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Written or printed communication between individuals or between persons and representatives of corporate bodies. The correspondence may be personal or professional. In medical and other scientific publications the letter is usually from one or more authors to the editor of the journal or book publishing the item being commented upon or discussed. Letter as a publication type is often accompanied by comment.

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Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment

... a person has a fast or slow lifestyle. (Any real speeding up of reaction time in city dwellers, should be measured by subliminal visual testing of letters or numbers.)The phenomenon associated with reactions to scenes of violence whether to people animals or the environment is one of 'habituation.' ...

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by animartco
Fri Mar 07, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
Replies: 45
Views: 32854


... actions. For example, append, in sequence, to "0.", a "1" for any word written by me in this post, that has an odd number of letters and a "0" for any word with an even number; 0.100011001 etc. It would be begging the question against determinists to say that this ...

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by ughaibu
Thu Oct 24, 2013 8:57 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 18498

Re: Beneficial mutations vs harmful

... mutations in regards to evolution is by assuming that the beneficial mutation in question spells ''HOUSE''. We first have H. There are 26 letters in the alphabet, so there exists a 1 in 26 probability that the next letter (mutation) shall be a ''O'' - a neutral or beneficial mutation. ...

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by Coelacanth
Sun Oct 13, 2013 6:08 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Beneficial mutations vs harmful
Replies: 12
Views: 3812

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... explores how spontaneous vibrations in these hair cells synchronize intermittently with weak mechanical signals. As described in Physical Review Letters, the observations suggest that hair cells may respond to sounds through changes in the timing (or phase) of their internally driven vibrations. ...

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by GremlinGnome422
Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:25 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 88
Views: 117019

Re: mutations and dependencies

... implications, but not explicitly pointing out those implications. A good example is Robert Gentry, whose 1982 report [Geophysical Research Letters 9(10):1129–1130] of high helium retentions in zircons was the basis for my RATE helium diffusion project. But none of us, despite frequent tries, ...

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by jinx25
Tue Feb 19, 2013 6:13 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mutations and dependencies
Replies: 29
Views: 14678
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