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Resurrecting Napier's Bones
This is a demonstration of a set of rods which John Napier invented in the early seventeenth century to make multiplication easier and faster, annotated with short historical commentaries.
Quiet Reflections: my 100+ best photographs
READ: Logarithm Definition, Properties and Examples
This is a document explaining the definition of logarithm to different bases and the properties of the logarithm function. Numerous examples of evaluating logarithms are included.
Designing the Undesignable: Social Software and Control
In this presentation, Dr. Jon Dron will discuss his recently published article, “Designing the undesignable: Social Software and Control”. In this article, Dr Dron states that social software, such as blogs, wikis, tagging ...
Workshop material about THEMIS
Physicians and health promotion
(Canadian Medical Association Journal, 2005-12-05)
Ethnomycological notes from Papua New Guinea
The literature on the use of psychotropic fungi in the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea has been reviewed. An attempt has been made to evaluate whether the previously reported “mushroom madness” still exists in the ...
Dinickel(II), dizinc(II) and dilead(II) complexes of a pyridazine-containing Schiff-base macrocycle
(Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2004-06-12)
The study of the mid-late first row transition metal co-ordination chemistry of the pyridazine-containing Schiff-base macrocycle L1 [derived from the (2+2) condensation of 3,6-diformylpyridazine and 1,3-diaminopropane] ...
Development and validation of a knowledge test for health professionals regarding lifestyle modification
Objective: We wanted to develop and validate a test that assesses the knowledge and practices of health professionals (HPs) with regard to the role of nutrition, physical activity, and smoking cessation (lifestyle modification) ...