J. B. S. Haldane, The Causes of Evolution The Bactra Review: Occasional and eclectic book reviews by Cosma Shalizi 23 with a new afterword by Egbert G. Leigh, Jr. Princeton Science Library. Princeton University Press, 1990 Darwin's Equations How to get published in an academic journal: top tips from editors Writing for academic journals is highly competitive. Even if you overcome the first hurdle and generate a valuable idea or piece of research - how do you then sum it up in a way that will capture the interest of reviewers? There’s no simple formula for getting published - editors’ expectations can vary both between and within subject areas. But there are some challenges that will confront all academic writers regardless of their discipline.
Teacher Portal - Sumdog's free maths games Sumdog > Sumdog's features > Games Sumdog's maths games are all free to play, whether you're at home or in school. (Why are they free?). Most of Sumdog's games are multiplayer - which means you can choose to play against other Sumdog users around the world. Although the games are all different, they all have one thing in common: you need to answer maths questions to make progress.
Wiles biography Born: 11 April 1953 in Cambridge, England Click the picture aboveto see five larger pictures Show birthplace location Andrew Wiles' father, Maurice Frank Wiles (1923-2005), was the Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford. Getting into….the 3D printing industry In this guest post Dee Fisher, MD of 3DPrintedJobs, gives an overview of this growing industry, key job roles within it and tips for success. The 3D printing industry is growing rapidly and with it the demand for 3D printing jobs. This article will give you an understanding of what 3d printing is, what jobs are available, what these roles involve and some useful interview tips. What Is 3D Printing? 3D printing is a process of building a three-dimensional object. Digital files determine the shape of the objects that are printed. 3D printing is an additive process: objects are usually created as very thin layers of material (e.g. 0.1mm) and are added in succession.
Invisible Web: What it is, Why it exists, How to find it, and Its inherent ambiguity What is the "Invisible Web", a.k.a. the "Deep Web"? The "visible web" is what you can find using general web search engines. It's also what you see in almost all subject directories. The "invisible web" is what you cannot find using these types of tools.
Fibonacci Number The Fibonacci numbers are the sequence of numbers defined by the linear recurrence equation with Zoologist job information Page Content Zoologist Hours30-40 per weekStarting salary£21,000 + per year Zoologists study animals and their behaviour. If you are good at science, interested in animals and want to know more about them, this could be an ideal job for you. To become a zoologist, you will need to be able to carry out detailed work in an accurate and organised way.
Visualizing citations in research literature From Autodesk Research, Citeology is an interactive that visualizes connections in academic research via paper citations: The names of each of the 3,502 papers published at the CHI and UIST Human Computer Interaction (HCI) conferences between 1982 and 2010 are listed by year and sorted with the most cited papers in the middle. In total, 11,699 citations were made from one article to another within this collection. These citations are represented by the curved lines in the graphic, linking each paper to those that it referenced. The interactive repsonds slowly to clicks and only works in Firefox for me, but it's interesting to play around even if you aren't familiar with CHI and HCI papers. It works better if you select one to three generations instead of all.
Work Systems Design & Evaluation Work systems design and evaluation addresses how to optimize the combined performance of human experts and the supporting information system. WSDE includes all aspects of human-machine integration: human with software, human with hardware, and human with human, as well as aspects of machine-machine interaction insofar as it impacts total human-system performance. Lunar Surface Systems The WSDE has participated in a series of Exploration Systems Mission Directorate (ESMD) Bluesky workshops over the past two years devoted to developing operations concepts and designs for a small pressurized lunar electric rover (LER). The goal of this meeting was to “visualize innovative LER displays and controls that handle information and activities in a connected manner.” Three brainstorming sessions focused on presenting the status of consumables, improving situation awareness, and controlling the LER.