ALIEN


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ALIENAssociation Lilloise des Internes En Neurologie
ALIENALICE (A Large Ion Collider Experiment) Environment (physics software)
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Something alien had intruded into the old, perfect, school-day comradeship -- something that threatened to mar it.
In this way it came to pass that those scattered linen-weavers--emigrants from the town into the country--were to the last regarded as aliens by their rustic neighbours, and usually contracted the eccentric habits which belong to a state of loneliness.
Can aliens make treaties easier than friends can make laws?
This event was both organised and delivered by Beth Jackson (learning mentor) and her wonderful team of alien helpers
By "Alterity" she means readers can see an alien as a believable sentient person despite its strangeness (somewhat like Martin Buber's "I and Thou" concept) as opposed to the alien seen as a strange and horrifying other.
Wells' War of the Worlds and Robert Silverberg's Alien Years.
The Internal Revenue Code treats an individual as a resident alien if he or she meets one of three tests.
Once again, neither the Code nor the regulations address the beneficiary's nonresident alien status.
Alien narratives, in short, "challenge us to face head-on.
In desperation, European research teams have been investigating mechanical and chemical techniques to quell the alien algae.
An alien assassin is shot by the FBI, and the body vanishes; Mulder's sister is killed, bleeds green goo, and vanishes as well.