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Impacts of entrainment and impingement on fish populations: A review of the scientific evidence

Lawrence W. Barnthouse
2013 Environmental Science and Policy  
Phase I would cover new cooling The available scientific evidence does not support a conclusion that reducing entrainment and impingement mortality via regulation of cooling water intakes will result in  ...  aquatic ecosystems, and (3) EPA's own assessments of causes of degradation in coastal environments.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2013.03.001 fatcat:k3zo3rg46jhopagxq3nlegcwiu

Pharmaceuticals in the environment: scientific evidence of risks and its regulation

A. Kuster, N. Adler
2014 Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences  
We very much appreciate the comments of John Kucklick and three anonymous reviewers.  ...  The open scientific literature demonstrates that pharmaceuticals enter the environment and can produce adverse effects.  ...  increasing global population.  ... 
doi:10.1098/rstb.2013.0587 pmid:25405974 pmcid:PMC4213597 fatcat:3323hs4cefcotovmkdlbv22pyy

Is ventilation duct cleaning useful? A review of the scientific evidence

M. S. Zuraimi
2010 Indoor Air: International Journal of Indoor Environment and Health  
A revie w of t he sc ie nt ific evide nc e NRCC-53529 Sultan, Z.M.  ...  The aim of this paper is to systematically review the scientific evidence for these claims.  ...  population (Cook and Campbell, 1979; Gordis, 1996) .  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1600-0668.2010.00672.x pmid:21070373 fatcat:ew6jz3qypjekjfl3fwxdu6peva

Scientific Evidence and the Law

Barbara Osimani, Federica Russo, Jon Williamson
2011 The Journal of Philosophy  
In order to maximise expected utility certain probabilities are required and it is argued that objective Bayesianism offers the most plausible means to determine the optimal decision in cases where evidence  ...  , and the introduction of (ii) the reversal of proof burden in liability norms.  ...  a causal link has been established by absolutely clear scientific evidence‖ (art.  ... 
doi:10.5840/jpsl20111122 fatcat:be3wupvym5emrcpnlxldhxhnqe

(13)-beta-D-glucans and respiratory health: a review of the scientific evidence

J. Douwes
2005 Indoor Air: International Journal of Indoor Environment and Health  
Furthermore, the review discusses exposure assessment methods, the potential for exposure control and it concludes with identifying research needs.  ...  The observational and experimental studies reviewed suggested some association between (1 fi 3)-b-D-glucan exposure, airway inflammation and symptoms, however, results were mixed and specific symptoms  ...  Acknowledgements The author would like to thank Professor Neil Pearce and Dr Wijnand Eduard for their valuable comments on the draft manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1600-0668.2005.00333.x pmid:15865616 fatcat:wd7rbw4apzgtfhyv4yvtmlv7zq

Population and environment in the twenty-first century

Malcolm Potts
2007 Population and environment  
However, since the UN 1994 Cairo conference on population and development, support for international family has collapsed and fertility declines in many of the poorest countries have stalled.  ...  Almost all the additional growth in population will take place in the world's poorest countries, and it is imperative that the international community act to improve access to family planning in those  ...  Human population as a dynamic factor in environmental degradation. [this volume]. Popul Environ (2007) 28:204-211 205 Campbell MM (2006) [this volume].  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11111-007-0045-6 fatcat:qjj6qpccmncrhfxwggiie2muom

The epistemology of scientific evidence

Douglas Walton, Nanning Zhang
2012 Artificial Intelligence and Law  
The paper critically reviews the standards of admissibility of scientific evidence using the ESE.  ...  In place of the traditional epistemological view of knowledge as justified true belief we argue that artificial intelligence and law needs an evidence-based epistemology according to which scientific knowledge  ...  For example, DNA involves several disciplines such as molecular biology, genetics, environmental biology, physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, population genetics, and statistics.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10506-012-9132-9 fatcat:cb4xk4ntpjaajgfpotk34yucha

Conventional immunosuppression: the search for scientific evidence

Carlos E. Pavesio
2020 Eye (London. 1987)  
Clinical trials are expensive, time consuming, and old drugs are unlikely to be attractive outside an academic environment. For all these reasons, the work by Rathinam  ...  therapy in the studied patient population, but it was associated with frequent side-effects, especially the development of cataract and increase in intraocular pressure, with many patients requiring filtering  ...  Clinical trials are expensive, time consuming, and old drugs are unlikely to be attractive outside an academic environment. For all these reasons, the work by Rathinam * Carlos E.  ... 
doi:10.1038/s41433-020-0875-3 pmid:32341535 pmcid:PMC7785007 fatcat:sznkv4vns5azfapj2prcptgm34

