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  Science Fair Projects - 1897
1897 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar).
Science kits, science lessons, science toys, maths toys, hobby kits, science games and books - these are some of many products that can help give your kid an edge in their science fair projects, and develop a tremendous interest in the study of science.
Science Fair Projects for students of all ages
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 Marie Curie - A Student in Paris (1891-1897)
Neither her math and science background nor her proficiency in technical French equaled that of her fellow students.
In Marie, however, he found an equal with a comparable devotion to science.
After her success in her math exam in the summer of 1894, Marie returned there for a vacation, uncertain whether she would return to France.
www.aip.org /history/curie/stud1_text.htm   (819 words)

  Science Quotes
Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense differing from the latter only as a veteran may differ from a raw recruit: and its methods differ from those of common sense only as far as the guardsman's cut and thrust differ from the manner in which a savage wields his club.
Science is facts; just as houses are made of stone, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house, and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
Science is not formal logic–it needs the free play of the mind in as great a degree as any other creative art.
www.lhup.edu /~dsimanek/sciquote.htm   (5100 words)

 Science & Method - Henri Poincaré (1897)
Among his many published works are several highly readable popular pieces that tried to give the general public a flavor of the workings of science.
During this time the inhabitants of the universe B have constructed a science, and as their world is the image of ours, their geometry will also be the image of ours, or, more accurately, it will be the same.
It will be seen that though geometry is not an experimental science, it is a science born in connection with experience; that we have created the space it studies, but adapting it to the world in which we live.
evans-experientialism.freewebspace.com /poincare.htm   (5293 words)

 Why the Protestant Churches Fell - October 1994   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The object of these studies is to give a better understanding of the reason for the decline and moral fall of the Protestant denominations at the time of the midnight cry in 1844, and to help us as Seventh-day Adventists to avoid their mistakes as we approach the Loud Cry, soon due to the world.
A brief survey of the history of the Protestant denominations shows that their spiritual downfall in 1844 was the result of their failure "to understand the true science of education." Their failure to understand and to practice Christian education unfitted them to proclaim to the world the message of Christ’s Second Coming.
The virgins in Christ’s parable all had lamps, the doctrines; but they lacked a love of truth which lights up these doctrines, "The science of true education is the truth, which is to be so deeply impressed on the soul that it cannot be obliterated by the error that everywhere abounds.
www.steps2life.org /php/view_article.php?article_id=634   (4649 words)

 Science Museum - Background to the discovery
In 1897 in Cambridge, J J Thomson experimented on cathode rays.
In Britain, physicists had argued these rays were particles, but German physicists disagreed, thinking they were a type of electromagnetic radiation.
He had identified the first sub-atomic particle and found an important clue about the innermost structure of the atom.
www.sciencemuseum.org.uk /on-line/electron/section2/discovery.asp   (282 words)

The development of science in the Principality rose to great heights at the end of the last century thanks to Prince Albert I (1848-1922), whose work, research and expeditions provided the basis of Oceanography.
Those between 1892 and 1897 included dredging to a depth by 5,580 metres to the south of Madeira.
But the Man of Science who Prince Albert I was in the widest sense of the term never overshadowed the Visionary with the generous heart who created the Institute of Peace in 1903 nor the far-sighted Head of State who, as an experiences seaman, knew how to keep the Principality on the right track.
www.monaco-consulate.com /about_science.htm   (1323 words)

In 1897 he joineed the Academy of Sciences with its significant speech Progresses of Spanish geology during XIXTh century.
Cajal’s opus provided the foundation of modern neuroanatomy, with a detailed description of nerve cell organization in the central and peripheral nervous system of many different animal species, and was illustrated by Cajal’s renowned drawings, which for decades (and even nowadays) have been reproduced in neuroscience textbooks.
Burnt alive, to death, in a dampened wood pyre to add to the suffering of his agony, he was born in Villanueva de Sijena and he was burnt to death in Geneva, on the Champel hill, where a small engraving tries, to repair the delayed legal misdeed..
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 Science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
His popularity in the age of scientific professionalisation is demonstrated by the breadth of the authors who corresponded in admiration; from the future Napoleon III of France to Charles Dickens.
Reynold's paper is a classic in the literature of the science of fluid motion and had a profound effect on the development of fluid mechanics.
He argues that this is the basis for all "real and lasting progress", citing the conversion of railway power as proof of the improving power of science.
www.sotherans.co.uk /Catalogues/SciencePhysics/Physics.html   (7649 words)

 Books on Science from Felicity Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Science Press (Aust), quarto paperback, 1986, 512p, illsts.
Blackwell Science paperback (linen finish), 5th Ed, 1993, 326p, illsts.
A course of lectures contributed to the 15th International Science School for High School Students, sponsored by the Science Foundation for Physics within the University of Sydney.
www.felicity.com.au /books_science.htm   (1696 words)

