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1923 in science 1924 in science 1925 in science...
The year 1923 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
Yearsin aviation 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 This is a list of aviation-related events from 1925: [edit] In Germany, in-flight (silent) movies shown in commercial airliners for the first time.
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 Qwika - similar:1926_in_science
The year 1799 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
See also: 1798 in science, other events of 1799, 1800 in science and the list of years in science.
Yearsin aviation 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931 This is a list of aviation-related events from 1926: [edit] United Airlines established.
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 Judith Merril   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
"Science fiction, I suspect, is now dead, and probably died about the time that Judy closed her anthology and left to found her memorial library to the genre in Toronto.
From there she became involved with emergent science fiction, resistance to the war in Vietnam, the Free University movement, and tuning-in and turning-on.
Read the Hugo Award-winning book about her life and learn how early science fiction writers lived, argued, dated, mimeoed their manifestos, learned step by step how to write stories, and (in some cases) how to get paid for them.
judithmerril.com   (247 words)

Yet it is only with the development of synthetic polymer systems in the past few decades that biomaterials have begun to find broad applications in modern medicine (1).
A new wave of advances in cell biology, chemistry, and materials science is enabling the production of a new generation of smart biomaterials.
Modern biomaterials science is characterized by a growing emphasis on identification of specific design parameters that are critical to performance, and by a growing appreciation of the need to integrate biomaterials design with new insights emerging from studies of cell-matrix interactions, cellular signalling processes, and developmental and systems biology.
scienceweek.com /2004/sa041112-2.htm   (1459 words)

 C&EN: Chemistry Crystallizes Into Modern Science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Chemistry was a well-established science in 1923, with Ph.D.-granting departments at many universities in the U.S. The American Chemical Society, founded in 1876, was a going concern.
As one historian of science has put it, 70 to 80% of what is interesting in chemical science today was not understood to exist in 1923.
The 75 years since 1923 also saw the first synthesis of a class of inorganic materials that have grown to be enormously important in several industries: zeolites.
pubs.acs.org /hotartcl/cenear/980112/crystal2.html   (14983 words)

 Friends of Science Service
Awarded the 2000 National Science Board Award for public service, Science Service continues to pursue its mission to advance the public's understanding and appreciation of science.
Science News is edited for an educated, scientifically aware readership of science professionals and science-oriented adults.
As Science Service steps into the 21st century, our ability to maintain a level of success in educating the population about science is dependent on many things - our staff, our programs, our facilities, and most importantly, our supporters.
www.sciserv.org /support.html   (299 words)

The Southwestern Social Science Association, the oldest regional social science association in the United States, was founded as the Southwestern Political Science Association by members of the University of Texas Department of Government in December 1919.
Although a distinct entity in itself, the Southwestern Social Science Association consists of a number of disciplinary regional social science associations, each of which holds annual meetings, elects officers, and conducts business in concert with the larger organization.
The organization's decision-making body is its executive committee, which consists of a president, president-elect, vice president, and other officers elected by its general membership, as well as nine or more representatives elected by the members of the disciplinary associations affiliated with the association.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/SS/nns4_print.html   (677 words)

 Toll-Like Receptors: Possible Route to Controlling Septic Shock?
The mutation and the gene itself were finally identified in what was probably the largest such target yet attempted.
Beutler tells Science Watch that he believes that blocking the TLR-4 receptor will prove an effective approach to treatment, but the question, he says, can only be answered by clinical trials.
But with at least 10 TLRs now identified, all of them believed to participate in microbial sensing, defects in TLRs might collectively be responsible for susceptibility to many forms of infection in humans.
www.sciencewatch.com /march-april2001/sw_march-april2001_page8.htm   (871 words)

 Graceland University:Computer Science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Although not a formal requirement, we recommend all Computer Science majors meet General Education Goal 2a by taking lab science courses in physics, chemistry, or biology.
A study of selected elementary topics in computer science that are not offered in the regular curriculum.
A study of selected advanced topics in computer science which is not offered on a regular basis; such as computer graphics, artificial intelligence, computer architecture, bioinformatics and compiler design.
www.graceland.edu /show.cfm?durki=1923   (902 words)

