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Mar
5

Making Sense of Climate Science Denial

In public discussions, climate change is a highly controversial topic. However, in the scientific community, there is little controversy with 97% of climate scientists concluding humans are causing...

edX | The University of Queensland, UQx

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Mar
5

Nutrition and Health: Micronutrients and Malnutrition

There is an overload of information about nutrition and health, but what is the truth and what can you do to improve the health of your patients? Learn more about nutrition and how our diet...

edX | Wageningen University & Research, WageningenX

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Mar
4

Essentials of Global Health

Essentials of Global Health is a comprehensive introduction to global health. It is meant to introduce you to this topic in well-structured, clear and easy to understand ways. Much of the course will...

Coursera | Yale University

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Mar
4

Alimentación y dietética para una vuelta al mundo a vela

Comer bien en una vuelta al mundo no es tarea fácil . Aprenda cómo equilibrar alta nutrición con practicidad mientras navega alrededor del mundo. Este curso pretende introducirte en el mundo de la...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona, Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona

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Mar
4

Foundations for Assisting in Home Care

This course is intended as a self-study course for those interested in exploring a career as a Home Health Aide or Personal Care Aide.

Coursera | The State University of New York

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Mar
4

结构生物化学(Structural Biochemistry)

生物化学是当今生命科学领域中发展最为迅速、涉及面最广的基础学科之一,其着眼点在于使用化学、物理学和生物学等方法去研究各类生物分子的结构与功能,在分子水平上阐明生命的本质、原理和规律。如今,生物化学的理论和实验技术已渗透到生命科学的方方面面,它的发展一次又一次地带动了整个生命科学的发展。 生物化学可分为结构生物化学、代谢生物化学和分子生物学三个部分。本课程为第一部分,即结构生物化学,以后还会推出代谢...

Coursera | Nanjing University

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Mar
4

Wine Tasting: Sensory Techniques for Wine Analysis

With its roots in ancient cultures as early as 6,000 BC, wine has long been part of the human experience. Today, increasing worldwide interest in wine and its complexities and varieties has created...

Coursera | University of California, Davis

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Mar
4

Sustainable Food Production Through Livestock Health Management

Learn about the impact of infectious disease on sustainable animal-based food production by understanding the science of growth, immunity, and infection and by learning the problem-solving skills...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Mar
4

The Meat We Eat

The Meat We Eat is a course designed to create a more informed consumer about the quality, safety, healthfulness and sustainability of muscle foods and address current issues in animal agriculture in...

Coursera | University of Florida

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Feb
25

The New Nordic Diet - from Gastronomy to Health

The New Nordic Diet is a new food culture developed in 2009-13 with key emphasis on gastronomy, health, and environment. Major research in its effect on acceptability, behaviour and learning skills,...

Coursera | University of Copenhagen

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Mar
4

Seguridad agroalimentaria

La seguridad agroalimentaria es uno de los mayores problemas a nivel mundial debido a que existen millones de personas que no tienen acceso diario a los alimentos. Por ello, es necesario revisar el...

Coursera | Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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Mar
4

营养与健康

《营养与健康》介绍营养学基础知识,主要内容包括:人体所需的七大营养素的化学结构、主要生理功能、食物来源、人体每天的参考摄入量等;主要食物种类包括谷物类、薯类、豆类、坚果类、蔬菜类、水果类、肉类、水产品类、蛋类、乳制品类的营养价值;营养与疾病特别是一些慢性、高发性疾病如高血糖、高血脂、高血压、癌症等的关系。内容简单,适合无营养学基础、但希望了解一般的营养学知识,改善日常膳食质量的人选修。

Coursera | Nanjing University

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Feb
25

ГМО: технологии создания и применение

Знаете, как скрестить мышь с медузой? Или, может быть, хотите научиться собирать конструктор из вируса, человека и быка? В нашем курсе мы расскажем вам о том, какие «пазлы» уже умеют складывать...

Coursera | Novosibirsk State University

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Mar
4

Unravelling solutions for Future Food problems

Our society depends on the availability of food and accessibility to it. According to the United Nations nearly 800 million people are hungry and on the other hand, over 650 million people are obese....

