Biological Sciences
epub |eng | 2021-05-11 | Author:Steven Johnson [Johnson, Steven]

President John F. Kennedy presents the President’s Award for Distinguished Federal Civilian Service to Dr. Frances Kelsey, 1962 (WDC Photos / Alamy Stock Photo) Yes, bureaucracies can stifle innovation. Yes, ...
( Category: Memoirs May 13,2021 )
epub |eng | 2004-07-28 | Author:Catherine Bly Cox & Charles Murray [Cox, Catherine Bly]

1 “Flight Operations was not born effective,” one veteran reminisced. “It became effective.” Back in 1959, when the Space Task Group was first struggling to put the program together, nothing ...
( Category: American History May 11,2021 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-20 | Author:Brian D. Earp & Julian Savulescu [Earp, Brian D. & Savulescu, Julian]

CHAPTER 11 AVOIDING DISASTER SO FAR WE HAVE TRIED TO SHOW that love drugs and anti-love drugs are not some made-up possibility for the future: biotechnologies are currently available that ...
( Category: Medicine May 11,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jer Thorp

8. A Lossy Kind of Alchemy We were taught that the world could be described, and even explained, by means of simple answers to intelligent questions. That in its essence ...
( Category: Engineering May 7,2021 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-05 | Author:Gregory Berns [BERNS, GREGORY]

Chapter 8 Talk to the Animals “Callie!” I said, “Get hedgehog!” She waggled her whole rear in excitement and looked at me with an expression that I took to mean: ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 7,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-03-11 | Author:Herman Cappelen & Josh Dever [Cappelen, Herman & Dever, Josh]

Schematic AI-Suitable Kripke-Style Metasemantics In order to de-anthropocentrize the Kripkean story that the analogue of anchoring for AI systems is to be found in their neural net training, very roughly, ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 7,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-03-19 | Author:DiNicolantonio, James & Land, Siim [DiNicolantonio, James]

( Category: Engineering May 7,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-03-08 | Author:Derrick Jensen;Lierre Keith;Max Wilbert;

It’s often said that Taylor “rationalized” the workplace. Certainly, the common definition of rationalization—the attempt to justify inappropriate behavior—is true, but another definition is meant here, which is to ignore ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-05-04 | Author:Suzanne Simard [Simard, Suzanne]

* * * — In spite of my breakthroughs—that trees really are dependent on their connection to the soil and to one another—the thing I most wanted was to talk ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 5,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Unknown

Yao L, Wu Z, Zheng Y, Kaleem I, Li C (2010) Growth promotion and protection against salt stress by Pseudomonas putida Rs-198 on cotton. Eur J Soil Biol 46:49–54 Yoshida ...
( Category: Biology May 4,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-05-15 | Author:Douglas W. Tallamy

Kent’s geometer (Selenia kentaria) often escapes bird predation because it resembles a twig so closely. An equally bizarre inhabitant of your oak is the filament bearer (Nematocampa resistaria). If this ...
( Category: Biological Sciences May 2,2021 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-25 | Author:Unknown

Fig. 12 The hypothesised method of prey ingestion by Trigonulina ornata with such an item (an ostracod) highlighted in red. (A) Being pushed by the foot deeper into the mantle ...
( Category: Cell Biology April 29,2021 )
epub |eng | | Author:Philippe Bertrand & Louis Legendre

( Category: Nature & Ecology April 24,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-03-02 | Author:Royama, T.

( Category: Ecology April 24,2021 )
epub |eng | 2020-11-18 | Author:Carolyn M. King

( Category: Biology of Mammals April 22,2021 )