musings and reference questions


A busy couple of days
February 15, 2006, 12:07 am
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*Evolution/sexual selection/adaptation of blackbirds, birds (aves), and tadpoles. Oh my!
Replete with printing problems, missing volumes and confusing journal titles.

*St. John’s Wort/Hypericum perforatum use in history and in different cultures.

*Spectral data for [Co(NH3)6]Cl3, starting with finding its CAS registry number.

*We are missing 11×17 paper for the photocopier and the Feb 9, 2006 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

*Nutritional information for organic food (and organic food labeling laws).



Questions I hath answered
February 3, 2006, 8:45 pm
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*A book or a chapter in a book on Newton’s Law of Linear Momentum. (hint, it’s also Newton’s 2nd law of motion and covered in every basic textbook on physics.)

*Still trying to help folks sign on to Science Direct.

*A missing book on fractals.