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  • Hersh Believes Math
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    Reuben Hersh, a mathematician and mathematics philosopher, believes humans created math. He reasons that math is all in the heads of humans, and is a "social phenomenon". According to Hersh math is not "physical, not mental, but social". Math to Hersh is a creation of humans that would not be found in other regions of the universe. According to Hersh if there were other life forms out there in the universe they would not have the same math that we have. Hersh agrees that there could very well be...
  • Assistant Professor Of Genetics At Harvard University
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    George Wells Beadle was born at Wahoo, Nebraska, U.S.A., October 22, 1903, the son of Chauncey Elmer Beadle, a farmer, and his wife Hattie Al bro. George was educated at the Wahoo High School and might himself have become a farmer if one of his teachers at school had not directed his mind towards science and persuaded him to go to the College of Agriculture at Lincoln, Nebraska. In 1926 he took his B. Sc. degree at the University of Nebraska and subsequently worked for a year with Professor F.D....
  • Dark Energy In The Universe
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    Dark energy what is it? Dark energy is a unknown energy said to take up 70 percent of the universe. The energy is a repulsive gravitational effect that is causing the universe to accelerate out-ward. No one knows exactly what dark energy is or where it comes from. Dark Energy is a new idea. Little is known about dark energy, yet it takes up a huge amount if the universe. Scientist were able to show the universe was expanding at an accelerated rate by measuring the red-shift of an object by compa...
  • Media The Entertainment Universe
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    The Entertainment Universe You are walking down a crowded street on a gloomy evening when you come upon a mass of people listening intently to the preaching of a man. The man hasan up-side-down cross branded on his forehead. He is screeching his recitation at the people in a demented angry voice. His lessons consist of the following: Pathetic lives, every second someone dies. Delightful is the sight of retention. No destiny, just a certain death. In pain inducing lies salvation. Never repent... ...
  • Israeli Occupation O Israel
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    Important statistics that will make you think Source: web During 20 years of Arab rule Palestinian male life expectancy grew from 42 to 44. During the next 20 years of Israeli rule Palestinian male life expectancy grew from 44 to 63. o During 20 years of Arab rule Palestinian female life expectancy grew from 45 to 46. During the next 20 years of Israeli rule Palestinian female life expectancy grew from 46 to 67. o During 20 years of Arab rule Palestinian infant mortality rate decreased from 200 ...
  • Users Of University Computer Networks
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    RIAA Files New Copyright Infringement Lawsuits Against 754 Illegal File Sharers Users of College Computer Networks At Columbia, Old Dominion, West Georgia, University of Pennsylvania, Westchester University And Widener University Among Those Sued Washington (Dec. 16) -- The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) announced today that its member companies filed a new wave of copyright infringement lawsuits against 754 individual file-sharers. The "John Doe" litigation's were filed in fed...
  • Medieval And Modern Universities
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    Medieval and Modern Universities Sean Rundle Medieval and Modern Universities are institutions of higher education. Universities were originally established as a way to foster a new generation of leaders and still today, hundreds of years later, universities are still based on the same basic purposes as they were in medieval Europe. Although universities of each era are a little different in disciplines or classes, and research purposes, they have the same purpose and goals; to foster a new gene...
  • Private And Public Universities
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    Searching for the right college or university can be a long and painful process. There are undoubtedly hundreds if not thousands of colleges to review. In deciding on a college, you may take in a count the city, the state, and the status of the college or university. But the crucial decision in determining a college or university is if you want to attend a college or a university. Also you must decide if it should be a public or private one. In this essay, I will examine the differences and the ...
  • Traditional And Online Universities
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    Online Universities and Traditional Universities Traditional universities are a wonderful way to study for students who have the time and patience to deal with teachers and classmates. In contrast, online universities are the ideal way to study for students who do not have the time to go to school and those who enjoy working at their own pace. Some students enjoy traditional universities while others prefer online universities. If someone chooses a traditional university and then realizes that h...
