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Soul

soul 1. The spiritual, rational, and immortal part in man; that part of man which enables him to think, and which renders... Read More

Cracking the SAT Biology E/M Subject Test, 2005-2006 Edition (College Test Prep) by J.Wright

Cracking the SAT Biology E/M Subject Test, 2005-2006 Edition (College Test Prep)   ... Read More

Sensibility

sensibility Origin: Cf. F. Sensibilite, LL. Sensibilitas. 1. (Science: physiology) The quality or state of being sensible,... Read More

Refine

refine 1. To reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; to free from impurities; to free from dross or alloy; to separate... Read More

Summation

summation The act of summing, or forming a sum, or total amount; also, an aggregate. Of this series no summation is possible... Read More

Abilities

Ability The quality or state of being able; power to perform, whether physical, moral, intellectual, conventional, or legal;... Read More

Innate

Innate 1. Inborn; native; natural; as, innate vigor; innate eloquence. 2. (Science: psychology) Originating in, or derived... Read More

Fool

Fool 1. One destitute of reason, or of the common powers of understanding; an idiot; a natural. 2. A person deficient in... Read More

Theology

theology (Science: study) The science of god or of religion; the science which treats of the existence, character, and... Read More

Expansive delusion

Expansive delusion --> delusion of grandeur a delusion in which one believes himself possessed of great wealth,... Read More

Engine

Engine 1. (pronounced, in this sense,) natural capacity; ability; skill. A man hath sapiences three, memory, engine, and... Read More

Mad

Mad 1. A slattern. 2. The name of a female fairy, especially. The queen of the fairies; and hence, sometimes, any... Read More

Influence

Influence To control or move by power, physical or moral; to affect by gentle action; to exert an influence upon; to modify,... Read More

Perceive

perceive 1. To obtain knowledge of through the senses; to receive impressions from by means of the bodily organs; to take... Read More

The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World

 The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World      ... Read More

Ability

Ability The quality or state of being able; power to perform, whether physical, moral, intellectual, conventional, or legal;... Read More

Genius

Genius Origin: L. Genius, prop, the superior or divine nature which is innate in everything, the spirit, the tutelar deity... Read More

New Evidence Debunks ‘Stupid’ Neanderthal Myth

August 26, 2008 — Research by UK and American scientists has struck another blow to the theory that Neanderthals (Homo... Read More

Songbirds Prefer The Latest Music: Golden Oldies Just Don’t Cut It With The Chicks

Songbirds Prefer The Latest Music: Golden Oldies Just Don't Cut It With The Chicks      Duke University... Read More

Six-billion-dollar Human Is Becoming Reality, As Bionics Restores Or Expands Humans’ Abilities

In the mid-1970s, when scientists in a popular TV series rebuilt a wounded, barely-living test pilot into the world's... Read More

Mendel’s Legacy: The Origin of Classical Genetics

    AUTHORS:  Elof Axel Carlson PRODUCT... Read More

The Crucible of Creation: The Burgess Shale and the Rise of Animals

The Crucible of Creation: The Burgess Shale and the Rise of Animals     ... Read More

A Brief History of Time

A Brief History of Time      ... Read More

The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time      ... Read More

Pace

pace 1. A single movement from one foot to the other in walking; a step. 2. The length of a step in walking or marching,... Read More