16.00 Introduction to Aerospace Engineering and Design (MIT)
The fundamental concepts, and approaches of aerospace engineering, are highlighted through lectures on aeronautics, astronautics, and design. Active learning aerospace modules make use of information technology. Student teams are immersed in a hands-on, lighter-than-air (LTA) vehicle design project, where they design, build, and fly radio-controlled LTA vehicles. The connections between theory and practice are realized in the design exercises. Required design reviews precede the LTA race competi
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Filthy, stagnant floodwaters threaten thousands of Bolivian children
Polluted floodwaters in Bolivia, where livestock are dead and rotting, pose a threat to thousands of children that continue to drink the water. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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.
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Tensions high in Mexico after teacher dies in Acapulco protest
More demonstrations in Mexico after a teacher dies during a violent protest. Julie Noce reports. 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 has maintained its reputation
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2008 Gabor Annual Lecture - The Energy Challenge
Professor Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith, Theoretical Physics, Oxford and Chair ITER Council, presents the seventh Gabor Annual Lecture
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Extreme ultraviolet variability experiment (EUVE)
The Extreme ultraviolet Variability Experiment (EVE), part of the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) mission, was launched on 11 February 2010. EVE is one of three instrument suites on the SDO and will measure "Solar extreme ultraviolet (EUV) irradiance with unprecedented spectral resolution, temporal cadence, accuracy, and precision". The EVE program "will incorporate physics-based models of the Solar EUV irradiance to advance the understanding of Solar EUV irradiance variations based on the
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La numérisation permet, dans de nombreux domaines, de mieux visualiser, étudier, mesurer des objets ou des scènes du monde réel.

Les modèles virtuels directement issus des appareils de numérisation sont cependant le plus souvent inutilisables en l'état, car non structurés.
Ils nécessitent d'être transformés en modèles virtuels de plus haut ...
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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
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21A.355J The Anthropology of Biology (MIT)
If the twentieth century was the century of physics, the twenty-first promises to be the century of biology. This subject examines the cultural, political, and economic dimensions of biology in the age of genomics, biotechnological enterprise, biodiversity conservation, pharmaceutical bioprospecting, and synthetic biology. Although we examine such social concerns as bioterrorism, genetic modification, and cloning, this is not a class in bioethics, but rather an anthropological inquiry into how t
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3.052 Nanomechanics of Materials and Biomaterials (MIT)
This course focuses on the latest scientific developments and discoveries in the field of nanomechanics, the study of forces and motion on extremely tiny (10-9 m) areas of synthetic and biological materials and structures. At this level, mechanical properties are intimately related to chemistry, physics, and quantum mechanics. Most lectures will consist of a theoretical component that will then be compared to recent experimental data (case studies) in the literature. The course begins with a ser
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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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Caryn Saxon - Academic Spotlight
Caryn Saxon is the coordinator for the Networks for Girls program in Missouri State University's Center for Dispute Resolution, and a student in the criminology program. She was selected to conduct listening research through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and the Center for Girls and Young Women at the National Council on Crime and Delinquency. These listening sessions will identify priorities for the recently established National Girls Institute. The institute is
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At least 14 dead in Kenya university attack
At least 14 people are killed and scores wounded when gunmen storm a university campus near Kenya's border with Somalia. 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
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Science Fair Project (Hot Ice)
This is a brief video of a school science fair project that won first place. Sodium Acetate was used in the project to create "hot ice", a liquid substance that instantly turns solid when touched. The video is set to music with brief descriptions written on the screen.  No narration or explanation provided. Explanation: The reaction is exothermic and is often found in hand warmers. Run time 03:14.
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The Art of Bargaining
Trenton Anderson
I come from a deep line of sales and understanding people. These next couple of points will teach you so much on how to bargain for the best deal.
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La pensée complexe pas si compliquée ! (Vidéo)

Dans cette vidéo, Francine Pellaud présente plusieurs principes qui permettent d'appréhender au mieux la complexité : principe d'interdépendance, principe de non permanence, principe hologrammatique, principe rétroactif, principe d'ambivalence, principe de gérance des flux, principe de non certitude ou encore principe de précaution.


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Virtual Maths, Brick Density - Water Displacement method
Presentation explaining how to calculate the density of a brick using water displacement method.
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587 - More British & American Differences. Quotation Marks with Periods and Commas
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Dr Dan Laughey, an expert in media theory and media education has just sixty seconds to describe his research interests. https://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/research/2788.htm http://mediacentre.leedsmet.ac.uk/author/dr-dan-laughey/
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Stewart Harper - Applying For Our Online Postgraduate Courses
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
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