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Penetrative Convection in Earth's Mantle : a Test Using Whole-Earth Geochemical Model.
The nature of mantle convection within the Earth remains one of the most important unanswered questions regarding Earth evolution. Two competing theories have been proposed; one backed primarily by geochemists invoking ...
The Economic, land use, and cultural changes along Madison Avenue in New York City.
This study analyzed the relationship between key socioeconomic variables and distance along Madison Avenue in Manhattan. Attribute data was obtained in electronic form from ESRI Business Analyst. Field work was conducted ...
Delta Thigh Project : the Unmiraculous Effect of the Miracle Cream Cellulean
Aminophylline, belonging to a family of molecules called methylxanthines, has been traditionally used as a drug for asthma therapy. It consists of a complex of theophylline and ethylenediamine in a ratio of approximately ...
A quantitative and qualitative analysis of health care coverage and concerns in Western Wisconsin
In this project we will report on health care coverage and health care concerns of Western Wisconsin residents by collecting both quantitative and qualitative data reflecting health care experiences of individuals who ...
Trace Metal Distribution within Levee Samples in the Coeur d'Alene River Idaho.
Extensive lead, silver, and zinc mining in the Coeur d'Alene River Valley, Idaho during the late 1800s-mid 1900s produced mine tailings that were reworked downstream by fluvial processes. This study focuses on oxidized ...
Domain-Domain Communication for tRNA Aminoacylation : Importance of Evolutionarily Conserved and Energetically Coupled Residues.
Aminoacyl tRNA synthetases (ARSs) are an important family of protein enzymes that play a key role in protein biosynthesis. ARSs catalyze the covalent attachment of amino acids to their cognate transfer RNA (tRNA). In the ...
Vadose zone characterization using ground penetrating radar groundwaves.
Ground penetrating radar (GPR) is a non-invasive geophysical technique that can be used to estimate the soil water content quickly and with high resolution over large areas. This research explores the potential of GPR ...
Anticipatory Guidance for Teens with Diabetes as They Transition to Adulthood.
This project focused on the development of a tool, combining research and practice, that could improve self-management for teens and young adults with diabetes.
Nonphotic Clock Resetting in Mice
The circadian clock regulates many aspects of body function including the daily rest/activity cycle and sleep/wake cycle. To stay in synchrony with the environmental light/dark cycle the clock must be reset periodically ...
Games and Puzzles to Boggle the Mind.
This study investigated whether older adults can benefit from memory enhancement exercises involving games and puzzles. This study took place over a five week period with each session lasting one hour. Each session ...