An explosive growth of online news has taken place. Users are inundated with thousands of newsarticles, only some of which are interesting. A system to filter out uninteresting articles would aid users that need to read and analyze many articles daily, such as financial analysts and government officials. The most obvious approach for reducing the amount of information overload is to learn keywords of interest for a user (Carreira et al., 2004). Although filtering articles based on keywords removes many irrelevant articles, there are still many uninteresting articles that are highly relevant to keyword searches. A relevant article may not be interesting for various reasons, such as the article's age or if it discusses an event that the user has already read about in other articles. Although it has been shown that collaborative filtering can aid in personalized recommendation systems (Wang et al., 2006), a large number of users is needed. In a limited user environment, such as a small group of analysts monitoring news events, collaborative filtering would be ineffective. The definition of what makes an article interesting--or its 'interestingness'--varies from user to user and is continually evolving, calling for adaptable user personalization. Furthermore, due to the nature of news, most articles are uninteresting since many are similar or report events outside the scope of an individual's concerns. There has been much work in news recommendation systems, but none have yet addressed the question of what makes an article interesting.
accuracy can be obtained by using real money versus play money, we set up a real-world on-line experiment pitting the predictions of TradeSports.com (real money) against those of NewsFutures.com (play money speculate that this result reflects two opposing forces: real-money markets may better motivate information
Publishing Chemical technology news from across RSC Publishing. Printing solar panels 22 January size) silicon microcells that connect together to form flexible solar panels. By stamping hundreds solar panels 2/8/2010http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/ChemTech/Volume/2010/02/printing_solar.asp #12;Page 2
We describe a short (less than 50 minutes) activity using newsarticles from sources such as "Science Daily" to teach students the steps of the scientific method and the difference between primary and secondary literature sources. The flexibility in choosing newsarticles to examine allowed us to tailor the activity to the specific interests of
ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLEpublished: 13 June 2013 doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00271 Cortical of Maryland, USA Reviewed by: Daniel Grupe, Waisman Lab for Brain Imaging and Behavior, USA Alan Anticevic for a broad range of psychopathology, including anxiety and depression. Delineating neural mechanisms
ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLEpublished: 01 July 2013 doi: 10.3389/fncom.2013.00085 Short term synaptic depression improves information transfer in perceptual multistability Zachary P. Kilpatrick* Department, Israel Reviewed by: Andre Longtin, University of Ottawa, Canada Paolo Del Giudice, Italian National
Tchumatchenko, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Germany Reviewed by: Jean-Pascal Pfister, CambridgeORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLEpublished: 30 January 2014 doi: 10.3389/fncom.2014.00002 Long-term synaptic depression Alex D. Bird1,2,3 * and Magnus J. E. Richardson1 1 Warwick Systems Biology Centre
unpigmented to pigmented flowers provides the opportunity to examine the mechanisms by which regulatoryREVIEW ARTICLEpublished: 20 August 2013 doi: 10.3389/fpls.2013.00321 Flower color as a model system for studies of plant evo-devo James M. Sobel and Matthew A. Streisfeld* Institute of Ecology
OPINION ARTICLEpublished: 07 October 2013 doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00688 Meditation Josipovic, New York University, USA Keywords: meditation, neurofeedback, EEG, biofeedback, enlightenment Dating back as far as 1957, the academic investigation of meditation and the Asian contemplative
REVIEW ARTICLEpublished: 30 August 2013 doi: 10.3389/fneng.2013.00007 The blood-brain barrier Brain Sciences Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Edited by: Jay Nadeau, Mc into the circulation did not enter the brain. Since Ehrlich's first experiments, only a small number of molecules
ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLEpublished: 17 December 2013 doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2013.00090 Advanced Brain,4 and Vera Novak5 1 Structural Brain Mapping Group, Department of Psychiatry, Jena University Hospital, Jena, USA *Correspondence: Katja Franke, Structural Brain Mapping Group, Department of Psychiatry, Jena
in sleep and circadian processes and circadian misalignment in circadian rhythm sleep disorders have) or because of circadian rhythm sleep disorders, the resulting misalignment between circadian and wakefulnessREVIEW ARTICLEpublished: 18 April 2012 doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2012.00050 Circadian and wakefulness
ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLEpublished: 05 May 2014 doi: 10.3389/fninf.2014.00045 Variational Bayesian.mgh.harvard.edu The ability to accurately estimate effective connectivity among brain regions from neuroimaging data could a measure of effective connectivity from fMRI data. The method uses a vector autoregressive model
REVIEW ARTICLEpublished: 08 June 2012 doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00186 Social brain development development and neuroimaging studies investigating brain structure and function as related to social, structure and function of the amygdala and how long- and short-range con- nections develop within the brain
triggering. Here, we describe the current knowledge of the role of PI5P inT cell signaling.The future biology, will be discussed. Keywords: PI5P, PtdIns5P, phosphoinositide,T cell signaling, Dok proteinsREVIEW ARTICLEpublished: 02 April 2013 doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2013.00080 An emerging role for PI5P inT
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Background Rapid identification of subject experts for medical topics helps in improving the implementation of discoveries by speeding the time to market drugs and aiding in clinical trial recruitment, etc. Identifying such people who influence opinion through social network analysis is gaining prominence. In this work, we explore how to combine named entity recognition from unstructured newsarticles with social network analysis to discover opinion leaders for a given medical topic. Methods We employed a Conditional Random Field algorithm to extract three categories of entities from health-related new articles: Person, Organization and Location. We used the latter two to disambiguate polysemy and synonymy for the person names, used simple rules to identify the subject experts, and then applied social network analysis techniques to discover the opinion leaders among them based on their media presence. A network was created by linking each pair of subject experts who are mentioned together in an article. The social network analysis metrics (including centrality metrics such as Betweenness, Closeness, Degree and Eigenvector) are used for ranking the subject experts based on their power in information flow. Results We extracted 734,204 person mentions from 147,528 newsarticles related to obesity from January 1, 2007 through July 22, 2010. Of these, 147,879 mentions have been marked as subject experts. The F-score of extracting person names is 88.5%. More than 80% of the subject experts who rank among top 20 in at least one of the metrics could be considered as opinion leaders in obesity. Conclusion The analysis of the network of subject experts with media presence revealed that an opinion leader might have fewer mentions in the newsarticles, but a high network centrality measure and vice-versa. Betweenness, Closeness and Degree centrality measures were shown to supplement frequency counts in the task of finding subject experts. Further, opinion leaders missed in scientific publication network analysis could be retrieved from newsarticles. PMID:22420330
processing in bipolar disorder: a comparison with schizophrenia Eunice Yang1,2 *, Duje Tadin3,4 , Davis M in individuals with bipolar disorder and compared their performance with that of our previously published results, as indicated by pronounced misperceptions of the center stimuli. Participants with bipolar disorder showed
Synthesizing Correlated RSS NewsArticles Based on a Fuzzy Equivalence Relation Maria Soledad Pera@cs.byu.edu, email@example.com} Abstract Tens of thousands of newsarticles are posted on-line each day, covering of information, RSS (news) feeds are used to categorize newly posted articles. Nonetheless, most RSS users must
Publications are essential for sharing knowledge, and career advancement. Writing a research paper is a challenge. Most graduate programmes in medicine do not offer hands-on training in writing and publishing in scientific journals. Beginners find the art and science of scientific writing a daunting task. How to write a scientific paper?, Is there a sure way to successful publication ? are the frequently asked questions. This paper aims to answer these questions and guide a beginner through the process of planning, writing, and correction of manuscripts that attract the readers and satisfies the peer reviewers. A well-structured paper in lucid and correct language that is easy to read and edit, and strictly follows the instruction to the authors from the editors finds favour from the readers and avoids outright rejection. Making right choice of journal is a decision critical to acceptance. Perseverance through the peer review process is the road to successful publication. PMID:25386508
ISSN:0974-276X This article was originally published in a journal by OMICS Publishing Group, and the attached copy is provided by OMICS Publishing Group for the author's benefit and for the benefit or institution's website or repository, are requested to cite properly. Available online at: OMICS Publishing
The analysis of large quantities of news is an emerging area in the field of data analysis and visualization. International agencies collect thousands of news every day from a large number of sources and making sense of them is becoming increasingly complex due to the rate of the incoming news, as well as the inherent complexity of analyzing large quantities
Milo Krstaji?; Enrico Bertini; Florian Mansmann; Daniel A. Keim
Most of the scientific work presented as abstracts (platforms and posters) at various conferences have the potential to be published as articles in peer-reviewed journals. This DIY (Do It Yourself) article on how to achieve that goal is an extension of the symposium presented at the 36(th) European Congress of Cytology, Istanbul, Turkey (presentation available on net at http://alturl.com/q6bfp). The criteria for manuscript authorship should be based on the ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors) Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts. The next step is to choose the appropriate journal to submit the manuscript and review the 'Instructions to the authors' for that journal. Although initially it may appear to be an insurmountable task, diligent organizational discipline with a little patience and perseverance with input from mentors should lead to the preparation of a nearly perfect publishable manuscript even by a novice. Ultimately, the publishedarticle is an excellent track record of academic productivity with contribution to the general public good by encouraging the exchange of experience and innovation. It is a highly rewarding conduit to the personal success and growth leading to the collective achievement of continued scientific progress. Recent emergences of journals and publishers offering the platform and opportunity to publish under an open access charter provides the opportunity for authors to protect their copyright from being lost to conventional publishers. Publishing your work on this open platform is the most rewarding mission and is the recommended option in the current modern era.[This open access article can be linked (copy-paste link from HTML version of this article) or reproduced FREELY if original reference details are prominently identifiable]. PMID:22363390
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Named Entity Discovery Using Comparable NewsArticles Yusuke SHINYAMA and Satoshi SEKINE Computer@cs.nyu.edu, firstname.lastname@example.org Abstract In this paper we describe a way to discover Named Entities by using the distribution of words in newsarticles. Named Entity recog- nition is an important task for today's natural
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This research provides empirical support for an existing processual model, documenting the social context, development, and growth of a moral panic surrounding stroke risk from chiropractic neck manipulation. This case highlights the importance of both published and unpublished news stories regarding the nature of claims that evolve over time and in specific stages of a moral panic. Chiropractic's status as
EPA's Global Change Research Program is pleased to announce the publication of the Health Sector Assessment, conducted as part of the First U.S. National Assessment. The report has been published as a Special Issue of Environmental Health Perspectives. The Special Issue contains ...
In the era of data-driven journalism, data analytics can deliver tools to support journalists in connecting to new and developing news stories, e.g., as echoed in micro-blogs such as Twitter, the new citizen-driven media. In this paper, we propose a framework for tracking and automatically connecting newsarticles to Twitter conversations as captured by Twitter hashtags. For example, such a system could alert journalists about news that get a lot of Twitter reaction, so that they can investigate those conversations for new developments in the story, promote their article to a set of interested consumers, or discover general sentiment towards the story. Mapping articles to appropriate hashtags is nevertheless very challenging, due to different language styles used in articles versus tweets, the streaming aspect of news and tweets, as well as the user behavior when marking certain tweet-terms as hashtags. As a case-study, we continuously track the RSS feeds of Irish Times newsarticles and a focused Twitter str...
This online news digest features daily news from ScienceNOW and weekly newsarticles and features from Science magazine. The site provides free access to daily newsarticles less than four weeks old; accessing other news content requires a membership or subscription. Articles are searchable by keyword or term. Users may also register for email news alerts and RSS feeds.
Those of us who work in the nuclear industry face a special set of problems in getting our good news out to the public. Our biggest problem is the general public has a negative emotional reaction to the term [open quotes]nuclear.[close quotes] I conduct tours at Wolf Creek generating station near Burlington, Kansas, in America's heartland. When visitors come to our plant, many of them are concerned with their own personal safety. They want to know how much radiation exposure they are receiving and tell me about friends who were supposed to accompany them on their tour but who were so concerned about their safety that they opted to stay at home. Once these people have completed their tour, their minds are eased. It is at that point that I ask them to do a simple word association test on themselves. I have them think of the word nuclear, then tell me the next word that comes to their minds. Generally, they will say words such as [open quotes]bomb,[close quotes] [open quotes]explosion,[close quotes] [open quotes]radiation,[close quotes] and so forth. What is the best way to speak to people's fears about nuclear issues One of the most effective, efficient ways is by asking the media to help spread the good word.
Grimsley, M. (Wolf Creek Nuclear Station, Burlington, KS (United States))
Editor's note: this article by Robert Curnow was adapted from an article originally published in the February 2001 issue of RSS NEWS, the monthly magazine of the Royal Statistical Society (RSS). I am grateful to Frank Duckworth, the Editor of RSS NEWS, the Royal Statistical Society and Robert Curnow for permission to slightly amend and publish this article. The issue
interaction of fresh and saline groundwaters, coastal hydrogeology and seawater intrusion, groundwater/surface-waterEditor's message: Hydrogeology Journal news about staff and Editors' Choice articles Clifford I competitive process. Exploring the role of ground- water flow in geologic processes is one of the main threads
Postharvest News and Information 1995 Vol. 6 No. 2 17N Â 21N Review Article Factors in fresh market low or too high a maturity. Fruit deterioration, from such factors as fruit rotting organisms, water and protected in fresh stone fruits. INTRODUCTION In recent years the production and fresh marketing of stone
Participants read a series of newsarticles, each containing a target event followed by two causes. To study the ease with which readers update their mental representation as they proceed through the text, the certainty of the first cause was manipulated: it was presented as either a certain explanation of the subsequent target event or as a suspected explanation. In
Nathalie Blanc; Jennifer J. Stiegler-Balfour; Edward J. OBrien
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carbon in Earth system models remains an unresolved issue of potentially great importance. Published system models is demonstrated by the first attempts to include freezeÂthaw cycles of the active layer and future changes in soil carbon dynamics. The importance of incorporating the physical processes into Earth
This article features the Early Release Observations following SM4. The Star Witness Newsarticles are science content readings for upper elementary to middle school students. Current Hubble science content is presented at a grade-appropriate level and includes definitions of unfamiliar terms and a set of discussion questions with answers. The articles are based on Hubble press releases, which are identified for the educator in the overview pages and are chosen based on their timeliness and alignment with national science education standards. Many of the articles are formatted as PDF files for easy printing and use in classrooms without computer access.
OBJECTIVES--To determine the relationship between the quality of articles and whether they were published in a supplement or in the parent journal. DATA SOURCES AND STUDY SELECTION--All randomized control trials of drug therapies in adults published in the American Journal of Cardiology, the American Journal of Medicine and the American Heart Journal from January 1990 and obtained in November 1992
Paula A. Rochon; Jerry H. Gurwitz; C. Mark Cheung; Jason A. Hayes; Thomas C. Chalmers
information about the new academic journal Aries: Journal for the Study of Western Esotericism (publ. E.J. Brill), including tables of contents and summaries in two languages of all articlespublished so far. Finally, we call your attention to the section... information about the new academic journal Aries: Journal for the Study of Western Esotericism (publ. E.J. Brill), including tables of contents and summaries in two languages of all articlespublished so far. Finally, we call your attention to the section...
