Hinterland Who's Who of the Wolf
A one minute video that helps people understand the many wrong views of the wolf that has recently being delisted as an endangered animal by the Department of Interior depsite being few in numbers. This is a great video as it shows the nature of the wolf. There are also more videos listed on the site about other types of animals. Run time 01:02.
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Stem Cells Neurological Treatments
This profession video addresses the search for hidden healers within our own genes and stem cells. More and more doctors are looking to the smallest places in the human body for cures that are hidden within genes and stem cells.  The video focuses on a young man who suffered a spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed.  An experimental treatment may hold the key to renewed mobility.  It involves injecting embryotic stem cells into the spine. Another part of the video focuses on a small boy
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3.1 Diurnal living

In three particular respects, anthropoids have evolved features that have given them a competitive edge over other animals, especially prosimian primates. They have a diurnal instead of a nocturnal pattern of activity, they form all year round male-female relationships and live in social groups (which evolved differently and independently in lemurs), and they communicate extensively through gestures and vocalisation.

A diurnal pattern of activity means that, like us, nearly all anthropo
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Children's march marks first anniversary of Nigeria girls' abduction
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Young women and girls march in the Nigerian capital to mark one year since more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Islamist militants. Mana Rabiee 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 topics including business, fin
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LaRV1 Introduction to How do we approach topical issues?
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1.6.4 Blogs

The founder of Technorati claims that the number of ‘blogs’ doubles every five months and that the creation rate is approaching two per second. One estimate I read in July 2010 put the number at 400 million blogs. Because these online diaries offer instant publishing opportunities, you potentially have access to a wealth of knowledge from commentators and experts (if they blog) in a
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Public Speaking: Examples of Strengths and Weaknesses
This teacher-created video features a former Air Force/Coast Guard member analyzing his public speaking skills.  He describes his strength in being able to adapt to various audiences and weakness as failing to adequately respond to questions, which could result in audience doubting his knowledge.  This video could be helpful in showing students why they should gain as much knowledge as posssible on topics before speaking. ( 6:18)
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Marketplaces and Market Design [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Alvin Roth | Nobel laureate Alvin Roth will deliver this year’s Morishima Lecture on the topics of game theory, market design and experimental economics. Alvin Roth is the Craig and Susan Shaw Professor of Economics at Stanford University. He was awarded the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics Sciences jointly with Lloyd Shapley, for their work on the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design. Nava Ashraf is Professor of Economics at the London Sch
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Working the Phones: investigating control and resistance in the modern workplace [Audio]
Speaker(s): Jamie Woodcock, Dr Alpa Shah | Jamie Woodcock goes undercover in a call centre to reveal the plight of over a million workers employed in the UK’s least-loved service industry. In the six months he spent ‘working the phones’, Jamie observed – and succumbed to – pockets of resistance to management, surveillance and control. Join Jamie as he recalls his experience, illustrating how call centres have become emblematic of the post-industrial service economy, which prompts him t
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7.2.4 E-mall

An electronic mall or e-mall is a collection of e-shops which are often devoted to a specific service or product, for example an e-mall might be devoted to selling goods associated with a leisure activity such as fishing. Usually e-malls are organised by a company which charges the e-shops for administering their presence: maintaining the website, hosting the e-mall, and providing payment and transaction facilities and marketing.

The e-mall operator gains revenue for charging the e-shop
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The University of Memphis minute for the week of March 23, 2012.
The University of Memphis minute for the week of March 23, 2012.
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6.542J Laboratory on the Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech (MIT)
The course focuses on experimental investigations of speech processes. Topics include: measurement of articulatory movements, measurements of pressures and airflows in speech production, computer-aided waveform analysis and spectral analysis of speech, synthesis of speech, perception and discrimination of speechlike sounds, speech prosody, models for speech recognition, speech disorders, and other topics. Two 1-hour lectures per week Two labs per week Brief lab reports Term project, with short
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How to Draw a Cartoon Dog
Watch and learn from the artist's drawing. Start with a U then add the ears. Step-by-step narration.
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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • view solutions as belonging to particular categories, broadly classified as: innovation by context; innovation by practice; routine

  • see how external factors affect engineering projects, and appreciate the range of engineering involved in meeting the basic needs of our society

  • recognise and apply a range of problem-solving techniques from each stage of the engineering design cycle, to include the fol
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The Intriguing Sound of Marine Mammals
Peter Tyack of Woods Hole talks about a hidden wonder of the sea: underwater sound. Onstage at Mission Blue, he explains the amazing ways whales use sound and song to communicate across hundreds of miles of ocean. Run time 18:28.
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Bicep Cable Curl
Watch how to correctly do a bicep cable curl. Need a Universal to perform what is demonstrated in this video. run time 0:31
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We all love chewing gum, but do we know where it came from? (01:57)

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Solving Rational Equations, Part 2 of 3
The instructor in this video (04:08) discusses how to solve rational equations using another problem. Sl Khan shows how to multiply to remove the fractions to make solving easier. He uses computer software for demonstration. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' because the instructor has a lot of small writing on a black screen.
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