Problem Solving for 8th Grade Math
This short video gives students strategies and tips for solving word problems, such as they should look for word clues, such as "the sum of" or "the product of two numbers." Break up word problems into smaller phrases, and other tips.
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Digestive System Regulation [Concept Coach]

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In Section 2.2 we calculated a value of 14.3 TW for the average global requirement for primary power in 2002.

Author(s): The Open University

Environmental Statistics
This lecture is given to provide common statistical skills to analyze and interpret data sets obtained in environmental science and management. Main topics are probability, hypothesis testing, multivariate analysis, time series analysis, and risk assessment. Students are required to work on exercises to acquire substantial understanding both in theory and application.
Author(s): TOKYO TECH OCW

Postcast 31: Drugs
Review of the effects of drugs on the brain and behavior.
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The Genesis of the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic
Michael Worobey, Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Arizona The Spanish influenza pandemic of 1918 was the most intense outbreak of disease in human history. It killed upwards of 50 million people (most in a six-week period) casting a long shadow of fear and mystery: nearly a century later, scientists have been unable to explain why, unlike all other influenza outbreaks, it killed young adults in huge numbers. I will describe how analyses of large numbers of influenz
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VUCast: Which breast cancer chemo works best?
In the latest VUCast: Learn about a breakthrough breast cancer test that determines which chemo works best on a tumor; see how obese children's brains are different than those of their healthy-weight peers; and find out how "sticky mittens" could help babies later in life.
Author(s): Vanderbilt News and Communications

8.821 String Theory and Holographic Duality (MIT)
This string theory course focuses on holographic duality (also known as gauge / gravity duality or AdS / CFT) as a novel method of approaching and connecting a range of diverse subjects, including quantum gravity / black holes, QCD at extreme conditions, exotic condensed matter systems, and quantum information.
Author(s): Liu, Hong

Ethanol metabolites

The suggestion that acetaldehyde accumulation is involved in hangovers is largely due to the observation that high concentrations of acetaldehyde in the blood give rise to toxic effects which resemble hangovers (rapid pulse, sweating, nausea, etc.).

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Author(s): The Open University

BBC: Michael Palin visits an English country estate in Zambia
Palin visits an English countryside estate in the middle of Zambia. From the BBC - Michael Palins Pole to Pole adventure.
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Avoiding the Damage of Product Recalls
Recalls have increased significantly across all industries in recent years. And while their damaging repercussions are evident, the causes are often hotly contested. We have found that there are systematic reasons for product recalls that can be addressed by managers.
Author(s): Serguei Netessine, INSEAD Professor of Technology

The Human and Economic Consequences of Kenya's 2007 Post-Election Violence
Pascaline Dupas (Stanford) discussed her study to document the impacts of the 2007 presidential election crisis in Kenya, which resulted in over 1,200 deaths and 500,000 displaced individuals. In addition to lost income suffered by market vendors and shopkeepers, informal sex workers engaged in riskier sexual behavior, suggesting similar outcomes (and subsequent increases in the rates of sexually transmitted infections) in other contexts.
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Citizen Science [Audio]
Speaker(s): Alessandro Allegra, Berris Charnley, Dr Stephen John, Jenny Molloy | From medicine and GMOs to cyber-security and climate change, scientific research is vital to modern life. On the other hand, many of us struggle to get to grips with its increasing complexity. How does this fit with our ideals of democracy? And in an era of mistrust of experts, does science have a legitimacy problem? Our panel considers a radical proposal to rethink the distinction between scientist and citizen. Ale
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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

BizBasics: "What is Diversification" with Rich Evans
What does the financial term "diversification" mean and why should you practice it when it comes to investing? Learn from Darden School of Business Associate Professor Rich Evans. Professor Evans teaches Finance in Darden's MBA program at the University of Virginia. BizBasics is a Darden School of Business series designed to explain basic business concepts and business buzz words.
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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
Author(s): Xavier Font,Leeds Metropolitan University

Turkey: IRI resources
This website is maintained by the International Republican Institute, a US based nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing democracy worldwide. It provides information about its work in Turkey from 2003 to the present day. This includes access to press releases and some full text reports and articles. Topics covered include; election observation reports; assessments of Turkish elections, political polls of the electorate and discussions of the state of democracy and human rights
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Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 21st 2016 edition
This week: a tobacco merger shows the industryâ€™s resilience, Argentinaâ€™s economic woes hit the dance floors and Mumbaiâ€™s hawkers feel some legal heat
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21F.703 Spanish III (MIT)
This course is the first intermediate-level course in Spanish, with a focus on grammar review, additional vocabulary, writing of essays in Spanish and enhancement of cultural awareness. Group activities and projects, and conversation are emphasized. There are detailed simulation activities, readings about literature and art from Latin America and Spain, activities with music videos and interviews, and viewings of recent films such as El espinazo del diablo, Juana la loca, and María llena