 Building a Community of Minority Scholars | The Archie Louis Lacey Memorial Award and Lecture
Lacey, born in Alabama in 1923, was a science educator and civil rights leader who fought for increased participation of minorities in science.
As a science educator and civil rights leader, Lacey fought for increased participation of minorities in science.
Lacey died in 1986, and every February since—Black History Month—in tribute to his efforts, the Academy's Science Education Section has presented an award in his name to an individual who has contributed significantly to the education and advancement of minority students in science and technology.
www.nyas.org /ebriefreps/main.asp?intEbriefID=262   (700 words)

 The Ultimate 1923 Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
1920 1921 1922 - 1923 - 1924 1925 1926
1923 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar).
August 2 - Warren G. Harding, 29th President of the United States (1921 - 1923) dies in office and is succeeded by Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929).
www.dogluvers.com /dog_breeds/1923   (1159 words)

 MATERIALS SCIENCE: Smart Biomaterials -- Anderson et al. 305 (5692): 1923 -- Science
MATERIALS SCIENCE: Smart Biomaterials -- Anderson et al.
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Advances in chemistry, cell biology, and materials science are fueling the production of smart biomaterials that are even smarter.
www.sciencemag.org /cgi/content/summary/305/5692/1923   (279 words)

 Wayne State Library and Information Science Program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Library and Information Science Program can trace its origins to 1918, when the Detroit Normal Training School began offering courses in school librarianship to elementary teachers in the Detroit Public Schools.
During the 1960s and 1970s, the Library Science Department broadened and diversified its program to include both undergraduate courses and a series of continuing education programs.
Due to growing budgetary concerns, it was necessary to move the Program out of the College of Education in 1984, and it began functioning under the administrative jurisdiction of the Dean of University Libraries.
www.lisp.wayne.edu /about/history.htm   (265 words)

 TIME.com: Dogma, Science -- Mar. 17, 1923 -- Page 1
White, Cornell President and Ambassador to Germany, wrote The Warfare of Science with Theology.
Today Fosdick preaches their reconciliation, but this in turn arouses Machen of Princeton (Conservative Presbyterian) to prove that " liberalism" and Christianity are totally different religions with different roots in the past.
Dogma, science and religion —these three, and the greatest of these is religion.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,715135,00.html   (722 words)

 Black Oxen (1923)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The novel gained a racy reputation, due to its (for the time) frank discussion of women's sexual organs, and because of some innovative language.
"Black Oxen" (the 1923 novel) is science fiction, although few of its readers realised that fact.
The 1924 film "Black Oxen" is a science-fiction movie, but is not immediately recognisable as such because the film emphasises ideas rather than sci-fi gadgetry.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0014721   (638 words)

He was also Director of the Science Clubs of America, which he saw as an "educational force for the future" (Current Biography).
The documentation division of Science Services was established in 1935 and was the "nucleus of ADI" which was organized in 1937.
Glenn J. Seaborg, chairman of AEC, noted that "Watson Davis has done more for the popularization of science and the understanding of science by the general public than any other individual." According to Richards, Davis was "the pioneer microfilm enthusiast." Davis saw microfilm as "basis for a data and information revolution" (Burke).
www.libsci.sc.edu /bob/ISP/davis.htm   (179 words)

 BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Hawking takes top book prize
The world-famous physicist's publication - The Universe In A Nutshell - was honoured with the £10,000 prize at a gala dinner at the London Science Museum on Tuesday.
It was addressed by Professor Hawking himself, his collaborator Sir Roger Penrose, and the English Astronomer Royal, Sir Martin Rees.
The £10,000 Aventis prize for the best science book for children under 14 went to Richard Walker for the Dorling Kindersley Guide To The Human Body.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/sci/tech/2066033.stm   (607 words)

 UH Press Journals: Pacific Science, vol. 54, no. 3 (2000)
Abstract: The Australian Congress of 1923 was a determining moment for the Pacific Science Association.
In contrast to the Australian meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, held in 1914, this first postwar Congress signaled the emergence of a new scientific nationalism in Australia and the advent of a new scientific relationship between Australia and its great and powerful friend across the Pacific.
At the same time, the success of the Congress gave the infant Pan-Pacific movement much-needed visibility and support and led directly to the permanent establishment of the Pacific Science Association and to its continuing presence in international scientific affairs.
www.uhpress.hawaii.edu /journals/ps/PS543.html   (803 words)

