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  1936 in science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The year 1936 CE in science and technology had many significant events, including those listed below.
See also: 1935 in science, other events in 1936, 1937 in science and the list of years in science
February 4 - Radium E. becomes the first radioactive element to be made synthetically.
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 1936 in science - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
1936 in science - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about 1936 in science contains research on
1936 in science, Chemistry, Geology, Computer science, Awards, Births, Deaths, 1936 and Years in science.
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 Science Fair Projects - 1936 in science
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.
When shopping for a science kit or other supplies, make sure that you carefully review the features and quality of the products.
Science Fair Projects for students of all ages
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 Numerals, Numeration, and Numerical Notation Bibliography
Mathematics and science in China and the West.
Science and Culture in Traditonal Japan, A.D. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Sciences in China from the Fourth to the End of the Twelfth Century.
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1936 January 4 Ambassador Bergen in Rome writes to German foreign minister von Neurath that the Pope is protesting the violations of the Concordat by the Hitler government, and has several times threatened to bring his complaints into the open.
1936 February 6 The German Ministry of the Interior decrees that a system of records be set up to cover hereditary biological data on all patients in mental hospitals and institutions.
1936 July 15 Professor Mollison, an anthropologist at the University of Munich, recommends to the Ministry of the Interior that the costs of expert reports on "Aryan" or Jewish origins should be recovered from the applicants.
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 Science and Society: OVERVIEW PAGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Published quarterly since 1936, Science and Society is the longest continuously published journal of Marxist scholarship, in any language, in the world.
It publishes original studies in political economy and the economic analysis of contemporary societies: social and political theory; philosophy and methodology of the natural and social sciences; history, labor, ethnic and women's studies; aesthetics, literature and the arts.
Science and Society does not adhere to any particular school of contemporary Marxist discussion, and does not attempt to define precise boundaries for Marxism.
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 Science Center Nobel Laureates
As professor of mathematics and physics at Case School of Applied Science from 1895-1936, he pioneered the use of x-rays by producing the first full x-ray of the human body in 1896.
JASON J. As an astronomer and professor of mathematics at Case Institute of Technology, he discovered a new cluster of 9,000 stars, developed a technique to study the distribution of red stars, and in 1961 co-discovered 2 novae.
CHARLES J. 1906 graduate of Case School of Applied Science, he was instrumental in developing polystyrene, Styrofoam and Saran Wrap for The Dow Chemical Company.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Things To Come [1936]: Video: William Cameron Menzies,Raymond Massey,Edward Chapman,Ralph ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
His embrace of science remained true, but it was a more tenuous embrace, one espousing both fear and hope.
Things to Come, released in 1936, takes up these ideas - some of them, anyway, as some of the more controversial aspects of the novel The Shape of Things to Come were ignored in the emphasis on the horrors of war.
The "Present" is 1936 - Raymond Massey plays a man with a far-seeing spirit, aware of what effects a war will have and talking in oratory tones to his friends and family.
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 1936 in sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
See also: 1935 in sports, other events of 1936, 1937 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
May 12 :jockey Ralph Neves was involved in a racing accident at Bay Meadows Racetrack in San Mateo, California and mistakenly pronounced dead.
1936 Summer Olympics takes place in Berlin, Germany
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 Amazon.ca: Science Fiction: DVD: William Cameron Menzies,David L. Hewitt,Raymond Massey,Edward Chapman,Ralph ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Filmed in 1936, it traces the history of a (fictitious) world war that begins in 1940, and is continually fought until the 1970’s.
The film show life before the war, life during the apocalypse, and finally traces world society into 2036, with a planned space mission, and a group of futuristic luddites who are opposed to the plan.
Science had given us many trinkets, but she has failed to give us any meaning—due to the Naturalistic Fallacy.
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 1936 in science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Having something down to a science implies skill built through long practice or repitition.
Painting the first few rooms was difficult; the next were easier, but now I have it down to a science.
