Jean-Baptiste Say: An Underrated Revolutionary
Say’s insights continue to challenge interventionist economists to this day. Everl Schoorl’s new biography sheds new light on Say’s life and works, writes Carmen Dorobat. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.

Newton's First Law of Motion
Sir Issac Newton was one of the greatest influential scientists of all time. He formulated the 3 laws of motion. First law of motion: An object will continue to remain at rest or uniform motion unless acted upon by an external unbalanced force. (05:18)

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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • identify why managing people is an essential part of project management

  • establish which people and groups of people are important for the success of a project and why

  • explain what issues are at stake in managing them

  • evaluate how particular groups of people involved in a project might best be handled

  • recognise which skills are most important for managing people in proje
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CAAD - Integrated with the First Steps into Architecture
How and when should CAAD be introduced in the curriculum of the School of Architecture? This paper begins with some arguments for starting CAAD education at the very beginning. At the School of Architecture in Lund teachers in the first year courses have tried to integrate CAAD with the introduction to architectural concepts and techniques. Traditionally the first year is divided by several subjects running courses separatly without any contact for coordination. From the academic year 96/97 the
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Campbell's Denise Morrison: “My Journey to Becoming a CEO”
Fortune Magazine named her as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business. And now she visits Darden as part of the 2014-15 Leadership Speaker Series, “Leaders that inspire innovation, collaboration and growth”. Denise M. Morrison, President and Chief Executive Officer of Campbell Soup Company, shares “My Journey to Becoming a CEO” and discusses her path to becoming the first woman to lead Campbell in its 145-year history. In addition, she speaks about what inspired her and shares in
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Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Flubber
Make science fun. What are the ingredients and materials needed to make flubber? Learn in this science video from science expert: Karen Weisman.  This video gives the step by step instructions for making flubber, and even has subtitles so that if you can't understand the presenter you can still see the measurements that she is talking about.
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Educación Física y salud (2012)
Está ampliamente demostrado que la actividad física habitual y adaptada a las posibilidades del individuo mejora la salud bio-psico-social, mientras que el sedentarismo es un factor de riesgo de enfermedades cardiovasculares, metabólicas, etc. La introducción y objetivos del área de Educación Física (Decreto 286/2007) presentan una clara orientación hacia la salud, con referencia explícita a la mejora de la salud, bienestar y calidad de vida. En este sentido, el área se orienta a crear
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The Hidden Skills of the Well-Travelled
The strength and skills developed by a global cosmopolitan lifestyle can, if identified and used correctly, provide a significant competitive advantage in any marketplace. Employers should seek to unearth them.
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Slavianskie rukopisi
Slavianskie rukopisi is a superb collection of over 2000 digitised manuscripts from the Trinity-St Sergius Monastery library, prepared in collaboration with the Russian State Library where the manuscripts are now housed. The quality of the images is excellent, and each folio can be enlarged to facilitate close reading. The manuscripts are collated by fond, including: main library (RGB fond 304.I); supplementary library, seventeenth century to 1907 (RGB f.304.II); unique editions (an illuminated
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Top four smart money surprises for the third quarter
Nov 15 - Reuters Hedge Fund Correspondent Katya Wachtel outlines the top buys from the superstars of Wall Street through their 13F filings.
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Slavianks preps for referendum, but residents split on vote
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 10 - Election officials are moving ahead with a scheduled referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk. Nathan Frandino 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,
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Palestinians, Israeli police clash
Anger over the killing of 16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khudair spilled out onto the streets of East Jerusalem as Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli police. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). 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, fin
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Conclusion

  1. The main acute effects of ethanol are on the nervous system, causing characteristic changes in behaviour and judgement. There are particular issues with regard to driving, with different countries setting various ‘safe’ limits for blood-ethanol concentration. Very high blood-ethanol concentrations can be fatal.

  2. Hangovers are unpleasant and are poorly understood. Various mechanisms have been proposed including direct effects of ethanol o
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JClic hoofdbibliotheek : Moedertaal- en wiskunde-oefenreeksen
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Installatiebestand of set-up van de JClic-hoofdbibliotheek met 12 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor moedertaal en 11 koppelingen naar oefenreeksen voor wiskunde.


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Camille Paglia on The Future of Education
Educator and author, Camille Paglia, discusses The Future of Education at the 2010 Globe and Mail Open House Festival in Toronto. The event moderator is broadcaster, Valerie Pringle.
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We Didn't Start the Fire


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The Fall of France - Documentary part 8 of 12
This part of the documentary outlines in detail the development of the Battle of France. The position of the troops of both groups is shown on a map. There is reference to the different phases in the battle and to the characteristics and movement of the different opposing groups.
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2.6 Corrosion in stressed products – stress corrosion cracking (SCC)

If a stress exists in a product exposed to a corrosive environment, the rate of corrosion can then increase and be extremely localised, such as at the tip of a growing crack. Furthermore, some specific chemicals are so aggressive that corrosion will occur at relatively low stress levels, such as those created during manufacture, for example. The residual stress in a component can then be enough to trigger crack growth and failure.


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15.769 Operations Strategy (MIT)
This course will address operations strategy by building on the concepts of: Reengineering and process design developed by Dr. Michael Hammer. Manufacturing strategy as developed in the literature, primarily by people at HBS. Supply chain design and 3-D concurrent engineering literature as developed in Charles Fine’s book, Clockspeed: Winning Industry Control in the Age of Temporary Advantage. Perseus Books, 1999. The concepts there emphasize the necessity of integrating product strat
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