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  • 1972
  • Its title refers to the Tuskegee syphilis experiment - the notorious medical experiment conducted around Tuskegee, Alabama, lasting from 1932 to 1972, in which 400 subjects, mainly poor, black sharecroppers, were used in an investigation of the effects of syphilis without their knowledge or consent. (wikipedia.org)
  • series
  • We are going to be starting a new series - I'm not sure how long this will last, where we are going to talk about pivotal experiments in space and astronomy that really helped change the way we look at the universe. (astronomycast.com)
  • In psychology , the Asch conformity experiments or the Asch Paradigm refers to a series of studies directed by Solomon Asch studying if and how individuals yielded to or defied a majority group and the effect of such influences on beliefs and opinions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Failed Experiments" is the nineteenth episode of the third season of the American television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., based on the Marvel Comics organization S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division), revolving around the character of Phil Coulson and his team of S.H.I.E.L.D. agents as they attempt to defeat Hive. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Sirian Experiments relates directly to the first book in this series, Shikasta, which is the history of the planet Shikasta (an allegorical Earth) under the influence of three galactic empires, Canopus, Sirius and their mutual enemy, Puttiora. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lessing stated in an afterword in the next book in this series that The Sirian Experiments and The Making of the Representative for Planet 8 were inspired by her 50-year fascination with the ill-fated 1910-13 Antarctic expedition of Robert Falcon Scott. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of its focus on characterisation and social/cultural issues, and the de-emphasis of technological details, The Sirian Experiments is not strictly science fiction but soft science fiction, or "space fiction" as Lessing calls her Canopus in Argos series. (wikipedia.org)
  • She sets in motion a series of bio-sociological and genetic experiments where large numbers of primitive indigenous people from Sirian colonised planets are space-lifted to Rohanda and adapted there for work elsewhere in the Empire. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book contains four reports detailing a series of experiments that utilized mediums and sitters to investigate whether or not there is life after death. (wikipedia.org)
  • The series was constructed from 4 different experiments (code named Casey, Cowboy, Cobra, and Cogwheel). (wikipedia.org)
  • experimental design
  • Experimental design involves not only the selection of suitable independent, dependent, and control variables, but planning the delivery of the experiment under statistically optimal conditions given the constraints of available resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • observation
  • The term is generally associated with experiments in which the design introduces conditions that directly affect the variation, but may also refer to the design of quasi-experiments , in which natural conditions that influence the variation are selected for observation. (wikipedia.org)
  • types
  • Currently, 15 pathogens or toxins and seven types of experiments are classified as DURC, which means the U.S. government monitors and restricts research on this group knowing they are at high-risk of being misused for harmful intent. (laboratoryequipment.com)
  • One concern I have is that the current U.S. policy is focused on the list of agents and types of experiments, and I think there may be experiments outside this area of coverage that also present concern," Imperiale said. (laboratoryequipment.com)
  • Experiments and other types of hands-on activities are very important to student learning in the science classroom. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Matroshka (or Matroschka or Phantom) experiments on the International Space Station (ISS) use a mannequin that has been used to study cosmic radiation dose types and rates that relate to the health of space travellers on long duration missions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Duration
  • Workers' Compensation and Injury Duration: Evidence from a Natural Experiment ," American Economic Review , American Economic Association, vol. 85(3), pages 322-340, June. (repec.org)
  • Workers' Compensation and Injury Duration: Evidence from a Natural Experiment ," NBER Working Papers 3494, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • outcome
  • In its simplest form, an experiment aims at predicting the outcome by introducing a change of the preconditions, which is represented by one or more independent variables , also referred to as "input variables" or "predictor variables. (wikipedia.org)
  • Experiments provide insight into cause-and-effect by demonstrating what outcome occurs when a particular factor is manipulated. (wikipedia.org)
  • objective
  • That preparation includes identifying the objective of your test, choosing your original page, creating your variation pages, making sure the Analytics tracking code has been added to all pages, and determining the percentage of users you want to be included in your experiment. (google.com)
