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Glee, Flash Mobs, and the Creation of Heightened Realities
The television series Glee managed to succeed where other musical television series failed. This can be partially attributed to the emergence of flash mob culture and social media in the same time period, which created a ...
The role of demography and markets in determining deforestation rates near Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar.
(Public Library of Science, 6/17/2009)
The highland forests of Madagascar are home to some of the world's most unique and diverse flora and fauna and to some of its poorest people. This juxtaposition of poverty and biodiversity is continually reinforced by rapid ...
Loss Model for Gallium Nitride DC-DC Buck Converter
In recent years, more research has been done on Enhancement Mode Gallium Nitride (eGaN) converters as the world is moving towards more power efficient converters. The process to make converters more efficient was complicated ...
Assessing the Openness of Anthropology Journals
(Journal of Scholarly Publishing, 2017-10)
This study analyzes the extent of gold open access (OA) publishing options in 377 anthropology journals by applying a coding scheme ranging from 0) non-transparent publishing options to 5) fully OA (free to read and ...
The Homeschooling of Scout Finch
(Changing English, 2012-12)
Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a Mockingbird is one of the most widely taught texts in language arts classrooms through the English-speaking world and is greatly valued by many readers today for its depiction of youth grappling ...
From Farm to Pantry: Canning and Food Preservation Resources
(Reference and User Services Quarterly, 2017-04)
Mississippi Cooks: Building a Culinary Collection
(Mississippi Library Association, 2017)
Cardiac fibroblast-dependent extracellular matrix accumulation is associated with diastolic stiffness in type 2 diabetes.
(Public Library of Science, 8/21/2013)
Cardiovascular complications are a leading cause of death in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Diastolic dysfunction is one of the earliest manifestations of diabetes-induced changes in left ventricular (LV) ...
Implication of lateral genetic transfer in the emergence of Aeromonas hydrophila isolates of epidemic outbreaks in channel catfish.
(Public Library of Science, 11/20/2013)
To investigate the molecular basis of the emergence of Aeromonas hydrophila responsible for an epidemic outbreak of motile aeromonad septicemia of catfish in the Southeastern United States, we sequenced 11 A. hydrophila ...
Overexpression of CONSTANS homologs CO1 and CO2 fails to alter normal reproductive onset and fall bud set in woody perennial poplar.
(Public Library of Science, 9/19/2012)
CONSTANS (CO) is an important flowering-time gene in the photoperiodic flowering pathway of annual Arabidopsis thaliana in which overexpression of CO induces early flowering, whereas mutations in CO cause delayed flowering. ...