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natural science

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A science, such as biology, chemistry, or physics, that deals with the objects, phenomena, or laws of nature and the physical world.

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The representative of the FBiH Environmental Protection Fund, Adi Habul, emphasized that the fund has opted for active participation in assisting the National Museum and has used its funds to refurbish the Department of Natural Sciences. The purchase of research and computer equipment is also planned.
Caption: ROSAMOND PURCELL Piece of shipworm-gnawed wood from Civil War Confederate ship, the Joseph Maxwell From A Glorious Enterprise: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Making of American Science, 2012
In a parliamentary question to Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoy-lu on Wednesday, main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker Umut Oran said a total of 36 universities' chemistry departments, 31 universities' physics departments, 22 universities' biology departments and seven universities' mathematics departments will not accept students in the 2015-2016 academic year and that the number of natural science departments at state universities will be reduced from 241 to 145 because of YEuK's decision to close natural science programs in state universities that accepted less than 11 students in 2014.
2--Comparison of female and male teachers' viewpoints on the distribution of Glifford's creativity concave elements (fluency, originality and flexibility) in grade seven natural sciences school book.
In a world facing the effects of global warming, research within the natural sciences is of vital importance.
The recommendations include increasing the number of fully funded PhD students and post-doctoral fellows in the natural sciences and engineering, as well as increasing funding to granting councils, such as the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to strengthen their programs.
The goal of this article is to provide a formal classification of natural sciences. A necessary prerequisite for this attempt is a brief exposition of definitions related to natural sciences.
In 2013 we will provide more funds for the teaching of natural sciences in universities as this is a priority for us,
ERIC Descriptors: General Education; Standardized Tests; Social Sciences; Natural Sciences; Critical Thinking; Faculty Development; Multiple Choice Tests; Humanities; College Faculty; Interviews; Focus Groups; Teacher Attitudes; Intellectual Disciplines; Thinking Skills; Evaluation Methods; Student Evaluation; Accountability; Portfolio Assessment; Statistical Analysis; Essays; Writing Assignments
Those studying BSc Natural Sciences will be able count Earthwatch experience, such as expeditions in Costa Rica, the Amazon or closer to home in Britain, towards the practical science element of their study.
Jasper Kanster, the Dean of Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences visited here on Sunday Prince Mohammed bin Fahd University (PMU) and met with a number of officials of the university....
Energy company Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE:PNY) reported on Monday the donation of a USD250,000 environmental grant for the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' new Nature Research Center.

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