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Epidemics (Coursera)

“If history is our guide, we can assume that the battle between the intellect and will of the human species and the extraordinary adaptability of microbes will be never-ending.” Despite all the remarkable technological breakthroughs that we have made over the past few decades, the threat from infectious [...]
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Health in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies (Coursera)

Sep 20th 2021
Health in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies (Coursera)
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The Center for Humanitarian Emergencies is a partnership between CDC's Emergency Response and Recovery Branch and the Rollins School of Public Health that drives global collaboration, research and evidence based training to improve the lives and well-being of populations impacted by humanitarian [...]
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Emergent Phenomena in Science and Everyday Life (Coursera)

Before the advent of quantum mechanics in the early 20th century, most scientists believed that it should be possible to predict the behavior of any object in the universe simply by understanding the behavior of its constituent parts. For instance, if one could write down the equations of motion [...]
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Emergence of Life (Coursera)

How did life emerge on Earth? How have life and Earth co-evolved through geological time? Is life elsewhere in the universe? Take a look through the 4-billion-year history of life on Earth through the lens of the modern Tree of Life. This course will evaluate the entire history of [...]
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Decision Making in a Complex and Uncertain World (FutureLearn)

Mar 8th 2021
Decision Making in a Complex and Uncertain World (FutureLearn)
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This course will teach you the first principles of complexity, uncertainty and how to make decisions in a complex world. To learn how complexity and uncertainty influence and constrain our decisions. Our world seems to ever become more complex and uncertain. Future leaders must be able to act under [...]
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