  • If you want to use goal completions and have not already created at least one goal , or if you want to create a new one now for the experiment, click Create a new objective . (google.com)
  • basic
  • In the basic version of this experiment, a coherent light source, such as a laser beam, illuminates a plate pierced by two parallel slits, and the light passing through the slits is observed on a screen behind the plate. (wikipedia.org)
  • book
  • The Afterlife Experiments (full title: The Afterlife Experiments: Breakthrough Scientific Evidence of Life After Death) is a book written by Gary Schwartz and William L. Simon, with a foreword by Deepak Chopra. (wikipedia.org)
  • report
  • Asch's report included descriptive accounts of a subject that remained "independent" and another that "yielded" following disclosure of the true nature of the experiment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Name field just below the URL, enter a name for the original page so that it's easy to identify in your experiment report. (google.com)
  • The Sirian Experiments (subtitled The Report by Ambien II, of the Five) tells the story of Shikasta from the Sirian point of view and describes the activities of Sirians on the planet and the strained relations of Sirius with Canopus. (wikipedia.org)
  • investigate
  • Scattering experiments are sometimes also called complementary when they investigate the same physical property of a system from two complementary view points in the sense of Bohr. (wikipedia.org)
  • provide
  • The experiments were designed to provide information about organizational learning and how teams improved their performance through practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell expanded on the theorem to provide what would become the conceptual foundation of the Bell test experiments. (wikipedia.org)
  • responses
  • Indeed, the definition of an experiment itself has changed in responses to changing norms and practices within particular fields of study. (wikipedia.org)
  • An experiment in immunology is a method of investigating immunological responses to antigens, or detecting and characterizing antibodies and lymphocytes. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • At any time, you can have up to 12 experiments per view that are running, in the process of being setup, or that are calculating your final data. (google.com)
  • When you create an experiment, Analytics assumes that you have already taken time to prepare . (google.com)
  • Set the minimum amount of time you want the experiment to run before Analytics declares a winner. (google.com)
  • Click Save for Later if you want to continue configuration of the experiment at a later time. (google.com)
  • Experiments can raise test scores and help a student become more engaged and interested in the material they are learning, especially when used over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vipeholm, outside Lund, was the country's largest facility for "uneducable retards" and was chosen to be the site of the largest experiment ever run on humans in Sweden at that time. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, at the time there was not any public debate about the ethics of the experiments themselves. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, time-resolved and energy-resolved experiments are said to be complementary. (wikipedia.org)
  • thus
  • Findings from the experiments thus described can be used to manipulate the immune response and develop treatments to combat immunological diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • They were arrayed around a Central Station which supplied power generated by a radioisotope thermoelectric generator (RTG) to run the instruments and communications so data collected by the experiments could be relayed to Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The experiments provided extensive knowledge about dental health and resulted in enough empirical data to link the intake of sugar to dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Under Percentage of traffic to experiment , select the percentage of users you want to include. (google.com)
  • If you choose, for example, to include 50 percent of your traffic in an experiment with only one variation page, then 25 percent of your overall site traffic will see that variation page, and the remaining 75 percent will see your original page (half of the users included in the experiment, plus half of all your users). (google.com)
  • Experiments typically include controls , which are designed to minimize the effects of variables other than the single independent variable . (wikipedia.org)
  • scientific
  • Confounding is commonly eliminated through scientific controls and/or, in randomized experiments , through random assignment . (wikipedia.org)
  • In engineering and the physical sciences, experiments are a primary component of the scientific method. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package ( ALSEP ) comprised a set of scientific instruments placed by the astronauts at the landing site of each of the five Apollo missions to land on the Moon following Apollo 11 (Apollos 12 , 14 , 15 , 16 , and 17 ). (wikipedia.org)
  • Apollo 11 left a smaller package called the Early Apollo Scientific Experiments Package , or EASEP . (wikipedia.org)
