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  Nonfiction. Bartleby.com
Illustrated lectures by the fathers of the core sciences.
Covers such topics as modern art, the pursuit of scholarship, science and history, and the poetry of Dante.
Essays encouraging the average person to cross the line of comfortable and traditional travel to discover the vitality of outdoor life.
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  Natural science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
And, therefore, science and art may be said to be investigations of truth; but one, science, inquires for the sake of knowledge; the other, art, for the sake of production; and hence science is more concerned with the higher truths, art with the lower; and science never is engaged, as art is, in productive application.
Natural philosophy, originally, the study of nature in general; the natural sciences; in modern usage, that branch of physical science, commonly called physics, which treats of the phenomena and laws of matter and considers those effects only which are unaccompanied by any change of a chemical nature; -- contrasted with mental philosophy and moral philosophy.
Natural science, the study of objects and phenomena existing in nature, especially biology, chemistry, physics and their interdisciplinary related sciences; natural history, in its broadest sense; -- used especially in contradistinction to social science, mathematics, philosophy, mental science or moral science.
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 Science
Science covers the broad field of knowledge that deals with observed facts and the relationships among those facts.
The term applied science is sometimes used to refer to scientific research that concentrates on the development of technology.
The life sciences, also called the biological sciences or biology, involve the study of living organisms.
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 Science Quotes - The Quotations Page
Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
In science, 'fact' can only mean 'confirmed to such a degree that it would be perverse to withhold provisional assent.' I suppose that apples might start to rise tomorrow, but the possibility does not merit equal time in physics classrooms.
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 Senate votes to end 1913 law - The Boston Globe
The state Senate yesterday voted overwhelmingly to repeal a 1913 law that Governor Mitt Romney is enforcing to prevent out-of-state same-sex couples from marrying in Massachusetts.
The 1913 statute, passed in part to uphold other states' bans on interracial marriage, says that no out-of-staters can marry in Massachusetts if the marriage would be "void if contracted" in their home state.
Brian P. Lees, the Senate's top Republican, voted to repeal the 1913 law yesterday, but rose to Romney's defense against allegations that he is being discriminatory or selective in his enforcement of the law.
www.boston.com /news/local/massachusetts/articles/2004/05/20/senate_votes_to_end_1913_law   (1119 words)

  
 1913 by Michael C. Tuggle
1913 stands out as the busiest year in a short, intense period of centralization and consolidation.
1913 was the fiftieth anniversary of that war’s greatest battle, Gettysburg, and the approach of that momentous date must have intensified ongoing efforts to realize this new blueprint, as well as inevitably reminding its architects of the great difficulty facing them in making this vision a reality.
His first book, Confederates in the Boardroom, explores the implications of organizational science on political systems, and is published by Traveller Press.
www.lewrockwell.com /orig3/tuggle8.html   (1747 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: 1913
1913 is a common year starting on Wednesday.
See also: 1912 in film 1913 1914 in film years in film film Events The first Charlie Chaplin movies are made D. Griffith completes his series of Biograph Shorts, begun in 1909, and leaves the American Mutoscope and Biograph Company in New York City to make full length motion...
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1913: Events The Serbian air force is established as an army air service.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1913   (9178 words)

  
 AAS Biographical Memoirs - William Christopher Swinbank 1913-1973   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Science can point to many examples of the important difference in meaning between precision and accuracy, and here was one on which many lives and even the fate of nations could well be depending.
Science needs its simplifiers side by side with its complicators, and he was the former par excellence.
In his representations to the sponsoring National Science Foundation he was noted for his clear descriptions of the physics of the problem, and for his candidness in telling precisely what had been accomplished and where lay the limitations in knowledge and practical expectation.
www.asap.unimelb.edu.au /bsparcs/aasmemoirs/swinbank.htm   (6477 words)

  
 Timebase Multimedia Chronography(TM) - Timebase 1913
1913 February 14-19 Philipp Stauff is involved in a series of spiritualist seances which claim to communicate with the long-dead priest-kings of the old religion.
1913 May 30 Fearing a spread of hostilities in the Balkans, the major powers intervene to terminate the war with the Treaty of London, a preliminary peace treaty, under which Turkey agrees to surrender its Balkan territories and create the state of Albania.
1913 "Unionist" gunrunners cause bloodshed at Londonderry in Ireland.
www.humanitas-international.org /showcase/chronography/timebase/1913tbse.htm   (1156 words)

