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The Presentation of Temperature Information in Television Broadcasts: What is Normal?
(National Weather Association, 2003-12)
In a typical weather broadcast, observed daily temperature information such as maximum and minimum temperatures are shown and compared to the daily average or “normal”. Such information, however, does not accurately ...
An Extensive New Literature Concerning Low-Dose Effects of Bisphenol A Shows the Need for a New Risk Assessment
(National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2005)
to hydrolysis, leaching of BPA has led to widespread human exposure. As of December 2004, there were 115 published in vivo studies concerning low-dose effects of BPA, and 94 of these report significant effects. In 31 publications with vertebrate and invertebrate...
The next ten years in higher education
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1962)
"Unfortunately in the past we have not been accustomed to thinking very far ahead with regard to our colleges and universities. Financial support for many of our institutions has been provided on an annual or biennial ...
Minimization and Management of Wastes from Biomedical Research
(National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2000-12)
Several committees were established by the National Association of Physicians for theEnvironment (NAPE) to investigate and reporton various topics at the National Leadership Conference on Biomedical Research and the ...
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1995)
"A straight-talking scientist, Dr. Jerry Atwood, a native of Willard, Mo., explains why basic research is important to Missouri, the nation and the world."--Table of contents for issue.
Reminiscences of the university that was
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1968)
"Forty years ago, when the University admitted me as a freshman, the campus had 3500 students, many of whom knew each other, and Columbia had about 15,000 residents, most of whom were quite neighborly. After four decades, ...
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1966)
"A photo commentary on the Buffalo Bonanza."--Table of contents for issue.
The M book : from parent to partner
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1981)
"Thirty years of student regulations reveal changing life styles."--Table of contents for issue.
Whatever happened to college humor?
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1967)
"To the staff members who returned to Columbia last month for their reunion, the best Showme years had to be right after World War II. And a review of the spotty history of the humor magazine establishes the excellence of ...
The Presentation of Precipitation Information in Television Broadcasts: What is Normal?
In a typical weather broadcast, observed precipitation information such as the daily amount that fell and the accumulated monthly total are shown and compared to the mean monthly average or “normal” precipitation. Such ...
Development and assessment of scoring functions for protein identification using PMF data
PMF is one of the major methods for protein identification using the MS technology. It is faster and cheaper than MS/MS. Although PMF does not differentiate trypsin-digested peptides of identical mass, which makes it less ...
Visit collegetown USA : advertising special section
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1994)
"Here's your fall guide to football fun and Columbia attractions."--Table of contents for issue.
Isolation and characterization of a baculovirus associated with the insect parasitoid wasp, Cotesia marginiventris, or its host, Trichoplusia ni
(University of Wisconsin, 2008)
A multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus (MNPV) was isolated from Trichoplusia ni (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae that had been stung by the parasitoid Cotesia marginiventris (Cresson) (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). The wild ...
Creating a Seto epic
The German Orchestra System: An Account of the German Orchestra in its Culture, with Comparisons to the American Symphony Orchestra
This paper attempts to give a firm understanding of the German orchestra system, including what kind of orchestras exist in Germany; what kind of music they play; how they are organized; where money to support them comes ...
Med school's 2nd hundred years start with the spirit of '76
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1972)
"Medicine celebrates its centennial with the slogan, 'we've just begun,' and for the 110 member freshmen class, it couldn't be more apt."--Table of contents for issue.
Pollution, soil, and Columbia Missouri
(Rhetoric and Composition Program, University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
Columbia Missouri is getting bigger in every aspect. From parking lots to mega apartment complexes Columbia is expanding its borders constantly. Because of this rapid growth there are many effects of the construction that ...
Accounting for Uncertainty in Ecological Analysis: The Strengths and Limitations of Hierarchical Statistical Modeling
(Ecological Society of America, 2009)
Analyses of ecological data should account for the uncertainty in the process(es) that generated the data. However, accounting for these uncertainties is a difficult task, since ecology is known for its complexity. ...
A Fugitive Essence: The Public Radio Legacy of Alec Wilder
Two central goals have motivated the scholarship contained in this paper. The first of these is to provide an account of an obscure series of radio programs produced for public broadcast in the nineteen-seventies (a ...