Energy resources: Tidal energy
The rise and fall of ocean tides result from the combined gravitational pull on water by the Moon and, to a lesser extent, the Sun, which exerts a force on water directed towards the two astronomical bodies. These gravitational effects combine with centrifugal forces that result from the Earth and the Moon orbiting each other. All of which makes tidal change a complex process. Energy resources: Tidal energy, is a free course that considers the power of the ocean tides as a potential source of
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Religions of Ancient China
In the 3rd century B.C. religion played a crucial role in Chinese society. The Chinese worshipped nature and tried to appease the gods. Emperor Qin Shi Huang searched for divine acceptance by offering gifts to the gods. In this video clip, learn more about this new religion of Ancient China. (3:07) 
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Leeds Metropolitan University became Leeds Beckett University on 22 September 2014’ Events expert and three times Managing Director (MD) of companies Positive Impact, Sustainable Events Ltd and Organise This, Fiona Pelham, has received an Honorary Doctorate from Leeds Metropolitan University. Fiona, who was Chair of ISO 20121, Technical Advisor for the environment for the England 2018 World Cup Bid and Chair elect for Meeting Professionals International is one of the most influential women i
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2.993 Designing Paths to Peace (MIT)
Teaches creative design based on the scientific method through the design, engineering, and manufacture of a detailed inlaid tile. This is an introductory lecture/studio course designed to teach students the basic principles of design and expose them to the design process. Throughout the course, students will be introduced to the terminology and concepts that underlie all forms of visual art; which--in many ways--forms the basis for the design of all physical objects. Along with learning mechani
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Former CEO of the Chicago Public Schools, Arne Duncan addressed approximately 1,000 undergraduates at Georgia Tech’s May 2 Commencement exercises. Find more Georgia Tech Spring 2015 Commencement videos at http://www.commencement.gatech.edu/past-ceremonies. For more information about the Georgia Institute of Technology, please visit http://www.gatech.edu.
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5.2 Madagascan diversity

Activity 7

Watch the video sequence below, which focuses on just three lemur species - the ring-tailed (in a very brief sequence, leaping from one tree to another), the golden bamboo lemur, already mentioned, and the s
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LCS Litigation Panel
Professional litigators discuss the types of things they do in their daily work. Panelists represent both public and private sectors.
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International Studies 164: Iraq Reconstruction

International Studies 164: Iraq Reconstruction cross listed as Political Science 159: Iraq Reconstruction Iraq is an in-conflict country. Its people live under foreign occupation and experience daily confrontations and hostilities. The country
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Medical Product Quality Systems

Learn about the essential elements of Quality System Regulations (QSR's) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's), how there is a commonality between them, and how to develop a global approach to Quality Systems in order to satisfy internati
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3.2 Anthropogenic sources of nutrients

In addition to the natural sources of nutrients referred to above, nitrogen and phosphorus enter the environment from a number of anthropogenic sources. These are considered below.


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1.2.1 Planning Your Search

Your approach to searching will depend to a great extent on what kind of person you are. In an ideal world, when searching for information for a specific purpose, we would all find what exactly we were looking for at the first attempt, especially if we are in a hurry. However, it’s always a good idea to have some kind of plan when you are searching for information, if only to help you plan your time and make sure you find the information you need. If I was starting to search for material on
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An interactive learning resource booklet on the subject of Rugby League, designed to offer the family fun educational activities to improve basic maths and English.
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Lesson 05 - One Minute Romanian
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Interactive simulation tool demonstrating formula for calculating the area of an elipse
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Teaches students to frame public health issues using a life course perspective. Introduces and examines basic principles of human development across the life span, from the prenatal period through senescence, and the idea that health outcomes reflect developmental processes. Provides a conceptual framework with which to understand the interrelationships among biological, psychological, and social factors and their influence on development and health. Also illustrates the application of this pers
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These materials are located at the KPMG University Connection website and will require a free registration (email address and password) in order to access and download them. The SOX Challenge is designed to present the content of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 in a way that is both interactive and fun. The first part of the SOX Challenge discusses a series of financial fraud cases from 2002 and examines the economic and political climate that led to the development of this legislation. The
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7.4 Evaluating your strategy and assessing your work

Present a reflective summary that gives details of:

  • A judgement of your own progress and performance in using problem-solving skills, including an assessment of your progress. Discuss your use of criteria and feedback comments to help you assess your progress.

  • Those factors that had the greatest effect on your achieving what you set out to do, including those that worked well to help you improve and those that worked less well.


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A Short History of Europe [Audio]
Speaker(s): Sir Simon Jenkins | Simon Jenkins discusses his latest book, A Short History of Europe and the lessons to be learned from European history. Simon Jenkins is a Guardian columnist, author and BBC broadcaster. Simon Glendinning (@lonanglo) is Head of the European Institute and Professor in European Philosophy. The LSE European Institute (@LSEEI) is a centre for research and graduate teaching on the processes of integration and fragmentation within Europe. In the most recent national Res
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