Encyclopedias as Topic: Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)MedlinePlus: NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE service for health professionals and consumers. It links extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other reviewed sources of information on specific diseases and conditions.Consumer Health Information: Information intended for potential users of medical and healthcare services. There is an emphasis on self-care and preventive approaches as well as information for community-wide dissemination and use.Social Media: Platforms that provide the ability and tools to create and publish information accessed via the INTERNET. Generally these platforms have three characteristics with content user generated, high degree of interaction between creator and viewer, and easily integrated with other sites.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Peer Review: An organized procedure carried out by a select committee of professionals in evaluating the performance of other professionals in meeting the standards of their specialty. Review by peers is used by editors in the evaluation of articles and other papers submitted for publication. Peer review is used also in the evaluation of grant applications. It is applied also in evaluating the quality of health care provided to patients.Information Services: Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Databases, Nucleic Acid: Databases containing information about NUCLEIC ACIDS such as BASE SEQUENCE; SNPS; NUCLEIC ACID CONFORMATION; and other properties. Information about the DNA fragments kept in a GENE LIBRARY or GENOMIC LIBRARY is often maintained in DNA databases.Molecular Sequence Annotation: The addition of descriptive information about the function or structure of a molecular sequence to its MOLECULAR SEQUENCE DATA record.Information Storage and Retrieval: Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.Dance Therapy: The use of dancing for therapeutic purposes.Viscum album: A plant species of the family VISCACEAE, order Santalales, subclass Rosidae. This is the traditional mistletoe of literature and Christmas. Members contain viscotoxin (5 kDa basic polypeptides related to thionins), beta-galactoside- and N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-specific lectin II (60 kDa), and polysaccharides. Mistletoe lectin I is a type 2 ribosome-inactivating protein. Commercial extracts include Plenosol, Eurixor, Helixor Isorel, Iscador, and NSC 635089 (ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS, PHYTOGENIC).Dancing: Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.Chenopodium album: A plant species in the CHENOPODIUM genus known for edible greens.Blood: The body fluid that circulates in the vascular system (BLOOD VESSELS). Whole blood includes PLASMA and BLOOD CELLS.PaperExpeditions: Usually refers to planned scientific data-gathering excursions.Anecdotes as Topic: Brief accounts or narratives of an incident or event.AnecdotesIndiaHistory, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Famous PersonsPosters as Topic: Single or multi-sheet notices made to attract attention to events, activities, causes, goods, or services. They are for display, usually in a public place and are chiefly pictorial.PrintingRoman World: A historical and cultural entity dispersed across a wide geographical area under the political domination and influence of ancient Rome, bringing to the conquered people the Roman civilization and culture from 753 B.C. to the beginning of the imperial rule under Augustus in 27 B.C. The early city built on seven hills grew to conquer Sicily, Sardinia, Carthage, Gaul, Spain, Britain, Greece, Asia Minor, etc., and extended ultimately from Mesopotamia to the Atlantic. Roman medicine was almost entirely in Greek hands, but Rome, with its superior water system, remains a model of sanitation and hygiene. (From A. Castiglioni, A History of Medicine, 2d ed pp196-99; from F. H. Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, pp107-120)AustriaGreeceHistory, Ancient: The period of history before 500 of the common era.Cimicidae: A family of wingless, blood-sucking insects of the suborder HETEROPTERA, including the bedbugs and related forms. Cimex (BEDBUGS), Heamatosiphon, and Oeciacus are medically important genera. (From Dorland, 28th ed)Fruiting Bodies, Fungal: The fruiting 'heads' or 'caps' of FUNGI, which as a food item are familiarly known as MUSHROOMS, that contain the FUNGAL SPORES.Drosophila melanogaster: A species of fruit fly much used in genetics because of the large size of its chromosomes.Bacteria: One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Drosophila: A genus of small, two-winged flies containing approximately 900 described species. These organisms are the most extensively studied of all genera from the standpoint of genetics and cytology.CaliforniaAfrican Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Disasters: Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.Monitoring, Ambulatory: The use of electronic equipment to observe or record physiologic processes while the patient undergoes normal daily activities.Students, Medical: Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.Universities: Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
  • Blood on the Dance Floor - HIStory in the Mix ist ein im Mai 1997 veröffentlichtes Remixalbum von Michael Jackson , mit fünf bis dahin unbekannten Stücken. (wikipedia.org)
  • HIStory on Film, Volume II , 1997 yılında Sony Music Video Enterprises tarafından piyasaya sürülen bir Michael Jackson koleksiyon albümüdür. (wikipedia.org)
  • en:GNU Free Documentation License version 1.1 released. (wikimedia.org)
  • The end result is a digital resource that available free online for anyone to use or edit, much like a "Wikipedia" for evolutionary trees. (eurekalert.org)
  • DUBLIN, Ohio, 20 June 2017-This fall, OCLC's WebJunction will offer a free, 10-week online training program for public library staff interested in gaining skills in Wikipedia editing and engagement in a collaborative learning environment with public library peers. (google.com)
  • Someone who has spent 40 to 80 hours per week almost every week for 16 years digitally indexing human history in lineage-linked format should not be dismissed as just a hobbyist. (familyforest.com)
  • I figured the person who made the change is somebody who knows of my work, because I've written about it so much online, and who is inclined to edit Wikipedia, which correlates with an interest in my work. (jonudell.net)
  • During the presentation, I provided evidence and possible research lines in order to argue how it is becoming possible to study history (of current events) by analyzing what it is written about these events by thousands of editors on Wikipedia. (gnuband.org)
  • Auch „Is It Scary" - der Titel war bereits 1993 im Gespräch - sollte schon auf dem HIStory -Album erscheinen, was jedoch ebenfalls nicht passierte. (wikipedia.org)
