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The Gay Immigrant and the Use of Spanglish in Angel Lozado's No quero quedarme sola y vacia: A Lingustic Transgression or a Struggle to Assimilate in the Late Capitalist City.
(Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014-09)
Health and Transportation: Small Scale Area Association
(Elsevier Inc., 2015)
Public health, as a major factor influencing the livability and well-being of a community has 2 been a subject of interest in many academic fields. It is postulated that public health has strong 3 correlations with various ...
Call the Plumber: Improvable Models as Priming Artifacts in Student Engineering Design Activities
Within the last decade, there has been an increased emphasis on making engineering education accessible to K-12 students and focus more on making students engineering enabled. Research in this area is in its early stages ...
Epstein Barr Virus
The Epstein-Barr virus is a member of the herpes family, and is one of the most commonly found viruses in humans. Many people become infected during childhood, but the virus remains dormant within the throat and blood cells ...
The eyes of a parasite (Diptera: Eldunnia breviceps)
This image was created with a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) and it depicts the head of Eldunnia breviceps, a blood-feeding ectoparasite. These flies, called “bat flies,” have remarkable adaptations for life on a bat, ...
Highly Dispersed Gold Nanoparticles on Order Silicon Dioxide
Metal catalysts, like those in our automobile catalytic converters, are composed of tiny metal particles anchored into place on highly porous materials called supports. It is becoming more important than ever today to ...
Love ‘em or Hate ‘em, you can help to study them
"Unlike most mammals, tree squirrels are diurnal, active year round, and can live well near humans. Because of this, the range of tree squirrels is expanding and they are an important component of our urban ecosystems. ...
Remnants of an Empire
Remnants of an Inca storage structure built on the side of a mountain in the sacred valley. The image was taken from the Inca fortification of Olla Taytambo, one of the many impressive Inca sites I visited in the Sacred ...
This anodized aluminum oxide (AAO) is a nanoporous material which produces a highly visible color spectrum when enhanced by a thin layer of gold. Through the application of various chemicals, AAOs are being used to create ...
City of the Cul-de-Sac
"This image, which is a digital photograph of a 24”-diameter mixed-media model, speculates on alternative arrangements for the city. In the model, “sprawl” development is unleashed on a spherical surface, thus questioning ...