 Whiskey Bar: Science Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
There seems to be a tendency in the social sciences, and not just economics, to equate correlation with causation.
Under Lysenko's guidance, science was guided not by the most likely theories, backed by appropriately controlled experiments, but by the desired ideology.
Science was practiced in the service of the State, or more precisely, in the service of ideology.
billmon.org /archives/cat_science.html   (4126 words)

 Science/AAAS | Science Magazine: Previous Issues
Science, January 1997 to present -- abstracts/summaries, full-text HTML, and full-text PDF.
Science Classic, July 1880 to December 1996 -- full-text PDF access to all issues of Science before December 1996 (separate institutional subscription may apply).
How to access: The full text of Science issues since January 1997 is available online to AAAS members, to users at subscribing institutions, and on a pay-per-article basis.
www.sciencemag.org /archive   (1641 words)

 Freethought of the Day
Marie moved to Paris to study at the Sorbonne in 1891, got her degree in math and married Pierre Curie in a civil ceremony.
Marie broke many barriers for her sex, becoming the first European woman to earn a science doctorate, as well as the first to be awarded a Nobel Prize, when she and Pierre were jointly awarded the 1903 Nobel Prize in physics for discovering polonium (named for her home country) and radium.
Yet that same year she was barred as a woman from the Academy of Sciences.
www.ffrf.org /day?sel=1&day=25&month=10   (611 words)

 Internet History of Science Sourcebook
From the late 17th century until the late 19th century that vision of the cosmos was developed and filled in by what we now call "classical science".
The achievements of this period have not been negated by the discoveries and theories of the late 19th and 20th centuries, but are now seen as accurate only with certain boundaries.
This is one of the most successful, and early, statements on Materialism stemming from the conclusions of the New Science.
www.fordham.edu /halsall/science/sciencesbook.html   (2786 words)

 Charity - Science And Charity Info, Resources and Product Guide
This is certainly apparent in the Eberly College of Science where a wide variety of...
Britain's Gardening Charity, was founded in 1804 to encourage the science, art and practice of horticulture in all its branches.
Study for 'Science and Charity' (1897) watercolor on paper 22.81x28.4cm Musée Picasso, Barcelona...
www.allaboutcharity.com /charity/science-and-charity.html   (215 words)

 Charles Horton Cooley: The Process of Social Change   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
THE phrases " natural selection,"" the survival of the fittest" and "the struggle for existence," with others that come from the Origin of Species and the Synthetic Philosophy, 'are now applied to social phenomena and circulate very generally as descriptions of what goes on among mankind.
There has certainly been a great deal of mental work of various kinds among the Teutonic peoples since the revival of learning ; but even if we suppose that the effect of such exercise can be inherited, we have still to consider that only a small fraction of the race has taken part in it.
(67) men who lead in letters, science and statesmanship often spring from a peasant class whose forefathers have not shared appreciably in the intellectual activities of the past, it is clear that ancestral culture is not essential in producing eminence of this sort.
spartan.ac.brocku.ca /~lward/Cooley/Cooley_1897b.html   (5998 words)

 What's Eating You? -- Pennisi 307 (5717): 1897 -- Science
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Science Introduction to special issue by Simpson et al.
AAAS is a partner of HINARI, AGORA, PatientInform, CrossRef, and COUNTER.
www.sciencemag.org /cgi/content/short/307/5717/1897   (167 words)

 nanoscience.ch - news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
UK study on new ethical, health, safety or social issues not covered by current regulation, performed by the Royal Society, the UK national academy of science, and the Royal Academy of Engineering, the UK national academy of engineering.
UK Science and Innovation Minister Lord Sainsbury today announced a cash injection of $150 million (£90 million) over the next six years to help industry harness the commercial opportunities offered by nanotechnology.
SCIENCE, Volume 288, Issue 5465: Correlated Electron Systems (21 April 2000), including electronic properties of carbon nanotubes (see e.g.
nanoscience.ch /news.asp   (1857 words)

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Science experiments you can eat: 502.8 COB 1972.
Science in action : the Marshall Cavendi 507.2 1988.
Further explorations in science; a secon 507.2 [1963] 234.
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 Think Progress » Bush, Cheney, and Powell Repeatedly Pushed False Evidence To Justify War
In 1897, an amateur mathematician in the Indiana legislature set the mathematical constant pi (roughly 3.14) as equal to 3.2, by law.
I wonder if their real goal in destroying science is actually to prevent these babies from living at all after they are born/baptised.
cialis Sociology is the science with the greatest number of methods and the least results.
thinkprogress.org /2005/02/18/state-legislature-outlaws-science   (956 words)

