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Tests for Learning in the Flatworm Dugesia Tigrina.
We investigated the learning capabilities of the flatworm Dugesia tigrina through a series of choice texts following the simultaneous presentation of food with a variety of stimuli.
Comparing the Language Development of Native and Foreign Born Children.
This study compared the language development of one foreign born child to that of two native born children. Researchers followed these children, two males and one female, from 26 to 36 months of age. This research provides ...
Can You Match These Friends? A Test of Genetic Similarity Theory.
Genetic similarity theory proposes that in selecting social partners, people choose individuals who resemble themselves at the genetic level. In a novel test of this theory, we asked outside raters to view photographs ...
The Efficacy in Predicting Risk of Injury in Collegiate Basketball Players : Functional Movement Screening vs. Traditional Pre-Participation Examination.
Historically, the standard pre-participation examination (PPE) denies 0.3% ? 1.3% of athletes, and alone may not adequately identify those individuals at-risk for injury. Kiesel, Pliskey, and Voight recently reported that ...
Examining the early life history of the coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) from a study of otolith microstructure
Birth date can be an important correlate to evolutionary fitness because birth timing can profoundly influence growth and survival. As part of an ongoing study, we report here on birth date and growth patterns for two ...
Ireland : an Outsourcing Perspective.
Companies are choosing Ireland as their prime destination for outsourcing and offshoring due to many favorable factors such as time zone and availability of quality labor. Personnel at offshoring facilities in Ireland were ...
Language over Mind or Mind over Language : the Problem with Fuzzy Agreement.
This project analyzed the function of restrictive clauses in the languages of French, German, and English, comparing usage and logic through linguistic and historical research. The investigation focused on various authentic ...
Comparing the Effects of Single and Multiple Target Trials in Teaching Skills to Children Diagnosed with Autism.
Children with autism generally have difficulty communicating with others (Sundberg & Partington, 1998). Therapists working with these children must decide how to most effectively and efficiently teach new skills such as ...
Water Speciation in Anatolian Obsidian : Quenched Magmatic Water vs. Low Temperature Hydration
Supervolcano eruptions represent some of the most dramatic events in the geologic history of our planet. They form as a result of volatile exsolution from a viscous silica-rich melt structure. As water is the dominant ...
Methamphetamine Induces Nonphotic Resetting of Circadian Clock in the Male Syrian Hamster.
Resetting of circadian clocks in male Syrian Hamsters can be manipulated photically and nonphotically. Previous work suggested that Propranolol, a know beta-adrengergic antagonist, may block nonphotic clock resetting in ...