Coursera | Utrecht University

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Mar
4

食品安全與風險分析(Food Safety&Risk Analysis)

何謂「食品安全」? 目前食品安全相關議題儼然已經成為我國學術研究、媒體關注的顯學。所謂食品安全可從兩方面觀察,一方面是傳統意義之安全,即現在現有科技與環境條件之基礎上,人類已經認識並得到公示之安全界定;另一方面,伴隨科學發展與技術進步,當人類認識又提高一個層次而對安全性提出新要求時,必須重新界定看似安全但卻存在值得研究之問題,如補充維生素對人體作用之爭議、油炸食品對健康之影響等。 何謂「風險分...

Coursera | National Taiwan University

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Mar
4

Developing Your Research Project

There are no specific course requirements, other than a curious disposition and desire to undertake some academic research. You can use the hashtag #FLcuriosity to talk about this course on social...

FutureLearn | University of Southampton

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Mar
5

The Science of Beer

Have you ever taken a sip of beer and wondered why it tastes a certain way or what effect the alcohol has on your body? In this course, you will learn all...

edX | Wageningen University & Research, WageningenX

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Feb
25

Biohacking Your Brain's Health

With deteriorating health, particularly brain health, occurring at a global level, this course introduces you to methods for maximizing your brain's fitness through nutrition, exercise, meditation,...

Coursera | Emory University

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Feb
25

Actualización en el manejo del paciente con diabetes mellitus tipo 2

Este curso esta diseñado para ofrecer información actualizada sobre el manejo del paciente con diabetes mellitus tipo 2, con la finalidad de mejorar su atención médica. El curso está dirigido a...

Coursera | Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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Feb
25

Молекулярная диетология: гены, еда и здоровье

Нам ежедневно напоминают: “Мы – это то, что мы едим”. Пища была и остается фундаментальным фактором жизни человека и его здоровья. Курс знакомит с возможностями использования пищи в сохранении и...

Coursera | National Research Tomsk State University

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Oct
10

Civil Society and African Media Policy in the Digital Age

This course aims to empower civil society actors in support of a free, pluralistic and independent African media. It seeks to sustain the work of the late South African activist, Jeanette...

edX | WitsX

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Dec
12

Cyber-Physical Networks

In this course, you will learn about the future evolution of communication networks towards so-called machine-type applications, also referred to as cyber-physical systems. You will be equipped with...

edX | KTHx

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Jan
3

The Health Effects of Climate Change

Our world’s climate is changing. Of the top twenty hottest years ever recorded, sixteen have occurred in the last two decades. This warming has already had a profound effect. Many feel...

edX | HarvardX

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Oct
2

Nutrition and Cancer

Is cancer partly preventable through a healthy diet? Cancer has overtaken cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death in many parts of the world. It causes one in eight deaths...

edX | WageningenX

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Aug
19

Activism and Citizen Journalism through Media

Media is a powerful tool for promoting social justice. If you are an activist involved in promoting or advocating for a social cause, this course will provide you with valuable information and...

edX | WitsX

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Feb
21

Effective Business Communication

Short of breathing, the one activity that humans engage in the most is communication. In a business scenario, communication not only helps us share our thoughts but is essential in getting our work...

edX | IIMBx

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Feb
18

Guidance to Keep Newborn Babies Safe and Healthy

In your previous 2 courses, you learned some medical interventions and skills to keep newborns healthy in the days and weeks after they have been born.  In this course, you will learn some key things...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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Feb
18

The Newborn Assessment

In your previous course, you learned some medical interventions and skills to keep newborns healthy in the days and weeks after they have been born. In this course, you will learn what some...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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Healthy Practices: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Community and Family Participation

In this course you will find a comprehensive overlook of healthy practices in public schools in the USA, including: physical activity and nutrition in the school setting. We will review the basics of...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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Supporting Parents of a Newborn Baby

In this course, you will learn some core components in supporting parents of newborn babies. The Supporting Parents of Newborn Babies Course will teach you best practices for what to expect in the...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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Mar
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Making Sense of Climate Science Denial

In public discussions, climate change is a highly controversial topic. However, in the scientific community, there is little controversy with 97% of climate scientists concluding humans are causing...

edX | The University of Queensland, UQx

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Mar
5

Nutrition and Health: Micronutrients and Malnutrition

There is an overload of information about nutrition and health, but what is the truth and what can you do to improve the health of your patients? Learn more about nutrition and how our diet...

edX | Wageningen University & Research, WageningenX

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Mar
4

Essentials of Global Health

Essentials of Global Health is a comprehensive introduction to global health. It is meant to introduce you to this topic in well-structured, clear and easy to understand ways. Much of the course will...

