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Football: Buena Vista University vs. Luther College

Football: Buena Vista University vs. Luther College

Well good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to UCN Sports, this is Beaver Football. And we’re glad to have you tuned in, we’re live from J. Leslie Rollins Stadium. my name is Tanner Hoops and I’m alongside Kyle Wiebers. Miller will get set, he’s back to pass. Blitz coming, picked up He’s going to …

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Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

The Chicago Field Museum is one of the largest and most respected natural history museums in the world. Join me as we go behind the scenes! Dun dun dun! Are these elephants?! Yes. – Oh my god! Here, oh let me just open my cabinet of elephants. Good thing I’ve been working out. Oh my …

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Global food supply could benefit from rodent-control technology

Global food supply could benefit from rodent-control technology

>>Theresa Bierer: Loretta Mayer is a Northern Arizona University researcher, her passion to understand heart disease in post-menopausal women led to a discovery which could end up feeding millions of people worldwide. Mayer cofounded SenesTech whose technology can sterilize the prolific rice rat of Southeast Asia. >>Everett Hale: Because the rice rat consumes between 30 …

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He Calls Them Vermin and Rodents: Metaphoric Language in Political Communication

He Calls Them Vermin and Rodents: Metaphoric Language in Political Communication

As a communication scholar I spend much of my time making a case for why words matter. Words formed the foundation for language and language is the primary way in which we construct meaning. And we will act toward others based on the meaning we assigned them. Words matter. This is a picture of my …

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Saturday in :60 – Mississippi State | The University of Alabama

Saturday in :60 – Mississippi State | The University of Alabama

(rock music) – You could almost feel the heartbeat, it’s amazing. We just hope we stay undefeated after today, which I have no doubt we will. – I’m back for my first game in 20 years. So, this is fantastic. – The students are really excited. Everyone’s about Stay for Four, Play for Four and …

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MIT Tech Day 1998: Creating Wealth – Tony K. Tan, Judy Lewent, David H. Marks, Lester Thurow

MIT Tech Day 1998: Creating Wealth – Tony K. Tan, Judy Lewent, David H. Marks, Lester Thurow

[MUSIC PLAYING] BILL HECHT: Could I ask you to please take your seats for this Saturday morning class? Now to those of you who are young men and young women– that’s defined by the way by my standard which is you’re younger than I am– many of you don’t remember the great pleasure that MIT …

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MIT Commencement Program 2005 – Address: Irwin M. Jacobs (Qualcomm)

MIT Commencement Program 2005 – Address: Irwin M. Jacobs (Qualcomm)

[MUSIC PLAYING] STUDENT 1: Hi! This is Kelly, and I have with me my friends David, Matye, Steven, Michael, and Sandra. JONES: Oh my goodness, that’s quite a collection of students. So where are you all from? STUDENT 1: Well, I’m from California. STUDENT 2: New York City. STUDENT 3: Toronto, Canada. STUDENT 4: Kansas …