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Horrifying Internet Websites You Should Avoid At All Cost

Right now, you are just one click away from something creepy or absolutely terrifying. There are many websites devoted to death, destruction, and horrors that once you visit you may never be the same. We have taken it upon ourselves to warn you of the dangers and what sites you
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The World Wide Web: Crash Course Computer Science #30

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science. Over the past two episodes, we’ve delved into the wires, signals, switches, packets, routers and protocols that make up the internet. Today we’re going to move up yet another level of abstraction and talk about the World Wide Web.This is
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Michio Kaku: Is God a Mathematician?

Some people ask the question of what good is math?  What is the relationship between math and physics?  Well, sometimes math leads.  Sometimes physics leads.  Sometimes they come together because, of course, there’s a use for the mathematics.  For example, in the 1600s Isaac Newton asked a simple question: if
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Web-Design Competition Sparks International Collaboration

>>Narrator: ThinkQuest is a global website building competition for kids nine to nineteen, sponsored by the Oracle Education Foundation. The contest has a few simple rules. Students recruit a coach and form teams of three to six members, either with fellow classmates or with peers from other towns, regions or
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India to MIT: Transforming My Life through Online Education at edX

Hi. I’m Amol Bhave and this is my story. I’m 17 years old and live in the Indian city of Jabalpur. I ride my bicycle seven kilometres to school daily. I’ve always been interested in electronics and physics. This is my computer. I’m using it for the 6.002x course and
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How to avoid death By PowerPoint | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholmSalon

Translator: Okay, ladies and gentlemen, welcome. There is a question which has puzzled me for quite a while, and that is, Why do our PowerPoints look the way they look? Or rather, How on earth, can we accept that they look the way they look? How can you do that?
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Saline Is Based on Terrible Science, Why Do We Use It Every Day?

In my mind nothing is as synonymous with hospitals as a bag of intravenous saline hanging from a little metal tree. They’re practically ubiquitous in emergency rooms and it’s a serious problem when they’re in short supply. Normal Saline, as it’s called, is incredibly simple, it’s mostly just sterile water
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Should We Keep the Hubble Telescope Alive or Let It Crash and Burn?

After being in orbit for almost 28 years, the Hubble space telescope might be coming to its end, but does it really have to be? Hubble is expecting a companion soon known as the James Webb space telescope. Hubble’s mission is expected to last into the 2020s, and the young
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TOEFL Writing – Task 1

Hi. Welcome back to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam. Today’s lesson is for those of you who will be taking the TOEFL test. And, as usual, when I do a lesson about the English tests, I will speak at a more natural pace, a little bit faster than usual. If you’re a
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