3 with IOP: Issoufou Mahamadou
His Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou, President of Niger, discusses whether colonial powers like France have a special responsibility to assist the development of their former colonies, like Niger, what are the root causes of terrorism in West Africa, and what must the international community do to reduce the threat of groups like Boko Haram. He also expresses what he feels is the future of politics.
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Alhaji Pappa Susso performs on the West African harp as part of the University of Richmond Department of Music Global Music Series.
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Marvelous metamorphosis
Most kids love insects. This integrated unit will enable students the opportunity to observe, identify, and describe the life cycle a mealworm goes through during his metamorphosis into a grain beetle.
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Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
The official website of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology presents the research carried out at the institute. There are several departments, including one in Linguistics, one in Evolutionary Genetics and one in Human Evolution (the first to sequence the Neanderthal genome). The Department of Linguistics studies "the diversity of human language and the historical processes underlying this diversity" by searching for properties that are universal to all languages. This is achi
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4.5 Global climate change

I would like to turn now to the possible consequences of our use of energy for global climate change. Our pattern of energy use relies heavily on burning carbon-based fossil fuels, releasing carbon dioxide which spreads evenly around the globe and builds up slowly in the atmosphere. Carbon dioxide is a greenhouse gas, which means that it has the potential both to warm the atmosphere and to change our global climate. It is not the only greenhouse gas but is the most important of those e
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Richmond Parents Newsletter: Finding Your Major, Finding Your Passion
In this issue of Richmond Parents e-newsletter, Dr. Joe Boehman, dean of Richmond College, and Dr. Juliette Landphair, dean of Westhampton College, discuss how students can find their passion, and the right academic program for their aspirations. Joe and Juliette also explain how parents can help guide students through this tough decision, and talk about current students who have found ways to explore their own passions at Richmond. Learn more at http://studentdevelopment.richmond.edu/parents.
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The University of Memphis minute for the week of March 23, 2012.
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25 great Pinterest boards for educators

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Blogs and Twitter aren’t the only social tools out there that can help you keep up with the latest and greatest developments in educational technology. Pinterest is rapidly becoming a favorite tool of educators all over the nation, and many have amassed some pretty great collections of edtech-related pins that teachers and students alike can use to explore new ways to learn, share, teach, and grow. While it would be nearly impossible to highlight every edte
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24.963 Linguistic Phonetics (MIT)
This course is a study of speech sounds: how we produce and perceive them and their acoustic properties. It explores the influence of the production and perception systems on phonological patterns and sound change. Acoustic analysis and experimental techniques are also discussed.
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Creation or Evolution: Do we have to choose?
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Window on the Brain
There are more nerve cells in the human brain than there are stars in the Milky Way. The brain is probably the most complex thing on earth, and yet we know very little about how it works. New brain imaging technology called MEG allows us to see when and where different parts of the brain become active in response to thoughts or actions.  Dr Kristen Pammer from the School of Psychology in the ANU Faculty of Science outlines what we can expect to learn with this technology about conditions li
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Audio Lio App for iOS
'Audiolio gives you an easy way to mark specific locations in your audio recordings, so important information is literally at your fingertips! Audiolio is perfect for bookmarking and adding notes to your recordings: school lectures, interviews, company meetings, you name it. Features: - Quickly and easily create bookmarks in audio you record- Bookmark your audio with timestamps, captions, notes, and pictures- Supports TextExpander touch snippet expansion- Use a USB external microp
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Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
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Medical Spanish the physical exam
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Holi Festival at Elon University 2012
Two days removed from Spring Break, Elon students welcomed in the season by taking part in a celebration dear to their Hindu classmates.
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Mobile app helps small farmers turn a profit
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe A mobile app is helping farmers in Ghana increase crop yields and connect with industry players through an online communications medium that is easily accessible and cost-effective. 'mFarms' is an internet based platform that links all actors in the agricultural industry giving farmers access to vital information. Tara Cleary reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the
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Evolution
David Rintoul, Robert Bear
An introduction to evolutionary theory, summarizing some of the key lines of evidence in support of the theory.

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Finnish: Conversation Questions.
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Assessing Blood Pressure
This learning module presents the proper technique and common errors associated with assessment of blood pressure. The information is targeted at new learners in the clinical and health sciences and can serve as a review for current practitioners. The program includes audio of blood pressure sounds, interactive simulations, and self-assessment tools.
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18.05 Introduction to Probability and Statistics (MIT)
This course provides an elementary introduction to probability and statistics with applications. Topics include: basic combinatorics, random variables, probability distributions, Bayesian inference, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, and linear regression. The Spring 2014 version of this subject employed the residential MITx system, which enables on-campus subjects to provide MIT students with learning and assessment tools such as online problem sets, lecture videos, reading questions, pr
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