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Pipeline Survivability under Stationary Vibrational Disturbances.

Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): Proceedings of the International Conference Vibroengineering; 2008, p23-27, 5p, 5 Diagrams, 4 Graphs

Abstract: Copyright of Proceedings of the International Conference Vibroengineering is the property of Proceedings of the International Conference Vibroengineering and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the...

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How to live forever: lessons of history.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): BMJ (British Medical Journal); December 2000, Vol. 321 Issue: 7276 p1580-2, 3p

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Heteroclinic contours and self-replicated solitary waves in a reaction–diffusion lattice with complex threshold excitation

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Physica D. Oct2008, Vol. 237 Issue 19, p2463-2475. 13p.

Abstract: Abstract: The space–time dynamics of the network system modeling collective behavior of electrically coupled nonlinear cells is investigated. The dynamics of a local cell is described by the FitzHugh–Nagumo system with complex threshold excitation. Het...

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Hard science, soft science: A political history of a disciplinary array.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History of science [Hist Sci] 2022 Sep; Vol. 60 (3), pp. 287-328. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 02.

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Abstract: A distinction between the "hard" and "soft" scientific disciplines is a modern commonplace, widely invoked to contrast the natural and the social sciences and to distribute value accordingly, where it was generally agreed that it was good to be "hard,"...

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Why Was "Custom a Second Nature" in Early Modern Medicine?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Bulletin of the history of medicine [Bull Hist Med] 2019; Vol. 93 (1), pp. 1-26.

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Abstract: "Custom is a second nature" is a saying that circulated long before the early modern period and in many different cultural settings. But the maxim had special salience, reference, and force in dietetic medicine from the late medieval period through the...

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Was Luigi Cornaro a Dietary Expert?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the history of medicine and allied sciences [J Hist Med Allied Sci] 2018 Apr 01; Vol. 73 (2), pp. 135-149.

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Abstract: Luigi Cornaro (d. 1566) was a Venetian nobleman whose book De Vita Sobria (On the Temperate Life) was an instant success and has proved to be one of the most long-lasting and influential works of practical medical advice, counseling readers how to live...

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A taste of science: Making the subjective objective in the California wine world.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social studies of science [Soc Stud Sci] 2016 Jun; Vol. 46 (3), pp. 436-460.

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Abstract: This article is about the relationship between the categories of the subjective and the objective in the late 20th-century California wine world, about attempts to transform 'soft' subjective judgments into 'hard' objective descriptions and evaluations...

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The sciences of subjectivity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social studies of science [Soc Stud Sci] 2012 Apr; Vol. 42 (2), pp. 170-84.

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Abstract: In historical and ethnographic studies of the making of scientific knowledge, there has been a long-standing fascination with deflating certain stories about objectivity. Among the resources used to achieve that deflation have been the notions of subje...

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Man with a plan: Herbert Spencer's theory of everything.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925) [New Yorker] 2007 Aug 13, pp. 75-9.

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