What’s New at the MIT Center for Future Civic Media?
Based on this roster of speakers, the MIT Center for Future Civic Media exists in a constant state of productive ferment, if not adrenaline rush. In a series of brief, timed talks, 13 (!) researchers describe projects to help communities leverage self-knowledge into useful change or even transformation.

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6.1 ‘I’, ‘we’ or ‘they’?

We must abandon the conceit that individual, isolated, private actions are the answer. They can and do help. But they will not take us far enough without collective action.

(Al Gore, 2007)

There are some things that we can do as individuals: making this an energy-efficient house and making smart transport choices. Then there a
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Michal Govrin: Hold on to the Sun
Michal Govrin presents a lecture about her new book, "Hold on to the Sun." Speaker Biography: Michal Govrin was born in Tel Aviv, the daughter of an Israeli pioneer father and a mother who survived the Holocaust. Working as a novelist, poet and theater director, Govrin has published ten books of poetry and fiction. In 2010 she has been selected by the Salon du Livre of Paris as one of the most influential writers of the past 30 years.
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In this video presentation, Steven Stapleton, Open Learning Support Officer from the Learning Technology section at the University of Nottingham gives an overview of the OER module available to staff and students at The University of Nottingham.
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Diamonds are considered a unique resource because the price level is always on the increase without any big swings, unlike other commodities, such as gold, whose prices fluctuate (sometimes violently) in the market.

The constant increase in the price of diamonds is usually attributed to the monopolistic behaviors of the infamous De Beers Group. But the details of the monopoly are concealed from publi
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De Stichting tegen Kanker heeft een kant-en-klaar instrument ontwikkeld, de cd-rom Healthy@School: Roken, een teer onderwerp. De Stichting stelt deze cd rom gratis ter beschikking. Het is een kant-en klare …


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Une conférence de l'UTLS au Lycée

La pollution des sols et le recyclage des déchets par Antoine Richard (Directeur de l'INRA, Nord Pas de Calais)

Lycée François Rabelais (59 Douais)


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Sophomore guard Joel Smith scored a career-high 21 points to lead four Huskies in double figures as Northeastern held off a late charge for a 70-67 win over William & Mary in Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball action on Monday night at Matthews Arena.
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FSP – UMVF – RMM Dakar 2010 – Une ethnographie du corps infécond à Niamey (Niger)

Les journées du fond de solidarité mère-enfant de l’UMVF.
Thème : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique Sub-saharienne : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
1ère Session : Fécondité, sexualité et planning familial.
Modérateurs : Pierre JAUDOIN (démographe – Ministère Français des Affaires Etrangères) –
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Introduction to search strategies for locating randomised controlled trials (RCTs) in online databases.
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This RLO explains how diagnostic test results are a combination of true and false positive, or true and false negative.
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Get to know your 2011 Armstrong Women's Golf Team in this intro.
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Dans le cadre d’une étude épidémiologique liée à la présence de mercure dans le bassin du Rio Beni en Bolivie, l’auteure conduit une recherche en géographie de la santé sur la répartition et la typologie des populations potentiellement affectées. Au travers de questionnaires auprès des femmes et des enfants, à l’aide d’analyses statistiques (analyses factorielles des correspondances, analyses en correspondantes principales…), se dégagent des groupes sociétaux spécif
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