Forming a Major Scale using the Major Scale Formula
All major scales are built on a pattern of whole and half steps.  This video demonstrates how scales are built.
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Amazing flying machines. A hand-coloured engraving of an early frameless parachute, designed by Andre-Jacques Garnerin in 1797. From the Cecil Victor Shadbolt collection of lantern slides dating from 1882-1892.
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Ryan J. Butts, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Ryan J. Butts, M.D. He was awarded his M.D. by the Medical University of South Carolina. He completed his Residency at Baylor College of Medicine and did his Fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina. His Specialty is in Pediatric Cardiology.
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IMAGEN SINTÉTICA (2009)
Realizar una introducción descriptiva del proceso de creación de imágenes sintéticas y técnicas empleadas, tanto desde el punto de vista teórico como práctico. La asignatura muestra todos los pasos necesarios para poder crear imágenes sintetizadas por el computador con el fin de incluirlas junto a imágenes reales y crear efectos especiales o bien crear ambientes puramente sintéticos típicos de películas de animación. Cuando el alumno acabe satisfactoriamente la instrucción será ca
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‘Friend and Foe’: Balancing Competition and Cooperation
A new book co-authored by Adam Galinsky and Maurice Schweitzer explains why success depends on being able to cooperate and compete effectively in every relationship.
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6.3.1 Stage 1 Brainstorm

To begin your planning, you need to generate ideas or brainstorm. At this stage, you are including everything that you think may be relevant. Nothing should be dismissed yet; this part is about gathering your resources and your thoughts.

For instance, using the essay title ‘There are advantages to studying as a mature student. Do you agree?’, we tried to brainstorm for ideas and produced this list (but, of course, it wasn't this tidy):


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Voice-Recognition Software -- A Demonstration
Dave Harris
Producer (requires Internet Explorer). This RLO demonstrates the use of IBM ViaVoice software, which types as you speak (sometimes!). Using it has changed my work habits considerably - - I use it all the time to make notes, type up minutes and course outlines, and write stuff for publication. As with all software, I find it often easier to change my work habits as much as training it to imitate them, but the training is quite easy. I would advise people to do the whole training

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6.4 Chemical equations and chemical reactions

The previous section shows how different elements can either exist on their own or combine with other elements to make compounds. This section builds on these ideas by looking at chemical reactions in more detail. It also shows how chemical shorthand can be extended to describing chemical reactions.

First, consider some of the molecules described earlier: water, methane, carbon dioxide and ammonia.

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2008.04.16 - TrueCrypt (Audio)
Dave will discuss the pros and cons of TrueCrypt and demonstrate its use. TrueCrypt is a free open-source disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, OS X, and Linux.
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Alessi: Ethical and Radical
November 21, 2010 - April 10, 2011: Alessi is widely regarded as the world’s most innovative and influential maker of kitchen utensils, or in the company’s parlance, “house-hold objects.” Alessi: Ethical and Radical presents the company’s history in objects while exploring ecological concerns, new technologies, and other themes.
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Workers Union Organizations
This video is accompanied by text. "In the 1842 case Commonwealth v. Hunt, the Massachusetts Supreme Court held that it was not illegal for workers to organize a union or try to compel recognition of that union with a strike. This was certainly an important step for labor, but the idea of permanent unions was slow to catch on. Since many laborers were immigrants, they often spoke different languages and harbored racial and cultural biases. Many only planned to stay in America long enough to earn
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The Fall of Rome part 7 - Docudrama Series
The Senate goes against its Emperor and choses Atalus, the Emperor's former advisor, as a new leader. Alanis supports him. The deposed Emperor decides to pose a blockade to Rome's trade. As the citizens starve, the new leader loses popularity. Alaric turns against the new leader.
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Interested in seeing how line of business (LOB) apps built on Microsoft technologies are transforming commercial industries (e.g. financial services, retail/hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing) and public sectors (e.g. education, public safety)?  Check out this multi-part LaunchPad series on Channel 9 where we showcase critical LOB apps built on Windows 8.1, Office 365, Microsof
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Apology, Utopia and Other Catch-22s: Why Criticism of the ICC is Fun, Popular...and Inevitable
Prof. Darryl Robinson, Professor of Law, Queen's University, Canada, gives a talk for the OTJR Seminar Series.
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5.1 Introduction

In this section you will study the process demanded by the British Standard on Information Security Management for planning an information security management system (ISMS). We present ISMS development as a process involving four tasks, each of which may be subdivided into stages. This section also examines the managerial and organisational structures that the Standard recommends to support ISMS development and looks in detail at the ISMS documentation task.


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8.3 Actividad

Actividad 8.3

In this activity you are going to find out about another interesting hotel, this time in Santiago de Cuba, which overlooks the house of Diego Velázquez, the first Spanish governor of Cuba.

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Kennedy on integration at the University of Alabama
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Introduction

Sweatshops and the exploitation of workers are often linked to the globalised production of ‘big brand’ labels. This course examines how campaigners have successfully closed the distance between the brands and the sweatshops, while others argue that such production ‘kick starts’ economies into growth benefiting whole communities.

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The Louisiana Purchase in a Nutshell
A short animated video about the Louisiana Purchase, including information about the roles of Sacajewea, Thomas Jefferson, Lewis and Clark.
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