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Beyond Records: Lancaster’s Vinyl Community and the Romance of the Turntable
The goal of this paper is to identify and analyze a music subculture in Lancaster, Pennsylvania: the vinyl community. This subculture, though not connected to any specific genre can be defined by a certain set of principles ...
Quantum Time: Formalism and Applications
Treating time on an equal footing with space in quantum mechanics is a natural desire motivated by the similar concept in special relativity. We believe that this concept can shed light on ambiguous problems in quantum ...
Mother Tongue Education: Nepal’s Educational Dilemma
This study set out to determine the value of mother tongue education in Nepal. Does education in the mother tongue empower minority students and help them succeed in school? How does it affect culture? This study consists ...
Colleges in Crisis: An Investigation into American Higher Education During World War I
Colleges in Crisis: An Investigation into American Higher Learning During World War I is about the changes to student life at colleges and universities across America in WWI. It is a comparative study at four institutions ...
Synthesis and Electrical Characterization of Alternative Photovoltaics Including Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Depleted Heterojunction Colloidal Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Photovoltaic (PV) devices are a prominent topic in modern-day physics. Scientists and engineers are making efforts to create solar cells that have alternative physical mechanisms of action to those in standard solar ...
Swimming Kinematics and Force-Velocity Relationship of the Obliquely Striated Longitudinal Muscles in the Body Wall of the Ribbon Leech (Nephelopsis obscura)
Obliquely striated muscles have evolved independently many times in the invertebrates indicating their potential evolutionary significance (Rosenbluth et al., 2010). To date, no experiments on the obliquely striated ...