. Costa et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License the reactivation of -globin gene expression during adult definitive erythropoiesis as the most promising therapy to increase gene expression. Thus, this class of reagent may be an effective gene therapy for treatment
. In this paper, we make the first step to analyze user behavior for news viewing, news commenting, and news observe that econ- omy news is more likely to be shared and sports news is less likely to be shared of comments. Lastly, users are more likely to comment on than to share politics news. Keywords: User behavior
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience published by Elsevier and Halgren E (2009) Magnetoencephalography. In: Squire LR (ed.) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, volume 5, pp
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Inland Waters published by Elsevier. (2009) Megaloptera (Alderflies, Dobsonflies). In: Gene E. Likens, (Editor) Encyclopedia of Inland Waters
This article highlights the schoolsâ and student work selected as the best collages in an interdisciplinary Classroom Collage Activity sponsored by the Office of Public Outreach at the Space Telescope Science Institute. An image showing the SM4 astronauts with the winning collages is included. The Star Witness Newsarticles are science content readings for upper elementary to middle school students. Current Hubble science content is presented at a grade-appropriate level and includes definitions of unfamiliar terms and a set of discussion questions with answers. The articles are based on Hubble press releases, which are identified for the educator in the overview pages and are chosen based on their timeliness and alignment with national science education standards. Many of the articles are formatted as PDF files for easy printing and use in classrooms without computer access. Recent additions to the web site include three articles.
From citation rates for over 85,000 articlespublished between 1950 and 2004 in 56 psychology journals, we identified a total of 500 behavioral cognitive psychology articles that ranked in the top 0.6% in each half-decade, in terms of their mean citations per year using the Web of Science. Thirty nine percent [corrected] of these articles were produced by 78 authors who authored three or more of them, and more than half were published by only five journals.The mean number of cites per year and the total number of citations necessary for an article to achieve various percentile rankings are reported for each journal. The mean number of citations necessary for an articlepublished within each half-decade to rank at any given percentile has steadily increased from 1950 to 2004. Of the articles that we surveyed, 11% had zero total citations, and 35% received fewer than four total citations. Citations for post-1994 articles ranking in the 50th-75th and 90th-95th percentiles have generally continued to grow across each of their 3-year postpublication bins. For pre-1995 articles ranking in the 50th-75th and 90th-95th percentiles, citations peaked in the 4- to 6- or 7- to 9-year postpublication bins and decreased linearly thereafter, until asymptoting. In contrast, for the top-500 articles, (a) for pre-1980 articles, citations grew and peaked 10-18-year postpublication bins, and after a slight decrease began to linearly increase again; (b) for post-1979 articles, citations have continually increased across years in a nearly linear fashion. We also report changes in topics covered by the top-cited articles over the decades. PMID:22618710
This article describes the impact of the Hubble Space Telescope during the past 20 years, its many servicing missions, the publicâs favorite images, the top science findings, and the man for whom the telescope is named. The Star Witness Newsarticles are science content readings for upper elementary to middle school students. Current Hubble science content is presented at a grade-appropriate level and includes definitions of unfamiliar terms and a set of discussion questions with answers. The articles are based on Hubble press releases, which are identified for the educator in the overview pages and are chosen based on their timeliness and alignment with national science education standards. Many of the articles are formatted as PDF files for easy printing and use in classrooms without computers.
This article encourages students to find Amazing Space resources related to the International Year of Astronomy (IYA) Object of the Month. The Star Witness Newsarticles are science content readings for upper elementary to middle school students. Current Hubble science content is presented at a grade-appropriate level and includes definitions of unfamiliar terms and a set of discussion questions with answers. The articles are based on Hubble press releases, which are identified for the educator in the overview pages and are chosen based on their timeliness and alignment with national science education standards. Many of the articles are formatted as PDF files for easy printing and use in classrooms without computer access.
This Film News Index is an index to the 16mm nontheatrical film reviews and film history that were published in "Film News" over almost four decades, as well as an index to the location of the full reviews and articles in their original version. The Film News Index is composed of four sections: (1) Film Reviews, which provide film title, date,
This article is published as part of the Dalton Transactions themed issue entitled: Molecular Magnets Guest Editor Euan Brechin University of Edinburgh, UK Published in issue 20, 2010 of Dalton Liu, Ross Inglis, Constantinos J. Milios, Patrick L. Feng, John J. Henderson, Enrique del Barco, Euan
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior published by Elsevier.C. (2010) Nest Site Choice in Social Insects. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J., (eds.) Encyclopedia of Animal
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience published by Elsevier and Stopfer M (2009) Olfactory Coding. In: Squire LR (ed.) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, volume 7, pp. 87
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior published by Elsevier. and Shuker D.M. (2010) Nasonia Wasp Behavior Genetics. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J., (eds.) Encyclopedia
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior published by Elsevier.E. (2010) Crustacean Social Evolution. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J., (eds.) Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience published by Elsevier T and Vogel E K (2009) Working Memory: Capacity Limitations. In: Squire LR (ed.) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience published by Elsevier and Musallam S (2009) Vestibulospinal System and EyeÂHead/Neck Movement. In: Squire LR (ed.) Encyclopedia
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior published by Elsevier.C. (2010) Collective Intelligence. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J., (eds.) Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior
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This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience published by Elsevier.) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, volume 4, pp. 105-109. Oxford: Academic Press. #12;Executive Function and Higher
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Inland Waters published by Elsevier T and Cole J J. (2009) Carbon, Unifying Currency. In: Gene E. Likens, (Editor) Encyclopedia of Inland Waters
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Inland Waters published by Elsevier. (2009) Aquatic Ecosystem Services. In: Gene E. Likens, (Editor) Encyclopedia of Inland Waters. volume 1
This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior published by Elsevier.W. (2010) Deception: Competition by Misleading Behavior. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J., (eds.) Encyclopedia
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This article was originally published in the Encyclopedia of Inland Waters published by Elsevier, (Editor) Encyclopedia of Inland Waters. volume 1, pp. 628-635 Oxford: Elsevier. #12;Small-Scale Turbulence
with commentary by John T. Shawcross and Michael Lieb (Pittsburgh: 92 seventeenth-century news Duquesne UP, 2007). 7. Instead of a featured speaker and newly inducted honored scholar, the members heard reminiscences from five previous honored scholars... with commentary by John T. Shawcross and Michael Lieb (Pittsburgh: 92 seventeenth-century news Duquesne UP, 2007). 7. Instead of a featured speaker and newly inducted honored scholar, the members heard reminiscences from five previous honored scholars...
, Italy ABSTRACT Online media offers great possibilities to retrieve more news items than ever (Terrorist Attack and Natural Disasters) and news which belong to both cate- gories of the Europe Media or reviews about prod- ucts can considerably influence sales volumes. Since there is a huge amount of news
For the second consecutive year, AGU has published Geophysics News, a collection of short articles about new research findings from the past year. The primary target for this publication is science journalists, who can make constructive use of clearly written, accessible stories by spreading them to an even wider audience. The special spin on articles in Geophysics News is that research findings are placed in their proper scientific perspective with relevant policy implications described as well.The full contents of Geophysics News 1991 will be run in Eos over the next several weeks, beginning with this issue. This is being done for two reasons. First, these articles present AGU members with a wonderful opportunity to learn about the hot news in research areas outside of their own expertise. And, as examples of science writing for a broad audience, these articles are meant to encourage other AGU members to also make the effort to write about their science for the general public.
Background While the research design of articlespublished in medical journals and in some physical therapy journals has already been evaluated, this has not been investigated in Brazilian physical therapy journals. Objective To describe the research design used in all articlespublished in Brazilian scientific journals that are freely available, have high Qualis rankings, and are relevant to physical therapy over a 7-year period. Method We extracted the bibliometric data, research design, research type (human or animal), and clinical area for all articlespublished. The articles were grouped into their level of evidence, and descriptive analyses were performed. We calculated the frequency, proportions of articles, and 95% confidence interval of these proportions with each research design in each journal. We cross-tabulated the clinical areas with research designs (expressed as number and percentages). Results A total of 1,458 articles from four Brazilian journals were found: Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, Revista Fisioterapia em Movimento, Revista Fisioterapia e Pesquisa, and Revista Acta Fisiátrica. The majority of articles were classified as level II of evidence (60%), followed by level III (29%) and level I (10%). The most prevalent research designs were cross-sectional studies (38%), single-case or case-series studies, and narrative reviews. Most articles reported human research and were in the musculoskeletal, neurologic, and cardiothoracic areas. Conclusions Most of the research published in Brazilian physical therapy journals used levels II and III of evidence. Increasing the publication rate of systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials would provide more high-quality evidence to guide evidence-based physical therapy practice. PMID:24675913
Saragiotto, Bruno T.; Costa, Luciola C. M.; Oliveira, Ronaldo F.; Lopes, Alexandre D.; Moseley, Anne M.; Costa, Leonardo O. P.
Scientific innovation depends on finding, integrating, and re-using the products of previous research. Here we explore how recent developments in Web technology, particularly those related to the publication of data and metadata, might assist that process by providing semantic enhancements to journal articles within the mainstream process of scholarly journal publishing. We exemplify this by describing semantic enhancements we have made to a recent biomedical research article taken from PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, providing enrichment to its content and increased access to datasets within it. These semantic enhancements include provision of live DOIs and hyperlinks; semantic markup of textual terms, with links to relevant third-party information resources; interactive figures; a re-orderable reference list; a document summary containing a study summary, a tag cloud, and a citation analysis; and two novel types of semantic enrichment: the first, a Supporting Claims Tooltip to permit "Citations in Context", and the second, Tag Trees that bring together semantically related terms. In addition, we have published downloadable spreadsheets containing data from within tables and figures, have enriched these with provenance information, and have demonstrated various types of data fusion (mashups) with results from other research articles and with Google Maps. We have also published machine-readable RDF metadata both about the article and about the references it cites, for which we developed a Citation Typing Ontology, CiTO (http://purl.org/net/cito/). The enhanced article, which is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0000228.x001, presents a compelling existence proof of the possibilities of semantic publication. We hope the showcase of examples and ideas it contains, described in this paper, will excite the imaginations of researchers and publishers, stimulating them to explore the possibilities of semantic publishing for their own research articles, and thereby break down present barriers to the discovery and re-use of information within traditional modes of scholarly communication. PMID:19381256
Sarah Glynn (2006) This article was published in Socialist History Journal 29 pp5675 1 on the community today. This history, which has largely been put together here from interviews with those of the impact of international socialist developments on the evolution of politics among immigrants
issue Reviewing the latest advances in microfluidic and nanofluidic research Guest Editors Professors. Santiago* Received 5th August 2009 First published as an Advance Article on the web 29th January 2010 DOI: 10.1039/b902074h In this tutorial review aimed at researchers using nanofluidic devices, we summarize
published as an Advance Article on the web 23rd May 2008 DOI: 10.1039/b702942j The elucidation of molecular and drug discovery. This tutorial review summarizes strategies for the derivatization of bioactive small observation of the effect of a compound or extract on a cell or organism. In many cases, the drug's mechanism
OBESITY | VOLUME 18 NUMBER 3 | MARCH 2010 563 nature publishing group ARTICLES GENETICS INTRODUCTION Obesity is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, increasing the risk), physical inactivity, and excess caloric consumption can a ect an individual's risk of obesity (1). Although
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The purpose of this research was to assess and analyze the frequency and trends of multicultural counseling articles in thirteen journals published by the American Counseling Association (ACA) from 1980 to 1996, with specific focus on four racial and ethnic groups prevalent in the United States: African American, Asian American, Latino, and Native
PEDIATRIC RESEARCH PUBLISHES IMPORTANT REVIEW ARTICLE ON `PLACEBO EFFECTS IN CHILDREN' The most recent, July, issue of Pediatric Research delves into the issue of placebo effects in children. Placebo effects in children: a review. Pediatr Res 2013;74:96-102. #12;
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In this author's experience, students of introductory physics and physical science courses are often under-confident of their ability to master physics concepts, many of them believing they simply cannot "get physics," however hard they might work at it. In addition, they have an impression that physics is not only dry and boring but also static (they do, after all, spend much of their time on the discoveries of Galileo and Newton in physics class). Since they are unlikely to read popular science articles in the media, they tend to be unaware of cutting-edge research in the physical sciences that might, for good or ill, transform their lives. This paper describes an innovative use of articles from NASA's Science News website, and similar Internet resources that can potentially address the issue of student confidence while increasing science literacy and interest. The approach is inspired by the work of educational psychologist Carol Dweck and her research on "fixed" versus "growth" mindsets. I believe it is necessary for instructors to understand her work if we are to increase student comprehension, interest, and curiosity in the physical sciences.
"Technology Research News (TRN) is an independent publisher and news service dedicated to covering technology research developments in university, corporate and government labs." The TRN Web site incorporates prominent and interesting news stories from these sources in a weekly online magazine. The scope of the magazine is quite broad, but commonly featured research includes nanotechnology, breakthroughs in computers and computing, and telecommunications. The Research Directory is the easiest way to find articles about specific topics, and a page of external links provides a good list of useful resources and directories. [CL
This article was published as part of the 2009 MetalÂorganic frameworks issue Reviewing the latest dropping from 450 bar to zero over-pressure, leading to additional pressure control technology.1 Above all is 70.8 kg mÃ?3 (70.6 kg mÃ?3 for solid hydrogen). However this technology has liquid boil-off problems
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Background Whereas the most influential journals in psychiatry are English language journals, periodicals published in other languages serve an important purpose for local communities of clinicians and researchers. This study aimed at analyzing the scientific production and the recognition of non-English general psychiatry journals. Methods In a cohort study, the 2009 volume of ten journals from Brazil (1), German language countries (5), France (2), Italy (1), and Poland (1) was searched for original articles. Patterns of citations to these articles during 2010 and 2011 as documented in Web of Science were analyzed. Results The journals published 199 original articles (range: 446), mostly observational studies. Half of the papers were cited in the following two years. There were 246 citations received, or an average of 1.25 cites per article (range: 0.25-4.04). Many of these citations came from the local community, that is, from the same authors and journals. Citations by other periodicals and other authors accounted for 36% [95%-CI: 30%-42%], citations in English sources for 33% [28%-39%] of all quotations. There was considerable heterogeneity with regard to citations received among the ten journals investigated. Conclusion Non-English language general psychiatry journals contribute substantially to the body of research. However, recognition, and in particular recognition by the international research community is moderate. PMID:23531084
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This article reports on a content analysis of six school psychology journals spanning the years 2005-2009, with a particular focus on published intervention research. The analysis showed that (a) research articles were the most frequently published, with the largest category being descriptive research; (b) the percentage of intervention studies
This article was originally published in a journal published by Elsevier, and the attached copy as mechanoreceptors to detect air motion. In common house crickets (Acheta domestica) the hairs cover two antenna. Introduction Many terrestrial arthropods, including crickets, cock- roaches, caterpillars, spiders
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Helicopter EMS (HEMS) and its possible association with outcomes improvement continues to be a subject of discussion. As is the case with other scientific discourse, debate over HEMS usefulness should be framed around an evidence-based assessment of the relevant literature. In an effort to facilitate the academic pursuit of assessment of HEMS utility, in late 2000 the National Association of EMS Physicians' (NAEMSP) Air Medical Task Force prepared annotated bibliographies of the HEMS-related outcomes literature. As a result of that work, two review articles, one covering HEMS use in nontrauma and the other in trauma, published in 2002 in Prehospital Emergency Care surveyed HEMS outcomes-related literature published between 1980 and mid-2000. The project was extended with two subsequent reviews covering the literature through 2006. This review continues the series, outlining outcomes-associated HEMS literature for the three-year period 2007 through the first half of 2011. PMID:22288016
Brown, Brandon S.; Pogue, Korby A.; Williams, Emily; Hatfield, Jesse; Thomas, Matthew; Arthur, Annette; Thomas, Stephen H.
