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  Nature (journal) - guideofcasinos.com
Nature is one of the oldest and most reputable scientific journals, first published on November 4, 1869.
Research scientists are the primary audience for the journal, but article summaries in the front of the journal make many of the most important articles accessible for the general public.
Nature is edited and published in the United Kingdom by Nature Publishing Group, a subsidiary of Macmillan Publishers which in turn is owned by the Georg von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group.
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  Nature (journal) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nature is one of the oldest and most reputable scientific journals, first published on 4 November 1869.
Among the numerous scientific breakthroughs published in Nature are the discoveries of X-rays, the double-helix structure of DNA and the ozone hole.
Nature's impact factor for 2004 was 32.182 (as measured by Thomson ISI).
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 Nature (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nature, the natural world, especially in its essential form, untainted by human influence.
Nature in it's linguistic most correct meaning; derived from the Greek word Physis, which means "growth", via the Latin word Natus ("come to life"), it contents all those living beings, that biologically grow up.
Nature (journal), one of the oldest and most reputable general purpose scientific journals, first published in 1869.
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 The Nature Journal as a Tool for Learning
Recording observations and feelings in a field journal can be a powerful way for students to get to know their natural community and the geography of their home environment, so that they can develop that sense of caring commitment.
The nature journals of Ernest Thompson Seton, John Muir, and Beatrix Potter are examples of the tradition of using narrative and art in combination to communicate keen and careful observations.
Nature journaling is a proven way to help children become aware of the environment around them and to develop their sense of connection with it.
www.newhorizons.org /strategies/environmental/matsumoto.htm   (1545 words)

  
 Nature (journal) - tScholars.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Although most scientific journals are now highly specialized, Nature is idiosyncratic (along with other weekly journals such as Science and PNAS) in still publishing original research articles across a wide range of scientific fields.
Research scientists are the primary audience for the journal, but article summaries and accompanying articles make many of the most important articles understandable for the general public.
As with other professional scientific journals, articles undergo peer review before publication, in which other scientists, chosen by the editor for expertise with the subject matter but who have no connection to the research under review, will read and critique articles before publication.
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 Nature (journal)
Nature is one of the oldest and most reputable general-purpose scientific journals, first published on November 4, 1869.
Also toward the front of each issue are editorials and news articles on issues of general interest to scientists, often including articles on government funding of science, book reviews, scientific ethics, and the history and future of a branch of research.
Nature has offices in London, New York City, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. Tokyo, Paris, Munich, and Basingstoke.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Nature (journal)
Research scientists are the primary audience for the journal, but article summaries in the front of the journal make many of the most important articles accessible for the general public.
Also toward the front of each issue are editorials and news articles on issues of general interest to scientists, often including articles on government funding of science, book reviews, scientific ethics, and the history and future of a branch of research.
Nature is edited and published in the United Kingdom by Nature Publishing Group, a subsidiary of Macmillan Publishers which in turn is owned by the Georg von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group.
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 INTRODUCTION   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nature journals have been created since the dawn of humankind and have been the principle vehicles that have led to scientific discovery.
But without a doubt the first nature journalists were likely early humans who scribbled their observations of wooly mammoths, bison, and other animals in the caves in France and elsewhere.
Since your journal is a personal journal the sketches or drawings you complete are meaningful only to you and are intended to evoke the emotion and curiosity of the moment when viewed at a later date.
www.jl-studio.com /natjour/body-GENERAL.htm   (447 words)

  
 Keeping a Nature Journal - Environmental Education - Sierra Club
A Nature Journal is a place to grow your thoughts, feelings, ideas, activities, observations, and relationship with the natural world.
Your own Nature Journal provides an opportunity to study the natural world, to grow a deeper relationship with the Earth, to develop a greater awareness and caring for the Earth.
Nature is the source of inspiration for a Nature Journal.
www.sierraclub.org /education/nature_journal.asp   (874 words)

