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All Articles for Magazine issue 1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)
Year (Volume & No.)TitleAbstractAuthorDownload
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Aquaculture: Fish Farms, Fish Ranches, Fish FactoriesAquaculture, a growing business in the United States, has the research needs of any embryo industry. Tapping wastewater. Abalone, oysters, tilapia.Sam IkerPDF
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Cosmic Ray Physics: Nature's Own Particle AcceleratorCosmic rays, at energies future accelerators can't hope to match, still have much to teach physicists and astrophysicists. Air showers.Mitchell WaldropPDF
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Human Origins: The Emergence of Homo sapiensModern humans--Homo sapiens--may have evolved independently on three continents. Were the Neanderthals--Homo sapiens neanderthalensis--absorbed, superseded or bypassed by the wave that was ultimately to become us?Boyce RensbergerPDF
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Math Cognition: Learning about LearningStudies of the development of cognition show children to have abundant tools at their command. Is counting uniquely human? Test yourself.Jane SteinPDF
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Neutrino Mass: The Lightweight Neutrino Weighs InExperiments indicating mass for neutrinos are not yet confirmed. But there are reasons to believe they're on the right track. To salvage a principle.Margaret SilbarPDF
1980 (Volume 11, No. 6)Symbiotic Astronomy: The Sky at All WavelengthsAn intricate interleaving of ground- and space-based studies is necessary to cover the spectrum by which the universe is known.William CromiePDF


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