This investigation attempts to demonstrate that the development
of the early 20th century biological enterprise involved a striving for a
unifying theoretical perspective. A skeletal substantiation of this is
given by an overview of early 20th century biology in which some
biologists began recognizing a multiplicity of different orders of...
This analysis concerns the life and scientific work of Henry
Augustus Rowland (1848-1901), organizer and the first chairman of
the physics department at The Johns Hopkins University in 1876.
Special materials used in this research included three pieces of
Rowland's experimental apparatus which are extant in the Smithsonian
Aspects of bison ecology and behavior were studied in the Henry
Mountains, Utah during summer 1977 and summer 1978. Foraging
distributions of bison and of cattle were compared to elevation, slope,
horizontal distance from water, vertical distance from water, aspect,
and availability of preferred forage. The effect of bison-cattle