Research
epub |eng | 2019-04-03 | Author:Michelle Dickinson

The Science Behind Edible Earthworms Jelly/jello wobbles because it contains gelatin, a coiled up protein chain that unravels and floats around as strands when hot water is added. As the ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Daniel S. Milo

Figure 6.5. The C-value paradox demonstrates waste in nature: There is no correlation between genome size and organism complexity. The flower Utricularia gibba has 82 million DNA base pairs; Homo ...
( Category: Evolution September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lee McIntyre

6 How the Scientific Attitude Transformed Modern Medicine It is easy to appreciate the difference that the scientific attitude can make in transforming a previously undisciplined field into one of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-06-15 | Author:Janine M Benyus [Benyus, Janine M]

Even this flexible hardwiring can’t fully explain the fine discrimination shown by animals, however. Regardless of how plant-smart their inborn sensors are, nothing could prepare an animal to automatically recognize ...
( Category: Ecology August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Haider Warraich

* * * I met my friend Sajjad right after I had started research in Boston after graduating from medical school. He was a cardiac surgeon and one of the ...
( Category: Diseases July 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-11 | Author:Lee McIntyre

6 How the Scientific Attitude Transformed Modern Medicine It is easy to appreciate the difference that the scientific attitude can make in transforming a previously undisciplined field into one of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy July 24,2019 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2016-12-06 | Author:Jake VanderPlas

In[11]: plt.imshow(I, cmap=plt.cm.get_cmap('Blues', 6)) plt.colorbar() plt.clim(-1, 1); Figure 4-56. A discretized colormap The discrete version of a colormap can be used just like any other colormap. Example: Handwritten Digits For ...
( Category: Software Development May 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-02 | Author:Graham Farmelo [Graham Farmelo]

By the mid-1970s, physicists and mathematicians all over the world had noticed that gauge theories and geometry were connected. Among the first to spot the connection was Frank Yang, a ...
( Category: Mathematical Physics May 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Big Ideas Simply Explained

JAMES CLERK MAXWELL Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1831, James Clerk Maxwell showed genius from an early age, publishing a scientific paper on geometry at the age of 14. Educated ...
( Category: History & Philosophy April 29,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-08-31 | Author:Kristin Briney [Briney, Kristin]

7.2.4 Destroying data Data security requires proper storage habits from the beginning to the end of the life of a dataset which, in practice, means destroying data after it is ...
( Category: Social Sciences February 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 1996-01-02 | Author:Carl Sagan & Ann Druyan [Sagan, Carl & Druyan, Ann]

the incredible, unprecedented and nefarious attack against the cigarette, constituting the greatest libel and slander ever perpetrated against any product in the history of free enterprise; a criminal libel of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy January 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-06 | Author:Charles Auerbach & Wendy Zeitlin

FIGURE 5.15 robustCDCbelow() graph depicting change in Jenny’s yelling behavior. FIGURE 5.16 RobustCDCbelow() statistical output depicting change in Jenny’s yelling behavior. Figure 5.15 displays the graph with the trimmed mean ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-14 | Author:keith f punch

( Category: Social Sciences December 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-02 | Author:Bill Shipley [Shipley, Bill]

5.6 Horn dimensions in bighorn sheep Marco Festa-Bianchet and his students have been following a population of bighorn sheep from the Rocky Mountains of Alberta for many years. Horn size ...
( Category: Research December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-19 | Author:Dr. Mardy Grothe

chapter seven OXYMORONICA ON STAGE & SCREEN D uring the eighteenth century, David Garrick was England’s greatest actor. A man of enormous talent onstage, he could be imperious and full ...
( Category: Words, Language & Grammar October 20,2018 )