AV - Science

Science

  • Gold, in the field of numismatics - from the Latin spelling of Aurum, Avrvm
  • Annular velocity, in Fluid dynamics
  • Apparent viscosity, in Fluid dynamics
  • atrioventricular (disambiguation)
  • Arteriovenous (disambiguation)
  • A V, an A-type main sequence star
  • Bavarian A V, a 1853 steam locomotive model

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J. Robert Oppenheimer - Final Years
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Vannevar Bush
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Vannevar Bush Award
... The National Science Board established the Vannevar Bush Award (/væˈniːvər/ van-NEE-vər) in 1980 to honor Dr ... who, through public service activities in science and technology, has made an outstanding "contribution toward the welfare of mankind and the Nation." The recipient of the award ... and the force behind the establishment of the National Science Foundation ...

Famous quotes containing the word science:

    If science ever gets to the bottom of Voodoo in Haiti and Africa, it will be found that some important medical secrets, still unknown to medical science, give it its power, rather than the gestures of ceremony.
    Zora Neale Hurston (1891–1960)

    I exulted like “a pagan suckled in a creed” that had never been worn at all, but was brand-new, and adequate to the occasion. I let science slide, and rejoiced in that light as if it had been a fellow creature. I saw that it was excellent, and was very glad to know that it was so cheap. A scientific explanation, as it is called, would have been altogether out of place there. That is for pale daylight.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The latest refinements of science are linked with the cruelties of the Stone Age.
    Winston Churchill (1874–1965)