This cross-sectional study aimed at evaluating the abstracts of all articlespublished in the 'Jornal Brasileiro de Odontopediatria e Odontologia do Bebê' in order to collect data on the study design used, the most researched topics and the Brazilian states with the highest scientific production. Copies were made of the abstracts of each article, totaling 572 abstracts. Data categorization was done by two trained and independent reviewers. The results showed that the most used study design were case report (33%) and cross-sectional study (30%). On the other hand, there were only 2.5% of randomized clinical trials and no systematic review or meta-analysis. The most researched topics were cariology (15%) and restorative dentistry / dental materials (10%). The state with the greatest number of publications was São Paulo (40%), followed by Rio de Janeiro (17%). It was concluded that the majority of the articlespublished referred to studies with a low potential to establish scientific evidence, indicating a need for conducting research based on better quality methodology. Moreover, it was found that the assessed literature reflected the trends observed in the clinical practice of Pediatric Dentistry in Brazil. PMID:20339719
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This is a study involving the revision of 107 papers on participation in health, published in 25 Public Health journals, with a view to systematize its main focus points and identify the options for the participation of society in the health system. Bibliographic research was conducted using key words, and the reading of abstracts of articlespublished in national public health journals linked to the CAPES portal between 1988 and 2005. The articles selected were read and categorized according to methodological and thematic aspects. Three dimensions were identified: the main dimension emphasizes participation as a strategy for the enhancing of citizenship and recognition of the right to health; the second refers to participation as a strategy for democratization of the State and strengthening of the health system, including participation in political, managerial and inspection decisions; in the third dimension of community participation, individuals, families and the community share the responsibility for health with the State. In the works examined the participation in the health system is still in progress and highlights its importance as an incentive for social capital; however, some authors point to difficulties for effective participation in accordance with legal propositions. PMID:22872343
Cavalcanti, Maria de Lourdes Tavares; Cabral, Marta Henriques de Pina; Antunes, Ludmila Rodrigues
While university presses grapple with the economic and technological challenges now affecting how books are published--the subject of a thousand and one AAUP conference sessions, e-mail-list debates, and newsarticles--discussion of "what" is published seems to have taken a back seat. And understandably so. Why obsess about content if books are
Automatic news extraction from news pages is important in many Web applications such as news aggregation. However, the existing news extraction methods based on template- level wrapper induction have three serious limitations. First, the existing methods cannot correctly extract pages belong- ing to an unseen template. Second, it is costly to maintain up-to-date wrappers for a large amount of news
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Articlespublished in three leading North American higher education journals during the year 2000 are compared with those published in three leading, English language, non-North American higher education journals (and with a larger sample of fourteen such journals). The comparison focuses on the location of their authors, the themes researched,
Elsevier, the largest publisher of scientific journals, has removed journal articles from its database, often without providing reasons. The usual reason for removing an article is fear of copyright litigation, but critics of the policy fear that information gaps or misleading lack of data will develop. (SLD)
This paper examines whether women and men publish journal articles at a level comparable with their representation within the social sciences. The paper also explores sex differences in patterns of single authorship and co-authorship. To do so, demographic data of the UK social sciences is compared with a sample of UK-authored journal articles.
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there are no corresponding accurate word tran- scriptions. Some of these sources, in particular, the main American television. There are certain audio sources such as radio and television news broadcasts, that can provide an essentially, summaries or keywords, which can be used to provide some supervision. This paper describes a series
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This study compared news coverage of genetic cloning research in three online news sites (CNN.com, ABC.com, and MSNBC.com) and three national daily newspapers (The New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today). The study involved the analysis of 230 online and print newsarticles concerning genetic cloning published from 1996 through 1998. Articles were examined with respect to formats,
A review is presented of the present status of the theory, the developed technology and the current applications of dielectrophoresis (DEP). Over the past 10 years around 2000 publications have addressed these three aspects, and current trends suggest that the theory and technology have matured sufficiently for most effort to now be directed towards applying DEP to unmet needs in such areas as biosensors, cell therapeutics, drug discovery, medical diagnostics, microfluidics, nanoassembly, and particle filtration. The dipole approximation to describe the DEP force acting on a particle subjected to a nonuniform electric field has evolved to include multipole contributions, the perturbing effects arising from interactions with other cells and boundary surfaces, and the influence of electrical double-layer polarizations that must be considered for nanoparticles. Theoretical modelling of the electric field gradients generated by different electrode designs has also reached an advanced state. Advances in the technology include the development of sophisticated electrode designs, along with the introduction of new materials (e.g., silicone polymers, dry film resist) and methods for fabricating the electrodes and microfluidics of DEP devices (photo and electron beam lithography, laser ablation, thin film techniques, CMOS technology). Around three-quarters of the 300 or so scientific publications now being published each year on DEP are directed towards practical applications, and this is matched with an increasing number of patent applications. A summary of the US patents granted since January 2005 is given, along with an outline of the small number of perceived industrial applications (e.g., mineral separation, micropolishing, manipulation and dispensing of fluid droplets, manipulation and assembly of micro components). The technology has also advanced sufficiently for DEP to be used as a tool to manipulate nanoparticles (e.g., carbon nanotubes, nano wires, gold and metal oxide nanoparticles) for the fabrication of devices and sensors. Most efforts are now being directed towards biomedical applications, such as the spatial manipulation and selective separation/enrichment of target cells or bacteria, high-throughput molecular screening, biosensors, immunoassays, and the artificial engineering of three-dimensional cell constructs. DEP is able to manipulate and sort cells without the need for biochemical labels or other bioengineered tags, and without contact to any surfaces. This opens up potentially important applications of DEP as a tool to address an unmet need in stem cell research and therapy.
of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 53 (2007) p. 57 - p. 65" DOI : 10.1007/s00244-006-0046-y #12Author-produced version of the articlepublished in Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 2007, 53, 57-65. The original publication is available at http://www.sciencedirect.com/ doi : 10
''In Search of Signature Pedagogy for PDS Teacher Education'' is a review of articlespublished in "School-University Partnerships" which emerged in response to Shulman's critique that we do not possess powerful, consistent models of practice that we can define and have deeply studied. To these ends, we searched
and consumers were accustomed to safe and relatively inexpensive supply of food, unfortunately leading to 21stThis article was published in the above mentioned Springer issue. The material, including all #12;ORIGINAL PAPER Revitalizing agricultural research for global food security Gebisa Ejeta Received
Students are scientifically literate when they can read material about science and intelligently communicate their viewpoints, comments, and critiques, using scientific vocabulary and applying the ideas of the process and nature of science. As part of their normal class, 80 students were asked to find an article on the internet, read it, and then
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The purpose of the present study is to provide a historical account and metasynthesis of which statistical techniques are most frequently used in the fields of education and psychology. Six articles reviewing the "American Educational Research Journal" from 1969 to 1997 and five articles reviewing the psychological literature from 1948 to 2001
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EAP practitioners in advanced courses have often focused on assisting junior scholars who are non-native speakers of English with their attempts to publish in English. Today, however, university administrators increasingly rely on post-publication data such as citation records. We therefore suggest that identifying heavily cited and largely
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Includes abstracts from MCB University Press journals with article ordering information. The abstracts are categorized as follows: general training issues, education and students, training/learning techniques, training technology, skills training, management development, and career/human resource development. (SK)
The Institute of Physics Electronic Journals offers a page of free recent articles. These regularly updated articles are available online and represent all IOP journal titles. Users may select from an area of interest including Condensed Matter and Materials Science; High Energy and Nuclear Physics; Applied Physics; Medical and Biological Physics; Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics; Physics Education; Measurement Science and Sensors; Computer Science; Plasma Physics; Optical, Atomic and Molecular Physics; and General.
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The Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) is a high-impact multidisciplinary medical journal. We have observed instances in which a pathology diagnosis, documented with gross or microscopic images, forms an integral part of a CMAJ article, but a pathologist is neither an author nor acknowledged as a contributor. To examine the hypothesis that pathologist contributions are underrecognized and/or underdocumented, we reviewed all CMAJ articles over a 6-year period (September 2003-2009), and correlated the use of pathology images with pathologist authorship or contribution. For each article containing pathology images, department affiliations of authors were determined, and acknowledgments were assessed. Although only 1.7% of articles contained pathology images, 47% (26/55) of these articles did not include a pathologist as either an author or a contributor. We conclude that important intellectual contributions of pathologists are underrecognized and suggest that the scientific credibility of pathology data is in doubt when pathologists do not take on full responsibility of authorship or are not acknowledged as contributors. PMID:23010702
Franko, Angela D; Wright, James R; Trotter, Martin J
This bibliographic issue includes abstracts of 104 articles from largely U.S. and British journals on the following subjects: general training issues, education and students, training/learning techniques, training technology, skills training, management development, and career/human resource development. (SK)
Â7216 ARTICLE pubs.acs.org/est Nitrate in the Mississippi River and Its Tributaries, 1980 to 2008: Are We Making from the Mississippi River basin.2 Nitrate flux from the Mississippi River basin is strongly influenced of streamflow variability.7 These estimates were made for eight sites in the Mississippi River basin, including
This concise and readable set of editorial guidelines was first published by the European Association of Science Editors (EASE) in 2010 and is updated annually. It is freely available in more than 20 languages at http://ease.org.uk/publications/author-guidelines. The document is aimed to help scientists worldwide in successful presentation of their research results and in correct translation of manuscripts into English. Moreover, it draws attention to ethical issues, like authorship criteria, plagiarism, conflict of interests, etc. Eight appendices provide examples or more detailed information on selected topics (Abstracts, Ambiguity, Cohesion, Ethics, Plurals, Simplicity, Spelling, and Text-tables). Widespread use of EASE Guidelines should increase the efficiency of international scientific communication. PMID:25132718
Background Even after the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) found that the risks of menopausal hormone therapy (hormone therapy) outweighed benefit for asymptomatic women, about half of gynecologists in the United States continued to believe that hormones benefited women's health. The pharmaceutical industry has supported publication of articles in medical journals for marketing purposes. It is unknown whether author relationships with industry affect promotional tone in articles on hormone therapy. The goal of this study was to determine whether promotional tone could be identified in narrative review articles regarding menopausal hormone therapy and whether articles identified as promotional were more likely to have been authored by those with conflicts of interest with manufacturers of menopausal hormone therapy. Methods and Findings We analyzed tone in opinion pieces on hormone therapy published in the four years after the estrogen-progestin arm of the WHI was stopped. First, we identified the ten authors with four or more MEDLINE-indexed reviews, editorials, comments, or letters on hormone replacement therapy or menopausal hormone therapy published between July 2002 and June 2006. Next, we conducted an additional search using the names of these authors to identify other relevant articles. Finally, after author names and affiliations were removed, 50 articles were evaluated by three readers for scientific accuracy and for tone. Scientific accuracy was assessed based on whether or not the findings of the WHI were accurately reported using two criteria: (1) Acknowledgment or lack of denial of the risk of breast cancer diagnosis associated with hormone therapy, and (2) acknowledgment that hormone therapy did not benefit cardiovascular disease endpoints. Determination of promotional tone was based on the assessment by each reader of whether the article appeared to promote hormone therapy. Analysis of inter-rater consistency found moderate agreement for scientific accuracy (??=?0.57) and substantial agreement for promotional tone (??=?0.65). After discussion, readers found 86% of the articles to be scientifically accurate and 64% to be promotional in tone. Themes that were common in articles considered promotional included attacks on the methodology of the WHI, arguments that clinical trial results should not guide treatment for individuals, and arguments that observational studies are as good as or better than randomized clinical trials for guiding clinical decisions. The promotional articles we identified also implied that the risks associated with hormone therapy have been exaggerated and that the benefits of hormone therapy have been or will be proven. Of the ten authors studied, eight were found to have declared payment for speaking or consulting on behalf of menopausal hormone manufacturers or for research support (seven of these eight were speakers or consultants). Thirty of 32 articles (90%) evaluated as promoting hormone therapy were authored by those with potential financial conflicts of interest, compared to 11 of 18 articles (61%) by those without such conflicts (p?=?0.0025). Articles promoting the use of menopausal hormone therapy were 2.41 times (95% confidence interval 1.494.93) as likely to have been authored by authors with conflicts of interest as by authors without conflicts of interest. In articles from three authors with conflicts of interest some of the same text was repeated word-for-word in different articles. Conclusion There may be a connection between receiving industry funding for speaking, consulting, or research and the publication of promotional opinion pieces on menopausal hormone therapy. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary PMID:21423581
Fugh-Berman, Adriane; McDonald, Christina Pike; Bell, Alicia M.; Bethards, Emily Catherine; Scialli, Anthony R.
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This document consists of the 12 issues of "Parent News" (an electronic Internet magazine for parents, prepared for the National Parent Information Network) published during 1996. Each monthly issue contains short feature articles summarizing research, announcing major events and conferences, and addressing issues of interest to parents. Topics of
Background The Australian government has announced a major program of reform with the move to primary maternity care, a program of change\\u000a that appears to be at odds with current general public perceptions regarding how maternity care is delivered.\\u000a \\u000a \\u000a \\u000a \\u000a Methods A critical discourse analysis of articlespublished in 'The Age', a newspaper with national distribution, subsequent to the\\u000a release of the discussion
We performed a systematic review of the literature on venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis following cerebral infarct (CI) and haemorrhagic stroke. MEDLINE, Cochrane, LILACS and SciELO databases were scanned, and the Abstracts from Brazilian, American and European Neurology and Stroke Congresses were scrutinized for clinical trials. Moreover, the reference lists of articles and reviews were searched. A pooled analysis of two large studies with aspirin was made. Both unfractionated heparin and low molecular weight heparins/heparinoids (LMWH) are partially effective for VTE prophylaxis after CI, and should be routinely used in patients with motor deficit and reduced mobility and no contraindications. Reduction of deep venous thrombosis is better established than the effect over pulmonary embolism or mortality. Some evidence points to a greater efficacy of LMWH. The available evidence does not support the use of mechanical methods or dextran. Aspirin may have a mild protective effect. Low-dose Warfarin might be useful in the rehabilitation setting. Strict recommendations cannot be made in patients with haemorrhagic stroke but intermittent pneumatic compression merits further study. There are important limitations of current VTE preventive strategies following stroke. Additional studies on the combination of methods after CI and of low doses of anticoagulants following cerebral haemorrhage are urgently needed. PMID:17222109
The replacement of defective organs with healthy ones is an old problem, but only a few years ago was this issue put into practice. Improvements in the whole transplantation process have been increasingly important in clinical practice. In this context are clinical decision support systems (CDSSs), which have reflected a significant amount of work to use mathematical and intelligent techniques. The aim of this article was to present consideration of intelligent techniques used in recent years (2009 and 2010) to analyze organ transplant databases. To this end, we performed a search of the PubMed and Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) Web of Knowledge databases to find articlespublished in 2009 and 2010 about intelligent techniques applied to transplantation databases. Among 69 retrieved articles, we chose according to inclusion and exclusion criteria. The main techniques were: Artificial Neural Networks (ANN), Logistic Regression (LR), Decision Trees (DT), Markov Models (MM), and Bayesian Networks (BN). Most articles used ANN. Some publications described comparisons between techniques or the use of various techniques together. The use of intelligent techniques to extract knowledge from databases of healthcare is increasingly common. Although authors preferred to use ANN, statistical techniques were equally effective for this enterprise. PMID:21620124
Sousa, F S; Hummel, A D; Maciel, R F; Cohrs, F M; Falcão, A E J; Teixeira, F; Baptista, R; Mancini, F; da Costa, T M; Alves, D; Pisa, I T
ARTicle is yet another entry in the arena of museum blogs, this time from the Art Institute of Chicago (AIC). ARTicle is intended to cover all sorts of subjects related to the AIC, and its six staff writers ask readers to, "Think of it as a little peek behind the scenes." The blog dates back to October of 2009, and visitors will find recent entries that include a staff picks entry, an entry on saints and symbols, and a short video featuring Robby S., a media assistant in Communications. In the video, Robby discusses Chilean painter Matta's The Earth Is a Man, 1942, which he describes as looking like a bunch of things floating in soup. Another recent post by Sarah M. investigates a piece currently on view in the modern wing, Shade by London-based Dutch designer Simon Heijdens, taking a look at how the work was installed and the possible meaning behind the work. If a "little peek behind the scenes" means the opportunity to hear people talking about art in an accessible and straightforward fashion, then ARTicle certainly achieves its stated goal.
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This index lists business education articles, research studies, and textbooks that were compiled from a selected list of periodicals, publishers, and yearbooks published during 1987. A total of 19 general publications and 48 periodicals were indexed. The materials are indexed under 94 subject headings, including the following: accounting,
The Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University publishes an online quarterly journal called news@sei interactive. The columns and features of the latest installment can be viewed online or downloaded as an Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) file. Of particular interest in this issue is the continuation of The Future of Software Engineering, a series of articles that considers industry trends and changes in technology. Another column examines overall Internet security and the risks inherent in doing business online. An archive on the site provides access to all previous issues of the journal, dating back to 1998.
Summary Background Over the last decade, Web sites (URLs) have been increasingly cited in scientific articles. However, the contents of the page of interest may change over the time. Objective To investigate the trend of citation to URLs in five general medical journals since January 2006 to June 2013 and to compare the trends in mainstream journals with small journals. Methods References of all original articles and review articlespublished between January 2006 and June 2013 in three regional journals Archives of Iranian Medicine (AIM), Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal (EMHJ), and Journal of Postgraduate Medical Institute (JPMI) and two mainstream journals The Lancet and British Medical Journal (BMJ) were reviewed. The references were checked to determine the frequency of citation to URLs as well as the rate of accessibility of the URLs cited. Results A total of 2822 articles was studied. Since January 2006 onward, the number of citations to URLs increased in the journals (doubling time ranged from 4.2 years in EMHJ to 13.9 years in AIM). Overall, the percentage of articles citing at least one URL has increased from 24% in 2006 to 48.5% in 2013. Accessibility to URLs decayed as the references got old (half life ranged from 2.2 years in EMHJ to 5.3 years in BMJ). The ratio of citation to URLs in the studied mainstream journals, as well as the ratio of URLs accessible were significantly (p<0.001) higher than the small medical journals. Conclusion URLs are increasingly cited, but their contents decay with time. The trend of citing and decaying URLs are different in mainstream journals compared to small medical journals. Decay of URL contents would jeopardize the accuracy of the references and thus, the body of evidence. One way to tackle this important obstacle is to archive URLs permanently. PMID:24454575
and Christian Century). The study focused on how these six magazines covered four topics from 1993 through 1998: Big Bang, cloning, evolution, and Y2K. The primary research question was: Did Christian, science, and news magazines' coverage of specific science...
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Background and aims This survey was conducted to provide statistical data regarding publications in PubMed-indexed journals from Tabriz University of Medical Sciences Faculty of Dentistry. Materials and methods The database used for this study was PubMed. The search was conducted using key words including the names of the heads of the departments. Papers published between January 1, 2005 and April 31, 2012 were considered. The retrieved abstracts were reviewed and unrelated articles were excluded. Data were transferred to Microsoft Excel software for descriptive statistical analyses. Results A total of 158 papers matched the inclusion criteria, with the majority from the Department of Endodontics (49 articles). The highest proportion (48.3%) of papers was related to in vitro studies, followed by clinical trials, in vivo studies, and case reports. The number of publications showed a considerable increase over the studied period. Conclusion PubMed-indexed publications from different departments have increased steadily, suggesting that research has become an essential component in the evaluated institute. PMID:23277865
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Breaking bad news has been ignored in the past and still depends largely on culture and social state. We experience now a strong trend towards full information in modern societies. The article describes the typical stages patients go through when dealing with bad news. Recommendations how to break bad news stress the importance of privacy and enough time, the necessity
This document (which is to be the last in its series) indexes business education articles and research studies compiled from a selected list of 38 periodicals published in 2000. Priority is given to journals essential to research and teaching across the broad business education spectrum. Articles are indexed by subject and author. The following
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NATIONAL AND EUROPEAN IDENTIFICATIONS: A DUAL RELATIONSHIP 1 . Preprint of the articlepublished concerning the relationship between national and European identities. This article confirms empirically that identification with Europe is directly and yet paradoxically related to national identifications. It also shows
The Center for Media and Public Affairs, a nonpartisan research organization that conducts scientific analyses of the media, has recently launched NewsWatch, a new daily Web magazine created for news consumers, promising to "tell you when [news is] accurate, when it's wrong, and why." NewsWatch contains several sections: Today's News, a daily news summary from NewsWatch editors; Media Critic, a daily digest of news about the news media from leading media critics; Spotlight, feature articles analyzing the news media; Resources, a collection of links to online media publications, watchdog organizations, and research institutions; and Talk Back, a directory of news organizations for consumers who want to provide feedback directly to news agencies. The entire site is searchable by keyword(s).
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This article presents several news stories about computers and technology. (1) Applied Science Associates of Narragansett, Rhode Island is providing computer modeling technology to help locate the remains to the USS Bonhomme Richard, which sank in 1779 after claiming a Revolutionary War victory. (2) Whyville, the leading edu-tainment virtual world
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This is an activity about challenges that humans face in future space travel as analyzed through newsarticles highlighting discoveries about the Sun. Learners will read and analyze a series of related articles and answer questions to determine the most newsworthy points. Ultimately, they will investigate a given problem and present their findings to their peers in their very own "In the News" broadcast.
This article deals with mass media in modern democratic societies, using the example of Israeli news reports in German television (TV) news. Central to this interest are processes of mediating politics: political socialisation and education; that is to say, empowering citizens via TV news to participate in democratic processes. The article
This news page, provided by space.com, posts news stories and other current information related to global warming. Touching on topics ranging from industrial pollution to jet contrails to glacier meltings, this Website attempts to centralize news about many of the recent advances in our understanding of global warming. In many cases, newsarticles mention the scientific resource(s) upon which the findings are based, serving as a helpful hint for readers wishing to delve deeper into the science behind the news story.
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Teachable Moments in the News (www.challenger.org/tmn/) is an online resource developed at Challenger Center for Space Science Education that takes recent news stories related to Solar System science and places them in a context relevant to the grades K-12 science curriculum. Using stories such as the launch of the MESSENGER spacecraft to Mercury, Teachable Moments in the News is meant to provide a seamless pathway from the news desk to the classroom. For each news item, an overview of the story is provided, along with high-quality inquiry-based, standards-driven lessons and links to more in-depth articles. Teachable Moments in the News is also a great tool for scientists who wish to stay informed of the recent events in Solar System exploration. The archived back issues of the quarterly published Web digest allow for a quick refresher on the most important news stories over the past several months. The very accessible nature of the stories makes the resource valuable for college students, and even the general public, as a means to keep up-to-date about current developments in planetary astronomy. Furthermore, college and university teachers can easily adapt many of the lessons to fit into the curriculum of an undergraduate astronomy course. During the poster session, we welcome suggestions from the scientific community on ways to enhance the usefulness of Teachable Moments in the News. For example, researchers could form partnerships with Teachable Moments in the News to provide news stories on their current research to be featured on the Web site. We invite researchers interested in this education and public outreach tool to visit the poster and provide suggestions on how to make the resource work as effectively as possible.
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Background: A recent articlepublished in "Educational Research" on the reliability of results in National Curriculum testing in England (Newton, "The reliability of results from national curriculum testing in England," "Educational Research" 51, no. 2: 181-212, 2009) suggested that: (1) classification accuracy can be calculated from
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This study compared news coverage of genetic cloning research in three online news sites (CNN.com, ABC.com, and MSNBC.com) and three national daily newspapers (The New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today). The study involved the analysis of 230 online and print newsarticles concerning genetic cloning published from 1996 through 1998. Articles were examined with respect to formats, sources, focus, tone, and assessments about the impact of cloning research. Findings indicated that while print news formats remained relatively constant for the duration of this study, online news formats changed significantly with respect to the kinds of media used to represent the news, the layouts used to represent cloning news, and the emphasis placed on audio-visual content. Online stories were as much as 20 to 70% shorter than print stories. More than 50% of the articles appearing online were composed by outside sources (wire services, guest columnists, etc.). By comparison, nearly 90% of the articlespublished by print newspapers were written "in-house" by science reporters. Online news sites cited fewer sources and cited a smaller variety of sources than the newspapers examined here. In both news outlets, however, the sources most frequently cited were those with vested interests in furthering cloning research. Both online and print news coverage of cloning tends to focus principally on the technical procedures and on the future benefits of cloning. More than 60% of the articles focused on the techniques and technologies of cloning. Less than 25% of the articles focused on social, ethical, or legal issues associated with cloning. Similarly, articles from all six sources (75%) tended to be both positive and future-oriented. Less than 5% of the total articles examined here had a strongly negative or critical tone. Moreover, both online and print news sources increasingly conveyed a strong sense of acceptance about the possibility of human cloning. Data from this study are among the first to indicate the ways in which online news outlets are transforming science news. Furthermore, this study reaffirms the need for a greater diversity of sources in assessing a broader spectrum of issues related to cloning.
6/26/12 Scientists rethink old ideas about the moon - The Boston Globe 1/2www.boston.com/news/science/articles/2012/06/24/scientists_rethink_old_ideas_about_the_moon/?... A giant leap in interest in the moon By Carolyn Y. Johnson Globe Staff June 24, 2012 As scientific mysteries go, the moon has long seemed a closed
The history of historic preservation in the United States is a fascinating one, even if it contains a few moments of devastating tragedy, such as when the historic Pennsylvania Station was demolished in 1964. Scholars and preservation activists will appreciate learning that Cornell University has digitized the archives of "Preservation News". Published by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, this archive contains every issue from 1960 to 1995 (minus two issues), and is replete with interesting editorials, photographs, and news about significant restoration projects during this period. Visitors to the archive can browse through the issues chronologically, or they can also perform a full-text search. Overall, it's a great resource, and one that is worth telling friends with an interest in such matters.
For more than a decade now, it has been demonstrated that female news sources receive little attention in television news. Usually women account for no more than 2025 percent of total time devoted to people speaking in the news. This article assesses when exactly female news sources are depicted in the news, using a dataset of 25,896 news items and
Context: Indian Journal of Palliative Care (IJPC) provides a comprehensive multidisciplinary evidence base for an evidence-informed clinical decision making. Aims: To analyze the levels of evidence of articlespublished in IJPC in the years 2010-2011. Settings and Design: Systematic review of palliative care journals. Materials and Methods: Systematic review of articles was done and was scored according to Center for Evidence-Based Medicine levels of evidence into any of the five grades. The articles were categorized based upon article type, number of authors, study approach, age focus, population focus, disease focus, goals of care, domains of care, models of care, and year of publication. Statistical Analysis Used: All descriptive analysis was done using frequencies and percentiles, and association between all categorical variables was done using Chi-square test at 95% confidence interval (CI) using Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS) version 16 for Windows (SPSS Inc, Chicago, IL). Results: There was a greater prevalence of low level evidence (level 4: n = 46, 51%; level 5: n = 35, 39%) among the 90 selected articles, and article type (original articles with higher level of evidence, P = 0.000), article approach (analytical studies with higher level of evidence, P = 0.000), domains of palliative care (practice-related studies with higher level of evidence, P = 0.000) and models of care (biological or psychosocial model with higher level of evidence, P = 0.044) had a significant association with the grade of levels of evidence. Association with other factors was not statistically significant (P < 0.05). Conclusions: The levels of research evidence for palliative care provided by articlespublished in IJPC were predominantly level 4 and level 5, and there is scope for more high quality evidence to inform palliative care decisions in the developing countries. PMID:24347908
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Using an experimenter-developed system, articles from four school psychology journals for the years 2000-2005 (n = 929) were classified. Results showed that 40% of the articles were narrative, 29% correlational, 16% descriptive, 8% causal-experimental, 4% causal-comparative, and 2% were meta-analytic. Further analysis of the causal-experimental
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During the semester, students must complete two article reviews. They are required to summarize and critically evaluate a recent article pertaining to a topic in Earth Science. Articles may include topics such as global warming, ocean water chemistry, magnetic field wander, hurricane formation, etc. Articles are generally from popular science magazines (Discover, ScienceNews, GeoTimes)but may include artiticles from peer reviewed journals. Students must, in their 2-3 page paper summarize the article, but the most important part I look for is their critical assessment of the science process with an explicit description of how the evidence in the article supports their conclusion.
Presented is a review of important science news stories reported in Science News during 1976. Most items include a volume and page number reference to the issue of Science News in which the article appeared. Items are grouped under general major headings such as: space, astronomy, medicine, chemistry, etc. (SL)
Background: Poor reporting compromises the reliability and clinical value of prognostic tumour marker studies. We review articles to assess the reporting of patients and events using REMARK guidelines, at the time of guideline publication. Methods: We sampled 50 prognostic tumour marker studies from higher impact cancer journals between 2006 and 2007. The inclusion criteria were cancer; focus on single biological tumour marker; survival analysis; multivariable analysis; and not gene array or proteomic data. Articles were assessed for the REMARK profile and other REMARK guideline items. We propose a reporting aid, the REMARK profile, motivated by the CONSORT flowchart. Results: In 50 studies assessed for the REMARK profile, the number of eligible patients (56% of articles), excluded patients (54%) and patients in analyses (98%) was reported. Only 50% of articles reported the number of outcome events. In multivariable analyses, 54% and 30% of articles reported patient and event numbers for all variables. Of the studies, 66% used archival samples, indicating a potentially biased patient selection. Only 36% of studies reported clearly defined outcomes. Conclusions: Good reporting is critical for the interpretability and clinical applicability of prognostic studies. Current reporting of key information, such as the number of outcome events in all patients and subgroups, is poor. Use of the REMARK profile would greatly improve reporting and enhance prognostic research. PMID:19997101
Are you interested in learning what forays university presses are making into the world of electronic publishing? Perhaps you'd like a selection of thoughtful weblogs on new literary works? The Publishers Weekly website has all of that covered, and a great deal more. Designed to complement their print publication, the site has a "Latest Stories" section front and center on their homepage. Checking this area out (and perhaps signing up for their RSS feed) is a good way to stay abreast of important developments in the world of publishing. Also on the homepage visitors will find four sections of primary interest: "Blogs", "Talkback", "Podcasts", and "Photos". The "Talkback" frequently features well-reasoned commentary from readers on recent stories and the "Blogs" area includes links to weblogs maintained by Publishers Weekly staff members. Further down the homepage, visitors can expect to find new book reviews and sections dedicated to children's literature, comics, and independent news.
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As a companion to a US News and World Report article on the best hospitals in the US (July 28, 1997), the US News Online site provides rankings of 134 American hospitals. Users can browse hospitals alphabetically, by region, metro area, or any of seventeen specialties, from AIDS to Urology. Methodology for the rankings is provided, as well as hypertext connections to hospital home pages where available. This site is a small subset of a much larger ranking, available for purchase to users in book form (published by US News).
CANCER Rising incidence may be due to better detection Over the past 30 years thyroid cancer rates Center in White River Junction, Vt., have data to support another theory: Thyroid cancer rates may://www.boston.com/news/globe/health_science/articles/2006/05/15... 2 of 3 5/16/2006 10:14 AM 2002. They found that although thyroid cancer rates have
This newsarticle provides information about the newest version of the ânanoguitarâ created at Cornell University. The article describes the manufacture of sub-micron oscillators, in this case in the shape of a guitar and how the guitar string vibrations are investigated. The article includes a micrograph of this tiny musical instrument.
This study conducted a content analysis to examine the types of images that accompany online news stories about obesity and to determine how obese people are portrayed in news photographs. Images were selected from newsarticles about obesity obtained from 5 major news Web sites, during a 2-week period in September of 2009. Images accompanying news stories about obesity (N = 549)
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by newspapers, television news channels, and independent journalists that went online. Online news1 Newdle: Interactive Visual Exploration of Large Online News Collections Jing Yang, Dongning Luo large online news collections when the semantics of the individual newsarticles have already been
the PV array. However, dc and ac disconnects must be located at the inverter and an additional ac80 IAEI NEWS March.April 2005 www.iaei.org PERSPECTIVES ON PV T he 2005 NEC has been published and Article 690 has some changes that will benefit the Pho- tovoltaic (PV) Power Industry and electrical
This study aimed to determine whether there have been shifts in news coverage of sun protection issues over a 12-year period in the context of an evolving skin cancer prevention agenda. A content analysis was performed on all relevant articles (N = 552) published in the two metropolitan daily newspapers in Melbourne, Australia, from 2001 to 2012.
Pediatric Research is published monthly on behalf of the International Pediatric Research includes Pediatric Research Reviews, an annual supplemental issue that highlights a key topic in pediatrics highlighting news and articlespublished in Pediatric Research, including cutting-edge interviews, commentaries
will complicate the search for life on Mars, because meteorites have also crashed on the Red Planet in the past by future rovers, could provide a false detection of life on Mars," said Herd. The Tagish Lake meteorite://www.news.ualberta.ca/article.aspx?id=3AA7F99531FB40C29755D5B2DBF2FB7F Meteorite holds clue to life's left-handedness Artist's concept
From the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory's (LBL) Public Information Department, the Research News Website contains a store of news on physics, chemistry, and life science research. Written in a layperson's language, this resource accesses current news releases and the lab's newspaper (Currents) and magazine (Research Review). The highlight of this site is the searchable Science Articles Archive which holds over 900 articles from the above-mentioned news sources. The archives include sections on Accelerator and Fusion Research, Chemical Sciences, General Physics, and X-ray Research, among many others. A "News Release Delivery Service" emails the latest LBL news to subscribers.
Pallava Bagla received the David Perlman Award at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 15 December 2010 in San Francisco, Calif. Bagla was honored for two articles. No sign yet of Himalayan meltdown, Indian report finds, published in Science, explores dissent among glaciologists about a prediction that Himalayan glaciers would imminently disappear. Himalayan glaciers melting deadline a mistake, published by BBC News, investigates the possibility that the controversial prediction resulted from a typographical error.
Provided by the Media Resource Center, the Conservative News Service aims to give users an alternative to what it calls "a liberal bias in the American news media and a frequent, liberal double-standard in editorial decisions on what constitutes 'news'." It does this via a mix of short digest newsarticles and longer analytical articles in eight areas, including politics, economics, defense, religion, and culture. The X-Pert/Files/Links section contains links to conservative experts and their institutions in 45 subject areas. In addition, the site includes links to information about several conservative talk shows ("Radio Uplink") and several bulletin boards. CNS was created by MRC Chairman L. Brent Bozell III.
Published by the Center for Health Communication of the Harvard School of Public Health, this online weekly news digest covers stories on public health issues from around the world. Aimed at an international audience of policy makers, journalists, public health researchers, practitioners, and advocates, World Health News blends original reporting with links to stories and editorials from publications worldwide. Currently, the site features a spotlight story on women's rights, health, and equality, as well as synopses and links to stories on the death penalty, AIDS, mental health care for children, environmental hazards, teens and tobacco, and gene therapy, among others. Future plans for the site include video and audio offerings, such as expert interviews and coverage of breaking public health news from "leading news organizations."
The _NSF Network News_, InterNIC Information Services' bimonthly publication, is now available on the Web. The current issue features an interview with the new Executive Director of the Internet Society, Tony Rutkowski, as well as a full-length article about the new NSFNET architecture, with a topology map; a Regional NIC Report from NorthWestNet about health care providers and the Internet; a news brief on current and pending National Information Infrastructure (NII) legislation, with a table of current legislation and status; and regular features of the _NSF Network News_ such as the InterNIC Event Calendar and updates from InterNIC partners.
This article is a follow-up to a previous Commentary published in 2011. It updates some of the events mentioned in that Commentary and continues with more interesting and exciting news on stem cell research and the emerging field of Regenerative Medicine. Some of the news includes: 1) the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded to John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka; 2) the cloning of human embryonic stem cells; 3) the continued search for truly pluripotent adult stem cells via in vitro and in vivo protocols; 4) the breakthrough in organ replacements; 5) the global stem cell race; 6) the global stem cell cryo-preservation business; 7) the worldwide stem cell donor registries, and 8) the issue of government regulation on stem cell therapy. PMID:24778557
This article is a follow-up to a previous Commentary published in 2011. It updates some of the events mentioned in that Commentary and continues with more interesting and exciting news on stem cell research and the emerging field of Regenerative Medicine. Some of the news includes: 1) the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded to John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka; 2) the cloning of human embryonic stem cells; 3) the continued search for truly pluripotent adult stem cells via in vitro and in vivo protocols; 4) the breakthrough in organ replacements; 5) the global stem cell race; 6) the global stem cell cryo-preservation business; 7) the worldwide stem cell donor registries, and 8) the issue of government regulation on stem cell therapy. PMID:24778557
EETimes.com - Bacteria grow conductive wires http Edition EE Times: Latest News Bacteria grow conductive wires Chappell Brown EE Times (08/08/2005 9:00 AM, a strain of bacteria has now surprised researchers with its ability to build conducting nanowires. The long
Nursing Department NEWS & EVENTS Postgraduate and specialisation studies course 2014/15 (Published on 09/06/2014) The Department of nursing, in its programming of own of postgraduate programmes practice nursing Pre-enrollment: From July 1, 2014 * Specialist in clinical management. Pre
Reviews library news for 1997. Highlights public library budgets, examined by number of patrons served; Internet filters and censorship; librarians and the media; private and government funding sources; outsourcing; expectations for growth in the publishing industry, emphasizing the Asian economic crisis; and new ideas from the next generation of
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The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) is offering free access to a large number of its previously publishedarticles related to bioterrorism. Among the articles are five pieces by the Working Group on Civilian Biodefense, which are focused on Anthrax, Smallpox, Plague, Botulinum Toxin, and Tularemia. The remainder of the articles are sorted by subject, including these diseases plus Ebola and Brucella, as well as Clinical Articles, Epidemiologic Investigations, articles on Preparedness, and a section devoted to Policy, Historical, and Editorial Perspectives. Articles are available in HTML or .pdf formats.
This month's issue has the following 3 articles: (1) Kathy Yelick is the new director for the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC); (2) Head of the Class--A cray XT4 named Franklin passes a rigorous test and becomes an official member of the NERSC supercomputing family; and (3) Model Comparisons--Fusion research group published several recent papers examining the results of two types of turbulence simulations and their impact on tokamak designs.
of the classics, and a love poet of Ronsardian proportions. In a 1986 article (?The Poemata of Th?odore de B?ze,? in Acta Conventus Neo-Latini Sanctandreani: Proceedings of the Fifth Inter- NEO-LATIN NEWS 359 national Congress of Neo-Latin Studies, ed. Ian... of the classics, and a love poet of Ronsardian proportions. In a 1986 article (?The Poemata of Th?odore de B?ze,? in Acta Conventus Neo-Latini Sanctandreani: Proceedings of the Fifth Inter- NEO-LATIN NEWS 359 national Congress of Neo-Latin Studies, ed. Ian...
This is a preprint of an article that will be published in the journal Historia Mathematica (ISSN.05.004; journal website: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/historia-mathematica/ 1 Varieties of Wonder John Wilkins. Gellibrand. halshs-01021908,version1-10Jul2014 Author manuscript, published in "Historia Mathematica 41, 4
Using "Science News" as a teaching tool promotes writing about science, talking about science, and broadening students' views about what science is. This article describes an ongoing assignment in which students choose one article from "Science News" each week and write a brief summary and explanation of why they picked that article. (Contains 1
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, 2012 Published by the Office of Communication & Public Affairs By Krista Conger F eral cats in northern cat has swirled patches of color rather than orderly stripes, and the normally spotted cheetah sports coat colors. His previous work identified a variety of biologically important pathways that control
When Mary took up her appointment in the Institute's Education Department in June 1997, she indicated that she wished to return to teaching in two or three years. We have just heard that in September she will be joining the staff of the Science Department at Camden Girls' School, London. Mary's departure from the Institute is a great loss to the Department, where she has worked tirelessly, and with great imagination, to support those who teach physics at all secondary levels - and at primary level too when the opportunity presented itself. She has made tremendous contributions to the careers side of the Department's work, supporting careers events, providing informal training for others willing to do the same, helping to develop new careers materials and identifying people whom the Institute could use as role models or as the subject of case studies in print or electronic publications. Mary has been equally happy and willing to support pupils, students and teachers, and has been a wonderful role model herself, coming from an industrial research background, training for teaching after a career break and willing and able to teach biology, chemistry and design technology as well as physics. Mary has also written and edited Phases virtually single-handed. We are delighted to hear that Mary will continue to support the department's work as one of its teacher `volunteers'. Ilya Eigenbrot We are pleased to report that Ilya Eigenbrot, who will be known to some through his work at the Royal Institution and his appearances at the Christmas Lectures in a technical support role, has agreed to give the IOP Schools (touring) Lecture next year. The subject will be Lasers and this will follow nicely on to Zbig's lecture this year. Resources (print) Physics on Course The tenth issue of the Institute's popular guide to higher education, Physics on Course 2001, will be published early in July and distributed to all schools and colleges in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. Its pages are brimming with useful information to help sixth-formers and college students who wish to study physics make the very important decision regarding their particular choice of course and university. Under the heading `Summary tables of physics courses' every university listed in the publication has a table which includes all the courses on offer, their entrance requirements, duration and the awards given. Another section of the book entitled `Departmental information' includes data on the teaching and assessment styles of the Physics Department, special facilities plus a contact name and address. These sections, together with an expanded set of case studies of recent students and various other interesting articles, make this publication a must for anyone who is considering studying physics at university. Copies of Physics on Course 2001 will be available from Leila Solomon, Education Department, Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, London, W1N 3DH. The Particle Physics Wallchart (PCET) This full-colour chart, with a set of Teachers Notes, was published recently. It has been developed by PCET with Professor Peter Kalmus acting as expert consultant. The cost of the chart and notes is Â£7.75 plus VAT and copies can be purchased from PCET, 27 Kirchen Road, London W13 0UD (fax: 020 8566 5120). Inspire II The second part of Inspire was published in the Spring. It is a highly visual, full-colour leaflet which can be used as a stand-alone item but which was designed to `nest' inside the first four-page spread which was distributed in February. The occupational areas for physicists covered in the second leaflet include the media/leisure, finance and engineering (at technician level) industries. The third of the intended four sheets will be published later this year. (Copies of Inspire II have been included in the Affiliated schools/colleges package; other schools/colleges will be sent copies on request.) Nanotechnology - a technical brief The Industrial Affairs Department of the Institute is working on a series of Technical Briefs to broaden the provi
and electrons are attracted to molecules in the second compartment (usually oxygen) and will move towards those though goo Published: 11 May 2006 07:00 AM Industry Channel: Electrical & Electronics Source, microorganisms pull electrons and protons from some sort of fuel, such as waste organic matter. These protons
This document is comprised of the three 2000 issues of "News & Issues," a newsletter from the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) devoted to identifying and promoting strategies to reduce the young child poverty rate and to improve the life chances of children still living in poverty. The winter issue includes the following articles:
... was gathering information for a research project on teens and suicide. She came across a newsarticle about how ... the study results didn't mean all the teens in the study committed suicide while on the medication. In fact, in this ...
