Monthly Archives: October 2014

Personality Traits and Facebook Use: The Combined/Interactive Effect of Extraversion, Neuroticism and Conscientiousness

Author(s) : Louise La Sala, Jason Skues, Sharon Grant ABSTRACT This study examined the influence of Big Five personality traits on Facebook usage and examined the interactions of traits in this context based on Torgersen’s (1995) typological approach. The effect … Continue reading

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The Ebola Crisis in the West African Region: Should It Have Been So Severe?

Author:Ezeakukwu E. Nsoedo ABSTRACT A lot of factors magnified the severity of the Ebola outbreak in the West African region. The various regional governments lack the rudimental health care structure and support equipment necessary to checkmate outbreak of infectious diseases … Continue reading

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Integration of Fogo Player and SAGE (Scalable Adaptive Graphics Environment) for 8K UHD Video Exhibition

Author(s) :Jane de Almeida, Guido Lemos de Souza Filho, Carlos Eduardo Coelho Freire Batista, Lucenildo Lins de Aquino Junior, Jose Ivan Vilarouca Filho, Manoel Silva Neto, Cicero Inacio da Silva, Leandro Ciuffo, Iara Machado, Clayton Reis da Silva ABSTRACT After … Continue reading

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Investigating Land-Use Change on Street Tree Ecosystems

Author(s):Thomas Turnbull1, Sharon Jean-Philippe1, Raymond Albright1, David Buckley1, Sean Schaeffer2, P. Eric Wiseman3 ABSTRACT In the early 1940’s, during the early stages of the Manhattan Project (WWII), of rural communities in Anderson County, Tennessee was rapidly converted into laboratory facilities … Continue reading

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Mathematical Modelling of Sterile Insect Technology for Mosquito Control

Author(s): Regina Jijoho Patinvoh1, Alfred Akpoveta Susu2 ABSTRACT Reduction of mosquito populations will, at least, reduce substantially the transmission of malaria disease. One potential method of achieving this reduction is the environmentally-friendly population control method known as the Sterile Insect … Continue reading

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Effect of Music on State of Ischaemia in Stable Angina; a Randomized Controlled Trial

Author(s):Samitha Siritunga, Kumudu Wijewardena, Ruwan Ekanayaka, Premadasa Mudunkotuwa ABSTRACT Introduction: Ischaemic heart disease is the number one cause of deaths in the world. As these patients experience severe distress due to a number of associated reasons, it is important to … Continue reading

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Effect of Specific Mechanical Energy on In-Vitro Digestion and Physical Properties of Extruded Rice-Based Snacks

Author(s): Yiming Feng, Youngsoo Lee ABSTRACT The effect of specific mechanical energy (SME) on in-vitro digestion and physical properties of extruded rice-based snacks was investigated in this study. Whole grains of medium grain brown rice (BR), medium grain sushi rice … Continue reading

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All the academic journals published by SCIRP have been included in Zeitschriftendatenbank (ZDB)

All the journals published by Scientific Research Publishing have been included in Zeitschriftendatenbank (ZDB) since September, 2014. Dear authors, please access the following link for more details: http://dispatch.opac.d-nb.de/DB=1.1/SET=4/TTL=1/CMD?ACT=SRCHA&IKT=8500&SRT=LST_ty&TRM=Scientific+Research+Publ. Besides, you can also check the indexing information of the journals from … Continue reading

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The boundary of universe is unlimited, without any need of the hypothesis that the universe starts off with the big bang

Author(s) :Ping’an Luo From the hypotheses compatible with microphysics theory, this paper establishes a new theoretical model of static universal gravitation and deduces new formula of the theory of universal gravitation. In a first order approximation, the new formula shows the … Continue reading

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