Evidence for self-sustaining populations of Arcuatula senhousia in the UK and a review of this species' potential impacts within Europe

Gordon James Watson, Jesie Dyos, Peter Barfield, Paul Stebbing, Kate Gabrielle Dey
2021 Scientific Reports  
The invasive Asian date mussel (Arcuatula senhousia) inhabits diverse global coastal environments, in some circumstances posing significant ecological and economic risks.  ...  The intertidal population was, in part, associated with seagrass (Zostera spp.) and attached to bivalves.  ...  We also thank Tom Newton and Tullus Bergmann for supplying data on behalf of the Environment Agency.  ... 
doi:10.1038/s41598-021-86876-x pmid:33958602 fatcat:6ik22xjnurf37i4txr2mssdbdi

Latitude affects Morningness-Eveningness: evidence for the environment hypothesis based on a systematic review

Christoph Randler, Arash Rahafar
2017 Scientific Reports  
Supplement 1: Studies used for the analysis in alphabetical order and comments. The numbering of the studies follows the numbering in the data sheet (S3).  ...  TI Evidence for the validity of the composite scale of morningness based on students from Germany and Poland -relationship with sleep-wake and social schedules SO BIOLOGICAL RHYTHM RESEARCH TC 2 Z9  ...  Davis, Scott TI The impact of chronotype on melatonin levels among shift workers SO OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE TC 5 Z9 5 SN 1351-0711 EI 1470-7926 PD MAR PY 2014 VL 71 IS 3 BP 195  ... 
doi:10.1038/srep39976 pmid:28045131 pmcid:PMC5206670 fatcat:acmug77aivg2nlodynkpivpafm

Population policies, programmes and the environment

J. J. Speidel, D. C. Weiss, S. A. Ethelston, S. M. Gilbert
2009 Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Biological Sciences  
B (2009) Population and the environment J. J. Speidel et al. 3063  ...  Population and the environment J. J. Speidel et al. 3051 Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B (2009) Population and the environment J. J. Speidel et al. 3061 Phil. Trans. R. Soc.  ...  The authors gratefully acknowledge the support of the Compton Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Weeden Foundation and the Winslow Foundation, which made the preparation of this  ... 
doi:10.1098/rstb.2009.0162 pmid:19770155 pmcid:PMC2781834 fatcat:muouef3prnftreiront2b6amze

Population And The Environment: A Bibliography

Greta De Groat
1994 Electronic Green Journal  
Most of these, except where noted, represent the mainstream viewpoint. THE POPULATION PROBLEM Harrison, Paul. The Third Revolution: Environment, Population and a Sustainable World. I.B.  ...  The population issue is probably the most uncomfortable and divisive of all the environmental concerns.  ...  Nations statements linking population and the environment.  ... 
doi:10.5070/g31210178 fatcat:3btbnk6iore7rl3kltsw73nd34

Examining the Relationship between Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Body Weight Status: Empirical Evidence from a Population-Based Survey of Adults in Taiwan

Tai-Hsiung Hung, Pei-An Liao, Hung-Hao Chang, Jiun-Hao Wang, Min-Chen Wu
2014 The Scientific World Journal  
Given the upward trend in the prevalence of overweight and obesity, it is important to help overweight and obese people to become more fit and reach their healthy weight.  ...  A one-unit increase in the BMI lowered the cardiorespiratory fitness score by 0.316 and 0.368 points for adult males and females, respectively.  ...  The findings of this study do not reflect their views and the authors accept any remaining errors.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2014/463736 pmid:25386600 pmcid:PMC4214098 fatcat:urqjtlkk6jbozg5to5hgqkvkxy

Mobile phone masts: protesting the scientific evidence

Frances Drake
2006 Public Understanding of Science  
Acknowledgements I would like to thank the residents of Berinsfield and the LPA Principal Planning Officer for their time so freely given.  ...  I would also like to thank my colleagues John Stillwell for extracting 2001 census data and Debbie Phillips for her constructive comments.  ...  objective scientific evidence (six protesters).  ... 
doi:10.1177/0963662506057246 fatcat:og24wqerf5fubdpfg6poubf2iu

Population and the environment: Polls, policies, and public opinion

J. Mayone Stycos
1996 Population and environment  
But available evidence suggests that environmental awareness and concern are more widespread than concern about population.  ...  As issues evolve, there is a growing need for new social scientific knowledge, especially assessment of public opinion toward current or potential policies on population and the environment.  ... 
doi:10.1007/bf02208472 fatcat:xkvgto6iqvddjmveb2xxmjcx2e
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