7 steps to publishing in a scientific journal Before you hit “submit,” here’s a checklist (and pitfalls to avoid) By Aijaz A. Shaikh Posted on 4 April 2016 Aijaz Shaikh, a doctoral candidate at the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics in Finland, on the shore of Kauai Island, Hawaii, after presenting a research paper at a conference there. Harry Potter Cookbook and Homemade Marshmallows I can admit it; I enjoyed the Harry Potter books and movies. They’ve also made gobs of money for almost everyone associated with the the projects. J.K. Rowling has cashed in on much more than just the films and the books though. JacquelineHarvey.com.au - The offical website of best selling author Jacqueline Harvey Books Alice Miranda Series Meet Alice-Miranda Highton-Smith-Kennington-Jones, possibly the bravest, most positive seven and one quarter year old you’re ever likely to encounter. Alice-Miranda At School In her first adventure, Alice-Miranda At School, Alice-Miranda quickly learns that not everything is as it seems at Winchesterfield-Downsfordvale Academy for Proper Young Ladies. The Headmistress, Miss Grimm hasn’t been seen for ten years. The prize winning flowers are gone and a mysterious stranger has been camping in the greenhouse.
Facts About Dihydrogen Monoxide Dihydrogen Monoxide (DHMO) is a colorless and odorless chemical compound, also referred to by some as Dihydrogen Oxide, Hydrogen Hydroxide, Hydronium Hydroxide, or simply Hydric acid. Its basis is the highly reactive hydroxyl radical, a species shown to mutate DNA, denature proteins, disrupt cell membranes, and chemically alter critical neurotransmitters. The atomic components of DHMO are found in a number of caustic, explosive and poisonous compounds such as Sulfuric Acid, Nitroglycerine and Ethyl Alcohol. For more detailed information, including precautions, disposal procedures and storage requirements, refer to one of the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) available for DHMO: Should I be concerned about Dihydrogen Monoxide?
Top 5 ButterBeer Recipes for your Next Harry Potter Party There are a ton of Harry Potter Butterbeer copy-cat recipes online for you to enjoy when you get home from your Orlando Florida vacation or for a Harry Potter party. Only a few live up to the real thing at the Harry Potter theme park at Universal. It must be served chilled, preferably frozen (like a slush drink), it must have a frothy head, a buttery Scotch flavor, and non-alcoholic (at least to match the Harry Potter theme park version). So, this is a list of those that come the closest to meeting those requirements; worthy of serving at your next Harry Potter party. It's not the easiest ones (like mixing butterscotch syrup with cream soda), it's the ones that most closely match the version from the Harry Potter theme park at Universal.
Index of Learning Styles The Index of Learning Styles is an on-line survey instrument used to assess preferences on four dimensions (active/reflective, sensing/intuitive, visual/verbal, and sequential/global) of a learning style model formulated by Richard M. Felder and Linda K. Silverman. The instrument was developed and validated by Richard M. Final ‘Harry Potter’ Film Premiere Event Set - Science Fiction, Sci-Fi and Fantasy Unless you’ve lived under a rock for the last 10 years or so, chances are you’ve watched at least one of the ‘Harry Potter’ movies. And if you have, you know how detailed and beautiful the sets must be to produce such vividly aesthetic films. But it doesn’t stop there. For the premiere of the final movie in the series, Warner Bros. knows how to ensure that this monumental cinematic event will get the prestige that it deserves. Warner Bros. Pictures announced on March 1, 2011 that the world premiere of the final installment of the Harry Potter film series, ‘Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows – Part 2,’ will take place in London’s Trafalgar Square and Leicester Square on July 7, 2011.
Richard Felder: Resources in Science and Engineering Education Richard Felder's Home Page Richard M. Felder Dr. Harry Potter Wizarding World Theme Park in Orlando, Florida Despite the many responsibilities of those attending Hogwarts, there is always room for downtime to experience some of the delicious treats that can be found in the wizarding world of Harry Potter sweets. First created in 1997, the Harry Potter books detail the life of an orphan who soon finds his calling as a wizard. As well as a series of novels published by J K Rowling, there were also several movie adaptations and spin-offs that have ensured Harry Potter is as iconic as Indian Jones, Star Wars and Back to the Future. When watching the Harry Potter movies, it would be easy to assume that the candy enjoyed is only available in the world of the young wizard, but this is no longer the case thanks to So Sweet. Sure, there is a lack of magic compared to the movie counterparts, but would you really want your Chocolate Frog to jump away? The following is an overview of some of the delicious treats inspired by Harry Potter that can be ordered directly from So Sweet.
Caffè sospeso - Wikipedia History One 2010 account claims the tradition was over 100 years old, but declined during the postwar economic boom, so that it is mainly observed around Christmas time. A 2008 article reported the tradition was obsolescent, the reporter having visited three bars where it had not been observed for at least 15 years. Aurelio De Laurentiis is reported to pay for ten sospesi after each victory by S.S.C. Napoli, the football club of which he is chairman. In March 2013, John Sweeney launched a Facebook page for "Suspended Coffees", which by 2015 had led to the purchase of over 15 million coffees in 34 countries.
The Harry Potter Lexicon click above for detailed menus, click below for special sections Affiliate Sites: These web sites have received special permission to use material from the Lexicon to create similar sites for non-English-speaking fans. L'Encyclopédie Harry Potter (in French)El Diccionario de los Magos (en Español)
Sperm: 15 Crazy Things You Should Know - Sperm: 15 crazy things you should know - Pictures When it comes to sperm, people always seem to have an agenda. Some want to kill sperm cells. Some want to buy or sell them. Some fret over their failure to get the job done. Why can't we just appreciate sperm for the amazing little wrigglers that they are? A GUIDE TO BRITISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE Given that in mind, and noting the ignorance of British English and culture in many stories set in Britain, but written by (primarily) American writers, I have compiled this little guide to English language and culture. Please feel free to send suggestions for more things to be included to Brian@rescueddoggies.com If you find this page useful, please consider making a small donation to the animal refuge I am struggling to run in Argentina ( The present financial crises has seen donations plummet to almost nothing, while prices of dog food have sky-rocketted. You can read all about the refuge at
An Incomplete List of Communities on Slack There is a lot of buzz around Slack and how is changing the networking in startup communities, enabling a better and more elegant interaction between people from different countries and professional backgrounds. Since the number of groups is steadily growing day by day, I put some order, creating a list of the most popular and trendy communities on Slack, with details about their size (the real number of members is updated at June 15th), or applicable entry fees. I’m sure several are still missing, so please if you know anyone I forgot to mention, just drop me a line or write a comment and I’ll update the list. Slack communities: