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Understanding scientific studies Background “Eat eggs and exercise to live longer!” Obviously, this ‘headline’ is fictitious, but it got your attention, didn't it? Reports of new research findings in the area of food and health seem to get a lot of media coverage, after all, food and health issues are of interest to nearly everyone. Reporters, academics, and health professionals all want the latest information—as do consumers. A single study and the reports surrounding it can send many people in search of the latest food or supplement holding the promise of good health.

Best adjective better, best having admirable, pleasing, superior, or positive qualities; not negative, bad or mediocre: a good idea, a good teacher morally excellent or admirable; virtuous; righteous: a good man (as collective noun; preceded by the): the good suitable or efficient for a purpose: a good secretary, a good winter coat beneficial or advantageous: vegetables are good for you Child's Play: How Exhibitions Have Increasingly Become Playgrounds For Adults Hungry Castle's latest Nicolas Cage themed bouncy castle. Photo: Courtesy of Hungry Castle. One of my most anecdotable museum visits happened a few years back at PS1: standing in front of Jonathan Horowitz's CBS Evening News/ (2008), an aggressively hip uncle type was awkwardly explaining to his eight- or nine-year-old charge why it was he could see, in rather intimate detail, Britney Spears's crotch. The paparazzi came up, naturally, as did the fact that women occasionally choose to forego undergarments and how this might become problematic when exiting a vehicle. There may have been mention of Britney's mental state around that time, perhaps by way of explanation for her not wearing underpants. The museum had posted a notice at the entrance to the exhibit, entitled "And/Or," which showcased the artist's examination of “the cultures of politics, celebrity, cinema, war, and consumerism": a small white card duly noted that “These galleries contain graphic imagery.

The double slit experiment and the collapse of the wavefunction by Cemal Yalabik, Bilkent University, Physics Department. May 2002 This applet demonstrates how the wavefunction of a particle - say an electron - develops in time as it passes through the two slits in an interference experiment. Actually, what is shown is the square magnitude of the wavefunction, the wavefunction itself is a complex valued function. The square magnitude is always positive, and is proportional to the probability of finding the particle at a particular point. Remember that the electron itself is a very small particle, less in size than the size of a point (a pixel) in the figure.

Best Midsize SUVs Rankings The best midsize SUVs have the space, comfort, technology, and performance to satisfy a wide range of people. Whether you’re carting kids around town, going on a family road trip, or just transporting a lot of your stuff, a midsize SUV can usually get the job done. Read more MSRP: $29,740 - $40,780 MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy 2016 Nissan Murano Weiser-Schlesinger: ’90s music isn’t the end all be all of pop culture I am not a ‘90s kid. I was born in 1995 and I have about three lasting memories from the decade. My nostalgia for the 1990s stems from experiences after the turn of the millennium, which include staples of ‘90s kid-ness like watching “Rugrats,” taping shows with a VCR, traveling with a portable CD player or cranking out homework assignments to Nirvana. So let’s get this straight: I love plenty of things from the 1990s, but I’d hardly go so far as to say it’s better than any other decade, like what a new wave of millennial nostalgia is beginning to suggest.

Illiesia An open letter written by Henry Hagedom in March 2001, to the academic community that calls for change in academic publishing. A Call for Change in Academic Publishing Open Letter: Best Midsize Cars Rankings Midsize cars are one of the most popular types of vehicles with consumers, and with good reason. When it comes to commuting, hauling the kids around town, or road-tripping, few types of cars balance space, comfort, fuel economy, and performance as well as the best midsize cars do. Read more MSRP: $23,070 - $31,370 MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

ACTIVE LIFE: Important for both kids and adults to find time for play - Nanaimo News Bulletin By Tammy Toor One of my family’s favourite things to do together is spend time in our parks. This last weekend we discovered a new playground in town and had a great time swaying in the swings, climbing the monkey bars and racing down the slides. It was so much fun, and it was a good reminder of how being active and ‘playing’ enhance our quality of life – not only for kids but for us as adults. As children, play was one way we learned. It helped us to engage, explore and discover the world around us.

Quantum Physics Revealed As Non-Mysterious This is one of several shortened indices into the Quantum Physics Sequence. Hello! You may have been directed to this page because you said something along the lines of "Quantum physics shows that reality doesn't exist apart from our observation of it," or "Science has disproved the idea of an objective reality," or even just "Quantum physics is one of the great mysteries of modern science; no one understands how it works." There was a time, roughly the first half-century after quantum physics was invented, when this was more or less true.