The History of the Apple Tree
The history of the apple tree dates back thousands of years,
beginning in the Nile river valley and throughout Europe and the Middle East. In this clip learn about how apples made it to America with information and tips from a sustainable gardener.

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2 Radiation from the galaxies

Stars occur in great collections called galaxies. The distribution and motion of galaxies provide us with the first important experimental information on which we shall build our understanding of the type of universe we inhabit. So, what do we know about galaxies?

All the stars that can be distinguished by the naked eye – a few thousand in number – belong to one galaxy: our own Milky Way Galaxy. Sometimes it is just written Galaxy, with a capital G, to distinguish it from all
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From Intuition to Precision
Design has been described as making inspire decisions with incomplete information. True, we may use prior knowledge, we may even think we understand the causalites involved, but what really matters is exploration: of new forms, of new materials, and speculation about the response to the resulting effects. Essentially, this exploration has its own dynamics, involving intuition and spontaneity, and without which there is no design. But of course we all know that this is not the whole story. Design
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Reading the Code of Life

DNA is central to cell activity, replicating with great fidelity and carrying the information for all proteins. Organisms also regulate the products made from genes in an effort to conserve energy and adapt to new environments.

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Biodiversity
With current extinction rates exceeding those of previous mass extinctions, many biodi versity studies focus on efforts to count the Earth’s species before they are lost. This session explores current field experiments studying complex ecosystems and how environmental and biodiversity changes might affect their functions.
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Jane Austen: Lessons in Love
This two minute video explains actions of Jane Austen and how it was important at that time for a woman to marry and Austen fell in love with a rich man. This video deals with the impact of her subsequent rejection of her suitor on her writing. Let the video run and two others videos show that add more depth to her works. It would be of benefit to show all of these videos to gain a better understanding of her life. The time to show all the videos is about 5:30 minutes.
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Jane Austen's Life at Chowton Cottage
Jane Austen's Life at Chowton Cottage - Learn about Jane Austen's happy life writing at Chowton Cottage. (05:28)
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Glucose Song Sung to Tune of "Honey, Honey"
Tune- Sugar, Sugar, Honey, Honey explains how the body uses glucose. Slow animation, but younger students will enjoy the video. Key vocabulary words include glycolysis, glucose, fuel, monosaccharide sugar, lactate, and insulin (Running Time 2:45).
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The Harvest Moon
Although most think of the "harvest moon" as a bright full moon any time in the late summer or early fall, defined properly it is the full moon closest to the fall equinox in September in the Northern Hemisphere. THe slide show explains the history behind the "harvest" name for the moon, as well as why it appears larger in the horizon with its pale yellow, orange or red tinge. This slide show does not include audio.
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How to Write an Essay
How to Write an Essay. Part of the series: Academic Writing Tips. Writing an essay typically consists of composing an introductory paragraph, an elaborated body and a concluding paragraph. Write an essay with tips from a produced playwright in this free video on...
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Lost Worlds: The Vikings 3
The History Channel shows us the Lost World of the Vikings and the advances and technology of the Nordic culture.
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Reading Words With Digraphs - Hooked on Phonics
This video contains digraphs -ch, -tch, -sh, -th, -mp, -nd, -ng. Each consonant group is shown on the screen and sounded out by a narrator. Then the sounds are shown in the context of a word which is spelled out on the screen. This is repeated several times, giving the viewer time to practice each sound and corresponding word. Good use of color to highlight sounds. (4:21)
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Asia Regional Night: Japan
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform Nov. 12, 2011, during Homecoming festivities. http://www.thunderbird.edu
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5.2.2 Opening up ideas: analysing the question

What do you need to know about your assignment? Most importantly, what it's about (i.e. the topic). Once you have worked this out, you are in a better position to gauge how much you already know and how much you will need to find out.

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Pythagorean Theorem Proofs
The Pythagorean theorem is one of the most well-known theorems in mathematics and is frequently used in Geometry proofs. The Pythagorean theorem states that in a right triangle the sum of its squared legs equals the square of its hypotenuse. (5:06)
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Lecture 26, December 3, 2012
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures - Lecture 26, December 3, 2012 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures > Lecture 26, December 3, 2012
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Franklin Roosevelt Biography
Franklin D. Roosevelt's life is explored in this fast paced video. Students may have to have polio explained to them. The Second World War's impact is shown, but not much about his promotion of improving the country's economic achievements.

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How to upgrade the Apple Mac Pro - Upgrade Memory, Hard drive, PCI-e card on Vimeo
In just 5 minutes, Guy Cochran from the DVeStore shows how to upgrade three key components of the Apple Mac Pro. Memory (RAM) Hard drive PCI-e card are upgraded in the video.  Each step is demonstrated as Guy talks you through the process. (5:33)
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Tip 03: Keyboard Shortcuts
Watch Tip 03: Keyboard Shortcuts. Give your mouse a rest. Mac OS X gives you dozens of simple keyboard shortcuts and makes it just as easy to customize your own keyboard shortcuts.
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2.3.2 Geophysical methods — seismic surveying

Geophysical survey methods use measurements made at or near the Earth's surface to investigate the subsurface geology. The most widely used geophysical method is seismic reflection surveying; a rapid and highly cost-effective way of gathering data.

A seismic source (produced either by the explosive release of compressed air in a shallow borehole, or a heavy pad vibrated hydraulically at the surface) generates seismic waves that travel through the ground (
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