  • Areas of secondary diversity are found in Africa, indicating a long history of banana cultivation in the region.Some recent discoveries of banana phytoliths in Cameroon dating to the first millennium BCE have triggered an as yet unresolved debate about the antiquity of banana cultivation in Africa. (hubpages.com)
  • ELI5: why don't you hear about the history of Africa before colonialism? (reddit.com)
  • In modern terms, natural philosophy roughly corresponded to modern physics and chemistry , while natural history included the biological and geological sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • A generally anonymous user at Wikipedia instigated a deletion of the Family Forest ® page which had been up since January of 2007 at Wikipedia, and it feels like a malicious attack. (familyforest.com)
  • Add your comments on my Wikipedia User talk page (using the ~~~~ symbol so to leave your Wikipedia username at the end of the comment). (merlot.org)
  • This page is being rewritten, expanded and reorganized as part of the Wikimedia history project. (wikimedia.org)
  • We identified tobacco-related content including history and culture, product features, health warnings, home page of cigarette brands, and Web-based tobacco shops. (jmir.org)
  • For other uses, see Natural history (disambiguation) . (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural history is a domain of inquiry involving organisms , including animals , fungi , and plants , in their natural environment, leaning more towards observational than experimental methods of study. (wikipedia.org)
  • A person who studies natural history is called a naturalist or natural historian . (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural history encompasses scientific research but is not limited to it. (wikipedia.org)
  • The meaning of the English term "natural history" (a calque of the Latin historia naturalis ) has narrowed progressively with time, while, by contrast, the meaning of the related term "nature" has widened (see also History below). (wikipedia.org)
  • The study of nature revived in the Renaissance , and quickly became a third branch of academic knowledge, itself divided into descriptive natural history and natural philosophy , the analytical study of nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural history had been encouraged by practical motives, such as Linnaeus' aspiration to improve the economic condition of Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern definitions of natural history come from a variety of fields and sources, and many of the modern definitions emphasize a particular aspect of the field, creating a plurality of definitions with a number of common themes among them. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, while natural history is most often defined as a type of observation and a subject of study, it can also be defined as a body of knowledge, and as a craft or a practice, in which the emphasis is placed more on the observer than on the observed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Definitions from biologists often focus on the scientific study of individual organisms in their environment, as seen in this definition by Marston Bates: "Natural history is the study of animals and Plants-of organisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some definitions go further, focusing on direct observation of organisms in their environments, both past and present, such as this one by G.A. Bartholomew: "A student of natural history, or a naturalist, studies the world by observing plants and animals directly. (wikipedia.org)
  • The history of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can be traced back to the 1861 incorporation of the "Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston Society of Natural History " led primarily by William Barton Rogers . (jakearchibald.com)
  • On April 10, 1861, the governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts signed a charter for the incorporation of the "Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston Society of Natural History" which had been submitted by William Barton Rogers , a natural scientist. (jakearchibald.com)
  • Natural history is the scientific research of plants or animals, leaning more towards observational rather than experimental methods of study, and encompasses more research published in magazines than in academic journals. (wikisource.org)
  • Writing History in the Digital Age began as a "what-if" experiment by posing a question: How have Internet technologies influenced how historians think, teach, author, and publish? (jhu.edu)
  • The training program and webinar are part of Wikipedia + Public Libraries: Better Together , a project designed to strengthen ties between U.S. public libraries and Wikipedia to expand public access to authoritative information and serve public libraries' diverse communities. (google.com)
  • De single Blood on the Dance Floor werd in Europa een groot succes met een nummer 1-positie in Engeland en in Nederland een vierde plaats in de Top 40 . (wikipedia.org)
  • Blood on the Dance Floor: HIStory in the Mix is a remix album by Michael Jackson . (wikipedia.org)
  • Some commercial software products make use of hand histories to assemble a record of a player's winnings and losses, and track their playing habits as well as those of their opponents. (wikipedia.org)
  • If they will reexamine the Family Forest deletion decision, for the next 120 days they can make the following available at Wikipedia. (familyforest.com)
  • Doesn't it seem that a system of digital links which can generate tens of billions of pages of high quality ancestral history charts, ebooks, and reports should be considered notable, and a system of digital links which can map out a larger portion of the early ancestral pathways than they can see anywhere else for at least one out of three people on the planet should be considered notable? (familyforest.com)
  • Some fellow residents of my town have recently noticed, and pointed out to me, that I'm listed in Wikipedia as a notable inhabitant of Keene, NH. (jonudell.net)
  • Librarians can register now for a July 19 webinar , "Wikipedia for Libraries: Preview the Possibilities, Discover the Opportunities," that will preview the fall program and describe how librarians can use Wikipedia to connect more people to their library collections and creatively involve community members. (google.com)
  • If the poker site and client permit it, plain text versions of hand histories may be made available to players, which facilitates personal record-keeping and the sharing of interesting or problematic hands. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's an interesting paradox, a lot of the credibility of wikipedia comes from the persistent visibility of high quality results and low likelihood of encountering vandalism. (jonudell.net)
  • It is called by the reliable media a coup d'état,deposing a president especially elected is a coup d'état ,and wikipedia only goes with neutral naming,' another notes. (foreignpolicy.com)