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The ESA’s mission to Jupiter
What are the conditions for planet formation and the emergence of life, and how does the Solar System work? These are the questions the European Space Agency’s latest JUpiter ICy moons Explorer (JUICE) mission is seeking to address. In this William Herschel Society lecture, Dr Nigel Bannister, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leicester, talks about the engineering challenges of mounting a mission to the largest planet in the solar system which is
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Charles Drew, Part 2 of 4
Film documentary on the life and times of Charles Drew who did research 'in the field of blood transfusions, developing improved techniques for blood storage, and applied his expert knowledge in developing large-scale blood banks early in World War II, saving thousands of allied lives' (Wikipedia, 2009).
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Corrosion
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Define corrosion List some of the methods used to prevent or slow corrosion
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MSU Traditions: The Rock
The tradition and history behind Michigan State University's Rock are highlighted. Find MSU: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/spartans.msu Twitter: https://twitter.com/michiganstateu Instagram: http://instagram.com/michiganstateu MSUToday: http://msutoday.msu.edu More: http://msu.edu/social/ Credits: "Sunflower" by Topher Mohr and Alex Elena via YouTube Audio Library
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Conversations on Quality Slideshow

Video slideshow of the Conversations on Quality Symposium, January 24-24, 2012.


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The Phillips Curve
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Explain the Phillips curve, noting its impact on the theories of Keynesian economics Graph a Phillips curve […]

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8 Summary

  • We are biologically predisposed to provide for our offspring and may try to ensure that this provision continues after our death. However, our interactions with other members of society are wide-ranging and many people leave legacies to benefit the wider community.

  • All species alter their environment to some extent because they do not live in isolation from one another. The study of the interactions between plants, animals and their environ
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5.1 Introduction

Our earlier discussion suggested that to understand labour market discrimination we need to answer two principal questions. First, to what extent does the observation that, on average, some groups in society fare worse than others in the labour market actually reflect differences in productivity arising from differences in such things as education and training, and how much represents the unequal treatment of equally productive workers (i.e. discrimination)? Secondly, if discrimination in the
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1.4.2 The functional group approach

It is the classification of functional groups that simplifies the study of organic chemistry (the chemistry of compounds that contain carbon). With many millions of known organic compounds, and more being added by the day, it would be hopeless if their properties could not be systematised in some way. It turns out that a given functional group usually has the same chemical properties whatever carbon chain it is bonded to, so once the general properties of each functional group are known, all
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Norse Mythology Part 3
This is a video series of lectures on Norse Mythology.  Mythology expert talks about story of the gods.  Good quality video.

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Monsoon brings flooding misery to Jakarta
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Nearly 6,000 people in Indonesia's capital Jakarta had to be evacuated from their homes on Tuesday, after floods caused by torrential rain inundated parts of the city. Rob Muir 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 topi
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1.3 The interior

David A. Rothery Teach Yourself Planets, Chapter 9, pp. 107-39, Hodder Education, 2000, 2003.

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Impressive as was the descent of the Galileo entry probe, it penetrated less than a third of a per cent of the way to Jupiter's centre. Our picture of the planet's interior is therefore based on theoretical models of how a large mass of what we understand to be Jupiter's composition should behave, supplemented by insights from the planet's g
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Start writing fiction
This album provides the budding author with everything they need to know about approaching the art of fiction writing. Each track contains discussions and interviews with best-selling novelists from a variety of backgrounds including Alex Garland, Louis de Bernières, Abdulrazak Gurnah and Monique Roffey. This enlightening and engaging series tackles the practicalities and pitfalls of writing fiction. It contains invaluable advice on the creation of characters, the structure of narratives and ho
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References

Adams, J. (1995) Risk, London, Routledge, Taylor & Francis.
Anderson, N.R. (1992) ‘Eight decades of employment interview research: a retrospective meta-review and prospective commentary’, European Work and Organizational Psychologist, vol. 2, pp.1–32.
Bazerman, M. (1998) Judgement in Managerial Decision Making, New York, John Wiley.
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Surveying the scene: learning metaphors, survey design and the workplace context
The skills debate has for many years been preoccupied with the supply of qualified individuals and participation in training events. This emphasis is reflected in the sources of systematic data currently available. However, recent case study work suggests that qualifications and training are partial measures of skill development as most learning arises naturally out of the demands and challenges of everyday work experience and interactions with colleagues, clients and customers. This paper ar
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Euro crisis over? Not so fast -- S&P
Jan. 11 - The euro crisis is easing and the outlook brightening. But that's exactly when the risk of complacency is greatest, says S&P's Moritz Kraemer, who also discusses France, Spain, Ireland and UK.
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5.5.3 Normative pressures

Normative pressures concern what we think we ‘should’ do. They concern our values and the broader social values to which we subscribe. Some organisations make explicit attempts to foster particular kinds of value (for example, in relation to customer service), but normative pressures also come from outside the organisation, such as from a particular professional or religious affiliation.

Institutional pressures are important for both private and public-sector organisations.
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Why Smart People Do Stupid Things
Speaker, Trainer and Consultant Patrick Kuhse talks Nov. 3, 2011, at Thunderbird School of Global Management Ethics Day. http://www.thunderbird.edu
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