Earthquake in the Classroom
Students will learn how engineers construct buildings to withstand damage from earthquakes by building their own structure with toothpicks and marshmallows. Students will test how earthquake-proof their buildings are by testing them on an earthquake simulated in a pan of Jell-O.
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Do You Have the Strength?
In this activity, students squeeze a tennis ball to demonstrate the strength of the human heart. Working in teams, they think of ways to keep the heart beating if the natural mechanism were to fail. The goal of this activity is to get students to understand the strength and resilience of the heart.
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Earth Rocks!
The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to the basic elements of our Earth's crust: rocks, soils and minerals. They learn how we categorize rocks, soils and minerals and how they are literally the foundation for our civilization. Students also explore how engineers use rocks, soils and minerals to create the buildings, roads, vehicles, electronics, chemicals, and other objects we use to enhance our lives.
Author(s): Geoffrey Hill,Janet Yowell,Malinda Schaefer Zarske

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Hellocopter Mass Care
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What Soviet Medicine Teaches Us
The audio version of the Mises Daily article for June 22, 2012. [15:17] Narrated by Harold Fritsche. Music by Kevin MacLeod.

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Lyndon Johnson Phones Jacqueline Kennedy
In a December 2, 1963, recorded telephone conversation, President Lyndon B. Johnson expresses his fondness for former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy on the eve of her departure from the White House following the assassination of President Kennedy. (2:01)
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Understanding Records and Archives: Principles and Practices
SI 580 - Provides an understanding of why societies, cultures, organizations, and individuals create and keep records. Presents cornerstone terminology, concepts, and practices used in records management and archival administration. Examines the evolution of methods and technologies used to create, store, organize, and preserve records and the ways in which organizations and individuals use archives and records for ongoing operations, accountability, research, litigation, and organizational memo
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Tutorials and web conferencing
This unit looks at the many ways in which synchronous communication can be managed to provide maximum support for learners.
Author(s): Gabi Witthaus

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Probability; ( An Interactive Activity)
This lesson defines probability and explains the concept with this example," If a die is rolled, what is the probability of rolling an even number?"  Students are shown another example and then given questions to answer on probability.  ( This link is for an interactive activity and may take a few minutes to load.)
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Yet Another "Operation Twist"?

The US central bank announced recently that it will expand its "Operation Twist" program to extend the maturities of assets on its balance sheet and also said it stands ready to take further action to put unemployed Americans back to work. The US central bank will prolong the program through the end of the year, selling $267 billion of shorter-term securities and buying the same
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Matemáticas I
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Author(s): Francisco Velasco Morente,María Purificación Nad

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El Mudéjar - Introducción (en español)
El mudéjar constituye la manifestación artística más genuina de la España cristiana medieval, expresión del pensamiento plástico de una sociedad en la que convivieron cristianos, musulmanes y judíos. (2:19)
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20120424 - Protein Prediction 1 - Introduction to Protein Prediction 1 Summer 2012 - Intro 1: Amino
By: rostlab Date: 20120424 Course: Protein Prediction 1 Title: Introduction Protein Prediction 1 Summer 2012 - Intro 1: Amino Acids Lecturer: Burkhard Rost
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Lights On!
Students in this activity will build simple circuits using a battery, wires, and light bulbs. This activity allows students to examine how electricity is conducted through a light bulb using a battery as a power source. Students will also able to observe the differences between a series circuit and parallel circuit by building each type of circuit.
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Cirugía Bucal
La asignatura de Cirugía Bucal con código de la asignatura 34715 forma parte de la materia troncal Patología médico-quirúrgica en la Licenciatura de Odontología, de periodicidad anual. El programa se imparte a los alumnos de 3º de Odontología de la Facultad de Medicina y Cirugía Bucal de la Universidad de Valencia.
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Infections of the Cardiovascular System

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Why you might sound like a Smurf on Venus
Read the full article here: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2012/04/why-you-might-sound-like-a-smurf-on-venus.html Don't forget to subscribe
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