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Influence of Soil Moisture Status on Soil Cadmium Phytoavailability and Accumulation in Plantain (Plantar lanceolata)
The effect of fluctuating soil moisture cycles on soil cadmium (Cd) phytoavailability was investigated in a pot trial with two contrasting soils (Kereone (Allophanic), total Cd 0.79 mg kg−1; and Topehaehae (Gley), total ...
ForceGen: Atomic covalent bond value derivation for Gromacs
(Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2018-01)
A large number of crystallographic protein structures include ligands, small molecules and post-translational modifications. Atomic bond force values for computational atomistic models of post-translational or non-standard ...
Book Review: Another Science Is Possible
(Frontiers Media, 2018-04-04)
The philosopher of science Isabelle Stengers provides some food for thought regarding both the way we are doing science and the need for an alternative approach likened to the slow movement in other spheres of life. The ...
Cross-cultural analysis of teacher confirmation, student motivation, classroom emotion and emotional interest in China, Korea, and Japan
(Intercultural communication, 2018-07-01)
With an understanding that instructional communication and learning behaviors differ culturally, this study investigates the relationship between teacher confirmation and student motivation among Chinese, Korean, and ...
Tropfest, masculinity and the gendered everyday
(University of Western Australia, 2018-05-31)
Assembling the Weather: Expertise, Authority and the Negotiation of trans-Tasman Aviation Forecasts
The tyranny of distance has always figured significantly in accounts of New Zealand’s place in the world. In these accounts the emergence of new technologies: steam ships, telegraph cables, refrigeration, satellite ...
Chromosome architecture constrains horizontal gene transfer in bacteria
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-05-29)
Despite significant frequencies of lateral gene transfer between species, higher taxonomic groups of bacteria show ecological and phenotypic cohesion. This suggests that barriers prevent panmictic dissemination of genes ...
Reality vs expectations: An exploratory study of New Zealand nurses' perceptions of HR measures
When nurses believe that human resources (HR) measures used to record data describing their work are inappropriate, it may result in low engagement in the measurement process and in higher on-the-job stress, and it may be ...