  • Sculpture Cross Currents By Albert Paley
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    In the sculpture Cross Currents, by Albert Paley, the size, environment, and design of the sculpture help it to create a unique meaning describing the university. It is located in the courtyard on the Florida Gulf Coast University campus. It's a rather large sculpture which stands almost as tall as the two story buildings on either side of it. The size seems to represent that of college, and the open composition of the way the pieces reach up on the top show how it's spreading out and growing to...
  • University Costs
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    University Costs How have university costs changed over the years? University costs have been steadily increasing throughout the last ten years as more and more students apply. However, foreign students feel the brunt of the hikes as they pay around the area of three times as much as in country students. What are some of the costs when going away to university? Costs that you are expected to cover when going away for university are listed below. 1) Tuition - this is the main expenditure when goi...
  • Einstein's Executors
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    He was the embodiment of pure intellect, the bumbling professor with the German accent, a comic clich'e in a thousand films. Instantly recognizable, like Charlie Chaplin's Little Tramp, Albert Einstein's shaggy-haired visage was as familiar to ordinary people as to the matrons who fluttered about him in salons from Berlin to Hollywood. Yet he was unfathomably profound - the genius among geniuses who discovered, merely by thinking about it, that the universe was not as it seemed. Even now scienti...
  • University Campus In Order
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    This type of message usually gives the reader a direct instruction of what she or he is not supposed to do. The manner of expression can be very specific and sometime not at all polite. The message uses the all three types of influences, namely logos, pathos, and ethos to achieve its purpose. The reader is supposed to understand clearly what the message tries to say and has to follow it. Usually the messages that prohibit mention the disciplinary actions that will be taken should the person fail...
  • Cornel West
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    The fundamental crisis in black America is twofold: too much poverty and too little self-love. Cornel West is the African American philosopher who made that statement in his book titled, Race Matters. The Tulsa, Oklahoma native who is both liked and disliked by his peers and the public was born on, June 2, 1953 to Clifton and Irene West. Clifton L. West was a civilian air force administrator. On account of his fathers position, the family was relocated to Sacramento, California. The unchanging h...
  • Possible Future Of The Universe
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    Patrick Sullivan 2nd hour Astronomy Mr. Wes sling Magazine Report Sky & Telescope The Future of the Universe The magazine Sky & Telescope is a very helpful magazine for beginning and amateur astronomers. The magazine contains information on new star clusters, constellations, galaxies, and even possible new planets. It gives a more in-depth look at whats going on outside our galaxy. This magazine is also helpful in showing astronomers new ways to look at stars. Certain articles can help with find...
  • Evidence Before Guth's Inflationary Universe Idea
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    1. What is the most interesting thing you have learned from this book Alan Guth's book takes you through the journey of his life, and his career in which he made many scientific discoveries. I especially liked the way that he maps out these discoveries because it was fun to discover along with him. Throughout Guth's life he has been putting together the pieces of a giant puzzle. The concept that I found to be most interesting was that of blackbody radiation. This concept is used universally in m...
  • Leader In Online Education
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    University of Phoenix Online employs in excess of 2000 employees. Without the acknowledgment of four main topics, University of Phoenix Online would not be the front-runner in online education. Communication, Culture, Conflict, and Technology are the backbone. These four topics work hand-in-hand with one another. In the following paper I will be covering how I perceive these in the workplace. I will attempt to identify their positive and negative affects. Communication is the key to the overall ...
  • Disabled Babies
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    Based on neo-nazi ideas, the university was obsessed with the creation of a new race of perfect flawless human beings. These would not only have to be bright, intelligent and excellent athletes, but also with no physical or mental disabilities. If they didn't have these qualities, natural selection kicked in and they were exterminated. In the first place, the university scientists used dogs as lab rats to conduct tests on the different gene combinations to get the right match. They put them in c...
  • Dr Floyd
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    Dr. Heywood Floyd was sitting in the space station Pasture when he saw Haley's comet and decided to actually land on the surface (by convincing T? sung Corporation that it would be good advertising). So off go Dr. Floyd, Dr. Chant, Clifford Greenberg and the Universe's crew to Haley's comet. Dr. Rolf van der Berg was called to his office at 5: 00 in the morning to find that on Europa There was a new mountain three times the size of Everest had appeared and that a thousand kilometers away from th...

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