to contribute for the analysis of the digital representation applied for documentation, communication and diffusion of architecture as cultural heritage, more specifically the production and communication of informations about buildings and sites of modern movement, arguing the possibilities and limits of this instrumental for the best understanding, recognition, evaluation and diffusion of the architecture on a historiographical perspective. As studies of cases, were selected
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Time sections, abstract machines
conditions a time-spatial discontinuity in the urban grid, ancient walls casually discovered in a substrate of the contemporary town needs a surplus of information to be understood and interfaced with their current condition. diagrams diverse chronological stages of the urban evolution are mapped on the area, in order to read the historical stratifications as a multiplicity of signs; this abstract approach leads to consider the roman space as guided by metrics, a system of measure superimposed o
Author(s): Ambrosini, L., Longatti, M. and Miyajima, H.

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