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How one tree grows 40 different kinds of fruit | Sam Van Aken
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How one tree grows 40 different kinds of fruit | Sam Van Aken

100 years ago, there were 2,000 varieties of peaches, nearly 2,000 different varieties of plums and almost 800 named varieties of apples growing in the United States. Today, only a fraction of those remain, and what is left is threatened

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A Vision of Students Today
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A Vision of Students Today

Today’s child is bewildered when he enters the 19th century envoirnment that still characterizes the educational establishment where information is scarce but ordered and structured by fragmented, classified patterns, subjects, and schedules.” -Marshall McLuhan 1967 “If these walls could talk.”

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Vulture safe zones aim to preserve an unloved but vital scavenger
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Vulture safe zones aim to preserve an unloved but vital scavenger

The white-rumped vulture hasn’t gotten much respect in Bangladesh. Its hunched slate-gray wings, bald head, and taste for carrion have marked it as a symbol of doom. But the raptor’s bad image isn’t stopping conservationists from trying to save it

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Slavoj Žižek: Democracy and Capitalism Are Destined to Split Up
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Slavoj Žižek: Democracy and Capitalism Are Destined to Split Up

Well people often ask me how can you be so stupid and still proclaim yourself a communist. What do you mean by this? Well, I have always to emphasize that first I am well aware that let’s call it like

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Earth(ly) Matters: Beyond the Human I: Suffering and Respect
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Earth(ly) Matters: Beyond the Human I: Suffering and Respect

[APPLAUSE] TAMARA CHIN: We’re very fortunate to start the day with two very distinguished thinkers. I’ll introduce them both. The first is Professor Sharon Krause, who is Royce Family Professor of Teaching Excellence and professor of political science here at

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Ecology, Environmental Issues & International Organizations for Prelims 2018 by Ayaz Khan
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Ecology, Environmental Issues & International Organizations for Prelims 2018 by Ayaz Khan

without wasting any further time my analysis of the exam is if you add international organizations to this it will give you 30 questions in preliminary exam and I don't think we need to overlook 30 questions any day they

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Environment and Ecology Revision for UPSC 2018 - Important topics and Current Affairs - Part 1