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Urbanization and the future of cities – Vance Kite

Today ,more than half of all people in the world live in an urban area. By mid-century, this will increase to 70%. But as recently as 100 years ago, only two out of ten people lived in a city, and before that, it was even less. How have we reached such a high degree of …


Autism Recovery – Questioning the Impossible

Autism Recovery – Questioning the Impossible

this is something that I wrote when I was 10 or 11 it was and still is my life philosophy dream it, do it, put your mind to it “ready do this” when I see the videos it amazes me that at one point in my life I had autism and it makes me realize …


A day in the life of a Mongolian queen – Anne F. Broadbridge

As dawn breaks over a moveable city of ten thousand yurts, Queen Boraqchin is in for a rude awakening. A rogue sheep has slipped past her servants and guards and bolted into her yurt, where he springs into bed and bleats in her ear. Although she’s the formidable khatun of the Golden Horde, a huge …


UQ Science 1st year Survival Guide

UQ Science 1st year Survival Guide

Hi and welcome to science at the University of Queensland. We’re some of your UQ science mentors and we’re here to help you get through the next few years of exciting challenges, you’re gonna hear a lot more from us and some academics today but before we start we thought we’d give you some of …


Free Origins of Crime Course – Overview – Open2Study

Free Origins of Crime Course – Overview – Open2Study

Hi. I’m Dr. Aaron Sell. I work at the school of criminology and criminal justice at Griffith University. I’m an evolutionary psychologist by training. So, basically, what I do is I take models of animal conflict, and I apply it to human aggression and to human crime. I figure out why two male elephant seals …


Revolutions of 1848: Crash Course European History #26

Revolutions of 1848: Crash Course European History #26

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So, there are many candidates for most important year in European history–1492, when permanent links between Afroeurasia and the Americas first formed; 1688, when the Glorious Revolution gave Europe an example of constitutional governments; 1789, when the French Revolution directly challenged monarchy; 1992, when …


Banff National Park – Survival on the move

Banff National Park – Survival on the move

The Trans-Canada Highway can seem like an impenetrable barrier to wildlife crossing the Bow Valley. But look closer – What is this? An overpass for wildlife. Does it work? Yes. Yes. Yes. Over 84,000 uses of 24 highway crossing structures have been recorded in the past 10 years. How do we know? Researchers have been …


Could You Survive the Stanford Prison Experiment

Could You Survive the Stanford Prison Experiment

Sometimes, the best way to assess how people will behave and conform within a particular environment is to create that environment and study them like you would rats in a lab. That’s exactly what happened at Stanford University in the early 1970’s, when a research group wanted to investigate the psychological effects of power and …


How To Survive Exams

How To Survive Exams

What up, internet! So we are currently in that magical time of the year where young people around the world are [screaming] What the heck am I doing? I haven’t slept in three weeks! Too! Much! To! Remember! [screaming] EXAM SEASON Where schools judge how intelligent we are by the amount of facts we can’t …

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