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Tim & Eric’s Zone Theory: This book will change your life ° , My name is John Semley. And normally, in this space, once every two or three or four weeks, I write about books – drumming up pithy observations and glib comments in order to evaluate the effort of one or another hard-working, if ultimately deluded …

Beauty and the Beast’ Review: ‘Heart of the Matter’ Examines Co-Dependency ° , Of course, Cat’s theory ignores the obvious question of why Zolomon wouldn’t have just used the life-restoring serum on himself in the first place. But even without that obvious hole in logic, Vincent still doesn’t exactly buy that Zolomon had the …

Management theories will start to emerge from India, says Emory University's Jagdish Sheth ° , As Asia emerges as the future growth engine, management theories will start to emerge from India. This has happened historically with philosophy, science, literature and the arts and the same thing will happen in management eventually. Half-life of …

Rejection Of Flag Exposes Larger Truths About The Confederacy ° , The Southern cause in the Civil War – so often wrapped in nostalgic talk about a way of life, a theory of the Constitution, a position on tariffs – the cause of the Confederacy was in fact blatantly racist and all about slavery. For a reminder of this fact …

The Unified Theory of Rafa ° , Nadal vowed that he’ll be “working harder than ever” to regain his old form, both at Wimbledon and in general. “Life continues,” he said with a bit of a shrug, “my career too. I have to keep going.” Then he tried a joke. “If you want the …

Commentary: Three Theories Behind Rihanna’s 'B***h Better Have My Money' ° , There’s a few theories I have about the message behind “B***h Better … You might remember the singer was “effectively bankrupt” at the end of 2009, after her real-life accountant mismanaged her funds. Despite being fairly candid on her social …

Latent virus and life expectancy ° , As a result, the telomere limits the cell to a fixed number of divisions and a limited life span. An essential part of human … There are many implications of the Microcompetition theory. Not only does it suggest new targets for drug development, but …

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Theory
The English word theory was derived from a technical term in Ancient Greek philosophy. The word theoria, , meant Quotation Quotations About This Subject Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind. In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is. An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. It is theory that decides what can be observed. Socrates thought and so do I that the wisest theory about the gods is no theory at all. Some theories are good for nothing except to be argued about. In order to shake a hypothesis, it is sometimes not necessary to do anything more than push it as far as it will go. One must credit an ...
Life
Life (cf. biota) is a characteristic that distinguishes objects that have signaling and self-sustaining processes (i.e., living organisms) from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased (death), or else because they lack such functions and are classified as inanimate. Biology is the science concerned with the study of life. nLiving organisms undergo metabolism, maintain homeostasis, possess a capacity to grow, respond to stimuli, reproduce and, through natural selection, adapt to their environment in successive generations. More complex living organisms can communicate through various means. A diverse array of living organisms (life forms) can be found in the biosphere on ...