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I have never before experienced such a trial of the nervous system; there was a moment, I acknowledge, when the fortiter in re faltered before so terrible an enemy; but the love of natural science bore me up, and brought me off in triumph
Even in natural science he was not altogether abreast of his time--he refused to accept Harvey's discovery of the manner of the circulation of the blood and the Copernican system of astronomy.
At Cambridge he had spent a great deal of his time working in the laboratory, and had taken a good class in the Natural Science Tripos of his year.
He who can read Sir Charles Lyell's grand work on the Principles of Geology, which the future historian will recognise as having produced a revolution in natural science, yet does not admit how incomprehensibly vast have been the past periods of time, may at once close this volume.
But the young philology professor borrowed books on the natural sciences liberally from the university library: Cantor's Mathematische Beitrage, Funke's Lehrbuch der Physiologie, Kopp's Geschichte der Chemie, Ladenburg's Entwicklung der Chemie, Pouillet's two-volume Physik, and Zollner's Enzyklopadie der Physik (listed in Alwin Mittasch, Friedrich Nietzsche als Naturphilosoph (Stuttgart: Kroner, 1952), p.
The program is supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
MD), a division of Cambridge Information Group and a company that specializes in publishing and distributing in print and electronically 100 bibliographic and full-text databases and journals in the natural sciences, social sciences, arts & humanities, and technology areas, has made three acquisitions, including the purchase of a database, a reference and an r&d research site.
MAPP measures college-level reading, writing, mathematics, and critical thinking in the context of the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
Fewer than two-thirds of the class of 2004 who took the exam completed the recommended four years of English and three years each of math (algebra and higher), natural sciences and social sciences.
Canada's closest analogue of the National Science Foundation, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, needs to expand its outreach programs and spearhead a campaign to develop Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Canada.
Stephanie Henderson, a former pupil at Bydales School in Marske, has the chance to study natural sciences at St John's College, Cambridge; David Scales, who went to Huntcliff School in Saltburn, has been offered a place studying natural sciences at Kings College, Cambridge; Benjamin Grandey, a former Acklam Grange School pupil, has been offered the chance to study physics at St John's College, Oxford; and Jessie Cong Wie, originally from China, has been offered a place studying maths at St Hilda's College, Oxford.
School officials told LeVake this was unacceptable and reassigned him to teach ninth-grade natural sciences, a class that does not deal with evolution.
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