  
 Science and Modernization   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Science is the engine of the development of the society, and innovation is the spirit of the progress of the civilization.
The second Industrial Revolution took place in the period of 1871 to 1913, and science had the direct impacts, such as the new industries of chemical, electric and the internal combustion engine were based on sciences.
Science and high education is the engine of the modernization.
www.modernization.com.cn /s&m.htm   (433 words)

  
 The Nation, 03/06/1913 - Science
...Science An account of the Abor expedition on the northeastern frontier of India is given by Mr...
...We commonly teach each science as 11 the students expected to be specialists in that subject...
...The fundamental ideas of the science are given broadly, and a selection of important and ot well-established phenomena and laws has been made...
www.archive.thenation.com /Summaries/v096i2488_07.htm   (1577 words)

  
 Women in Science: Equity
The other major form of inequity within science occurs when fields that have been established by women or that have attracted large numbers of women suffer from their relative lack of prestige or authority.
Thus food science is not considered central to either organic chemistry or biology, though food is obviously central to both.
Home economics, the successor to Allen's domestic science, has suffered a less severe, though certainly similar treatment: home economics survives, but it is peripheral in its status as a science.
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 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1913 - Presentation Speech
The Nobel Prize for the year 1913 for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded by the Staff of Professors of the Caroline Institute, to Charles Richet, Professor of Physiology in the Medical Faculty, Paris, «for his work on anaphylaxis».
This is one of the central discoveries of medical science, physiology and pathology, in recent times.
The diligence with which you have followed your maxim has won for you above all a reputation in medical science; it is to this science that you have devoted the greater part of your unremitting labours, and you have enriched it with ideas and new knowledge.
nobelprize.org /nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1913/press.html   (1355 words)

  
 Art Glossary - Dictionary definition [define: Art] of Art
The application of skill to the production of the beautiful by imitation or design, or an occupation in which skill is so employed, as in painting and sculpture; one of the fine arts; as, he prefers art to literature.
[1913 Webster] Four years spent in the arts (as they are called in colleges) is, perhaps, laying too laborious a foundation.
[1913 Webster] Art and part (Scots Law), share or concern by aiding and abetting a criminal in the perpetration of a crime, whether by advice or by assistance in the execution; complicity.
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 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes - Biography
Kamerlingh Onnes' talents for solving scientific problems was already apparent in 1871, when at the age of 18 he was awarded a Gold Medal for a competition sponsored by the Natural Sciences Faculty of the University of Utrecht, followed the next year by a Silver Medal for a similar event at the University of Groningen.
The results of Kamerlingh Onnes' investigations were published in the Proceedings of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Amsterdam and also in the Communications from the Physical Laboratory at Leyden.
At the early age of 30, Kamerlingh Onnes was appointed a member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Amsterdam.
nobelprize.org /nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/1913/onnes-bio.html   (972 words)

  
 I've been asked lately by more than one person why the "Deep Thoughts" stopped   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Rudolph Steiner stated in 1913: "The science of the future will be based on sympathetic vibration." However, he may not have known sympathetic vibration is another way of saying Unconditional Love as will be illustrated herein.
Unfortunately science and society, in the western world, has wandered far astray from this basic and most powerful of forces.
So even modern science recognizes all matter is derived directly from Light in at least one phase of its being.
www.couger.com /mike/rambling1.htm   (2282 words)

  
 Filmkultúra: Profiles: Ágoston Kollányi (1913—1988)
Although following the liberation there were films made for the popularisation of scientific knowledge under the name "culture film", yet these can merely considered to be experiments at best, due to their didactic approach and primitive technical solutions.
So Ágoston Kollányi, the ad maker, has made The Structure of Substance in 1950 which was entirely different and more than such films usually, he created unity in topic and images, his way of communication was a lot more expressive and effective than that of the culture film so far.
By this first piece the poet of science was born.
www.filmkultura.iif.hu:8080 /articles/profiles/kollanyi.en.html   (516 words)

