Governing Climate Change After Copenhagen
Ngaire Woods chairs a panel discussion looking into the political, economic and environmental consequences of the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference last year.
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4.3 Attending across modalities

The preceding section raised the issue of attention operating (and to some extent failing) across two sensory modalities. By focusing on distraction we ignored the fact that sight and sound (and other senses) often convey mutually supporting information. A classic example is lip-reading. Although few of us would claim any lip-reading skills, it turns out that, particularly in noisy surroundings, we supplement our hearing considerably by watching lip movements. If attention is concerned with u
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The Busy Electron

Oxidation and corrosion reactions are explained, and real world solutions to these problems are discussed. The principles of electrochemical cell design are explained through batteries, sensors, and a solar-powered car. New applications of lithium batteries are spurring medical and technological advances.

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2.4.1 Multimode distortion

With multimode fibre, the main cause of pulses spreading is the multiple paths that signals can traverse as they travel along the fibre. This phenomenon of multimode distortion is illustrated in Figure 5.


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School Uniforms
The video explores the benefits of implementing a school uniform policy which include: an improvement in student achievement, a decrease in peer pressure, less spending on clothes, and a reduction in gang issues.  (01:26)
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The view from Britain: Election day


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1.782 Environmental Engineering Masters of Engineering Project (MIT)
This class is one of the core requirements for the Environmental Masters of Engineering program. It is designed to teach about environmental engineering through the use of case studies, computer software tools, and seminars from industrial experts. Case studies provide the basis for group projects as well as individual theses. Past case studies have included the MMR Superfund site on Cape Cod; restoration of the Florida Everglades; dredging of Boston Harbor; local watershed trading programs; app
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Eclipse at The Ingram Commons
Watch as the class of 2021 join together to experience a once in a lifetime full solar eclipse on The Ingram Commons. Follow Vanderbilt on Twitter: https://twitter.com/vanderbiltu, on Instagram: http://instagram.com/vanderbiltu and on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vanderbilt. See all Vanderbilt social media at http://social.vanderbilt.edu.
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2.11.1 Revision: choosing and booking hotels

In this session, you will revise choosing and booking hotel rooms, understanding directions, identifying and using dates (years).

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LaRV1 Introduction to Chapter 1
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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the physical basis of the natural greenhouse effect, including the meaning of the term radiative forcing

  • know something of the way various human activities are increasing emmissions of the natural greenhouse gases, and are also contributing to sulphate aerosols in the troposphere

  • demonstrate an awareness of the difficulties involved in the detection of any unusual global warming ‘signal
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1.5 Obesity

At the time of writing (2004) 20% of the adult population of the UK is classified as obese. The number of obese children has doubled since 1982, 10% of six year olds and 17% of fifteen year olds are now classified as obese. As shown in Table 4, obesity is recognized when the BMI exceeds 30 and occurs quite simply when energ
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OpenLuchtEducatie : OLE
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Naast achtergrondinfo rond openluchteducatie, biedt deze site een heleboel nuttige tips en links om meteen aan de slag te gaan. 

Het komt erop neer om tijdens de lessen vaker naar buiten te gaan i.p.v. te blijven zitten in het klaslokaal. …


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Wind Farms
Farmers look at wind energy as a way of going green.

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Filmbespreking : Opdrachten
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Als eerste opdracht zoeken leerlingen zaken op zoals de naam van de regisseur, producent en datum van de filmpremière. Nadien volgt een rekenopdracht en tot slot schrijven ze een filmrecensie, waarbij ze rekening houden met zes tips.

 


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2.1.1 Try some yourself

Activity 1

Read the following expression out aloud or write it out in full in words:

  • (a) 21 + 34 = 55

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1L Faculty Advising Sessions: Immigration Law
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Spelfiches : App met spelen van Jeugddienst Don Bosco
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In de app kan je zoeken op naam, leeftijd, terrein of type spel. Je ontdek welke spelen andere enthousiastelingen het leukste vonden en bewaart er je eigen favorieten in. Ben je avontuurlijker ingesteld? Schud met je telefoon en ontdek welk spel …


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