  • Experiments in Fluids is a scientific, peer-reviewed scientific journal published monthly by Springer Science+Business Media. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • The first experiment (Casey) was conducted with college students from which it was determined that culture was a large factor in team as well as individual performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Review
  • Estimating demand for public goods: An experiment ," European Economic Review , Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 111-130. (repec.org)
  • Developers that wish to set up experiments using the Analytics APIs (instead of in the UI) should review the Feature Reference for experiments on Google Developers. (google.com)
  • A single study typically does not involve replications of the experiment, but separate studies may be aggregated through systematic review and meta-analysis . (wikipedia.org)
  • control
  • If you'd like to make this an authentic experiment, you can create a control by simply wrapping a test tube containing the indicator water with some tinfoil. (ehow.com)
  • Ideally, all variables in an experiment are controlled (accounted for by the control measurements) and none are uncontrolled. (wikipedia.org)
  • When used, however, experiments typically follow the form of the clinical trial , where experimental units (usually individual human beings) are randomly assigned to a treatment or control condition where one or more outcomes are assessed. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast to norms in the physical sciences, the focus is typically on the average treatment effect (the difference in outcomes between the treatment and control groups) or another test statistic produced by the experiment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wanting her friends at SHIELD to feel what she is feeling while under Hive's control, Daisy suggests to him that they turn the agents into Inhumans once Radcliffe's experiments succeed. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • In this experiment, the doll has measured the radiation doses of the separate components of the ionizing cosmic radiation at the skin surface and at different locations inside a realistic human torso, in order to establish the relation between skin doses and organ doses. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this experiment Galileo used an inclined plane and several steel balls of different weights. (wikipedia.org)
  • given
  • Ideally, one would like to avoid regulations and get all the stakeholders in agreement that additional thought needs to be given to experiments [that] fall into this realm, from conception to publication. (laboratoryequipment.com)
  • Before the experiment, all actors were given detailed instructions on how they should respond to each trial (card presentation). (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • Waltz for Ellen" (Byron) -3:05 "Tuskegee Strutter's Ball" (Byron) -8:08 "In Memoriam: Uncle Dan" (Byron) -5:20 "Next Love" (Byron) -9:50 "Tears" (Byron) -8:12 "Main Stem" (Ellington) -7:26 "Diego Rivera" (Byron) -9:23 "Tuskegee Experiment" (Byron) -6:27 "Auf einer Burg" (Schumann) -3:28 (recorded November 1990 and July 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • determine
  • The experiments were sponsored both by the sugar industry and dentist community, in an effort to determine whether carbohydrates affected the formation of cavities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The experiments were done to determine the effects of mustard gas, now known to be highly carcinogenic (cancer causing). (wikipedia.org)
  • These experiments are used to determine the specificity, amount, isotype and affinity of the antibodies produced. (wikipedia.org)
  • test
  • The experiments in Rawalpindi were part of a much larger project intended to test the effects of chemical weapons on humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • Edible experiments provides a wealth of ideas based on chemistry and food to engage students and stimulate thinking about the relevance of chemistry. (rsc.org)
  • below
  • 2. Populate this page with a writing experiment using Glazier's essay and resources below. (google.com)
  • The theoretical framework for the experiments dates back to work by Harold G. White from 2003 as well as work by White and Eric W. Davis from 2006 that was published in the AIP, where they also consider how baryonic matter could, at least mathematically, adopt characteristics of dark energy (see section below). (wikipedia.org)
  • final
  • The destruction of BORAX-I caused the "aerial distribution of contaminants resulting from the final experiment of the BORAX-I reactor" and the likely contamination of the topmost 1 foot of soil over about 2 acres in the vicinity. (wikipedia.org)
  • perform
  • You can also perform an experiment testing how the size and type of plant can affect how quickly the plant respires. (ehow.com)
  • Even very young children perform rudimentary experiments to learn about the world and how things work. (wikipedia.org)
  • page
  • Remember that your original page is also part of your experiment. (google.com)
  • When you select this option, Content Experiments performs a head match on the variation URL, and replaces that portion with the URL of the original page. (google.com)
  • However
  • However, when this "single-slit experiment" is actually performed, the pattern on the screen is a diffraction pattern in which the light is spread out. (wikipedia.org)
  • scale
  • From 1947-1949, a group of mental patients were used as subjects in a full-scale experiment designed to bring about tooth decay. (wikipedia.org)