The mission of Science@NASA is to help the public understand how exciting NASA research is and to help NASA scientists fulfill their outreach responsibilities.
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 Handbook of Texas Online:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The original 1936 building was renamed Science Place II but by 1992 became known as Science Place Planetarium; it had a thirty-foot planetarium and some permanent displays.
The building originally built for the Dallas Museum of Art in 1936, known as Science Place I, became Science Place (Main Building) in the 1990s and hosted traveling exhibits as well as housing a "hands-on" museum devoted to the understanding of how machines, technology, health, and medicine affect our lives.
The Science Place auditorium seated 225, and in addition to the planetarium there was an electric show and "starlab." Films, lectures, and classes were presented.
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 HYLE 12-1 (2006): Taking Science to the Marketplace: Examples of Science Service’s Presentation of Chemistry ...
In 1936, science journalist Frank Thone declared to members of the American Association for Adult Education that their fellow citizens were "as eager as St. Paul’s Athenians to hear some new thing" about science but they preferred flexibility to pontification.[1] His explication foreshadowed today’s world of ubiquitous, portable communications devices:
That staff included many pioneers in science journalism, including some of the first female science journalists in the United States.[22] Many were among the founders of the National Association of Science Writers in 1934.
Almost all Science Service writers had some type of technical training; a few, like Thone, had graduate training but had abandoned full-time research and teaching for a career in journalism.[23] These intermediaries were familiar with scientific organizations, universities, and science-based industries.
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 Science Division - Research Papers - 1930s
Chandler, W.G. Thinning experiments in jarrah coppice (Eucalyptus marginata): a progress report of a study commenced in 1935 of thinning experiments in stands of jarrah coppice resulting from regeneration treatment.
Volume 2, experimental records for the planting seasons 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938.
O'Donnell, J. Soil science as a factor in modern forest practice.
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 1936 in science Details, Meaning 1936 in science Article and Explanation Guide
1936 in science Details, Meaning 1936 in science Article and Explanation Guide
1936 in science Guide, Meaning, Facts, Information and Description
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 Timeline: From the July 4, 1936, issue, Science News Online, July 8, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Experiments on the ability of the new neutron rays of science to produce biological changes in living organisms show that they are much more efficient than X-rays, Dr. Raymond E. Zirkle, Johnson Foundation for Medical Physics at the University of Pennsylvania, told the meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
By aid of delicate chemical tests that sound like magic, dry bones of Egyptians who lived 3,300 years ago can be made to give up important secrets regarding types of blood that once flowed in their veins.
The experiment, pronounced successful, is expected to open up a "vast new field of research" enabling science to probe long-lost chapters of man's racial history.
www.sciencenews.org /articles/20060708/timeline.asp   (435 words)

 Timebase Multimedia Chronography(TM) - Timebase 1936
1936 February 4 Swiss Nazi Party leader Wilhelm Gustloff is assassinated by David Frankfurter, a Jew.
1936 December 6 A new Nazi press campaign aimed at totally eliminating Jews from German economic life is begun.
1936 December 9 King Edward VIII sends a coded telegram to Baron Eugene de Rothschild requesting permission to stay at Rothschild's Castle Enzesfeld near Vienna.
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 Amazon.com: Science Fiction: Things to Come: DVD: William Cameron Menzies,Raymond Massey,Edward Chapman,Ralph ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
What we see is mindless, almost unending war, civilization nearly bombed back into a low-tech version of the dark ages, an apocalyptic plague and the rule of petty war lords.
Their leader, a demagogic artist played by Cedric Hardwicke, states flatly that science "is the enemy of everything natural in life." He and his followers fight to keep a spaceship from launching.
This is a landmark science fiction movie from H.G. Wells but it is not the 120 minutes that his advertised on the back of the box.
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 Timeline: From the January 4, 1936, issue, Science News Online, Jan. 7, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Robert Goddard of Clark University to the meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Two human cases in which the new treatment proved its worth and animal experiments leading to its use were reported by Drs.
