Souder Trust in Science SLA 2011

submitted by: jcbradley

Lawrence Souder from Drexel University presented on June 14, 2011 at a panel on "International Year of Chemistry: Perils and Promises of Modern Communication in the Sciences" at the Special Libraries Association meeting. His talk covered Trust in Science and Science by Blogging, using as an example the NASA press release on arsenic in bacteria and subsequent controversy taking place in the blogosphere.

Методика организации игровых спортивных мероприятий (из опыта классного руководителя)

submitted by: khlopov55
Я работаю учителем уже 23 года. Большую часть этого времени выполнял обязанности классного руководителя. За это время у меня накопились разработки, которые решил вынести на оценку уважаемой аудитории. Наиболее интересный опыт накопился в сфере организации...

Transforming Marxism with Marxism

submitted by: AdolfFireBeard

The Application of The Marxist Dialectical Method to The Marxist Dialectical Method - Transforming Marxism with Marxism.

Adolf Fire Beard's Library.

Adolf Fire Beard.

Antilectics - Transforming Marxism with Marxism.

What do cigarette pack colors communicate to smokers in the US?

submitted by: mabansal
Background: New legislation in the U.S. prohibits tobacco companies from labeling cigarette packs with terms such as light, mild, or low after June 2010. However, experience from countries that have removed these descriptors suggests that different terms, colors, or numbers communicating the same messages may replace them. Purpose: The main purpose of this study was to examine how cigarette pack colors are perceived by smokers to correspond to different descriptive terms. Methods:...
Authors: Brian Fix, Richard O'connor, Maansi Bansal-travers, K. michael Cummings

The Specificity of Processing in Prefrontal Cortex: From Problem Solving to Reaction Times

submitted by: TandF
The 39th Sir Frederick Bartlett Memorial Lecture given by Prof Tim Shallice at the January 2011 meeting of the Experimental Psychology Society, University College London, 6 January 2011. A selection of previous Bartlett Lectures published in Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology are now available to download or read online here . A selection of published articles by Prof Tim Shallice can be found here . Visit the Experimental Psychology Society at www.eps.ac.uk .

Conspicuity of moving soldiers

submitted by: alexandertoet
The construction and validation of soldier combat models requires data on the conspicuity of camouflaged targets in the field, and human targets in particular. So far, this data is lacking. Also, it is currently unknown to what degree luminance contrast and motion contribute to target conspicuity. These data are needed to enable the validation and further development of human visual search performance modules in soldier combat models like SCOPE or IWARS. In this study we measured the...