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To obtain data on the decomposition of the forest floor, a battery operated electrolytic respirometer was developed making it possible to measure CO₂ evolution from field moist forest floor samples in situ independent of root respiration. Banks of four respirometers powered by two 12-volt batteries were installed in three old...
This dissertation has two objectives. The first objective is to determine where best to situate the study of mentoring (i.e. the 'making of scientists') on the landscape of the history of science and science studies. This task is accomplished by establishing mentoring studies as a link between the robust body...
The communicative behavior of five species and subspecies of
Tropisternus Solier (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) was studied. These
aquatic beetles have stress and calling chirps (both sexes), a second
male calling signal (one species), a single male courtship sound
(usually), a male copulatory sound, and a female aggressive rejection
buzz (three species)....
The GALAXY computer is a large, high speed, general
purpose, digital computer intended to be used for solving
scientific problems. It requires a random access memory
system of 16,384 words of 59 bits each with a cycle time
of one microsecond or less. A memory system capable of