Writing And Presenting In English

Author: Petey Young
Editor: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080469324
Size: 10,99 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Rosetta Stone of Science is a useful and practical guide to presenting scientific research in the English language. It is written specifically for scientists who would like to improve the effectiveness with which they use the English language and improve their communicative skills in order to become published and develop more confidence in presenting their work at international conferences. Part 1 of the book covers the style preferred by today's leading journals, discusses how to prepare models for writing research papers, and provides advice for writing abstracts, proposals, and editing. Examples of cover letters are also given. Part 2 discusses the various arts and techniques used by successful presenters at scientific conferences. The content of the book is presented in a light, simple and informative manner making The Rosetta Stone of Science an entertaining and instructive read. This book will prove invaluable to all scientists, research fellows, post-docs, and graduate students whose first language is not English.

Creating A Presentation In Powerpoint

Author: Tom Negrino
Editor: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0321278445
Size: 16,29 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Rather than cover each and every option available in PowerPoint, this concise guide takes users through a single presentation and demonstrates the quickest, easiest, most effective way to communicate their ideas, starting with creating a slide and continuing through formatting charts and tables, incorporating sound and video, creating transitions, and adding a bit of panache to the final result. Beginner.

In Defense Of Science

Author: Frank R. Spellman
Editor: Government Institutes
ISBN: 1605907111
Size: 11,12 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Today, only a few people outside of the scientific community are conversant with the tradition of science and its many breakthroughs. The rest are scientifically illiterate. So say Frank R. Spellman and Joni Price-Bayer, authors of In Defense of Science: Why Scientific Literacy Matters. This book explains why ordinary citizens need to have an understanding of science, its methods, and its groundbreaking discoveries. The authors introduce the most basic scientific concepts in accessible and straightforward language. Along the way they debunk several misconceptions of science and scientists, and arrive at a view of science as an integral part of society, policy, and everyday life.

Handbook Of Research On Maximizing Cognitive Learning Through Knowledge Visualization

Author: Ursyn, Anna
Editor: IGI Global
ISBN: 1466681438
Size: 18,25 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The representation of abstract data and ideas can be a difficult and tedious task to handle when learning new concepts; however, the advances of emerging technology have allowed for new methods of representing such conceptual data. The Handbook of Research on Maximizing Cognitive Learning through Knowledge Visualization focuses on the use of visualization technologies to assist in the process of better comprehending scientific concepts, data, and applications. Highlighting the utilization of visual power and the roles of sensory perceptions, computer graphics, animation, and digital storytelling, this book is an essential reference source for instructors, engineers, programmers, and software developers interested in the exchange of information through the visual depiction of data.

Popular Science

Size: 14,77 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

Africa On Film And Videotape 1960 81

Author: Robert Cancel
Size: 19,80 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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