  
 Lilian G Whiteoak - Student and teacher at Parramatta High   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Mr Booth gave her the extra Practical Chemistry work she needed and then during the school vacation, coached her without fee in the Mathematics she was unable to cover at school.
She gained her Bachelor of Science and graduated from Teachers' College having won the Jones Memorial Medal.
She first joined the staff in 1931 as Science mistress and later as deputy headmistress, returning in 1952 as headmistress of the school.
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 Space Science Projects-Science Tracer Bullet-Library of Congress
Space science, or the space sciences, are fields of science that are concerned with the study or utilization of outer space.
In addition, space sciences impact or are related to many other fields, from the biology of organisms in space environments to the geology of other bodies and planets (astrogeology), as well as nuclear physics in interstellar space and inside stars.
Ideas and instructions for a variety of science projects that examine the characteristics of the space environment and consider forces such as gravity, magnetism, and buoyancy.
www.loc.gov /rr/scitech/tracer-bullets/spacesciencetb.html   (3069 words)

  
 Environmental Science Projects-Science Tracer Bullet
Sources to assist middle, junior, and senior high school students and teachers in planning, preparing, and executing science fair projects in the environmental sciences are cited here, as well as a few books with experiments suitable for elementary grade students.
A collection of environmental science projects that demonstrate the delicate balance of ecological systems and how both people and nature can destroy this balance.
Compiled by the staff of the Science and Technology Division of the Akron Summit County Public Library; edited by Janet Y. Stoffer.
www.loc.gov /rr/scitech/tracer-bullets/environmentaltb.html   (2532 words)

  
 Great Buildings Online - Master Buildings List 2007.0222
Academy of Arts and Sciences, by Kallman McKinnell and Wood, at Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977 to 1981.
Christian Science Center, by I. Pei, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1968 to 1974.
Higginson House, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at Boston, Massachusetts, 1881 to 1883.
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 Handbook of Texas Online:
The first Texas Academy of Science was organized on January 9, 1892, at the University of Texas by fourteen scientists.
Their constitution stated that the academy would investigate and report upon such scientific problems as might be submitted to it by the state.
The objects of the academy were "to advance the exact and natural sciences both by research and discussion." There were to be two formal annual meetings and informal monthly meetings.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/TT/snt1.html   (346 words)

  
 Sympathetic Vibratory Physics - John W. Keely's Sacred Science.
Sympathetic Vibratory Physics is a dynamic science and philosophy merged as one subject.
This is a science based on Natural Law governing Life, hope and Love and not Death, despair and destruction.
It was predicted by Rudolph Steiner in 1913 that the science of the future will be based on Sympathetic Vibrations.
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 Art | TutorGig.co.uk Dictionary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The application of skill to the production of the beautiful by imitation or design, or an occupation in which skill is so employed, as in painting and sculpture; one of the fine arts; as, he prefers art to literature.
[1913 Webster] Four years spent in the arts (as they are called in colleges) is, perhaps, laying too laborious a foundation.
[1913 Webster] Art and part (Scots Law), share or concern by aiding and abetting a criminal in the perpetration of a crime, whether by advice or by assistance in the execution; complicity.
www.tutorgig.co.uk /dict.jsp?keywords=Art   (1148 words)

  
 The Nation, 12/04/1913 - Science
...Another essay, "In the Noon ot Science," marks a shift in emphasis since the author's previous volume, "Time and Change," in which science was conceived as tending to crush out religion and poetry...
...In 1867 he was appointed to the chair of applied mathematics in the Royal College of Science, just established in Dublin, and in 1868 director of the Science and Art Museum in that city...
...Although "science and poetry go hand in hand" in that "they transform and illuminate the common," life in America is "undoubtedly the ugliest and most materialistic that any country or age ever saw...
www.nationarchive.com /Summaries/v097i2527_06.htm   (2221 words)

  
 The University of Adelaide Library | Science history, philosophy and education
Victorian science and religion: a bibliography with emphasis on evolution, belief, and unbelief, comprised of works published from ca.
Archives of British men of science: introduction and index to the publication in microfiche of a survey of private and institutional holdings of British scientific archives.
The history of women and science, health, and technology: a bibliographic guide to the professions and the disciplines.
www.adelaide.edu.au /library/guide/sci/Generalsci/histsci.html   (677 words)

  
 Crank Dot Net | science
However, with evolution of science and the advent of uncertainty theory and quantum science, it became clear that matter could not be understood in isolation of mind and consciousness.
Science evolved from the study of interaction of matter to the interaction of fields and concluded that quantum fields is the physical reality and this physical reality, arises from a unified field.
Unbridled gullibility can destroy science, but unbridled skepticism is no less a threat because it brings both the excessive preservation of the status quo and the supression of unconventional ideas.
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 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.
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 material metallergy science - 1913 care health womens - course health in london sexual   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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