Bonjour Asia! Club Med chases the new jet set
Sept. 3 - Club Med is aiming to capture the China market as tourism booms in the world's number two economy. CEO and Chairman Henri Giscard d'Estaing talks about its expansion plans on the mainland.
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9.3 Differential sensitivity

Absolute thresholds represent only one type of threshold; one could also ask whether the subject can detect a difference between two stimuli. The threshold for detection of difference is called a difference threshold or difference limen (DL). The difference threshold is a measure of the smallest detectable difference between two stimuli. Basically it answers the psychophysical question: ‘How different must two stimuli (e.g. two weights, two colours, two sounds) b
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Introduction

This unit is designed for those who are employed in the health services, perhaps as a paramedic or as operating theatre staff. If you are a student, you will have a tutor to help you, and perhaps a work-based mentor supplied by the employer – normally the NHS. The aim is to use the workplace as a teaching arena that helps provide relevance and meaning to the activities you undertake, and it is especially designed to be relevant to students' current or future employment in health areas.

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6.1 Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations

For those companies involved in the handling of chemicals and/or biological material there are a number of additional regulations. These are known as the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations. These were introduced in 1988, and the last update was in 1999. These regulations apply to chemicals, biological hazards and dusts.

The essential requirements are that the employer must:

  • make an assessment of the health risk to empl
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Perceptual Illusions
Al Seckel, a cognitive neuroscientist, explores the perceptual illusions that fool our brains. Loads of eye tricks help him prove that not only are we easily fooled, we kind of like it. Seckel explores how eye tricks can reveal the way the brain processes visual information.
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SAIS Welcomes Next Dean Vali Nasr
On Thursday, March 29, SAIS held a welcome reception for incoming Dean Vali Nasr. Other speakers included JHU President Ronald Daniels, JHU Provost Lloyd Minor and current SAIS Dean Jessica Einhorn.
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Shel Silverstein-"Boa Constrictor"
A student made picture video of Shel Silverstein's poem "Boa Constrictor." (1:19)
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Seven Wonders Of The Ancient World

Video is a tour of the ancient wonders of the world.  Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt, c.2650 BC., Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Babylon (Iraq), 600 BC, Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, Turkey, 550 BC, Statue of Zeus at Olympia, Greece, 435 BC, Mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus, Turkey, 351 BC, Colossus of Rhodes, Greece, c.280 BC, and Pharos of Alexandria, Egypt, c.285 BC.  This video also includes how the wonders were destr
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Record number of Americans in poverty
Summary of business headlines: 46 million Americans in poverty, according to U.S. census; "Super Committee" gets a warning; Best Buy warns; Wall Street ends higher.
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Amusing introduction to hydrogen
An amusing introduction to the properties of hydrogen.  Illustrates that hydrogen is lighter than air, with a balloon.  A wild-haired professor discusses the element, that it's part of water, and introduces the notion of deuterium.  Finally, the hydogen balloon is exploded with some fire.  Part of the Periodic Table of Videos series; periodicvideos.com.
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Newton's Laws Examples (Part 2) - Khan Academy
A couple of more examples involving Newton's Laws. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' (09:22)
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3.7 Moon39: Apollo 14 station C

The panorama was collected by Alan Shepard at station C-Prime. (QuickTime, 500KB, note: this may take some time to download depending on your connection speed)

3 Key skills assessment courses

This section gives advice and guidance to help you compile and present a portfolio of selected work. You are strongly advised to read through this section so that you have an idea of what is expected.

The key skills assessment courses provide an opportunity for you to integrate your development of key skills with your work or study. You may choose to concentrate on skills that you need to develop and improve for your job, for a new course, or personally to help you keep abreast of new d
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2.3.4 Klein bottle

There are two other surfaces that can be obtained by identifying both pairs of opposite edges of a rectangle. In one of these, shown in Figure 31, we first identify the edges AB and A'B', labelled a, in the direction shown by the arrowheads. This gives us a cylinder, as before. We then try to identify the cylinder
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Pelvis (Part 1) Tutorial
Video uses hand drawn diagrams to identify and discuss the structure and physiology of the pelvis. Focus on the pelvic girdle and joints. Good review for a test. Music in background is a little distracting, and video is a little blurry. Grades 9-12. 4:25 min.
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9.3 Parents' responses to the risks

Bellaby, P. (2003) ‘Communication and miscommunication of risk: understanding UK parents' attitudes to combined MMR vaccination’, British Medical Journal, 327, 27 September 2003, pp. 725–28. Reproduced by permission from the BMJ Publishing Group; Mary Evans Picture Library Ltd; P A Photos.

Although road transport crashes carry by far the largest risk of the three, they have raised little controversy.

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