10 tips for greener living
Reduce your environmental impact by using these 10 tips from students Joshua Powell, Hazel Gunn, SiYu Lu, James Gorden, Janni Chandru and Swapnil Jadhav.
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Personality Psychology and Social Interaction
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The Three Lochs Way: Balloch to Helensburgh
A photographic record of the first part of the Three Lochs Way
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1.020 Ecology II: Engineering for Sustainability (MIT)
This course provides a review of physical, chemical, ecological, and economic principles used to examine interactions between humans and the natural environment. Mass balance concepts are applied to ecology, chemical kinetics, hydrology, and transportation; energy balance concepts are applied to building design, ecology, and climate change; and economic and life cycle concepts are applied to resource evaluation and engineering design. Numerical models are used to integrate concepts and to assess
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Christopher Martin on "Equity, Besides: Adam Smith and the Utility of Poverty"
Christopher Martin, Marshall Center Visiting Research Fellow, discusses "Equity, Besides: Adam Smith and the Utility of Poverty" at the 13th Annual Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought conference at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. June 29, 2012
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UMMC Physician Profile: Jonathan Chun, M.D.
This short video introduces viewers to Jonathan Chun, M.D., an assistant professor of surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Chun's special interests include sphincter-sparing surgery for colorectal cancer, surgical treatment of Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colities, surgical treatment of anorectal disorders, laparoscopic treatment of diverticulities, treatment of rectal prolapse, and screening and therapeutic colonoscopy. Watch this video to learn more about his practice a
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Matisse, Luxe, Calme et Volupté, 1904 - Smart History at Khan Academy
NOTE: Female Nudity. Henri Matisse, Luxe, calme et volupté, 1904, oil on canvas, 37 x 46 inches (Museé d'Orsay, Paris) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker. (03:26)
Painted while the artist stayed with the pointillist painter, Signac, at his home in Saint-Tropez on the Côte d'Azur. Matisse's title comes from Charles Baudelaire's poem, L'invitation au voyage (Invitation To A Voyage) from his collection, The Flowers of Evil. Luxe, calme e

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Lecture by Triple Candie
Presented by the Graduate Studies Lecture Series, this lecture by Triple Candie was recorded on December 8, 2011, at the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts. Domus magazine calls Triple Candie "one of the most mysterious and creative art institutions on the contemporary scene." Cofounded in 2001 by Shelly Bancroft and Peter Nesbett in Harlem, Triple Candie started as a more or less conventional nonprofit art space in an unconventional location. In time, however, dismayed b
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Central PA Fourth Fest fireworks crew gets wired up for Independence Day
Since 1927, there has been a July 4th celebration in Centre County. Volunteers descend upon University Park long before the holiday to prepare for the show. The Central PA 4th Fest is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation with an all volunteer board and staff. With overall costs exceeding $200,000 we fund this through generous corporate and individual contributions.
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Iran: The Next War in the Middle East? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Hamid Dabashi | Will the dispute over Iran's potential nuclear proliferation lead to war? Hamid Dabashi is the Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.
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2.2.1 Long-term rhythms in the climate

The instrumental record referred to above is based on direct temperature measurements (using thermometers), and extends back only 150 years or so. Temperatures further back in time are reconstructed from a variety of proxy data. These include historical documents, together with natural archives of climate-sensitive phenomena, such as the growth or retreat of glaciers, tree rings, corals, sediments and ice cores (see Author(s): The Open University

The Exchange: IP-Overhaul
Rob Cox and Business Insider's Henry Blodget discuss how rules in the underwriting process disadvantage investors in IPOs.
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The Physical World
This series of tracks introduces the basics of helicopter flight, quantum theory, special relativity, wave mechanics and particle physics, providing practical applications of physics and historical footage of Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr. Material is taken from The Open University course S207 The physical world. The iTunes U team. The iTunes U Team at The Open U
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Datos sobre Tenochtitlan - video en español
Tenochtitlan fue una ciudad fundada por los aztecas en un islote del lago de Texcoco en el año de 1325. La ciudad de Tenochtitlan llegó a ser una de las maravillas del Nuevo Mundo y se calcula que llegó a tener entre 150 y 200.000 habitantes. 1:23
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Situación política antes de 1500 - video en español
Los mexicas son conocidos históricamente como aztecas. Vivieron su esplendor en la ciudad de México, Tenochtitlan y constituyen junto a sus aliados Texcoco y Tlacopan la potencia hegemónica más importante de Mesoamérica hacia el 1500. 2:03
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Careers support for International Students at The University of Nottingham [Subtitled]
The Careers and Employability Service and International Office explain the support available to international students thinking about their future career and an overseas student talks about her experience of using the Careers and Employability Service.
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2.6 The portrayal of traditional symbols of power
In this unit we will examine a range of Napoleonic imagery by David, Gros and a number of other artists, beginning with comparatively simple single-figure portraits and moving on to elaborate narrative compositions such as Jaffa and Eylau. In so doing, we will have three main aims: to develop your skills of visual analysis, to examine the relationship between art and politics and to introduce you to some of the complex issues involved in interpreting works of art.
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Glancing ahead
This unit explores reasons for studying mathematics, practical applications of mathematical ideas and aims to help you to recognise mathematics when you come across it. It introduces the you to the graphics calculator, and takes you through a series of exercises from the Calculator Book, Tapping into Mathematics With the TI-83 Graphics Calculator. The unit ends by asking you to reflect on the process of studying mathematics. In order to complete this unit you will need to have obtained a Texas I
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Colin Harrop receives an honorary degree from Leeds Metropolitan University
Colin Harrop has been awarded an honorary degree for his significant contribution to the chartered surveying industry and to the region. For more information please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk
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