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Mastery takes time, patience, dedication.
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Important molecular discovery in deep space.

Molecules with handedness. We know that life favours certain molecules according to their handedness.


https://ca.news.yahoo.com/asymmetric-molecule-key-life-detected-space-1st-time-181645512.html
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Scientists for the first time have found a complex organic molecule in space that bears the same asymmetric structure as molecules that are key to life on Earth. The researchers said on Tuesday they detected the complex organic molecule called propylene
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The fresh NEW issue #44 of eLearning Papers: "Teacher's Role in Educational innovation" is OUT!!

You can download for FREE all the articles of the latest issue here: http://openeducationeuropa.eu/en/paper/teacher-s-role-educational-innovation
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Martin Weller on some important battles of Open Education today.
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A few hours ago as the sun was rising...  I don't see many sunrises, so this was a momentous occasion.
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Good post by Steve Wheeler - "Not so shallow" http://steve-wheeler.blogspot.com/2015/04/not-so-shallow.html
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Online learning for beginners: 4. ‘What kinds of online learning are there?’, by Tony Bates.
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The study is interesting, but Tony Bates' comment on it is right to the point and, once again, exposes the lack of knowledge that underlies many aspects of xMOOCs.
Demonstration is one of the 18 video production styles from a Coursera course “Mechanics: Motion, Forces, Energy and Gravity, from Particles to Planets” (UNSW Australia). Hansch, A. et al. (2015) Video and Online Learning: Critical Reflections and Findings From the Field Berlin DE: Alexander von ...
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Explore the world's largest cave, Son Doong in Vietnam, with this interactive map comprised of 360° panoramas created by National Geographic Explorer Martin Edström.
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Interesting post by +Erik Duval​​ on Open Science. His proposal:

I propose that the European Commission takes the bold step to ensure that, before the end of this decade, all metadata about all scientific publications ever published would be put in the public domain.
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English Teacher at Escola Secundária de Camões. Researcher at the Laboratory of Distance Education and eLearning (LE@D), Universidade Aberta, Portugal.
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I am currently an English teacher at Escola Secundária de Camões. I am also a researcher at the Laboratory of Distance Education and eLearning (LEaD), Universidade Aberta, Portugal. I teach in the eLearning Pedagogy Master’s Program. I participated as a co-author and facilitator in the online teaching training program developed at Universidade Aberta (part of the Innovation Program in Distance Education], with courses both for Universidade Aberta’s professors and tutors, and for other Portuguese universities as well. 

My master’s dissertation, “From Web 2.0 to eLearning 2.0: Learning in the Network” is available in an online, rich-media version @ http://orfeu.org/weblearning20 (only Portuguese, but there’s an abstract in English).

My research interests include personal learning environments (PLEs), connectivism and networked learning. On a more broad perspective I’m interested in learning, cyberculture, edutech, literature, music, people and writing.

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    Researcher at the Laboratory of distance education and elearning, Universidade Aberta, Lisbon.
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    English teacher, present
    Teaching English to 10th graders.
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