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Nature (also called the material world, the material universe, the natural world, and the natural universe) is all matter and energy in the universe.
In scale, 'nature' includes everything from the subatomic to the universal. This includes all things animal, plant, and mineral; all natural resources and events (e.g., hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes). It also includes the behavior of living organisms, and the processes (e.g., erosion, metamorphism, fossilization) associated with inanimate objects.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:30:53 -0800
In Russia, organizers of the 2014 Winter Olympics have called on dozens of shamans to pray for snow. But the centerpiece of the Olympic snow strategy is man-made: a massive system that features more than 550 snow-making machines. Sochi, Russia ...
The Economist (blog)
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:00:01 -0800
Any scientist will tell you that Nature and Science publish a lot of excellent work. And Dr Schekman is perhaps not the most disinterested observer: as he mentions in the article, he is the editor of eLife, an "open-access" journal (that is, one that ...
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:51:02 -0800
“The whole sequence of papers is very nice because it tests the dual [nature of the universes] in regimes where there are no analytic tests.” “They have numerically confirmed, perhaps for the first time, something we were fairly sure had to be true ...
Press of Atlantic City
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:58:48 -0800
Guided birding and nature walk 8 to 10 a.m. Fridays, starting at Forsythe NWR visitor center, off Route 9 in Oceanville, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-1665, ext. 21. Guided wildlife drive tours aboard 12-passenger electric shuttle from 1 to 3 p.m ...
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 09:04:16 -0800
It's as if nature has a way of tending to its gravest of wounds first, the rawest and most gaping of cuts on earth's skin. Much like a scab, the trees and vegetation take over the fresh lavaka, seal and protect the exposed land, and then create a new ...
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:26:15 -0800
A member of the grounds crew uses a blower to clear the yard lines during a game between the Eagles and Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Dec. 8, 2013. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images) ...
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 09:03:25 -0800
Editors at Nature took notice of these conversations, and sometimes participated. They'd help to explain a story they had written, answer questions that readers had, and direct people toward additional materials. Now, a new collaboration between Nature ...
The Daily Pennsylvanian
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:07:30 -0800
On a recent walk through the concrete blocks of midtown Manhattan, a steel-glass beehive of cuboid uniformity, the last thing on my mind was nature. The city is a monument to man's triumph over his wild origins, the apex of a greater societal trend.
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