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Finding happiness in a changing China | A Billion Chinese Dreams | Part 1/4

Finding happiness in a changing China | A Billion Chinese Dreams | Part 1/4

What is the Chinese Dream? When President Xi Jinping sounded the clarion call in 2012, it was about country and nation. But to the ordinary Chinese, what are these dreams made of? In this series, journalist and writer, Zhou Yijun, travels across China to size up the shifting shape of this dream. The American Dream …


About getting better   (#gettingbetter)

About getting better (#gettingbetter)

#gettingbetter Hi, I’m Matthew. And I’m Amalia. If you have a parent with mental illness, you’re probably wondering how they can get better, and how long will it take. Everyone’s different, so there’s no one answer for those questions. What we do know is that lots of people with a mental illness can -and do- …


An Introduction to Community Living

An Introduction to Community Living

(upbeat music) – Many families want to help their loved one with intellectual and developmental disabilities move on to the next phase of their life by helping them move out of their family home and into the community. Of course, many people with disabilities really want that too, and there are certainly ways to make …


Bird traps in the stream, survival in the tropical rainforest, ep 88

Bird traps in the stream, survival in the tropical rainforest, ep 88

Wild birds like taking bath when it is cold Take sticky sap from tree bark Crush Add water then filter by stream water Although water can make it less sticky, it still stick well to my hand Bamboos are chopped, dried, covered with sap continue to be dried by fire to increase adhesion Birds are …


First aid: recovery position | First Aid

First aid: recovery position | First Aid

This video was created in partnership with: First Aid: Recovery Position In this video, you will learn how to put an unconscious person who is breathing normally in the recovery position Lay the casualty on their back and ensure that their legs are together, in line with the rest of the body Kneel down on …


EC9  Karen   Exploring Colleges   Finding the Best Fit and Assessing Independent Living Skills

EC9 Karen Exploring Colleges Finding the Best Fit and Assessing Independent Living Skills

The biggest challenge, I think, is finding the right fit. The student needs to do their homework, and the family needs to do their homework, to find out what level — what developmental level the student is at. What college or campus is a right fit for them? A big part of that is academics, …


The time is NOW for Positive Living Skills

The time is NOW for Positive Living Skills

Isn’t it time we focused on ways to truly prevent mental health problems developing? The current situation in our communities is extremely concerning. Primary School aged children are self harming and worse, parents are struggling, and teachers are more stressed out than ever. Given the state of stress, disconnection, dishonesty and disharmony in our world …


How did feathers evolve? – Carl Zimmer

How did feathers evolve? – Carl Zimmer

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar Feathers are some of the most remarkable things ever made by an animal. They are gorgeous in their complexity, delicate in their construction, and yet strong enough to hold a bird thousands of feet in the air. Like all things in nature, feathers evolved over millions of years into …


Aging in the wild: lessons from animals about the value of growing old | Kira Cassidy | TEDxBozeman

Aging in the wild: lessons from animals about the value of growing old | Kira Cassidy | TEDxBozeman

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Mile Živković We can learn many things from wild animals: how to live in the moment, how to trust our instincts, how to not worry about things beyond our control, and maybe even how to understand the value of another individual, how to respect someone else; perhaps, most importantly, the elderly …


The Female Sex: Women and Females (Part 2) – Planet Doc

The Female Sex: Women and Females (Part 2) – Planet Doc

The few that manage to reproduce end up exhausted, and that is the sum total of their contribution as fathers. They go off, leaving all the work to the females. And this system perpetuates itself. This female right whale can’t complain that her son is like his father, because she herself chose him: attractive, enormous, …

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