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Variations of Solar Wind Parameters Over a Solar Cycle: Expectations for NASA's Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory (STEREO) Mission
The solar wind is plasma that flows outward from the sun into the heliosphere. Plasma consists of energetic particles, or electrically charged gas. Although the Sun is at the center of our solar system, not much is known ...
Mentor Relationships and Feared Selves: A Qualitative Study
The current study explored the ways in which mentors helped Black college students to avoid feared selves grounded in negative stereotypes. A purposive sample of 21 undergraduates (11 male, 10 female) who had completed at ...
Detecting Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (Adeleges tsugae) Impacts on Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) Stands in the Quabbin Reservoir Watershed Using AIMS-1 Imagery
The infestation of indigenous forest species by foreign pests plays an important role in ecosystem change, often altering stable stand composition and vigor. A recent and pressing infestation in the United States by a ...
Open Complex Contacts: An Analysis of the T5 N25 Discriminator Region Interaction with E. coli RNA Polymerase
E. coli RNA polymerase (RNAP) is known to contact a promoter via the UP element and its -35 and -10 hexameric sequences during the first stage of transcription to transition into a catalytically competent open complex. ...
Sisyphean Pursuit: Paper, Pixel, Unity of Being
Our lives seem to have grown increasingly dualistic in nature: Physical experience takes place alongside and often secondary to digital interaction. Modern platforms delivering instantaneous visual and audio communication ...