Nuclear Disarmament in a Changing World
"Nuclear Disarmament in a Changing World" Preventing the proliferation of nuclear weapons has emerged as one of the most complicated problems of the twenty-first century. The events of 9/11 have put this danger in an even sharper focus. Dr. Robert Gallucci, President of the MacArthur Foundation, discusses how the US and the international community are dealing with this challenge and what can be done to reduce the danger caused by these weapons.
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6 Conclusion

William Wilberforce died on 29 July 1833, two days after hearing that the legislation for the abolition of slavery in British dominions had successfully completed its passage through the House of Commons, a fitting conclusion to the work he had begun nearly half a century before.

The Practical View both reflected and contributed to a major shift in religious consciousness of which the continuing growth of the Evangelical movement was the most striking manifestation. Methodist num
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INN Placement Website
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
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14.03 Microeconomic Theory and Public Policy (MIT)
This class presents microeconomic theory and applications of consumer and producer behavior and welfare analysis at an intermediate level. In addition to standard competitive models, we study deviations due to externalities, asymmetric information, and imperfect rationality. We apply this material to policy debates including minimum wage regulations, food stamp provision, trade protection, educational credentials, health insurance markets, and real estate markets.
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instructables
This is a site that is a vast source for hands on creations and DYIs concepts taught but not well understood on a practical level are easy to practice here 
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Duke Medicine Profiles: Mark E. Leithe, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's heart specialists. Learn more about Mark Leithe, MD at http://www.dukemedicine.org/find-doctors-physicians/mark-e-leithe-md.
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Galileo: Sunspots
Galileo used his telescope to gather data about the heavens, and his observations and theories sparked much controversy. Contrary to the popular belief of the time, Galileo suggested that Earth was not the center of the universe. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, the importance of unbiased scientific inquiry is demonstrated by Galileo's observations of sunspots. Closed captioning included.  Run time 03:42.
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Economic Update: Economic "Side-Effects"
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Challenges of being a CEO: American Express
American Express CEO Ken Chenault talks to London Business School about turning points in his career, lessons in leadership and shares useful career advice.
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Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s): No creator set

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I Have a Dream Today
A poem by Joss Sheldon, author of the rhyming anti-war novel 'Involution & Evolution'. (02:00)
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3.3 Extending the distance scale

Having reviewed some of the properties of galaxies, we are now in a position to return to the question of how we are to develop further our methods of measuring distance.

The various steps taken in determining larger distances from known smaller ones are often called ‘rungs in the distance ladder’. The process of constructing a rung has been:

  1. Find a measurable quantity associated with a class of objects.

  2. Observe how the measura
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4 Play

The activity in this section considers the importance of play as an expression of children's agency and as a contributory factor to children's wellbeing. You will be encouraged to reflect on how children's play intersects with your own role and relationships with children, and the level of opportunities children have for play beyond the gaze and influence of adults. You will critically analyse the extent to which some children are denied opportunities for play, and how play space itself is so
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Research Strategies 2011 - Lecture 8
Testimonials on the beginning, middle and end of a thesis by three RMIT students Research in the School of Global Studies, Social Science and Planning ( http://www.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=0bliob8d0qbtz )
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The Role of Banks
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Explain how banks act as intermediaries between savers and borrowers Evaluate the relationship between […]

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Jeffersonian or Hamiltonian?

Jeffersonian or Hamiltonian? Every college student, indeed every literate person, is expected to choose up sides and pin a label on himself in the Great Debate. Most people today consider themselves as Jeffersonians. Groups as diverse as the States' Rights (or Dixiecrat) movement and the Communists consider themselves heirs to the Jeffersonian mantle. At one and the same time, conservative southerners refer to themselves as "Jeffersonian Democrats," while the leading revolutionary Marxist sch
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3.9 Moon41: Apollo 15 station 2

The panorama was collected by James B. Irwin at Station 2. David Scott is to the left of the rover. He is examining a boulder. The large hill to the left of the rover is the summit of Mt. Hadley Delta. (QuickTime, 400KB, note: this may take some time to download depending on your connection speed)

Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
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Best Practices for Securing Azure SQL Database | Azure Friday

Scott learns how to secure Azure SQL Database with Jack Richins. We cover getting started and best practices for a more secure database.

Areas covered in this video:

  •  Azure security and compliance
  •  Understanding Azure role (hardware, network, OS, and SQL Server)
  •  Understanding Network SSL/TLS, IP Restrictions, and Least Privilege

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Episode 156: Virtual Networks with Narayan Annamalai | Microsoft Azure Cloud Cover Show

In this episode Chris Risner and Haishi Bai are joined by Narayan Annamalai, a Program Manager on the Virtual Networks team.  Today Narayan discusses Azure Virtual Networks as well as hybrid connections. VNets allow you to create a secure and isolated trust boundary for your resources within Azure.  This also allows you to seamlessly connect resour
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