Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation Video
Video of excavation in progress, (for use with excavation quizzes 1 and 2) or your own purposes
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2.1 Common sense and social problems

This concern with social construction may seem troubling or even a distraction from the real business of studying social problems. However, it is built on one of the starting points of the social scientific approach, namely that in order to study society we must distance ourselves from what we already know about it. We need to become ‘strangers’ in a world that is familiar. The defining characteristic of a ‘stranger’ is that she or he does not know those things which we take for grant
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60 remarkable years
 The UK's tallest free standing work of art - Aspire - has been officially unveiled at a civic ceremony at The University of Nottingham.

The 60 metre tall sculpture was commissioned as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the University being awarded the Royal Charter.

This specially commissioned film traces historic milestones from the past sixty years at the University, and charts its continued
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VU Inside: Giving surgical robots a human touch
Bioengineer Nabil Simaan is taking robotic surgical tools to the next level by making them incredibly flexible and situationally aware.
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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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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
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What is Sustainable Development and How Can We Achieve It? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Jeffrey D Sachs | The world has agreed to adopt Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to guide global development after 2015. Professor Jeffrey Sachs will discuss the choice of SDGs and a policy and normative framework to achieve them. Jeffrey D. Sachs is a world-renowned professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor, bestselling author, and syndicated columnist whose monthly newspaper columns appear in more than 80 countries. He has twice been
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The Election Issues Tour: Washington, DC

In a series of panels cosponsored by the Review and Guardian America, contributors and editors for both publications discuss the issues shaping the 2008 election campaigns and the challenges and opportunities that will face the new administration: Politics & Prose Bookstore, Washington, DC, on October 16, 2008


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Een interactieve les over het openbaar vervoer, en vervoer algemeen. Er zitten veel oefeningen in verwerkt die de cursist aanmoedigen om de stap te zetten zelf inlichtingen te vragen aan de lijn of de Nmbs.


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The verbs saber (to know) and conocer (to know)
This video helps clear up confusion about how to use the verbs saber and conocer.  Both mean to know but are not interchangeable. The speaker explains in English and the words are displayed on the screen. (04:56)

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Government Debt, Susan Jacoby and Photographer lori Grinker
Does America's $9 trillion federal debt mean we are mortgaging our future and jeopardizing individual savings, healthcare, and retirement for generations to come? Bill Moyers gets a reality check from Public Agenda's Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson, co-authors of Where Does the Money Go?: Your Guided Tour to the Federal Budget Crisis. Susan Jacoby, author of THE AGE OF AMERICAN UNREASON, talks about the crisis of ignorance in the U.S. and how a 'flight from reason' is playing out in American poli
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Capriccio Italien, Op.45 by Tchaikovsky
Capriccio Italien, Op.45 by Tchaikovsky was performed by the University of Richmond Symphony Orchestra, April 2014, under the direction of Alexander Kordzaia.
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Discussion en mode synchrone (Module 4.3) (Vidéo)

MOOC "Internet, les autres et moi" : cours en ligne délivré du 27 janvier 2014 au 31 mars 2014 sur la plateforme FUN-MOOC.

Semaine 4 : Travailler en groupe avec le numérique
Cours 3 : Discussion en mode synchrone


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"The Marbury Lens" by Andrew Smith--Book Trailer
Watch this book trailer video for The Marbury Lens, a young adult novel by Andrew Smith. The Marbury lens is a suspense thriller and fantasy novel that begins when sixteen-year-old Jack gets drunk and is in the wrong place at the wrong time. He is kidnapped. He escapes, narrowly. The only person he tells is his best friend, Conner. When they arrive in London as planned for summer break, a stranger hands Jack a pair of glasses. Through the lenses, he sees another world called Marbury. There
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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Three men arrested, accused of gang-rape, hanging teen girls
More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Indian police arrested a third suspect in connection with a brutal attack that ended with two teenage girls hanging from a mango tree in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. 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 aro
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Tuesday July 22 2014, Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, 11am Ceremony
Tuesday July 22 2014. Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, 11am Ceremony, School of Social, Psychological & Communication Sciences.
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State of the U.S. and Emerging Markets in 2015, Dr. Rakesh Mohan, IMF
Dr. Rakesh Mohan is Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund in Washington D.C., representing India Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan since 1 November 2012. To learn more about Dr. Mohan, please visit http://www.rakeshmohan.com/. Dr. Mohan was a keynote speaker for the 2015 Darden Global Conference. For additional information on this conference, please visit http://www.darden-ibs.org/#!about1/c13jt.
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Worship Service - 7/27/14 - Meghan Feldmeyer
Worship service for the Seventh Sunday After Pentecost. Click on the time code in the list below to jump to a particular part of the liturgy. 0:03 Prelude: “Jesus Christ, who turned God’s anger away from us,” “Our Father in Heaven,” and “All glory be to God on high” by Johann Sebastian Bach 18:21 Processional Hymn: “Hope of the World” 26:19 Old Testament Lesson: Psalm 119:129-136 27:40 Anthem: “Jesus, Lover of My Soul,” Alan Hovhaness 32:08 New Testament Lesson: Roman
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1.4.6 P is for Provenance

The provenance of a piece of information (i.e. who produced it? where did it come from?) may provide another useful clue to its reliability. It represents the 'credentials' of a piece of information that support its status and perceived value. It is therefore very important to be able to identify the author, sponsoring body or source of your information.

Why is this important?

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