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Individual action for the environment often calls for small acts, and recycling serves as one of the best examples of that.
The problem of evil is one of our oldest intellectual conundrums.
Whether it would be the last one up the engineers' sleeves, as the single-atom limit looms, remains to be seen.
One hundred and fifty people were found cast away on one island offshore.
One wonders if the churches are going to be able to find employment opportunities for all those new additions to the faith.
Variation is one of the basic elements that makes evolution possible.
So, our feathers have been ruffled lately by a nagging fear that one of our pullets is a rooster.
All of this may persuade no one who is still absorbed by this case.
How you want to weigh those different strengths will affect which one you end up choosing to work with.
The long one produces more transporter-protein molecules than the short one.
One of the potentially catastrophic consequences of the region's fragile water balance is the effect on political tensions.
Yet no one denies that toddlers are composed of particles that behave according to deterministic laws.
Homegrown tomatoes are one of the great joys of summer.
One thing nearly everyone in the field agrees on: genetic predisposition.
It's one of those things that makes you wonder why it wasn't available before.
He even allowed one for-credit student worried about privacy to participate in the course under a fake name.
In the beginning, one cell becomes two, and two become four.
Often times, more than one story appears to make sense, given the available information.
Hunger is an unforgivable disease because it is the easiest one to cure.
Because no one knows its real value to the ecosystem.
One can't talk of flawed models only on that ground, because it has only to do with measure.
Yet this bit of film is one of the rarest in existence.
It also has one of the lowest start-up rates in the world.
One of the blog spots is designed to exist only one year at the time.
One in five plants are threatened with extinction, according to a new study.
New genetic findings suggest that early humans living about one million years ago were extremely close to extinction.
Many small mouths can destroy a body faster than one big one.
Yet the overall impression was one of dingy neglect and piecemeal repair.
One fifth of the world's vertebrates are threatened with extinction.
One in five lizard species are headed for extinction due to global warming, a new study says.
One town's strange journey from paranoia to pardon.
Do not take an empty plate from one guest while others are still eating the same course.
One of the wizards of video search is stepping out from behind the curtain.
Formation of an ocean is a rare event, one few scientists have ever witnessed.
Genetics reveal these many to have been reduced to as few as sixty at one time in the not to distant past.
One of the benefits of being a major leaguer was that custom bats were paid for by the team.
The essence of memory is linking one thought to another.
Mudpuppies, also called waterdogs, are one of only a few salamanders that make noise.
There is one big exception to this story of decline, however: the public sector.
One either has normal blood pressure or one does not.
One way to cope with those emotions is to belittle warnings of a pandemic as improbable.
Despite the heat waves across the country, no one is screaming climate change is real because of them.
The way one looks at this topic really depends on one's point of view.
It arrived in a plain brown package by registered mail, insured for one million dollars.
One can dismiss a whisper's revelations and go on as before as if.
The members of the press looked at her cargo pants and then at one another.
But that style is one with the film's substance-and that unity is the film's main virtue.
Unlike those other problems, however, this one would be wholly of our own making.
In the week after the article, thirty-nine were rejected and thirty-one were approved.
Of the rest, one descended into mediocrity after a decent start.
Two mice run headfirst into one another in a narrow plastic tube that isn't wide enough for both of them.
For example, in one game two robots roamed through a course and met in an unfamiliar part of it.
Instead of raiding a patient's body for a vein, heart surgeons could create a new one made from human cells.
One day someone will measure the one-way speed of light from a distant star or planet and use a proper experiment to do so.
Things look bigger the closer they are, and if two objects are at the same distance, the physically bigger one will look bigger.
One after another, these precocious invertebrates display what were supposed to be special traits of advanced vertebrates.
Your gut contains trillions of bacteria, which outnumber your own cells by ten to one.
From our resident labor humorists, an elf's tale of a certain jolly-and highly oppressive, morbidly rotund one percent.
But, after all, you're the one who picked the fight.
Moviegoers tended to watch the often dubious results with one eye closed and a slightly queasy feeling in their stomachs.
Even one's close friends should be kept guessing-the plate should always retain something.
It is often in the excuses and in the apologies that one finds the real offense.
One party is using the filibuster much more than the other.
No one was quite sure what they were going to do once they got there, but they were going to get there as fast as they could.
Yet the story is as much one of unintended consequences as it is of deliberate actions-let alone of historical necessity.
The end of the century is coming, and serious citizens of the world's number one power are beginning to get worried.
One must be cautious and not always surrender to the temptation to improvise.
One can be skeptical of a science of morality and abstain from relativism.
On the average, about eight words of drum language were needed to transmit one word of human language unambiguously.
One of the principal aims of the current health care legislation is to improve the quality of care.
In one case the father was executed and left on the side of the road.
One can easily imagine that in due course this will be the first part of the memorial ensemble to be redesigned.
One may be shy, while the other loves meeting new people.
Today, the technology produces less than one tenth of one percent of global energy demand.
As if tornadoes aren't dangerous enough, one kind is made of fire.
One year after the health insurance overhaul bill became law, you'd think public opinion would be easy to read.
One believes the revolution is unfinished and must be reinvigorated.
Instead, it's an unfolding sequence of complementary dishes, to be lingered over one by one.
When a lithium-ion battery is charged, lithium ions are taken up by one of the electrodes, called the anode.
Hybrids based on his technology could be inexpensive enough to start paying for themselves in fuel savings after one to two years.
One of them is that while it is useful for one to one communication, it's not so good for universal communication over a network.
One popular approach is to use solar cells to produce hydrogen, which could then be used in fuel cells.
In one, they ran a cable from near the car to near the key and used it to transmit the signals.
One of the more curious debates in science focuses on the laws of physics and why they seem fine-tuned for life.
It consists of three circles intertwined in such a way that cutting one releases the other two.
The planet may also be tidally locked so that one side is in permanent sunshine while the other is in permanent darkness.

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