Physicians will soon be able to use this new treatment in rescuing from death those who inadvertently or with suicidal intent take large doses of the barbiturate sleeping powders.
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 AAAS - History and Archives
Through Science and annual meetings, AAAS did much in the first part of the century to serve its constitutional objectives of furthering the work of scientists and facilitating cooperation among them.
Zoologist Edmund B. Wilson (1913 AAAS president) was first to publish photographs of the details of cell division.
It was increased to $5,000 and redefined to honor authors of papers in Science in 1976.
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 Turing in the philosophy of science - Andrew Hodges
Turing's 1936 definition of computability remains a classic paper in the elucidation of an abstract concept into a new paradigm.
Detached from social and economic motivations, and perceived as an eccentric, apolitical, unworldly innocent, he was swept into a central position in history as the chief scientific figure in the Anglo-American mastery of German communications.
One of many ironies of Turing's life, lived for science, was that he suffered in 1952-53 a 'scientific' treatment by oestrogen supposed to negate his homosexuality.
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 Science Advisory Board, 1925-1941
The order authorized the SAB for a two- year period, during which time the NRC was granted the authority to appoint committees within the SAB to address scientific problems of the various government departments.
Unlike the Research Council, which had come to be organized around specific fields of science and technology, the SAB's organization was explicitly designed around its relationship with the government.
Accordingly, the SAB's first undertaking was a survey of the overall relationship between science and the government.
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 Handbook of Texas Online: SCIENCE HILL, TX   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The site of Science Hill is two miles east of Farm Road 59 on County Road 3273 in southwestern Henderson County.
A cotton gin was operated by J. Jaggers and D. Thompson, and the ginned cotton was hauled by wagon to Navasota and Calvert.
Science Hill Academy opened in 1858 through the efforts of Fowler, Hodge, John S. Tanner, and many others, including the Science Hill Masonic Lodge.
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 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.
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 1936   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
November 3 - U.S. presidential election 1936 : Franklin D. Roosevelt is reelected to a second term a landslide victory over Alf Landon.
August 9 - 1936 Summer Olympics : Jesse Owens wins his fourth gold medal at the games becoming the first to win four medals in one Olympics.
I have to admit, as a young girl, part of my attraction to JFK, RFK and others of this family, was their amazing good looks and charisma revealed...
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 Timeline: From the June 6, 1936, issue, Science News Online, June 10, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Just a couple of young robins, big enough to leave the nest but not quite ready yet to "go it alone" in the wide world, provide the subject for the front cover illustration of this week's Science News Letter.
They hang on to their twig with all the grip there is in their small toes—for there may be a cat on the ground.
Only 16 of a million bodies coming to within a million miles will strike the Earth, their figures show, and about 73 percent will fall in oceans or seas and 23 percent in sparsely inhabited territory.
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 Williams College History of Science Department: Department
No major in the history of science was envisioned, because the history of science is interdisciplinary, and for its study beyond an introductory level ideally requires some depth of knowledge in either science or history, knowledge not usually acquired until the junior and senior years.
The Department's singular position as staffed by one person resulted from a desire not to have history of science limited by its location in either departments of science or of history; fortunately Williams had a history of one-person departments, most notably in astronomy.
His primary research interests in the history of science lie in the social relations of science, although he has also been active in scientometrics.
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 ARTIFICIAL LIFE: After 50 Years, Self-Replicating Silicon -- Taubes 277 (5334): 1936 -- Science
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It's able to perform only one specific task, but they hope soon to do the same with a "universal" computer--a necessary step toward creating computers that truly mimic life by reproducing and evolving.
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 wikien.info: 1936   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Encyclopedia : 1 : 19 : 193 : 1936
1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar).
* The British Parliament passes His Majesty's Declaration of Abdication Act 1936 on behalf of the UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
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