The article gives an overview of the extent of popular science publishing and contributions to public debate, as compared to scientific publishing among faculty members at Norwegian universities. Faculty publish far fewer articles for the lay public than publications for their specialist colleagues. There are, however, clear field differences in this respect. The most productive researchers in terms of scientific
American National Standards (ANSI Standards) developed by Accredited Standards Committees S1, S2, S3, S3/SC 1, and S12 in the areas of acoustics, mechanical vibration and shock, bioacoustics, animal bioacoustics, and noise, respectively, are published by the Acoustical Society of America (ASA). In addition to these standards, ASA publishes catalogs of Acoustical Standards, both National and International. To receive copies of the latest Standards catalogs, please contact Susan B. Blaeser.Comments are welcomed on all material in Acoustical Standards News.This Acoustical Standards News section in JASA, as well as the National and International Catalogs of Acoustical Standards, and other information on the Standards Program of the Acoustical Society of America, are available via the ASA home page: http://acousticalsociety.org. PMID:25373988
Steve Connor, science editor of the Independent newspaper of London, received the David Perlman Award for Excellence in Science Journalism-News at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 7 December 2011 in San Francisco, Calif. Connor was honored for his article Expect more extreme winters thanks to global warming, say scientists, published 24 December 2010 in the Independent. The article covers a computer modeling study that found that losses in sea ice north of Scandinavia and Russia caused by global warming could paradoxically cause harsh, cold winters in the United Kingdom and elsewhere. The Perlman award is for work published with a deadline pressure of 1 week or less.
Steve Connor, science editor of the Independent newspaper of London, received the David Perlman Award for Excellence in Science Journalism-News at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 7 December 2011 in San Francisco, Calif. Connor was honored for his article Expect more extreme winters thanks to global warming, say scientists, published 24 December 2010 in the Independent. The article covers a computer modeling study that found that losses in sea ice north of Scandinavia and Russia caused by global warming could paradoxically cause harsh, cold winters in the United Kingdom and elsewhere. The Perlman award is for work published with a deadline pressure of 1 week or less.
This article examines local news coverage of an election in one of the nation's social capital capitals, Minnesota. In Minnesota, according to theorized connections between civic involvement and news media use, we might expect the orientation of local news to be local and the quality of coverage of local campaigns to be high. Content analysis of all evening newscasts on
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The Galaxy of News system embodies an approach to visualizing large quantities of independently authored pieces of information, in this case news stories. At the heart of this system is a powerful relationship construction engine that constructs an associative relation network to automatically build implicit links between related articles. To visualize these relationships, and hence the news information space, the
Each student must choose a current newsarticle that relates to geomorphology. Each student will given an oral presentation about the article, including a synopsis of the story and a description of geomorphic processes that are involved. The other students are able to ask questions. The activity gives the students a chance to relate what they are learning about in class to current events and social issues. Designed for a geomorphology course Has minimal/no quantitative component
of multiple measures of fitness. Although our data do not support an adaptive explanation, we do not reject1 This is an electronic version of an articlepublished as King, B.H. and R.B. King. 1994. Sex to inseminate females, regardless of whether insemination ability was measured by the amount of sperm
1 This is an electronic version of the articlepublished as King, B.H. and H.E. Lee. 1994. Test competition for hosts, and did not have greater dispersal ability as measured by wing loading (weight until support for the hypothesis is found. This will result in a bias towards support of the hypothesis
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1 This is the authors' final version, post peer-review, of an articlepublished in European Urology a Academic Urology Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom b Division of Urology, University of the Philippines-Manila, Manila, Philippines c Department of Urology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, United
of Women in Physics of The American Physical Society. The article was also be published in the proceedings to ten years since the last tenure- track hire in a given sub-field, and the old expectations may balances. New faculty hear contradictory messages about expectations regarding teaching, research, service
(This is a sample cover image for this issue. The actual cover is not yet available at this time traditional logic gates. The approximate DFT calculations are compared to results from simulations.) This article appeared in a journal published by Elsevier. The attached copy is furnished to the author
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Reset reproduction of articlepublished in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 48, No. 3 (April 1991), pp for sound and complete classification. They also separate terminological and assertional knowledge that they are no longer generally apÂ plicable. We argue that logical soundness, completeness, and worstÂcase complexity
information of a given material. This paper reports how a SU algorithm dedicated to remote sensing.) This article appeared in a journal published by Elsevier. The attached copy is furnished to the author for internal non-commercial research and education use, including for instruction at the authors institution
to the development of the adult central brain (Crittenden et al., 1998; Kurusu et al., 2002; Lee et al., 1999; Boquet homogeneous units. Therefore, the development of the brain cannot be controlled by simple periodic signals1 This article was published in Development, Genes and Evolution. The original publication
We have developed a visualizing news system that shows the trend of the news site on the Web for credibility. If users know the trend of the news site, users can evaluate the credibility of each news topic. This system detects and uses sentiments of each newsarticle to resolve the trend of Web site. The trend of Web sites
Myriad RBM announces Oncology MAP v2.0Myriad RBM, a former recipient of Small Business Innovations Research funding from the NCI, has recently announced the launch of OncologyMAP® v2.0. Print This Page Industry News, eProtein News and Events
This volume is a compilation of the summaries of news-editorial research reported in the American Newspaper Publishers Association News Research Bulletins during 1967. Of the 44 studies reported in this volume, twenty were done by universities, ten by individuals, nine by research agencies, and five by other organizations. The studies are arranged
(Agelaius phoeniceus) song relates to amplitude and singing behaviours GAIL L. PATRICELLI*, MARC S. DANTZKER. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. Keywords: active space; Agelaius phoeniceus; amplitude; bird
on the insect order. In Lepidoptera, epoxidation by a P450 monooxygenase precedes esterification by a juvenile, but esterification of FA to form MF, followed by epoxidation to JH III. Published by Elsevier Ltd. 1. Introduction
Independent reporting on the world of television and radio is important, and NewsLab works in this area extensively. Along with offering a variety of workshops for journalists and others, their mission includes providing many, many resources for working journalists, those who study journalism, and those who are concerned with the state of today's media. Visitors can look at the latest in related media stories within the "In the News" section, and then move on to the "Strategies" area. This section is particularly nice, and it includes tips on crafting stories offered by Ira Glass and leadership lessons for broadcast news managers. Moving on, visitors can also look over the "Articles" area, which contains pieces on ethics, producing, reporting, and writing. The site is rounded out by a search engine and a place where users can sign up to receive updates by email.
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in newspaper and radio audiences, and be- coming the second source of news in the US, after televi- sion (Pew of their audience, but also to enrich the stories they publish on their websites. Social media can be a powerful and filter news stories that are highly relevant for a specific audience.2 News curators can reach a high
ScienceDaily is an online magazine devoted to science, technology, and medicine. This is the home page for the Earth and Climate News section of ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily is unique in that the magazine's articles are selected from news releases submitted by leading universities and other research organizations around the world. Each news release is posted in its original form, with a contact name and link to the organization's home page. In addition, ScienceDaily offers links to major science media and other sources of science news on the Internet, as well as a collection of interesting science-related sites aimed at helping web surfers in their online explorations. Readers can also browse and participate in more than 300 science newsgroups, which offer lively discussions on various topics as well as subscribe to free weekly e-mail bulletins that summarize the top science news stories of the past week.
This very polished and useful online magazine bills itself as "the eZine for Design, Typography, & Graphics since 1990." With a ton of very practical information and links this site connects users with tutorials, web site critiques, book reviews and a variety of helpful articles and relevant news items. The site as a whole is very user driven and encourages participation by users in a variety of ways including contests, reader's galleries, and user groups. Given the plethora of information, a good place to start is the "Read Me First" link at the top of the left-hand menu bar; it will help users get an overall sense of the site and provides some helpful navigational hints.
While adults have literally thousands of Web sites devoted to providing information about the latest news, younger students have fewer options in this area. The Scholastic News Web site does a good job of offering students (and educators) timely news in a manner that is age-appropriate but not condescending in tone. The site is divided into several main sections, including News, Vote Now!, Sports, and Games and Quizzes. The News section provides brief summaries of current news events and topics, along with brief quizzes on the topics and lesson plans that will be helpful for teachers. The Vote Now! section allows students the opportunity to offer their opinions on topics relevant to their age group, such as "Should square dancing be required in gym class?" The Sports section lets visitors ask Bob Herzog, the resident sports expert, questions about various sports, which he then answers online. Along with the printed material and text available here, many of the features include photographs and audio clips from newsmakers. Scholastic News is designed for students in grades 1 through 8.
More and more newspaper and magazine Web sites offer paid content. However, selling information goods at a price higher than the marginal cost means finding a strategy for product or price differentiation. A possible strategy to solve this problem is the bundling of information goods. In this article, we analyze empirically, with quantitative statistic methods, strategies for selling bundled and
Easily customized for a variety of preferences, News Desk is a helpful way to stay in touch with hundreds of news sources. The application is a RSS headline reader, reading headlines from thousands of sources in 25 different languages. Users can search for headlines with keyword searches and age filters, along with the ability to send headlines using emails. The program's main Web site also feature five tutorials that assist users who want to utilize the full capabilities of the application. News Desk is compatible with all systems running Windows 95 and higher.
It can be quite fun to read the news, but about what the beauty of viewing a clutch of colorful news sites? Pulse is an "elegant news reading application" designed for the iPhone, Android, and other mobile devices. The application uses colorful panning story bars and populates them with content from sources (such as CNN, the BBC, and so on) selected by the user. Visitors can sign up for a free account, and they will also want to read over the FAQ section on the site.
This site features an archive of educational articles that have been featured in Mercury Magazine. Each article features resources and news for astronomy educators. The articles discuss a variety of topics, but all are related to teaching astronomy.
In this article, the author describes how he gives students in his English 349, Editing and Publishing, at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point real-world editing and publishing experience by letting them form their own publishing company--the Cornerstone Press. In this class, students write multiple drafts of publishablearticles and help
cases authors are permitted to post their version of the article (e.g. in Word or Tex form, WA 99362, USA A R T I C L E I N F O Article history: Received 6 December 2007 Received in revised form 20 February 2008 Accepted 1 March 2008 Available online 9 May 2008 Keywords: Marmota olympus
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scenario incorporating socio- economic principles. Our analysis highlights the interests of the various is published with open access at SpringerLink.com A Tussle Analysis for Information-Centric Networking as the arising conflicts between the stakeholders, we apply a tussle analysis methodology in a content delivery
side of the San Andreas Fault and models with a narrow compliant fault zone that lead to high near-fault in fault zone properties along the San Andreas Fault. Published by Elsevier B.V. 1. Introduction Earthquake of fault slip parameters and earthquake rupture characteristics in a homogeneous model (Ben-Zion and Huang
economic data. Crown Copyright & 2011 Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. 1. Introduction's personal copy Sustainable gasificationÂbiochar systems? A case-study of rice-husk gasification in Cambodia: Received 12 August 2010 Accepted 8 November 2011 Available online 12 December 2011 Keywords: Biochar
. Nevertheless, mice infected with this mutant are less likely to die and carry less brain cysts than those an important role during in vivo development of T. gondii. Published by Elsevier B.V. Keywords: Toxoplasma and suc- cessful protozoan pathogens and is a common parasite in humans, where it has become one
Energy Research News (ER News) is a bimonthly newsletter supported by the US Department of Energy's Office of Energy Research. This newsletter focuses on informing engineers, researchers, and the interested public of the latest research and technology advancements at OER. Topics include energy generation, microbiology, the Human Genome Project, global weather change, computing, and more. Users may register for an email reminder (topic list) that announces each new issue. Back issues (to April 1995) are available.
We empirically investigate temporal and cross correlations inthe frequency of news reports on companies, using a dataset of more than 100 million newsarticles reported in English by around 500 press agencies worldwide for the period 2003--2009. Our first finding is that the frequency of news reports on a company does not follow a Poisson process, but instead exhibits long memory with a positive autocorrelation for longer than one year. The second finding is that there exist significant correlations in the frequency of news across companies. Specifically, on a daily time scale or longer the frequency of news is governed by external dynamics, while on a time scale of minutes it is governed by internal dynamics. These two findings indicate that the frequency of news reports on companies has statistical properties similar to trading volume or price volatility in stock markets, suggesting that the flow of information through company news plays an important role in price dynamics in stock markets.
Every spring, the Pew Research Center's Project For Excellence in Journalism publishes their State of the News Media report. Their 2011 study includes a number of special reports on topics such as the use of mobile technology to get local news and the use of community news websites. Published on March 14, 2011, the report has some good news on the general state of the American news media, including the finding that cutbacks in newsrooms have eased considerably. On this page, visitors can browse through sections that include "Newspapers", "Online", "Cable", and "Local TV". Also, visitors can use the "Interactives" area to create their own customized report on various media outlets and organizations. This entire site is a good candidate for a type of required reading for students of 21st century newsgathering and analysis.
This BBC Newsarticle lists the long line of earthquake history in Italy from the year 1693 to 1997. The article describes the intensity and also the damages caused by each earthquake. Images and links for further information are included as well.
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Engineering, Henan Agricultural University, Zhengzhou 450002, PR China a r t i c l e i n f o Article history, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA b College of Mechanical and Electrical
Research Lab, Washington DC 20375, USA a r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Received 21 October 2009 conditions can make coherent rotations of the spin vector possible, for example, to observe Rabi oscillations
, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA a r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Received 23 September 2010, however, whether such regional volumetric reductions are causes or con- sequences of psychopathology. One
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As electronic learning (e-learning) becomes increasingly popular in education worldwide, learning technology (LT) has been applied in various learning environments and activities to promote meaningful, efficient, and effective learning. LT has also been adopted by researchers and teacher-practitioners in the field of special education, but as yet little review-based research has been published. This review research thus carefully examined the trends of LT implementations in special education, providing a comprehensive analysis of 26 studies published in indexed journals in the past five years (2008-2012). Two research questions were addressed: (a) What are the major research aims, methodologies, and outcomes in these studies of implementing LT in the field of special education? and (b) What types of LT are mainly used with special education students, and for what kinds of students? Major findings include that examining the learning effectiveness of LT using was the most common research purpose (75%); researchers primarily relied on experimental studies (46%, 12 studies), followed by interviews and questionnaires (19%, 5 studies). Moreover, the most common use of LT was computer-assisted technology (such as web-based mentoring, educational computer games, laptop computers) in special education; studies investigating the use of LT with mentally disabled students were more than those with physically disabled ones. It is expected that the findings of this work and their implications will serve as valuable references with regard to the use of LT with special education students. PMID:23962607
7th grade language arts curriculum -- objective 2b. This project has students look at an online source of news. They review one article and read two others. They answer comprehension questions and look for vocabulary words to look up online as well. The following is a New York Times site with infromation about the earthquake in Haiti. Click on the site and read a little about the disaster. Look at at least four photos. New York Times article on Haiti earthquake Sometimes we miss school because of snow storms. The students in Haiti have missed many days of school ...
