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Materials Characterization for Architectural and Archeological Heritage (Miríada X)

Oct 18th 2021
Materials Characterization for Architectural and Archeological Heritage (Miríada X)
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Students will learn the main instrumental techniques of characterization and analysis of historical materials, and they will be able to interpret the results of the different analysis and tests in order to take decisions in practical situations related to intervention in heritage. In addition, students will be able to [...]
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Primate Conservation (Coursera)

Oct 4th 2021
Primate Conservation (Coursera)
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We are presently facing a potential extinction crisis for the order Primates (and many other life forms). In this course we will learn about threats to primate conservation globally. We will be using the, “Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates 2018-2020” by Schwitzer et al (2019) [...]
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Chimpanzee Behavior and Conservation (Coursera)

Chimpanzees are one of our closest living relatives, yet almost nothing was known about their behavior in the wild until Jane Goodall started her groundbreaking study of the chimpanzees of Gombe, Tanzania in 1960. This study continues today, following the same chimpanzee families that Jane Goodall first encountered over [...]
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The Big Stuff: Evolution and Ecology (Coursera)

In this course, we will explore how evolution works to generate new species, the wide variety of life on earth. We will also touch on the importance of biodiversity for the overall health of our planet, and for our well being as humans. Then we will discuss ecology and [...]
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Women in environmental biology (Coursera)

Have you ever wondered how humans relate to other living beings and what do you need to know to be able to understand current environmental problems? Do you know that many of these researches and knowledge have been described by women? This course gives answers to these questions and [...]
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Ecology: from cells to Gaia (Coursera)

This course presents the principles of evolution and ecology for citizens and students interested in studying biology and environmental sciences. It discusses major ideas and results. Recent advances have energised these fields with evidence that has implications beyond their boundaries: ideas, mechanisms, and processes that should form part of [...]
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Landscape Ecology (edX)

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Landscape Ecology (edX)
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This is the first MOOC to teach Landscape Ecology. Participants learn theory, methods and tools to understand the landscapes we live in and to solve landscape-related environmental problems.
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Sharks! (edX)

Learn about the most fascinating animals on Earth, their sophisticated senses and how sharks and their relatives have impacted human history and culture. Did you know that you can track some sharks’ movements on Twitter? Or that the scales on their skin have influenced the way humans design boats, [...]
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The Biology of Bugs, Brains, and Beasts (FutureLearn)

Jul 12th 2021
The Biology of Bugs, Brains, and Beasts (FutureLearn)
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Improve your understanding of some of the key concepts in A level biology and discover what's involved in higher level study. Prepare for university study with this online biology course. Are you a student in sixth form and thinking of studying at university? On this course, you will use [...]
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Jul 12th 2021
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Invitation to Ex-Noguchi Room: Preservation and Utilization of Cultural Properties in Universities (FutureLearn)

May 24th 2021
Invitation to Ex-Noguchi Room: Preservation and Utilization of Cultural Properties in Universities (FutureLearn)
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Learn how to preserve, restore and utilize cultural properties in universities—a case study from Keio University, Tokyo. In this course, we will examine how to bring attention to cultural properties in a university, preserve and utilize them. The course focuses on the ‘Ex-Noguchi Room’ as a case study, which [...]
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