  
 Nature Journal
Since making the nature page, I have had many questions on how to make a nature journal, what could/should be included, what types of notebooks are used, glues used, books which are helpful, how to draw nature, and what types of mediums are best.
It was a private nature diary of a woman who loved the changing seasons of England and recorded poetry, drawings in watercolor of wildlife, Latin names and common names of flowers, birds, insects and trees which she observed near her home in Olton, Warwickshire.
May your Nature Journals be treasures to you and cause you to turn the pages and smile.
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 Start a Nature Journal
Nature journals run the gamut from field notes, which limit themselves to objective descriptions of what the writer has observed, to fully developed poems, stories, or essays in which the landscape is a major character.
Nature writing is writing from the senses, writing from the body, rather than the mind.
Ultimately nature journal keepers learn, not only about the world around them, but their internal worlds as well.
www.kporterfield.com /journal/Journal_Nature.html   (1012 words)

  
 Aleta Karstad's Illustrated Nature Journals
During the field research for Canadian Nature Notebook I jotted on-the-spot journal notes on cards, and departed from working in my hardcover journal book for the illustrations, as the scanning technology of the late 1970's required artwork to be on separate pieces of paper.
After two of my journal volumes had to be unbound for the publishing of Wild Season's Daybookin 1985, I began to keep my nature journal looseleaf, on horizontal pages of Arches 90 lb smooth watercolour paper, and this convenient format continues until the present.
Nature Journalling is a solitary occupation, and not easy to do on a group hike.
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 Journal Nature study 'fatally flawed', says Britannica - Wikinews
Nature has rejected the accusations, saying that their comparison was fair and that they do not intend to retract their report.
In their response, Nature refused to reveal their original data for comparison, and commented that Britannica had raised their grievances in private some time ago, and then received no further correspondence until Britannica's open letter of 22 March 2006.
Nature notes that Britannica criticised 'less than half the points [their] reviewers raised', and states that the two encyclopædias were subject to the same treatment.
en.wikinews.org /wiki/Journal_Nature_study_'fatally_flawed',_says_Britannica   (491 words)

  
 Barnes & Noble.com - Keeping a Nature Journal - Clare Walker Leslie - Paperback - REV
From the day it was released in 2000, Keeping a Nature Journal has struck a profound chord among professional, casual, and occasional naturalists of all ages.
Nature's beauty can be observed everywhere, whether in the city, suburbs, or country.
For more than 25 years she has taught nature journaling and field sketching to students of all ages.
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 A great article about nature journaling
Nature journaling is the regular recording of observations, perceptions, and feelings about the natural world around you.
The information we collect in our journals can be used for research projects and shared with scientists and land managers that work in the areas we visit.
Nature journaling helps you develop a real sense of a place and your role in that place.
share3.esd105.wednet.edu /rsandelin/Resources/journaling.htm   (675 words)

  
 Nature Journal
Keeping a Nature Journal helps a child to see the natural phenomenon that they look at, to understand better what they are being told, and to remember their natural experience from camp.
Each child in the Nature Program elective will be given a Journal to keep and some colored pencils (to be returned at the end of the session).
There will be an emphasis that the purpose of Journalling is not to see who is the best artist, but that the purpose is to help each child see what they are looking at and to remember the beauty of Cazadero's natural world after they return home.
www.davidlnelson.md /Cazadero/Journal.htm   (151 words)

  
 My Nature Journal : A Personal Nature Guide for Young by Andrienne Olmstead at Embracing the Child
MY NATURE JOURNAL explores five naturals worlds through topics and activities: woodlands, meadows, ponds and streams, seashore and twilight along with a note on safety and respect for nature.
MY NATURE JOURNAL is a masterpiece incorporating nature awareness, observation, listening, writing and creative skills in one keepsake journal.
Children are missing the opportunity to roam in nature's playground and to use their imaginations to create their own adventures.
www.embracingthechild.org /Booknature_olmstead.htm   (628 words)

  
 Nature Journal - Science Kit and Boreal Laboratories
Nature Journal: A Guided Journal for Illustrating and Recording Your Observations of the Natural World by Clare Walker Leslie provides the user with a wonderful means to see the world around them in a whole new way.
With this book in one hand, a pen and pencil in the other, and the guidance of nationally recognized wildlife artist, naturalist, educator and author Clare Walker Leslie, you will soon discover nature everywhere you go, and be able to create a record of it, season by season, year by year.
Sprinkled throughout are words of inspiration by the author to motivate you in your journaling.
www.sciencekit.com /category.asp_Q_c_E_564260   (250 words)

