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Archive for the month “January, 2013”

Roman Empire: time & cost of transport

http://m.historytoday.com/jasmine-pui/getting-measure-ancient-rome

Work out how long and what it cost (and thus if it was viable) to transport stuff around Roman Empire. Suggests expanding empire easier than maintaining it.

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US gun culture stems from Civil War, not 1776

http://hnn.us/articles/real-origin-americas-gun-culture

Cross-cultural simulation (similar to Mercho/Gofi)

NaZa Cross cultural sim

Publicly presenting a paper

tips on presenting in public

Prepare, practise, perform
Perfect preparation prevents poor performance

This article clearly outlines HOW to prepare (note where to take a big breath etc)

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