Coursera | Yale University

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Mar
4

Alimentación y dietética para una vuelta al mundo a vela

Comer bien en una vuelta al mundo no es tarea fácil . Aprenda cómo equilibrar alta nutrición con practicidad mientras navega alrededor del mundo. Este curso pretende introducirte en el mundo de la...

Coursera | Universitat de Barcelona, Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona

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Mar
4

Foundations for Assisting in Home Care

This course is intended as a self-study course for those interested in exploring a career as a Home Health Aide or Personal Care Aide.

Coursera | The State University of New York

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For $49
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Mar
4

结构生物化学(Structural Biochemistry)

生物化学是当今生命科学领域中发展最为迅速、涉及面最广的基础学科之一,其着眼点在于使用化学、物理学和生物学等方法去研究各类生物分子的结构与功能,在分子水平上阐明生命的本质、原理和规律。如今,生物化学的理论和实验技术已渗透到生命科学的方方面面,它的发展一次又一次地带动了整个生命科学的发展。 生物化学可分为结构生物化学、代谢生物化学和分子生物学三个部分。本课程为第一部分,即结构生物化学,以后还会推出代谢...

Coursera | Nanjing University

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Mar
4

Wine Tasting: Sensory Techniques for Wine Analysis

With its roots in ancient cultures as early as 6,000 BC, wine has long been part of the human experience. Today, increasing worldwide interest in wine and its complexities and varieties has created...

Coursera | University of California, Davis

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Mar
4

Sustainable Food Production Through Livestock Health Management

Learn about the impact of infectious disease on sustainable animal-based food production by understanding the science of growth, immunity, and infection and by learning the problem-solving skills...

Coursera | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Mar
4

The Meat We Eat

The Meat We Eat is a course designed to create a more informed consumer about the quality, safety, healthfulness and sustainability of muscle foods and address current issues in animal agriculture in...

Coursera | University of Florida

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For $49
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Feb
25

The New Nordic Diet - from Gastronomy to Health

The New Nordic Diet is a new food culture developed in 2009-13 with key emphasis on gastronomy, health, and environment. Major research in its effect on acceptability, behaviour and learning skills,...

Coursera | University of Copenhagen

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Mar
4

Seguridad agroalimentaria

La seguridad agroalimentaria es uno de los mayores problemas a nivel mundial debido a que existen millones de personas que no tienen acceso diario a los alimentos. Por ello, es necesario revisar el...

Coursera | Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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Mar
4

营养与健康

《营养与健康》介绍营养学基础知识,主要内容包括:人体所需的七大营养素的化学结构、主要生理功能、食物来源、人体每天的参考摄入量等;主要食物种类包括谷物类、薯类、豆类、坚果类、蔬菜类、水果类、肉类、水产品类、蛋类、乳制品类的营养价值;营养与疾病特别是一些慢性、高发性疾病如高血糖、高血脂、高血压、癌症等的关系。内容简单,适合无营养学基础、但希望了解一般的营养学知识,改善日常膳食质量的人选修。

Coursera | Nanjing University

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For $29
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Feb
25

ГМО: технологии создания и применение

Знаете, как скрестить мышь с медузой? Или, может быть, хотите научиться собирать конструктор из вируса, человека и быка? В нашем курсе мы расскажем вам о том, какие «пазлы» уже умеют складывать...

Coursera | Novosibirsk State University

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Mar
4

Unravelling solutions for Future Food problems

Our society depends on the availability of food and accessibility to it. According to the United Nations nearly 800 million people are hungry and on the other hand, over 650 million people are obese....