Breaking news of death can have a significant impact on bereaved relatives if it is not carried out appropriately. This article explores best practice on breaking news of death, and discusses why it is so important for nurses to get it right. PMID:21473310
The vast majority of crime reporting occurs on local television news and in newspapers. Although crimes are extraordinary events, they assume an ordinariness that only daily reporting can give them. The obvious question is what does the news tell us about crime. This article compares the coverage of adult crime and the coverage of what the author
This article explores a possible association between skepticism toward the media and audience exposure patterns. Hypotheses predicting a relationship between media skepticism and news media consumption are tested on four large sample data sets. Findings show that media skepticism is negatively associated with mainstream news exposure but positively associated with nonmainstream news exposure.
This article examines the influence of business news on corporate reputation. A panel survey was used to measure the reputations of six companies and two professional sectors. Media coverage was analyzed by focusing on the tone of two different types of news. News about the successes of the companies - such as higher profits - improved their reputations. In addition,
This special issue of "Media & Values" gives a perspective on how news is changing, what is missing in the news, and how to spot bias and misinformation in news coverage, both print and electronic. Articles examine the impact of computer imaging on the credibility of photographs and the issue of privacy--just how far should journalists go to get a
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of the Laurentide Ice Sheet. On the basis of multibeam maps of the Hudson Bay seafloor, Lajeunesse and St-Onge2 in catastrophic outbursts. Lake Agassiz-Ojibway, at the margin of the Laurentide ice sheet, burst 8,470 years ago stampede of a glacial lake Hudson Bay North America Laurentide ice sheetLake Agassiz-Ojibway 0.5 km 0.5 km
This volume contains all of the material published in American Newspaper Publishers Association (ANPA) News Research Bulletins during 1968. The 49 studies included are arranged under the following chapter titles: "Some Audience Characteristics,""Headlines and Makeup,""Content,""Some Communication Behavior,""Readership,""Readership by
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Rehabilitation news items include, among others: a midpoint review of the implementation of the World Programme of Action Concerning Disabled Persons, an international study on the impact of new technologies on employment of disabled people, and a U.S. project to investigate disability service provision and innovations in other countries. (JDD)
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Publishing a scientific article in a journal with a high impact factor and a good reputation is considered prestigious among one's peer group and an essential achievement for career progression. In the drive to get their work published, researchers can forget, either intentionally or unintentionally, the ethics that should be followed in scientific publishing. In an environment where "publish or perish" rules the day, some authors might be tempted to bend or break rules. This special article is intended to raise awareness among orthodontic journal editors, authors, and readers about the types of scientific misconduct in the current publishing scenario and to provide insight into the ways these misconducts are managed by the Committee of Publishing Ethics. Case studies are presented, and various plagiarism detection software programs used by publishing companies are briefly described. PMID:24075666
Celebrating Chemistry and Art is the theme of NCW 2001, to be held November 4-10, 2001. As you make plans for participating in the celebrations in your area, keep in mind that JCE is developing special materials on this theme, which will appear in our October issue: Classroom Activities, a comprehensive Illustrated Resource Paper, Report from Online, specially written brief articles illustrated in color, articles related to the theme, and CLIPs (Chemical Laboratory Information Profiles).
Passer Award recipients from the April 1 closing date are:
George Bennett, Millikin University, Decatur, IL
Daniel Berger, Bluffton College, Bluffton, OH
Karen Dunlap, Sierra College, Rocklin, CA
Myung-Hoon Kim, Georgia Perimeter College, Dunwoody, GA
Cheryl Longfellow, Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA
Jerry Maas, Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
Tim Royappa, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL
Visiting Scientist Award, Western Connecticut Section
Diane Bunce, The Catholic University of America, has been selected as the 2001 Visiting Scientist of the Western Connecticut Section of the ACS. The award, presented annually since 1967, brings an outstanding chemical educator to visit high schools in Fairfield County, CT. In May, Bunce visited three high schools, Christian Heritage School, Fairfield High School, and Greenwich High School, where she interacted with teachers and students and presented lectures and demonstrations to several chemistry classes. She was also keynote speaker at the ACS local section's Education Night. The awardee is selected by a committee of university and high school teachers, industrial chemists, and the previous Visiting Scientist; there is an honorarium of 1500 plus expenses.
Roger D. Kornberg, a professor of structural biology at the Stanford University School of Medicine, received the 2001 Welch Award for his discovery of the nucleosome and establishing its role in gene regulation; for his discovery of a giant complex of 20 proteins known as the "Mediator", which regulates the transcription process; and for determining the atomic structure of RNA polymerase II. The 300,000 award salutes Kornberg's lifetime contributions to biochemistry.
NSTA Teacher Awards
During its 2001 national convention the National Science Teachers Association presented prizes and awards to teachers for their exemplary teaching practices and commitment to quality science education. Many appear below.
Distinguished Service to Science Education Award
JoAnne Vasquez, Science Consultant, Gilbert, AZ
Richard F. Duncan, Beaverton Administrative Center, Beaverton, OR
Mitchell E. Batoff, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ
Distinguished Informal Science Education Award
Al Stenstrup, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Madison, WI
Ciba Specialty Chemicals Education Foundation Exemplary Science Teaching Award, High School Level
Gerald Friday, Marquette High School, Milwaukee, WI
Gustav Ohaus Innovations in Science Teaching, High School
Mark Stefanski, Marin Academy, San Rafael, CA (first place)
Guidelines for Submission The Journal's current Guide to Submissions can be found on pages 29-30 of this issue. They have been streamlined a bit and also include a handy check list. This information is also available on JCE Online at http://jchemed.chem.wisc.edu/Journal/Authors/. Wanted: Demo Checkers The Tested Demonstrations column needs people who like to try out demos. Column editor Ed Vitz is looking for additional volunteers to serve as "checkers" for manuscripts that have been submitted to the Journal for possible publication as Tested Demonstrations. A checker is expected to perform two functions: to review the manuscript for accuracy and novelty, and to attempt to perform the demonstration according to the procedure supplied by the author. Checkers may suggest important improvements in demonstration procedures, and for their efforts they are cited in the byline when the manuscript is published. For instance, the demo showing the yellow cascading precipitates (lead iodide) made from potassium iodide and lead nitrate was submitted by Wobbe de Vos and checked by Kim Kostka. The (yellow) cascading precipitates are from "Using Large Glass Cylinders To Demonstrate Chemical Reactions" that appeared in the April 1999 issue of JCE. We prefer that checkers begin the review process (which may in some cases involve procuring supplies) very soon after being contacted so that their review can be completed in the timely manner that authors deserve. Checkers are usually teachers who routinely present lecture demonstrations in their classes in either high school or colleges. We try not to call on checkers more often than once a year, which is one of the reasons for this request. Another is that we lose many highly valued, experienced checkers to retirement or other endeavors. Prospective checkers may want to look at a copy of the JCE Tested Demonstration Evaluation Form. It can be found on the Web at http://www.kutztown.edu/ vitz/TD/TDhome.html. This site also has links to JCE guidelines for prospective authors. Volunteers should contact Vitz by the medium of their preference: Ed Vitz, Editor, Tested Demonstrations, Journal of Chemical Education, Department of Chemistry, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530; phone: 610/683-4443; fax: 610/683-1352; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACS Regional Awards in High School Chemistry Teaching The American Chemical Society has announced winners of regional awards in high school chemistry teaching for 1999. Winners have demonstrated excellence in teaching, exceptional ability to challenge and inspire students, extracurricular work, and willingness to keep up to date in the field. The award consists of two certificates (one for the recipient, the other for display at the recipient's school) and a cash prize of 1,000.
Thomas W. Adams, Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics & Humanities at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana: Central Region
Arthur J. Crumm, Barstow School, Kansas City, Missouri: Midwest Region
Esther H. Freeman, Tabb High School, Yorktown, Virginia: Southeast Region
Joan A. Laredo-Liddell, St. Barnabas High School, Bronx, New York: Middle Atlantic Region, 1998
David T. Lee, Mountain Lakes High School, Mountain Lakes, New Jersey: Middle Atlantic Region, 1999
Diane Coley McGann, Santa Ana High School, Santa Ana, California: Western Region
William J. Pilotte, Newington High School, Newington, Connecticut: Northeast Region
Judith C. Seydel, Idaho Falls High School, Idaho Falls, Idaho: Northwest Region
Brenda A. Wolpa, Canyon Del Oro High School, Tucson, Arizona: Southwest/Rocky Mountain Region
NSF Distinguished Public Service Award As a part of its celebration in 2000 of its half-century in existence, the National Science Foundation has announced the recipient of its Distinguished Public Service Aw
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Studies about the flow of news out of Africa and about the continent's image generally lead to the conclusion that Africa is not favourably portrayed in Western media and that news out of Africa is exceptionally negative and limited to regions of conflict. The article looks at news from Africa in two weekly news magazines, the American Newsweek and the
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Video Photos Training Events Mobile Forum All News Last 3 DaysMOST VIEWED 1. Frank Schleck takes yellow of all the puppies. Quite often, Baby's owner would find Tugboat out of the puppy kennel and perched
Consumer News, quarterly publication from the FDIC, addresses consumers's banking needs. The Summer 1999 issue includes the articles "The law helps those who help themselves," "What's the score on your credit?" And "Insurance brochure Revised."
CRCHD - PNP News Back to CRCHD Ongoing Research PNP News PNP News PNRP Press Release October 27, 2005. Director's Update: Patient Navigator Program Reduces Cancer Health Disparities. NCI Cancer Bulletin, August 17, 2004 (vol. 1, no. 33).
Purpose: This lecture explores changes in the medical library profession over the last fifty years, as revealed by individual word usage in a body of literature. Methods: I downloaded articlespublished in the Bulletin of the Medical Library Association and Journal of the Medical Library Association between 1961 and 2000 to create an electronic corpus and tracked annual frequency of individual word usage. I used frequency sparklines of words, matching one of four archetypal shapes (level, rise, fall, and rise-and-fall) to identify significant words. Results: Most significant words fell into the categories of environment, management, technology, and research. Based on word usage changes, the following trends are revealed: Compared to 1961, today's medical librarians are more concerned with digital information, not physical packages. We prefer information to be evidence-based. We focus more on health than medicine. We are reaching out to new constituents, sometimes leaving our building to do so. Teaching has become important for us. We run our libraries more like businesses, using constantly changing technology. We are publishing more research articles. Conclusions: Although these words were chosen by individual authors to tell their particular stories, in the aggregate, our words reveal our story of change in our profession. PMID:23405042
For those who live in or love the environment of the West (US), High Country News is a wonderful resource. The homepage provides access to a lead article from the current issue and selected articles from recent issues, with topics ranging from exotic species to oil to grassroots organizations. Users have full access to back issues from 1993 until three months before the current date. The Collections section anthologizes articles devoted to selected natural resource topics, currently, the Animas-La Plata Dam, 1996 elections, Land Grant Universities, and water resources. A topic index allows visitors to search (keyword) or browse all issues of the paper under 33 subject headings, from Advocacy Groups to Wildlife.
Intended for both newcomers to writing and experienced writers, this book presents ideas that will simplify the process of submitting and getting published, cut down on the false starts and mistakes, and provide a catalyst to the educational writer. The titles of the articles and their authors are as follows: "Publishing in the Elementary Language
THIS ARTICLE WILL COVER ALL BOOKS exclusive of textbooks and paperback books published for children from pre- school through junior high school. It is based on data secured from existing literature and research in the field, forty returns from a questionnaire sent to children's book editors and\\/or persons re- sponsible for the juvenile list in publishing houses, interviews with selected
Employing a "resource dependency" model from organizational theory, this paper explains the growth of newspaper cooperation out of publisher competition in Chicago (Illinois) journalism during the period 1880 to 1910. It suggests that publisher cooperation in business matters also resulted in a changed news coverage style and emphasis. It argues
Two studies were conducted, the first to determine reader response to newspaper front pages with modular format and color, and the second to examine source perception and reporter response to errors in news stories. Results of the first study revealed that respondents in three cities preferred modular front pages to other modern format pages and
This site provides links to engineering-related newsarticles from a variety of outlets and journals. Sources featured on the site must be freely accessible to online readers and are ranked by the editors based on reliability, timeliness, extent of coverage, multidisciplinary coverage, follow-up, and presentation. The main page features links to the day's headlines, a listing of the editors' top five resources for engineering news coverage, and a selection of tools and resources, including a literature search; online tools and references such as unit conversion tools and a language translation tool; and links to journals and databases, career information, and conferences.
During the last decade the publish\\/subscribe communication paradigm gained a central role in the design and development of a large class of applications ranging from stock exchange systems to news tickers, from air traffic control to defense systems. This success is mainly due to the capacity of publish\\/subscribe to completely decouple communication participants, thus allowing the development of applications that
Since 2007 I have been using NYTimes current Newsarticles rich in graphics and physics variables for developing edited one page web (http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/NYT.htm) physics questions based on current events in the news. The NYTimes home page listed above contains currently ten pages with about 40 one page current edited News related physics articles per page containing: rich graphics, graphic editions by the author, edited articles, introduction to a question, questions, and answers. I use these web pages to introduce new physics concepts to students with current applications of concepts in the news. I also use these one page physics applications as pop quizzes and extra credit for students. As news happens(e.g. the 2010 Vancouver Olympics) I find the physics applications in the NYTimes articles and generate applications and questions. These new one page applications with questions are added to the home page: http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/NYT.htm The newest pages start with page 10 and work back in time to 9, 8, etc. The ten web pages with about 40 newsarticles per page are arranged in the traditional manner: vectors, kinematics, projectiles, Newton, Work & Energy, properties of matter, fluids, temperature, heat, waves, and sound. This site is listed as a resource in AAPT's Compadre site.
This article examines how health news gets framed and the influence of exposure to news framed differently. A content analysis of Taiwanese newspapers indicates that health news in general, and H1N1 flu news in particular, is more likely to use alarm rather than coping frames. According to an experiment, exposure to H1N1 flu news in an alarm frame evokes greater
This article examines how health news gets framed and the influence of exposure to news framed differently. A content analysis of Taiwanese newspapers indicates that health news in general, and H1N1 flu news in particular, is more likely to use alarm rather than coping frames. According to an experiment, exposure to H1N1 flu news in an alarm frame evokes greater
IOP Publishing presents Volume 6 of the open-access IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (EES) as the online abstract book for the IARU International Scientific Congress on Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions (10-12 March, Copenhagen, Denmark). This abstracts-only volume of EES is quite different to standard IOP Conference Series proceedings volumes which contain full, peer-reviewed proceedings papers. This unique volume of more than 1400 abstracts, divided into 58 different sessions, contains all the oral and poster presentations from the Congress. In view of the importance of the Climate Change Congress as a scientific basis for the COP15 conference, we are delighted to offer this collection as a permanent record of current research devoted to climate change. We hope this compilation will contribute to future world-wide dialogue on climate change in the ongoing search to address the scientific, political, social and economic challenges ahead.
