Glow-In-The-Dark Cockroaches And Harp-Shaped Sponge Among 2013's Top Ten New Species List Given that we are constantly being bombarded with news about species of animals becoming extinct, it is refreshing to hear that there are also new ones constantly being discovered - What is surprising is that every year, nature lovers and scientists find not one or two, but thousands of never before seen species. For the last six years, Arizona State University's International Institute for Species Exploration has provided a venue to showcase what scientists believe are their best finds, new or otherwise, and asked the general public to vote for their top ten. Here are some of the coolest ones that made the 2013 list, from the 140 that were submitted this year. Glow-In-The-Dark Cockroach Even the most avid haters of cockroaches will reluctantly admit that finding one that lights up is pretty cool.
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10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship 10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship Added by Jeff Dunn on 2012-07-22 YouTube has a firm place in the current classroom. From Khan Academy’s videos to YouTube EDU and beyond, there’s a reason all these videos are finding a home in schools. In an effort to help keep the ball rolling, Google just launched a set of 10 interactive lessons designed to support teachers in educating students on digital citizenship. English Language Centre Study Zone: Welcome! About the Study Zone The Study Zone is for students of the English Language Centre (ELC) at the University of Victoria. ELC teachers create the English language lessons and practice exercises. Some Priceless Topic-Based Videos to Help Students Prepare for the Speaking Test Hi, hey! How are things? Have you read my last post?? It’s all about first-day activities to get to know my new students. Are you going to be one of them?
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Lectures: Brenzel The Essential Value of a Classic Education. JEFFREY BRENZEL, Philosopher, Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, Yale University Lesson Overview Some people regard the classics as mere historical artifacts or fodder for cocktail party conversation. Position of Adverbs in English Sentences Adverb of Manner (e.g.: slowly, carefully, awfully) These adverbs are put behind the direct object (or behind the verb if there's no direct object). Exercise on adverbs of manner Adverbs of Place
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