Coursera | Utrecht University

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Mar
4

食品安全與風險分析(Food Safety&Risk Analysis)

何謂「食品安全」? 目前食品安全相關議題儼然已經成為我國學術研究、媒體關注的顯學。所謂食品安全可從兩方面觀察,一方面是傳統意義之安全,即現在現有科技與環境條件之基礎上,人類已經認識並得到公示之安全界定;另一方面,伴隨科學發展與技術進步,當人類認識又提高一個層次而對安全性提出新要求時,必須重新界定看似安全但卻存在值得研究之問題,如補充維生素對人體作用之爭議、油炸食品對健康之影響等。 何謂「風險分...

Coursera | National Taiwan University

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Mar
4

Developing Your Research Project

There are no specific course requirements, other than a curious disposition and desire to undertake some academic research. You can use the hashtag #FLcuriosity to talk about this course on social...

FutureLearn | University of Southampton

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For $44
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Mar
5

The Science of Beer

Have you ever taken a sip of beer and wondered why it tastes a certain way or what effect the alcohol has on your body? In this course, you will learn all...

edX | Wageningen University & Research, WageningenX

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Feb
25

Biohacking Your Brain's Health

With deteriorating health, particularly brain health, occurring at a global level, this course introduces you to methods for maximizing your brain's fitness through nutrition, exercise, meditation,...

Coursera | Emory University

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Feb
25

Actualización en el manejo del paciente con diabetes mellitus tipo 2

Este curso esta diseñado para ofrecer información actualizada sobre el manejo del paciente con diabetes mellitus tipo 2, con la finalidad de mejorar su atención médica. El curso está dirigido a...

Coursera | Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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Feb
25

Молекулярная диетология: гены, еда и здоровье

Нам ежедневно напоминают: “Мы – это то, что мы едим”. Пища была и остается фундаментальным фактором жизни человека и его здоровья. Курс знакомит с возможностями использования пищи в сохранении и...

Coursera | National Research Tomsk State University

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Recently added courses

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Oct
10

Civil Society and African Media Policy in the Digital Age

This course aims to empower civil society actors in support of a free, pluralistic and independent African media. It seeks to sustain the work of the late South African activist, Jeanette...

edX | WitsX

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For $49
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Dec
12

Cyber-Physical Networks

In this course, you will learn about the future evolution of communication networks towards so-called machine-type applications, also referred to as cyber-physical systems. You will be equipped with...

edX | KTHx

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For $45
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Jan
3

The Health Effects of Climate Change

Our world’s climate is changing. Of the top twenty hottest years ever recorded, sixteen have occurred in the last two decades. This warming has already had a profound effect. Many feel...

edX | HarvardX

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Oct
2

Nutrition and Cancer

Is cancer partly preventable through a healthy diet? Cancer has overtaken cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death in many parts of the world. It causes one in eight deaths...

edX | WageningenX

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For $99
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Aug
19

Activism and Citizen Journalism through Media

Media is a powerful tool for promoting social justice. If you are an activist involved in promoting or advocating for a social cause, this course will provide you with valuable information and...

edX | WitsX

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For $49
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Feb
21

Effective Business Communication

Short of breathing, the one activity that humans engage in the most is communication. In a business scenario, communication not only helps us share our thoughts but is essential in getting our work...

edX | IIMBx

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Feb
18

Guidance to Keep Newborn Babies Safe and Healthy

In your previous 2 courses, you learned some medical interventions and skills to keep newborns healthy in the days and weeks after they have been born.  In this course, you will learn some key things...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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Feb
18

The Newborn Assessment

In your previous course, you learned some medical interventions and skills to keep newborns healthy in the days and weeks after they have been born. In this course, you will learn what some...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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On Demand

Healthy Practices: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Community and Family Participation

In this course you will find a comprehensive overlook of healthy practices in public schools in the USA, including: physical activity and nutrition in the school setting. We will review the basics of...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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For $50
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On Demand

Supporting Parents of a Newborn Baby

In this course, you will learn some core components in supporting parents of newborn babies. The Supporting Parents of Newborn Babies Course will teach you best practices for what to expect in the...

Coursera | University of Colorado System

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