The contemporary news media is an important site for exploring the diverse and complex cultural images of genetics and its medical possibilities, and of the mechanisms by which these images are (re) produced and sustained. This article investigates how the print news media frames stories on genetics and medicine. It is based on a discourse analysis of articles appearing in
Learning about the world of design can be rather fun, and for persons interested in entering this industry, it can be essential to stay on top of ongoing developments. Design Week launched their site in November 2006, and as the publication is based in Britain, the coverage of design events and trends is primarily focused on the British and Continental scenes. From those thinking about looking for a new job in the field, the site also contains job postings and suggestions for those going on the job market. The site is rounded out by a place where visitors can also sign up to receive news alerts via email.
. INTRODUCTION What is published by the news media depends on numer- ous factors, an important one being, depending on the degree and direction of it, and on voters' reliance on media [6, 10]. Being aware, trackingSocial Media News Communities: Gatekeeping, Coverage, and Statement Bias Diego Saez
Published periodically, the DEA News, from the Division of Educational Affairs of the American Political Science Association, concentrates on issues and policies in education of special concern to political scientists and on specific information about course materials. Also the News reports on education issues, on questions about public awareness
Autumn/winter 2012 | 1 WellcomeNEWS Issue 72, autumn/winter 2012 FACE-TO-FACE WITH DEATH New Wellcome Collection exhibition offers a self-portrait of death. #12;2 | Wellcome NEWSPublishing face: The symbolism and treatment of facial mutilation Best of the blog: `Designer' vaginas In the hot
Supplementary Materials The number of supplementary materials that accompany print articles has grown and also become more varied. The new guidelines for lab experiments call for supplementary materials in most cases, so that the actual materials used in lab can be made available. The From Past Issues column edited by Kathryn Williams and many of the technology columns frequently have supplements for JCE Online. An especially interesting supplement that we would like to call to the attention of readers is a collection of videos from the E. O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, based on interviews with nuclear chemists who have discovered and studied the heaviest elements. These movies accompany the Viewpoints article, "Chemistry of the Heaviest Elements-One Atom at a Time" by Darleane C. Hoffman and Diana M. Lee. The titles of the movies are listed below; illustrative stills are shown at the bottom of the page. Researchers involved with the segments about Lawrencium include Robert Silva, Torbjorn Sikkeland, Matti Nurmia, Robert Latimer, and Albert Ghiorso, all of whom are from the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. (QuickTime 3 is needed in order to view the videos; it can be downloaded free from http://www.apple.com.)
A Brief Note about Plutonium, by Glenn Seaborg
Plutonium and Why It Was Kept a Secret
The Prediction of the Actinide Series, by Glenn Seaborg
First Chemical Separation of Lawrencium at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory in 1970
The HILAC or Heavy-Ion Linear Accelerator
Discovery of Lawrencium
How To Collect Lawrencium Atoms
The Discovery of Element 106-Finally
The Naming of Element 106
The Limits of Discovering the Heavy Elements
What Good Is a Heavy Element?
To see these videos, view the Supplements of http://JChemEd.chem.wisc.edu/Journal/Issues/1999/Mar/abs331.html. People: Glenn Seaborg Glenn Seaborg, frequent contributor and faithful supporter of this Journal, died February 25, 1999, at his home in Lafayette, California, at the age of 86. At the Fall 1998 ACS Meeting in Boston he suffered a serious fall following a stroke, from which he never recovered. One of his last photographs, taken the previous day at a Journal luncheon, appears on page 1360 of the November 1998 issue. His commentary on his long career in chemistry and education appears on page 1520 of the December 1998 issue. Seaborg was a Nobel laureate, discoverer of elements, scientific advisor to presidents, former chancellor of the University of California, former chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, chairman of the steering committee of the CHEM Study project, founder of Lawrence Hall of Science, , the list goes on and on. He was at the same time a passionate supporter of education. Seaborg published fourteen articles in the Journal between 1951 and 1998. He was interviewed in 1975 by David Ridgway as part of the Impact series (JCE 1975, 52, 70), and that interview is highly recommended reading (see supplement to this article). He received the 1994 ACS George C. Pimentel Award in Chemical Education; his award address was published in the ACS Division of Chemical Education's CHED Newsletter, Fall 1995. Memorial articles with details of his life and his scientific contributions have appeared in The New York Times (Saturday, February 27, 1999, page 1) and Chemical & Engineering News (March 8, 1999, page 29). But there is also the spirit of the man, what he believed in, what he tried to do, what he hoped he had accomplished. A sense of that can be gained from the excerpts that are reprinted below, taken first from the Impact interview and then from the award address. Ridgway: On reflection, now, out of your many contributions to chemistry, is there one that you feel has had more of an impact than others? Seaborg: The discovery of plutonium would answer that question. The impact th
In terms of total online audience, newspapers are the most successful form of online content to date. The online audience for newspapers continues to demand higher-quality services, including personalized news services. News providers should be able to offer suitable users appropriate content. In this paper, a newsarticle recommender system is suggested based on a user's preference when he or
This textual analysis examines the representations of farmed animals in national print and broadcast news discourse in over 100 stories published from 2000 to 2003. Findings show these American news media largely support the speciesist status quo by favoring elite viewpoints and failing to provide balance. Although exceptions are provided, news media often objectify nonhuman animals discursively through: 1) commodification,
Over the past decade, there have been several highly visible debates about mammography that have captured professional, public and media attention. This paper looks at newspaper and television news coverage of a controversial research letter in The Lancet by Gøtzsche and Olsen (2001) that concluded that screening mammography did not prevent deaths from breast cancer. The news pieces examined for this project were published between October 2001 and March 2002 in one of eight U.S. newspapers or aired on one of six national or cable news networks. The six-month period was divided into one-week segments; the numbers of articlespublished or stories aired in each week were graphed to examine patterns. Each newspaper article and television transcript was then reviewed to identify its main content area and the amount of coverage for each major event was quantified. The highest number of newspaper articles appeared to result from several events during the end of January through the beginning of February. These events included the publication of another meta-analysis of mammography that disputed the original letter's conclusion and a full-page New York Times advertisement paid for by major medical organizations stating their continued support for mammography. The greatest amount of television news coverage was devoted to the announcement of the official federal guidelines by the Secretary of Health and Human Services in late February. We conclude by discussing how the flow of news coverage of medical controversies can potentially impact the actions and reactions of the public, the medical community and health policy makers. PMID:15970577
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that clinicians engage in shared decisionmaking with women at increased risk of breast cancer about medications to reduce their risk; Comment period open ; Review of Evidence Published.
This site from the European Union "aims...to bring news, interesting articles, and case studies in Travel Marketing, Hotel Marketing, Travel Industry, Internet Marketing and Airline Industry," and provides information "to travel agents and hotels marketers, hoteliers, destination marketers and students of tourism." With those goals in mind, the site is wisely categorized at the top of the page, by the type of industry related to tourism. "Travel Marketing", "Internet Marketing" "Hotel Marketing" and "Airline Industry" are several of the categories for which newsarticles are provided. Examples of the content from the "Internet Marketing" category include "Expedia Sells Consumer Data to Advertisers" and "Technology Can Drive Tourism Innovation". At the bottom left hand side of any page visitors can take a look at all the tourism-related conferences throughout the world by watching the scrolling country flags that have, sometime, cryptic titles next to them indicating the name of the conference and their dates. A Google translator at the bottom of the page is also available for those who prefer to read the site in a different language.
of the mission's goals is to find clues about whether life existed on Mars. (Image: NASA) (Edmonton to Mars. The Mars Science Laboratory mission with the rover vehicle, named Curiosity, is scheduled the search for life on Mars UAlberta News | By Brian MurphyMay 24, 2012 The Curiosity rover
The applications of geographic information systems (GIS) grow with each passing day, and more people are interested in careers in this field. The SpatialNews site is a good way for students and professionals in the GIS field to stay on top of new developments via their feature articles, RSS feeds, and discussion boards. There is a great deal of information on the homepage, and first-time visitors should start by looking over the sections on "GIS Education", "Features", and "Business Bit & Bytes". Some of the more notable feature articles profile the history of GIS, the use of GIS in the military, and the use of GIS during hurricane evacuations. The site is rounded out by a listing of job opportunities and selected comments from the discussion boards.
. Storkey3 , Mark E. Bastin2,4 and Cyril R. Pernet2 1 School of Informatics, Nauroinformatics Imaging Centre, a SINAPSE Collaboration Centre, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK 3 School College of Medicine, USA Reviewed by: Seppo P. Ahlfors, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical
were retested 4 months later. Although preliminary, the current study represents a step toward studies have revealed the fact that those children have characteristic difficul- ties with personal, empathy, self- consciousness, self-reflection, persuasion, and pretence, as well as being essential
in young adults (for reviews: Goldstone, 1998; Fine and Jacobs, 2002). In particular, previ- ous work has; Goldstone, 1998; Schyns et al., 1998; Gold et al., 1999; Kovacs et al., 1999; Sigman and Gilbert, 2000; Gilbert et al., 2001; Brady and Kersten, 2003) by enhancing the integration of relevant features
) to high-level shape processing and object recognition (Furmanski and Engel, 2000; Golcu and Gilbert, 2009 and Jacobs, 2002; Fahle, 2004; Kourtzi, 2010; Sagi, 2011). Designing effective training programs is critical
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and cold methane seeps, where prokaryotes consume sulfide or methane for primary production supporting for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, USA 4 Marine Life Support Systems, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Prospect Place, UK 5 Department of Agricultural
with parenting behavior overlap with cir- cuits involved in addiction (e.g., frontal, striatal, and limbic Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) found that 5.2% of pregnant women aged 15Â44 years reported using, and because the effects of drug abuse on maternal behavior and brain function may negatively impact the post
Neuroimaging Initiative Phase 1) database on all individuals with a baseline diagnosis of MCI, baseline MRI Initiative (ADNI) database (adni.loni.ucla.edu). As such, the investigators within the ADNI contributed regression analyses to identify the best baseline biomarker predictors of progression to dementia over 1 or 3
of transitions from sinus rhythm to sudden cardiac and the mechanisms of arrhythmia prior to cardiac arrest stratification for tachyarrhythmic sudden cardiac remains a major challenge for physicians and scientists. Since, it should be possible to develop better methods for risk stratification. Keywords: cardiac arrhythmias
Department of Psychology, Catholic University, Milan, Italy 4 Natbrainlab, Department of Forensic-scale brain networks implicated in attentional processes. This review focuses on the anatomy and putative, parietal lobe, frontal lobe TAXONOMIES OF ATTENTIONAL PROCESSES Biological organisms live in an environment
, major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, functional MRI, voxel-based morphometry, diffusion tensor to be referred to as bipolar disorder. Although the distinction has held up well, some limitations have become and Jamison, 2007; Lichtenstein et al., 2009). Yet the distinction between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
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to inherit mer-encoded functions through vertical descent. However, individual mer functions display evidence of a variable degree of vertical inheritance, with several genes exhibiting strong evidence for acquisition viaA, mercuric reductase, trait evolution, diversity, genomics, gene loss, lateral gene transfer, operon
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and dynamics in nanoscale biophysical systems. As our understanding of the plant photosynthetic apparatus has in coarse-grained simulation, with a focus on techniques and results that are applicable to the plant and of its intrinsic pigment- proteins, but they typically lack sufficient temporal resolution to resolve
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; Shackel et al., 2010). The movement of water through the plant vascular system occurs via specialized. Such autonomously acting materials occur within the plant vascular network. Trees must move large volumes of water in the ionic concentration of the surrounding solution.When submerged in de-ionized water, AFM revealed
digit span test from the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) and a novel eyetracking digit is an important component of the development of STM. Keywords: short-term memory, digit span, task commonly used indices of STM in children is the digit span task, a measure of verbal STM (Bayliss et al
a specific role for calcium as a signaling messenger in activating focal clusters of integrins bound, selectins, and integrins binding under the ubiquitous presence of shear stress from blood flow provides an essential cooperative signaling mechanism for effective leukocyte recruitment. Keywords: calcium, chemokine
Health Psychology, Institute of Psychology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany 2 Department of Physics of Psychology and Mental Health, Germany Reviewed by: Olga V. Sysoeva, Moscow State University of Psychology Pollatos, Health Psychology, Institute of Psychology and Education, University of Ulm, Albert
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was compared in a group of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and a group with typical development to the communication and language problems exhibited by children with ASD. Keywords: autism spectrum disorders 2014 doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00397 Seeing to hear? Patterns of gaze to speaking faces in children
: aquatic, environment, sewage, pollution, sediment, qPCR, antibiotics INTRODUCTION Antibiotic resistance also untreated sewage of the city of Lausanne, Switzerland is discharged into Vidy Bay (Lake Geneva and municipal raw sewage, treated effluent from Lausanne's wastewater treatment plant (WTP) as well as lake
of physics required for solution, such as Newton's second law or conservation of energy (Chi et al., 1981 springs or inclined planes are involved, the expert instead groups problems on the basis of the deep law and Wilensky, 2008). Even though these scenarios have little in common with one another at first sight
of anammox and denitrifying bacteria in the Black Sea John B. Kirkpatrick1,2 *, Clara A. Fuchsman1 , Evgeniy investigating nitrite reductase (nirS) mRNA transcripts at a single location in the Black Sea was conducted, denitrification, Black Sea, nirS, nitrogen, gene expression INTRODUCTION Fixed nitrogen loss from marine systems
of visual attention in Isha yoga meditation practitioners before and after a 3-month retreat Claire-Servet, 1211 Genï¿½ve, Switzerland e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Meditation has lately received considerable interest from cognitive neuroscience. Studies suggest that daily meditation leads to long lasting
an incongruent word, in parietal and occipital areas. We interpreted these results as delayed late components (P3 the goal is ill-defined and mostly based on semantic processing. To develop a cognitive model adapted
of metabolic regulation in plants has been an aca- demic pursuit spanning many decades. Indeed the question the ability to regulate the rates of metabolic processes in response to cellular circumstance is a common diversity in the understanding of metabolic organization and regulation Alisdair R. Fernie1 * and Harry J
for evaluating children's musical abilities across age and culture Isabelle Peretz1 *, Nathalie Gosselin1 , Yun.email@example.com The present study introduces a novel tool for assessing musical abilities in children: The Montreal Battery, interval, and rhythm, was administered to 245 children in Montreal and 91 in Beijing (Experiment 1
: aphids, bean, cholesterol, hemiptera, insect nutritional physiology, phytosterols, tobacco INTRODUCTION collected phloem sap exudate from bean and tobacco, and analyzed its sterol content. This approach revealed
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processing. For example, exposure to auditoryÂvisual stimuli can change the way that auditory or visual, to associative learning. In all these cases exposure to multisensory stimuli profoundly influences the subsequent, accuracy, processing speed, etc. While these findings have shed much light on principles and mechanisms
functional connectivity in cerebral cortex during wakefulness and under graded levels of anesthesia Jeannette in wakefulness and graded levels of anesthesia has not been systematically investigated. We compared monosynaptic arrays during wakefulness and three levels of anesthesia produced by desflurane. Anesthesia decreased