 Science and Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
«The more important fundamental laws and facts of physical science have all been discovered, and these are now so firmly established that the possibility of their ever being supplanted in consequence of new discoveries is exceedingly remote....
If we look over the history of science, there are very long periods when the uncritical acceptance of the established ideas was a real hindrance to the pursuit of the new.
When the other motivations come into the act, of course the judgment becomes cloudy, becomes different from the ideal one, from the scientific viewpoint, and that is where the main problem lies.
www.eutopia.no /Science.htm   (2253 words)

 1897 in science
Home Natural Sciences Applied Arts Social Sciences Culture Fine Arts
The year 1897 CE in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
See also: 1896 in science, other events of 1897, 1898 in science and the list of years in science.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/1/18/1897_in_science.html   (135 words)

 1897 Online Research :: Information about 1897   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Years: 1894 1895 1896 - 1897 - 1898 1899 1900
1897 in topic: Art 1897 in architecture - 1897 in art - 1897 in literature - 1897 in music Other topics 1897 in Canada - 1897 in rail transport - 1897 in science - 1897 in South Africa - 1897 in sports
Lists of leaders: List of colonial governors in 1897 - List of state leaders in 1897
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 Poultry Science Department Research Publications
The present study was undertaken to determine the effects of heat exposure on fertility, semen quality, and semen ion concentrations of broiler breeders classified on sperm quality index (SQI) before heat stress.
Alterations in the male reproductive tract, sperm, or both may be responsible for heat stress infertility of broiler breeder males.
It is possible that the reduced BW gains and impaired feed conversion observed at the lowest level of Thr supplementation on the high CP diets were the result of a lower level of digestible Thr, rather than a direct influence of CP level per se.
www.msstate.edu /dept/poultry/respub07.htm   (5083 words)

 Freethought of the Day
He was admitted to the Academy of Sciences in 1873.
Berthelot was elected a life senator in 1881, was given the Legion of Honor in 1886, and made Perpetual Secretary of the Academy of Sciences in 1889, succeeding Louis Pasteur.
An honorary associate of the Rationalist Press Association, "He would listen to no compromise whatever with religion," wrote freethought historian Joseph McCabe: "See his Science et Morale (1897) and Science et Libre Pensee (1905)." When he died abruptly after his wife's death, he was buried at the Pantheon.
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 CSEC -- Endtime Prophecy
Eddy says: 'The breaking up of material beliefs may seem to be famine and pestilence, want and woe, sin, sickness, and death, which assume new phases until their nothingness appears.
"Christian Science teaches that by pure and holy living we are to hasten the end of the world, not the end of God's creation, but the end of error, darkness, evil.
We are taught in Christian Science that such conflicting forces indicate the breaking up of mortal mind's long-cherished beliefs, and we can rejoice at the overturning of error."
www.endtime.org /prophecy/prophecy.html   (1700 words)

 Strange Science: Timeline
1720-René Réaumur submits a report to the Paris Academy of Sciences proposing that a brief Noachian flood cannot account for the thick sedimentary layers (composed largely of broken shells) underlying the region of Tours.
1723-Antoine de Jussieu addresses a paper to the Académie des Sciences suggesting that an ancient object, e.g., a stone tool, made of the same material and by the same process as those used by a modern population probably has the same function.
The embryos all come from the Doushantuo phosphorites in southern China, and all are estimated to be approximately 570 million years old, making them the oldest fossil embryos so far discovered.
www.strangescience.net /timeline.htm   (10887 words)

 Studies in Christian Education - Twin Lakes Missionary Institute
A Brief Survey of the history of the Protestant denomina- tions shows that their spiritual downfall in 1844 was the result of their failure "to understand the true science of education." Their failure to understand and to practice Christian education unfitted them to proclaim to the world the message of Christ's second coming.
"The science of true education is the truth which is to be so deeply impressed on the soul that it cannot be obliterated by the error that everywhere abounds.
MANUAL LABOR, as a part of the curriculum in those schools training ministers and missionary workers, is a part of that "science of true education" which God made known to some men and women prior to the year 1844.
www.tlmi.net /sce/scetext.html   (19304 words)

 PICASSO 1891-1897 FRAUD
It has been scientifically established that the young Picasso began to draw in 1899, and to paint in 1900 (La Chata, 1899).
Consequently the works attributed to Picasso from 1891 to 1897 are, in the majority, by José Ruiz Blasco, father of Picasso.
Therefore, the works of José Ruiz must be necessarily separated from those of Picasso in the Museums of Paris, Barcelona and Málaga, lawsuit filed in the
www.picasso-fraud.com   (292 words)

 GENOMICS: Genomics and the Tree of Life -- Rokas 313 (5795): 1897 -- Science
Home > Science Magazine > 29 September 2006 > Rokas, pp.
Science Introduction to special issue by Jasny et al.
The author is at the Broad Institute of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University, Microbial Genome Analysis and Annotation, 7 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA.
www.sciencemag.org /cgi/content/summary/313/5795/1897   (220 words)

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