Babbage: Fishing beyond borders
Bigger trawlers and better mapping allow fishermen to cast their nets where fish were once plentiful. Kenneth Cukier and environment correspondent Miranda Johnson explore the possibilities of monitoring the unregulated frontier of fishing. Also, Trevor Darrell explains how robots can "hallucinate" sensory experiences they lack, and a new approach to reduce the growth of cancerous tumours by starving them shows promise
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Russia must urge Ukraine separatists to disarm 'in hours': Kerry
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Russia should call on separatists in Ukraine to disarm within "the next hours" after a meeting with France's foreign minister. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). 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
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The Economist asks: Is Angela Merkel likely to be Germany's next Chancellor?
Anne McElvoy heads to Potsdam to look into Angela Merkel's future with some of Germany's foremost analysts and thinkers. Together, they ask whether the the three-times Chancellor can weather the recent storms of poor election results and fallout from Brexit - and whether she can once again secure the top job
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International outcry over Iraq crisis
Families flee insurgent onslaught in Iraq amid international condemnation of the violence. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained
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The scramble to find the living and dead in Syria
More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Feb. 28 - Amateur video appears to show the aftermath of a car bomb attack in Idlib as residents scramble to find the living and the dead in Syria. Deborah Lutterbeck reports 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, financial, national, and international n
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Just NOUNS Song
A song about just nouns- a person, place or thing.  Can you think of any nouns? Sailor, cabbage or a king.

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Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Calc Height of Building, Angle Tool
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the height of a building
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Striving for a Progressive Israel [Audio]
Speaker(s): Isaac Herzog | In his lecture Mr Herzog will argue that most Israelis want to live in a country that is not only secure, but just, democratic, liberal and at peace with its neighbours – as envisioned by Israel’s Declaration of Independence. Israel faces complex divisions within its society, and unique security threats. Mr Herzog will set out how Israel can overcome the politics of fear, and its internal divisions, to build an Israel which fully embodies the vision of its founders
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5.1.1 Linking supply and demand

But apart from these relatively few enlightened examples, the efficiency with which humanity currently uses its energy sources is generally extremely low. At present, only about one-third of the energy content of the fuel the world uses emerges as 'useful' energy, at the end of the long supply chains we have established to connect our coal and uranium mines, our oil and gas wells, with our energy-related needs for warmth, light, motion, communication, etc.


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Rethinking British Volunteerism in 1914: A Rush to the Colours?
In this video and audio podcast Dr Catriona Pennell, Lecturer in History at the University of Exeter, discusses the British response to the outbreak of War in 1914, exposing the reaction to be much more complex than traditional images have … Continue reading
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Students' Perceptions of Online or Face-to-Face Learning and Social Media in Hospitality, Recreation
The implications of learning online versus face-to-face have been discussed for several years in higher education. This study examined these issues in the context of hospitality and recreation majors in an urban, multicultural university in Northern California. Comparison of the online group and the face-to-face group was conducted to evaluate differences in student learning perceptions regardless of the course delivery method and the online environment, including the course and the general use
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Croatian Serb war criminal Hadzic arrested
July 20 - Serbian President Boris Tadic confirms the arrest of Goran Hadzic, the last major war crimes fugitive indicted for crimes against humanity during the 1991-95 Croatian war. Nick Rowlands reports.
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World leaders on lunch break at G20
World leaders at the G20 summit in Brisbane break for lunch, on the first official day of talks. Rough cut, no reporter narration. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reu
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The Dirty Politics of Climate Change
2007 may be the year in which climate change has hit the headlines and the environment has become the political issue, but how much do we know really know about the backroom deals, lobbying and power players who influence environmental policy? Why have our political leaders been so slow to act? Which are the fossil-fuel lobby groups that still set the policy agenda? In this lecture Clive Hamilton, best-selling author of Scorcher, the Dirty Politics of Climate Change , reveals the real influences
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Radiation belt a new line of defence in nuclear emergency
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Apr. 6 - Three Nobel prize winners are throwing their weight behind an anti-radiation belt developed by an Israeli company that protects first-responders from exposure to radiation after nuclear accidents. The "StemRad 360 Gamma" belt is designed to be worn around the waist to protect vulnerable bone marrow from atomic radiation. Tara Cleary reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe R
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Hurley & Nike Fashion "Considered" Art Show
Students worked with experts from Nike and Hurley using the "Nike Considered Index Tool" to create apparel designs that use no-waste markers to minimize fabric waste, reversible fabrics, season less concepts, wrapping and tying for flexible fit, detachable collars and cuffs, repair kits, and educational labels. The goal was to reduce waste, use fewer resources, and be more respectful of human life, thus promoting whole system change.
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Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
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Erfgoedcel Viersprong
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Deze erfgoedcel werkt rond het cultureel erfgoed van Melle, Merelbeke, Oosterzele en Sint-Lievens-Houtem. Sinds 2015 sluiten de gemeentes Destelbergen en Lochristi ook aan bij de erfgoedcel!


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KiVa : Schoolbreed preventief antipestprogramma
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KiVa is een Fins woord dat 'fijn' of 'leuk' betekent. Het is ook een Finse afkorting voor Leuke school zonder pesten.

Het is ook de naam van een schoolbreed preventief antipestprogramma dat z'n oorsprong kent in Finland …


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