life scientist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n life scientist (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
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Quotations

  • Amelia E. Barr
    Amelia E. Barr
    “Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life, we leave only the unnatural.”
  • David Cronenberg
    David Cronenberg
    “Everybody's a mad scientist, and life is their lab. We're all trying to experiment to find a way to live, to solve problems, to fend off madness and chaos.”

Usage

In literature:

A scientist claimed to have discovered human life on the further moon.
"The Chessmen of Mars" by Edgar Rice Burroughs
I cannot doubt, that had the affair come to a focus, I should have warned the scientists even at the risk of my life.
"The Mystery" by Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams
He had lived the cold, solitary life of a selfish scientist, and he would die in cold solitude.
"Doctor Pascal" by Emile Zola
Flourens had begun life with every prospect of being a distinguished scientist.
"France in the Nineteenth Century" by Elizabeth Latimer
A life force, said the older scientists; only chemical laws, say the new.
"The Breath of Life" by John Burroughs
Yet the picture and the language never clash with the facts of nature and of life as dug out by student or scientist.
"Quiet Talks on Following the Christ" by S. D. Gordon
Some scientists are hoping to discover the germ of old age, and by destroying this to prolong life.
"How to Add Ten Years to your Life and to Double Its Satisfactions" by S. S. Curry
The scientist risked his life on a guess.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
The origin of force and life in the universe is a great puzzle to materialistic scientists.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal, Volume I, No. 11, November, 1880" by Various
We priest-scientists of the Inner Mystery prolonged life in such fashion.
"The Heads of Apex" by Francis Flagg
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In news:

So-called 'earthshine' observations may pave the way for a similar tool to help spot signs of alien life in the universe, scientists say.
NASA Scientist Claims Evidence of Alien Life on Meteorite.
There is one version of Craig Venter 's life story where he would've been a dutiful scientist at the National Institutes of Health, a respected yet anonymous researcher in genetics, perhaps.
For generations, scientists have wrestled with the idea of creating new forms of life in the laboratory.
Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have shown a single protein can make the difference between an infection clearing out of the body or persisting for life.
A group of USC scientists has developed a new way to track vitamins believed essential to marine life, and they're making it public.
I'm a scientist who writes about the drugs and science in your life.
Scientists have discovered what's being described as a "super-Earth" planet where conditions are right for the planet to sustain life, Business Insider reports.
Bond Life Science Center is ' catalyst ' that brings scientists together.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists say initial sampling of Mars' atmosphere by the NASA rover Curiosity did not definitively detect methane, a gas that can be a clue to determining if the red planet ever was hospitable to microbial life.
Scientists say initial sampling of Mars' atmosphere by the NASA rover Curiosity did not definitively detect methane, a gas that can be a clue to determining if the red planet ever was hospitable to microbial life.
Scientists 99% sure there is life on Mars.
Mount Tongariro may come back to life again, scientists warn.
A rebellious young scientist makes the case that Jupiter's icy moon Europa could host thriving life.
In the quest for longer life, scientists are trying to find the genes of longevity and bottle their benefits for all.
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In science:

Scientific research by regular scientists related to life-sciences, such as biologists, medical researchers, anthropologists, sociologists, psychologists, etc.
Brane Worlds, the Subanthropic Principle and the Undetectability Conjecture
When a scientist arrives in Antarctica everything needed to support their daily life has already been paid for.
Astronomy in Antarctica
AOE, recognizing the profoundly problematic character of the humanitarian scientific aim of helping to enhance the quality of human life, would anticipate problems such as these, and would require scientists and non-scientists alike to develop both scientific research and political policies designed to alleviate them.
Do We Need a Scientific Revolution?
The methodologies developed to enable collective awareness and socio-inspired self-organisation need to be made available for take up by other scientists and system developers and moved towards the integration in complex real-life systems, also to create spin-off companies.
FuturICT
Our experiences in teaching both undergraduate and graduate students in the life sciences as well as in participating both as students and instructors in the Physiology Course at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole drive home the need for a useful introduction to statistical mechanics for life scientists.
A First Exposure to Statistical Mechanics for Life Scientists
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