The Truth About Medium: Extraordinary Experiments with the by William L. Simon, Gary E. Schwartz

By William L. Simon, Gary E. Schwartz

Each Monday evening hundreds of thousands of american citizens music into Medium, NBC's new hit drama that includes Allison DuBois, a regular girl who is helping police remedy baffling crimes via her skill to speak with the lifeless. What so much don't comprehend is this fictional personality is predicated on a true-life medium named Allison DuBois, who's a expert to the express. For the previous 4 years, DuBois has been the topic of rigorous medical experiments performed on the college of Arizona by way of Harvard-trained psychologist Gary Schwartz. The fact approximately Medium chronicles a lot of these experiments in addition to the real-life situations Allison has labored on and divulges demanding laboratory facts that psychic skill and mediumship are actual.

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Experiments in General Chemistry: Inquiry and Skill Building by Vickie Williamson, Larry Peck

By Vickie Williamson, Larry Peck

EXPERIMENTS in most cases CHEMISTRY: INQUIRY and talent construction ways the gen chem. lab event with a mix of scan kinds: ability development, Guided Inquiry, and Open Inquiry, so one can maximize info and talents within the minimum quantity of lab time. There are 28 experiments with Pre-Lab inquiries to assist you organize for the lab sooner than time, Post-Lab inquiries to strengthen the center ideas of the lab, and an invaluable appendix of universal strategies and ideas that offers easy access to simple laboratory details for if you happen to want it. the complete guide is outlined on perforated pages in order that worksheets could be cleanly and simply got rid of.

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The New (So-Called) Magdeburg Experiments of Otto Von by Otto von Guericke

By Otto von Guericke

Otto von Guericke has been referred to as a missed genius, ignored via most up-to-date students, scientists, and laymen. He wrote his Experimenta Nova within the 17th century in Latin, a lifeless language for the main half inaccessible to modern scientists. therefore remoted through the remoteness of his time and his technique of conversation, von Guericke has for a few years been denied the popularity he merits within the English conversing international. certainly, the century during which he lived witnessed the discovery of six very important and invaluable clinical tools -- the microscope, the telescope, the pendulum clock, the barometer, the thermometer, and the air pump. Von Guericke was once linked to the improvement of the final 3 of those; he additionally experimented with a rudimentary electrical desktop. therefore his ExperimentaNova used to be an immense paintings, heralding the rising empiricism of 17th century technology, and advantages this primary English translation of von Guericke's magnus opus.

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Porous Media: Theory, Experiments and Numerical Applications by Wolfgang Ehlers (auth.), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Ehlers,

By Wolfgang Ehlers (auth.), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Ehlers, Priv. Doz. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Bluhm (eds.)

The current quantity bargains a cutting-edge record at the a number of fresh medical advancements within the thought of Porous Media (TPM) comprehending the elemental theoretical options in continuum mechanics on porous and multiphasic fabrics in addition to the big variety of experimental and numerical purposes. Following this, the quantity doesn't merely handle the subtle reader but in addition the newbie within the zone of Porous Media by means of offering a suite of articles. those articles written through specialists within the box drawback the elemental ways to multiphasic and porous fabrics in addition to a number of purposes to engineering problems.

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DNA Microarrays and Related Genomics Techniques: Design, by David B. Allison (Editor), Grier P. Page (Editor), T. Mark

By David B. Allison (Editor), Grier P. Page (Editor), T. Mark Beasley (Editor), Jode W. Edwards (Editor

Thought of hugely unique instruments as lately because the overdue Nineteen Nineties, microarrays at the moment are ubiquitous in organic learn. conventional statistical ways to layout and research weren't built to deal with the high-dimensional, small pattern difficulties posed through microarrays. in precisely a number of brief years the variety of statistical papers delivering methods to interpreting microarray facts has long gone from nearly none to hundreds of thousands if no longer hundreds of thousands. This overwhelming deluge is kind of formidable to both the utilized investigator trying to find methodologies or the methodologist attempting to stay alongside of the sphere. DNA Microarrays and similar Genomics ideas: layout, research, and Interpretation of Experiments consolidates discussions of methodological advances right into a unmarried quantity. The book’s constitution parallels the stairs an investigator or an analyst takes while accomplishing and interpreting a microarray scan from notion to interpretation. It starts with foundational concerns resembling making sure the standard and integrity of the knowledge and assessing the validity of the statistical types hired, then strikes directly to hide serious points of designing a microarray experiment.  The e-book comprises discussions of strength and pattern measurement, the place in simple terms very lately have advancements allowed such calculations in a excessive dimensional context, via numerous chapters masking the research of microarray information. the quantity of house dedicated to this subject displays either the diversity of themes and the trouble investigators have dedicated to constructing new methodologies. In ultimate, the ebook explores the highbrow frontier – interpretation of microarray facts. It discusses new tools for facilitating and affecting formalization of the translation approach and the circulation to make huge excessive dimensional datasets public for additional research, and techniques for doing so. there is not any query that this box will proceed to improve quickly and a few of the explicit methodologies mentioned during this publication may be changed through new advances. however, the sector is now at some extent the place a beginning of key different types of equipment has been laid out and began to settle. even though the main points could swap, nearly all of the rules defined during this publication and the foundational different types it comprises will stand the try out of time, making the publication a touchstone for researchers during this box.

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Psychologie: Die Entwicklung ihrer Grundannahmen seit der by Wolfgang Metzger

By Wolfgang Metzger

Die Lage der theoretischen Psychologie § 1. Die große Umwälzung In der Psychologie hat sich im Verlauf eines halben Jahrhunderts eine Um­ wälzung vollzogen, die sich in ihrer Tragweite mit den größten wissenschaft­ lichen Umwälzungen der Vergangenheit vergleichen läßt. Freilich hat sie sich als wissenschaftliches Ereignis so sehr in der Stille abgespielt, daß sie nicht ein­ mal allen Angehörigen des Faches recht bewußt, für die Nachbarfächer und vollends für die Außenwelt aber nur in einigen Schlagworten, wie "Struktur", "Gestalt", "Ganzheit", bemerklich wird, denen aber nicht ohne weiteres an­ zusehen ist, ob sie mehr als eine literarische Modeströmung anzeigen. Die ersten Schritte dieses Vorganges sind gegen 1890 (bei MACH, EHREN­ FELS, CoRNELIUS und WuNDT, s. § three) festzustellen; ein großerTeil der Klärung struggle vor Ausbruch des ersten Weltkrieges erreicht; wesentliche weitere Schritte erfolgten unmittelbar danach. Seine ausführliche Darstellung macht den ln­ halt dieses Buches aus. Es wäre verlockend, ihn gleich in den Zusammenhang anderer geistiger Erneuerungsbewegungen der Gegenwart und darüber hin­ aus unserer geistigen Gesamtentwicklung durch die Jahrhunderte zu stellen; doch kann hier nur einiges wenige kurz angedeutet werden: Es handelt sich um den Abschluß eines wichtigen Ausschnitts aus der Auseinandersetzung mit dem Geist der sogenannten Neuzeit, der seine Blüte im 17. und 18. Jahr­ hundert erlebte, und der in der Philosophie seinen schärfsten Ausdruck im mechanistischen Weltbild der französischen Philosophie und im englischen Em­ pirismus gefunden hat.

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