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Harvard University Alzheimer's cure: 'Vampire' blood transfusions could be the secret to eternal youth according to scientists

Harvard University Alzheimer's cure: 'Vampire' blood transfusions could be the secret to eternal youth according to scientists | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Scientists at Harvard University also discovered that ‘youth protein’ GDF11, which circulates in the blood, is responsible for keeping the brain and muscles strong ('Vampire' blood transfusions could cure Alzheimer's and even be secret to eternal ...
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Nationwide survey starts to assess financial literacy

Nationwide survey starts to assess financial literacy | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
This study is very important for the purpose of research to understand and improve delivery of financial education (Nationwide survey starts to assess financial literacy.
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Preventing Plagiarism with CopyScape and Grammarly

Ensuring your website's reputation, be sure to never post other people's content without permission and proper citation. CopyScape checks all your sites content and will check the web to assure...
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CCSRI Research Impact Report 2013

Canadian Cancer Society (RT @cancersociety: We’re funding research from head to toe.
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RIKEN to Check 20,000 Papers for Doctored Images and Plagiarism

RIKEN to Check 20,000 Papers for Doctored Images and Plagiarism | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Image manipulation scandal continues to snowball (RIKEN to Check 20,000 Papers for Doctored Images and Plagiarism | Science/AAAS | News http://t.co/YXNPyXPSDq via @AddThis)...
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The importance of multi-sensory learning

The importance of multi-sensory learning | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Mathletics the online mathematics resource helps students to learn in a multi-sensory environment that engages them on visual, auditory and kinesthetic levels (Are your students/children learning mathematics in an engaging multi-sensory learning...
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Op-Ed: Addressing the STEM Challenge Through Distance Learning - U.S. News & World Report

Op-Ed: Addressing the STEM Challenge Through Distance Learning - U.S. News & World Report | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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7 Big Myths About Libraries

7 Big Myths About Libraries | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Americans value their libraries, but there are still misconceptions about libraries that exist among folks who maybe haven't visited a library in a while... or haven't visited one ever!... (RT @HuffPostBooks: Who said libraries are only for books?
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Lessons from China: building technological capabilities for low carbon technology transfer and development - Online First - Springer

Lessons from China: building technological capabilities for low carbon technology transfer and development - Online First - Springer | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Lessons from China: building technological capabilities for low carbon technology transfer and development http://t.co/8y7FtGK2H8 #clim...
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Why Non-Profits Are Replicating the Startup Model - Mashable

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Why Non-Profits Are Replicating the Startup Model Mashable "From the very beginning, I knew I wanted to have this comprehensive feel, [for it] to be a three-pronged approach: the coworking space — the importance of having these groups learning and...
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Digital Natives - Students of the future have a...

Digital Natives - Students of the future have a... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
What does the future of education look like? One where the student play an active role in their education through an interactive, personalized, and continuou... (Digital Natives - Students of the future have arrived.
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Mass customization of education by an instituti...

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Mass customization of education by an institution of HE: What can we learn from industry? (Mass customization of education by an institution of HE: What can we learn from industry? | Schuwer ...
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Exploring provocative ideas for undergraduate education at Stanford - Stanford University News

Exploring provocative ideas for undergraduate education at Stanford - Stanford University News | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Exploring provocative ideas for undergraduate education at Stanford
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What if your transcript displayed not the courses you have taken, but the skills and ideas you have put to work in the world?
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NCFE is conducting Financial Literacy and Inclusion Survey

NCFE is conducting Financial Literacy and Inclusion Survey | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Reemergence Of Polio Is A Global Health Risk

Reemergence Of Polio Is A Global Health Risk | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
After major milestones in polio eradication, the World Health Organization warns that the virus has been regaining ground.
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3D Printing: The New Industrial Revolution?

3D Printing: The New Industrial Revolution? | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
CanadaFashionLaw recently participated as a panelist at a fashion law symposium in Chicago. Overall, the theme of the symposium examined technology’s role in fashion. Specifically, CanadaFashionLaw discussed intellectual property implications for...
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‘A Fragile Trust’ exhibits irresponsibility behind Jayson Blair plagiarism scandal

‘A Fragile Trust’ exhibits irresponsibility behind Jayson Blair plagiarism scandal | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
PBS show about plagiarizing reporter reveals unwillingness of main figures to understand what happened. (Wapo's @RoigFranzia writes about his role exposing Jayson Blair plagiarism scandal. New @PBS doc tonite.
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Rising African cache poses choice for US ties - KFVS

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Rising African cache poses choice for US ties
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AP National Security Writer. LUANDA, Angola (AP) - Traveling from lush green hilltops to hot dusty roads and seaside ports, U.S.
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From student to scholar: 10 pieces of advice for surviving a doctoral program - BlogHer (blog)

From student to scholar: 10 pieces of advice for surviving a doctoral program - BlogHer (blog) | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
From student to scholar: 10 pieces of advice for surviving a doctoral program BlogHer (blog) Some of you use RefWorks or Endnote or some such fancy electronic citation software that will save you so much time and energy that papers will magically...
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How Libraries Are Working To Bridge The Cultural Divide

How Libraries Are Working To Bridge The Cultural Divide | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Unfortunately too often children in the United States are not exposed to print or digital materials that reflect themselves or their culture. This can have harmful effects on a child, as such an absence impacts self-esteem....
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unctad.org | The role of intellectual property in technology transfer and competition

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INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AGREEMENT - GLOBAL NEGOTIATOR

INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AGREEMENT - GLOBAL NEGOTIATOR | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Model of INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AGREEMENT ready to use in Word Format. Contract template and sample. Immediate download. Also in Spanish, French and German.
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15 Emerging Agriculture Technologies That Will Change The World

15 Emerging Agriculture Technologies That Will Change The World | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
From crop sensors to in vitro meat. ("15 Emerging Agriculture Technologies That Will Change The World" http://t.co/bqCI8UgEeD)
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Update on a Paradigm Shift: The New Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is releasing the Framework, which "seeks to address the interconnected nature of the abilities, practices and dispositions of the student."...
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QUODL - Quality of Online & Distance Education: The rules of e-learning: Guide the learner’s approach

QUODL - Quality of Online & Distance Education: The rules of e-learning: Guide the learner’s approach | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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