2.3 Throughput of a spectrograph
This unit looks at how telescopes and spectrographs are designed to improve our ability to observe the universe. You will examine how different technologies have been developed over the last four hundred years to enable us to look deep into space.
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Promise based management at Garanti Bank
In the second of his three part series talking with Akin Ongar, Associate Professor of Management Practice Don Sull listens to the former Garanti Bank CEO discuss how introducing "oral contracts" helped increase efficiency and transparency.

Closing the gap between strategy and execution: Strategy and its discontents
In the first of a three part podcast series Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice in Strategic and International Management, discusses closing the gap between strategy and execution, focusing on strategy and its discontents.

Building brands from the inside out
Nader Tavassoli, Professor of Marketing, talks about building a brand internally.

Revolutionary Stories
New vignettes reveal revolutionary citizens from different angles, explains Bill Weldon, Colonial Williamsburg's manager of public history.
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Letter A Rap
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Summary of business headlines: JP Morgan pays $773 million for Lehman's former UK digs; eBay buys German shopping club; U.S. online holiday sales up 12 percent-data.
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What Does a Librarian Do?
A six minute video that explains the many things that a librarian can help a student with at school.
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Multiplication Strategies
What Strategies can I use to solve a multiplication problem? This video shows the different strategies on how do to so by: repeated addition, make groups, multiplication table, skip counting, and arrays!
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This is a video of the School House Rock song teaching students about adjectives while giving them examples.
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2.3 Environmental regulation of breeding
The extreme challenges of life in the polar regions require the animals who make their habitat there to make many adaptations. This unit explores the polar climate and how animals like reindeer, polar bears, penguins, sea life and even humans manage to survive there. It looks at the adaptations to physiological proceses, the environmental effects on diet, activity and fecundity, and contrasts the strategies of aquatic and land-based animals in surviving in this extreme habitat. This unit builds
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Distinguished Lecture Series: Edward Djerejian:
Drawing on his career of experience as a diplomat, former U.S. ambassador to Syria and Israel, Edward Djerejian, offers his insights and analysis of current foreign policy challenges facing the United States in the Middle East and South Asia to a full house at the Diplomatic Club in Doha on March 17, 2009.
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016 Composite Systems - Entanglement and Operators
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015 Tunnelling and Radioactive Decay
Fifteenth lecture in the Quantum Mechanics course given in Hilary term 2010
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The Hobbit at the Bodleian: World Book Day
Judith Priestman, curator of the Bodleian library, discusses the World Book Day 2010 exhibition, where a selection of J.R.R. Tolkien's original artwork which was used to illustrate The Hobbit, was on display to the public.
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The Shoemaker's Holiday: Thomas Dekker
Like a Busby Berkeley depression-era musical, Dekker's comedy is a feel-good antidote to a context of shortages, political malaise and general pessimism, but real life in the shape of war, class antagonism and civic tensions, always threatens to intrude.
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023 Spin 1/2 , Stern - Gerlach Experiment and Spin 1
Twenty third lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010
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Battered cruise ship returns
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