  
 Nature Writing Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Thoreau's journals fill dozens of volumes, and out of them, long after the daily experiences had passed, he culled and cultivated the words of his books.
Journal keeping is good for producing raw material for finished work, but it's also valuable in itself.
You may want to steer your journal entries toward later writing assignments--the critical analysis of an ecoliterary work, a class discussion of a short reading, and the final essay.
cla.calpoly.edu /~smarx/courses/513/Journal.html   (375 words)

  
 Equinox - About
Ecotheology: the Journal of Religion, Nature and the Environment focuses on the nexus of interrelationships between religion and nature, particularly in the light of environmental and ecological concerns.
The journal seeks to locate such discussion in the context of a multidisciplinary approach, including, for example, historical, philosophical, ecofeminist, sociological or anthropological analysis where relevant.
In addition, the journal welcomes pieces that are of a more practical nature for the unrefereed Lifestyle section, or Conference Proceedings section, that serve to raise important issues for subsequent theoretical debate.
www.equinoxpub.com /journals/main.asp?jref=6   (228 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Keeping a Nature Journal: Discover a Whole New Way of Seeing the World Around You: Books: Clare Walker ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In any season, any weather, and any place, a nature journal offers people the opportunity to slow down, observe, reflect, and renew their connection to the living world, whether in the city, the suburbs, or the country.
In Keeping a Nature Journal, readers will learn simple techniques for starting and maintaining a journal that will enhance their appreciation of the natural world.
The authors remind us that humans are part of nature, and what they build is too, just as a wasps' nest is. A drawing of a street in Cambridge MA made me a bit homesick...but it also reminded me that this would be our last year with a cabana at the beach.
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 Pravda.RU Nature has it all: caffeine-free coffee tree discovered
According to the study published in the Nature journal a naturally growing caffeine-free coffee plant has been found in Ethiopia More details...
Corresponding to the current issue of the British Journal of Ophthalmology, SARS virus was detected in teardrops taken from patients in Singapore last year, thus raising the prospect the disease may be easier to diagnose.
A study published in the June issue of the journal Archives of Ophthalmology shows, that long-term use of cholesterol-lowering medications called statins may reduce the risk of glaucoma, especially in people with cardiovascular disease and high cholesterol More details...
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 Kidspace Children's Museum: Great Nature Hunt
Your mission- if you choose to accept it- is to assemble a nature journal and collect four specimens by completing each of the four at-home activities and two additional nature adventure challenges at Kidspace.
Bring your completed nature journal and specimens to Kidspace between August 29 and September 9.
Families can work together to complete a single nature journal and collect four specimens, or each family member can create their very own journal and collect their own specimens.
www.kidspacemuseum.org /exhibits/natureHunt.asp   (157 words)

  
 Journal Writing
Journal writing means that you regularly write down your thoughts and experiences.
First start with selecting your journal; it could be a spiral-bound notebook, a blank book available at book and stationary stores, or you could make your own journal using plain white filler pages bound together (fasteners, yarn, staples) with construction paper covers.
This article focuses on several types of journals, exploring their value in assisting adults through their learning journey and summarizing advice from the literature on effective ways to use journals.
www.42explore.com /journl.htm   (811 words)

  
 Nature Journals
Encouraging children to keep a birder's journal, or field notebook, allows them to record and communicate their observations about the birds that they see.
Keeping a journal, opens the door for many opportunities to use the schoolyard habitat in activities and lessons across the curriculum.
Part of the joy in keeping a journal is it increases your awareness of all that exists in your habitat.
www.lowersouthes.org /hbjournals.htm   (601 words)

  
 Environmental Conservation Spring 2005
A nature journal is simply an ongoing account of your observations about the natural world illustrated with drawings or photographs.
In addition to observations about the natural world it might include your own written reflections about what you are seeing and what it means to you or perhaps even poetry inspired by what you observe and experience.
One of my first nature journal sketches out in the field was of a leaf I found on the ground.
www.valpo.edu /geomet/geo/courses/geo260/naturejournal.htm   (1275 words)

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