Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalists Inspire Kent State Audience
Husband-and-wife duo Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, who combine journalism and activism in their unique brand of reporting centered on human rights abuses and advocacy, were the featured presenters at the fourth Kent State University Presidential Speaker Series on Nov. 14 in the Kent Student Center Ballroom. Kristof and WuDunn are the first married couple to win a Pulitzer Prize in journalism for their coverage of China's Tiananmen Square democracy movement. The couple spent the afternoon
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Harmonie dans l'univers : entre science et musique (Vidéo)

Conférence de l'Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris présentée par Jean-Philippe Uzan (astrophysicien à l'IAP, directeur adjoint de l'Institut Henri Poincaré), le 7 janvier 2014.


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4.131 Architectural Design, Level II: Material Essence: The Glass House (MIT)
The theme that unites the Level II studios in the fall semester is a focus upon the 'making of architecture and built form' as a tectonic, technical and materially driven endeavor. It is a design investigation that is rooted in a larger culture of materiality and the associated phenomena, but a study of the language and production of built form as an integrated response to the conceptual proposition of the project. The studio will look to works of architecture where the material tectonic and its
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1.2.2 Bringing in the atmosphere: the natural greenhouse effect

As a dam built across a river causes a local deepening of the stream, so our atmosphere, thrown as a barrier across the terrestrial rays, produces a local heightening of the temperature at the Earth's surface.

(Tyndall, 1862, quoted in Weart, 2004)

Thus, writing in 1862, John Tyndall (Figure 6) described the key to our modern understanding of why the Earth's surface is so much warmer than t
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Peru: A Race in the Rain Forest
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/project/south-america-peru-global-warming-rainforest-cloud-forest-ecosystem-research-greenhouse-gas Pulitzer reporter Justin Catanoso traveled to the Amazon basin of southern to Peru to embed with a group of tropical biologists in order to see firsthand how tropical forests are responding to climate change, and the implications that response is having on global weather and temperatures. This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Peru: R
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[HTML] Hello World
This is a quick tutorial in Html basics for creating your first Hello world page.  It goes through a series of steps that appear on the screen.  The audio is difficult to hear. The audio must be turned up and the screen enlarged in order for students to watch.  (06:22)
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Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
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1.2.3 Activity 2

Before you read on, I would like you to dwell for just a moment on the significance of this shift from direct investment by Western firms to the establishment of subcontracting ties with overseas partners. Aside from outside firms being able to p
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Cruz confirms presidential bid
Republican Texas Senator Ted Cruz confirms plans to run for president in the 2016 election. 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, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters
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General OR Anesthesia
Anesthesiologists and support staff ensure that you receive high -quality anesthesiology services during your surgical procedure. Related Links: Perioperative Services http://www.umm.edu/perioperative-services/ Department of Anesthesiology http://medschool.umaryland.edu/anesthesiology/ UMMC Division of General Surgery http://www.umm.edu/general_surgery/
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Implementing Mobile and e-learning in Health and Social Care
As part of a submission for the IMS Global Award, this film discusses the outputs of the ALPS CETL and demonstrates the impact that they have had on learning and assessment in practice settings, particularly focussing on the development of competency maps, 360degree multiprofessional asessment tools and the use of mobile technology to deliver these innovative assessment processes to the Health and Social Care students on placement.
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GS-20: Making a photo book
Discover an elegant way to share your photos with family and friends. Create a photo book that you can print yourself or have professionally printed. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
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The Economist explains: How people and companies avoid paying taxes


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Rice Creek Field Station: Journey to the Future, Part 1
First chapter of time-lapse footage showing the transformation of Rice Creek Field Station from 2012 to its 2013 reopening. Pictures: Sara Roe. Concept/revisions: Diann Jackson. For more info on Rice Creek Field Station, visit http://www.oswego.edu/ricecreek
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Bill Gates debunks three myths


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Edge Show 89 - vRSS and Networking With Gabriel Silva | Edge

In this episode of the Edge show Simon May and Rick "Server Hugger, Cloud Lover!" Claus talk through some stuff that Microsoft released this week including the General Availability of Hyper-V Recovery manager. TheAuthor(s): RicksterCDN, Simon May

The great plant hunt
The Wellcome Trust commissioned and funded the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew to create the Great Plant Hunt to mark the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth and to inspire young people about Darwin’s scientific ideas and their impact. The Great Plant Hunt is aimed at primary school children encouraging them to explore the natural world and collaborate with other schools in the largest ever school science project. Schools are tasked with setting up walks around their school grounds so that t
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Mummified Arctic Forest Provides Clues of Dramatic Climate Change
No trees grow on windswept Ellesmere Island in the northernmost reaches of Canada. But Ohio State University researchers have just discovered signs that things were different millions of years ago in the mummified remains of a forest uprooted in an avalanche. Melting snow cascading off the side of a glacier uncovered broken tree trunks, branches, and even leaves perfectly preserved with their DNA intact. These remains constitute the northernmost mummified plant material ever found in the Canadia
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Tragedy of the European Union: Disintegration or Revival?: how Europe must now choose between econom
Speaker(s): George Soros, Anatole Kaletsky | This event marks the publication of George Soros' new book, Tragedy of the European Union: Disintegration or Revival?: How Europe Must Now Choose Between Economic and Political Revival or Disintegration in which he reveals the roots of Europe's current financial crisis and comprehensively assesses the consequences of that crisis for the global economy and on the political ideals embodied by the European Union. In this concise and illuminating volume,
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