Terry Eagleton on the metaphysics of terror
Big Ideas presents British cultural theorist, Terry Eagleton, on The Metaphysics of Terror. This archival lecture was originally part of a 4-part series and recorded at the University of Toronto in January 2004.
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Reporting on the Middle East

  Frank Gardner, OBE

Frank Gardner OBE addresses the graduating class of 2006 as he receives his honorary degree of Doctor of Letters.

He talks about his first degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies from Exeter University and how it led to his current job with the BBC. He also touches on his accident in Saudi Arabia and how Middle Eastern views have sometimes been misconstrued by the mainstream media.

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Fast Math Tricks - Multiply by Doubling and Halving
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Itai Sharon at the 2014 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting
By: JGI Itai Sharon, UC Berkeley, at the 9th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 20, 2014 in Walnut Creek, Calif.
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2.4 Homeomorphic surfaces

As we stated in Section 1, our aim is to classify surfaces up to homeomorphism. So it is worthwhile spending a little time examining what sorts of transformations of surfaces are homeomorphisms. We shall restrict the description to surfaces in space, as these are easier to deal with, though the result at the end of this subsection applies to all surfaces.

Recall that a homeomorphism between two topological spaces (such as surfaces in space) is a bijection with the property that b
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London Radicalism 1830-1843 - A selection of the papers of Francis Place
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Ethical Insights: Big Data and Privacy, Navigating Benefits, Risks and Ethical Boundaries
Jules Polonetsky – executive director of the Future of Privacy Forum, explores what is “big data” and how is it evolving, challenges “big data” presents for privacy, best practices in balancing benefits and risks, and who decides how “big data” is used. Ethical Insights is hosted by Ron James, president and CEO of the Center for Ethical Business Cultures (CEBC).
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Turkish police disperse mine protest
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 17 - Police fire rubber bullets and water cannon at protesters in the town of Soma after mine disaster. Paul Chapman 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 internat
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Juifs, chrétiens, musulmans : 15 siècles de cohabitation en Europe. Enseigner la diversité religieuse dans nos écoles

La diversité religieuse en Europe s’enracine dans les pratiques des sociétés médiévales. Les dirigeants du moyen âge, chrétiens et musulmans, accordèrent des statuts protégés et inférieurs à c
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A look at last week’s climate talks in Paris: what was agreed on, how realistic the goals are and whether there is reason to be optimistic
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Mark Hansen, Director of the David and Helen Gurley Brown Institute for Media and Innovation, champions the potential of Big Data in journalistic practice, crafting stories through algorithm, computation, and visualization.
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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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Solidarity protests for Bosnia reach neighboring Serbia
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Unrest reaches Belgrade, where citizens of Serbia are protesting in solidarity with Bosnians demonstrating against corruption and unemployment. Nathan Frandino reports. 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 new
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1.1.1 Noms de rues

As you noticed on the town plan, street names in France and other French-speaking countries often commemorate famous people and historical events. In most French towns, you will find, for instance, rue/avenue/place/boulevard du Général de Gaulle or de la République or du 14 juillet (anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, which started the French Revolution).

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Hybrid Cloud Episode One - Preview | Cloud and Enterprise Premium

Hybrid Cloud Series - Episode One

Join our featured speakers, Microsoft Technical Fellow Mark Russinovich and Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson, for the first webinar of our Hybrid Cloud series. In this first webinar, we'll cover the basics of hybrid cloud including Microsoft's definition of the hybrid cloud, its key benefits, and how hybrid cloud solutions will evolve with broader trends in the IT industry. 

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War Memorials in Suffolk
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Taller impartido el 04/07/2014 en AulaBlog 2014 (Barcelona). Vamos a trabajar de una manera creativa y experimental las áreas científico-técnicas de electricidad y electrónica fomentando el pensamiento, la deducción y el aprendizaje basado en proyectos proyectos.

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This week: Why grit matters more than talent, how life coaches are popping up all over Nigeria and what Italy’s pride for food reveals about its economic problems
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