Money talks: Crude awakening

ExxonMobil is pursuing an aggressive plan for oil investment. Charlotte Howard, our energy editor, explains why. Also, Brian Roberts, CEO of Comcast has a record of wrong-footing critics—can he do so again? And the producers of China’s ancient liquor, baijiu, plan to go global. Host Simon Long tastes it.


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9.3 PLATO DE ESPAGUETIS

Actividad 9.3

Find out which of the following words go together by following the spaghetti strands.

Busque los pares.

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Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari discuss Rosewater | BFI #LFF
Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari in discussion | BFI London Film Festival. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/subscribetotheBFI. Watch the full event here: http://explore.bfi.org.uk/543e596a744a7 In 2009 Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari was incarcerated and interrogated in an Iranian prison for 118 days. Journalist Jane Corbin chairs a discussion between Bahari and Jon Stewart, the director and screenwriter of Rosewater (2014), a film about Bahari’s imprisonment. Watch more on the BFI Player:
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Historical Collections of Private Passages of State: Volume 2 - 1629-38
The second volume covers much of the period of Charles I's Personal Rule, a period of increasing political and religious tension.
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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • use search engines confidently to locate information and images on the web

  • address critically resources that have been located on the web

  • describe some of the processes underlying search engines.


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Flitskaartjes Contact 1 t.e.m. 3 - Beaufort 5
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Dit zijn afdrukbare flitskaartjes voor Contact één t.e.m. drie.

Ze dienen om de leerlingen de woordjes in te laten oefenen.


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Acknowledgements

Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see terms and conditions), this content is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 Licence

This unit was originally prepared for TeachandLearn.net by Diane Newall with contribution
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Harvard helps bring science and social action to Mexico’s Lake Chapala
A few years ago reports arose about suspected contamination of fish in Lake Chapala, the largest lake in Mexico and a breadbasket for those who rely on its fish for protein. Harvard and public health allies in Mexico established Proyecto Chapala, studied at-risk pregnant mothers and their toddlers, assessed the fish (verdict: they are largely safe to eat), drew up a list of future environmental health studies, and expanded the project to empower and educate local children and their mothers.
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3.1 Skimming

Did you read the Layard article quickly enough, or perhaps too quickly? Reading speed is a persistent worry when you study. There always seems to be much more to read than you have time for, so you feel a tremendous pressure to read faster. But then, if you go too fast, you don't learn much. So what is the ‘right’ speed? The answer is – it depends on what you are trying to achieve.

It's surprising how much you can pick up if you push on quickly through a few pages.

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Between the Lions: Cliff Hanger and the Yodeling Yellow Yak
Two scientists yearning to find a yodeling yellow yak just might be the key to Cliff Hanger's salvation, in this y-filled installment of Between the Lions' thrilling action-and-phonics serial.  In this video, the some of the words are printed out on the screen.  Video would be good for early readers. 
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, 3D Cylinder simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the volume of a 3D cylinder
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How Income Inequality May Be Hurting Economic Growth
Rising income inequality is shaving points off economic growth, but the effect could be mitigated by improving access to quality education, according to a recent OECD report.
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Rhyming Poems for Children
Narrator reads a book of short poems that rhyme in this video. The book's pictures each page and teaches children about rhyming. Illustrations depict daily life in Sri Lanka. (8:33)
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Burglary project
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
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Sociology
The free open textbook is organized into 5 Units that align with the Introduction to Sociology course taught at many colleges and universities.  It includes case studies and a glossary. The units include:Unit 1 Intro, Theories, and ResearchThis unit addresses history of sociology, the sociological imagination, theorists and social theories, and research.Unit 2 Social LifeThis unit addresses culture, socialization, society and groups, and collective behaviorUnit 3 Nuts, Sluts, and
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Algorithmes pour les réseaux ad hoc
Au cœur de la convergence technologique entre l’internet et les communications mobiles sans fil se développent des réseaux mobiles d’un nouveau genre : les réseaux ad hoc.
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Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
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Solving Trigonometric Equations with Identities
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The reason why Randall Fallows wrote Exploring Perspectives: A Concise Guide to Analysis is simple: to help give students a better understanding of how to discover, develop, and revise an analytical essay. Here is how his 5 chapter book goes about doing just that:The first two chapters focus on the nature of an analysis and what’s involved in writing an analytical essay.Randall shows that analysis consists of a balance of assertions (statements which present their viewpoints or l
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Peer evaluation - counting your pupils' scores : Overzicht
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Met dit document kan je heel snel achterhalen hoeveel de gemiddelde score bedraagt die leerlingen toekenden aan hun medeleerlingen tijdens een peer evaluation. Je hoeft niet meer op te tellen.

This is a handy document to suss out …


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