 Vendetta1923 - Scratchpad Wiki Labs - Free wikis from Wikia - A Wikia wiki
In Vendetta 1923, you manage every facet of your own gangster empire.
Some are your income, others train your units or advance your training (equivalent of science).
It allows the creation of new units, reduce the attack time by taking faster/using safer routes or improve your Honor.
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 [No title]
Taught science on high school and junior college levels in Alabama, 1947-1952; University instructor at Grambling College, 1955-1960; Hunter College of the City University of New York, 1960-1968; Herbert H. Lehman College, 1968-.
Member: National Science Teachers Association, director, Region IV, 1958- 1960; National Association for Research in Science Teaching; American Association for the Advancement of Science; National Institute of Science; New York Academy of Science; Phi Delta Kappa; Beta Kappa Chi.
Urbana: Department of Political Science, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1977.
www.lib.auburn.edu /madd/docs/ala_authors/l.html   (6442 words)

 Genome Arithmetic -- Grigoriev; et al. 281 (5385): 1923 -- Science
Home > Science Magazine > 25 September 1998 > Grigoriev; et al.
J. Freeman et al., Science 279, 1827 (summary) (1998).
AT skew for a given DNA segment is defined as (A-T)/(A+T), with a corresponding expression for GC skew.
www.sciencemag.org /cgi/content/full/281/5385/1923a   (1363 words)

 Faculty Recommended Reading in Science
The recommended reading shelf is located in the Kline Science Library reading room near the new book area facing the reference desk.
The (Catholic) Church, in the relationship with science, is still presented as responsible for the "darkness".
Highlighted for this term is a recent article in Physics Education (January 2003, volume 38(1):pages 67-70), "Recommended reading of science fiction" in its opinions section.
www.library.yale.edu /science/help/recommend.html   (4019 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The author would also like to thank the Virginia Academy of Science for their generous grant, which led to the presentation of this material as a thesis in the Department of History, The College of William and Mary in Virginia, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts.
The purpose of this study is to survey the history of the Virginia Academy of Science from its inception in the minds of the scientists connected with the Association of Virginia Biologists in the early 1920's on through the Second World War.
And it attempts to present chronologically the important developments and concerns of the Virginia Academy of Science.
www.vacadsci.org.cob-web.org:8888 /history1.htm   (203 words)

 Central Files 1919-1923
Committee on Relation of Science to School Curriculum: 1923
Meetings: 1923; 1922; 1921; 1920; Jul 1919; Jan 1919
Committee on Use of Caustic Soda as Substitute for Potash: 1923
www7.national-academies.org /archives/cf1919-1923.html   (792 words)

 History of Magic & Experimental Science 1923 is available from Bestprices.com Books!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
History of Magic and Experimental Science the First (Vol.
History of Magic and Experimental Science the Eighteenth Century (Vol.
History of Magic & Experimental Science 1923 (Vol.
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 naturalSCIENCE Magazine: Editorial Contents
A WWW version of the 1986 book that MIT Professor Marvin Minsky describes as "enormously original...
Written in 1923, this essay, by one of England's best known science writers, takes a terrifyingly optimistic view of the impact of science on society.
Responding to J.B.S. Haldane's 1923 essay on science and the future (see above), Russell took a more pessimistic view.
naturalscience.com /ns/links/essays.html   (255 words)

 Peters page of Czechoslovakian stamps 1918-1939 (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
March 23rd 2001, the delegates of expert commission SCF, the delegates of Collectors society of Czechoslovakian stamps and the delegates of Typography society SCF, assembled to a meeting.
The result of studies of the stamp "Agriculture and Science" shows, that it doesn't exist verifiable signs, that makes it possible to divide the stamps "Agriculture and Science 1923" in to type III.
This is valid for all values of "Agriculture and Science 1923".
www.phstamps.com.cob-web.org:8888 /archived_articles.htm   (2891 words)

 Magazine 1923 Products (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Time Magazine First Issue March, 1923, (Reprinted 1938)
Capt Billy's Whiz Bang Vintage Magazine Jan 1923 No. 41
1923 World Traveler Magazine art deco South America WOW
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