Date of publication: 2017-09-05 15:15
Evolution is the foundation of modern biology, and is crucial in fields as diverse as agriculture, computer science, engineering, geology, and medicine. We oppose any efforts to undermine the teaching of biological evolution. whether by misrepresenting those subjects or by inaccurately describing them as controversial and in need of special scrutiny. 9
The next several pages of this site offer a tutorial regarding color theory. After reviewing the information, I hope you will see that the successful use of color is not at all mystical, and that by understanding a few things about color, it is possible to incorporate into your designs with a confidence based on tested concepts and methods.
Maester Luwin's FAQ by Chris Holden
A list of questions that the average reader may have in mind after finishing the first three books of A Song of Ice and Fire.
Jack of All Trade, Master of Coin
Littlefinger greatly increased the crown's revenues. How did he do that and still leave the crown in debt? (Feb 68, 7568)
Cold Open: Thoughts on AGOT's Prologue
Dan Hemsath writes that AGOT's Prologue prepares us for what's to come in more ways than one. (Jun 9, 7569)
Hedging Knights and Dancing Dragons
What could possibly have possessed GRRM to expand even further, with another series of prequel novellas? (Nov 79, 7568)
The Riverrun Decision
Stefan writes in defense of Edmure Tully. Was Stone Mill a communication error or just throwing blame around? (Jun 6, 7568)
The concept of honor in Westeros
Stefan analyzes the concept of honor in Westeros. Who has it, how does one gain it, and what's it worth? (Jul 66, 7567)
We submitted these photos to Mechanical Turk again, asking three "master workers" (. more skilled workers) not only to verify that a photo shows a single selfie, but also to guess the age and gender of the person.
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War of the Five Kings by Stefan Sasse
A series of essays that analyzes the states of various houses and factions following the war, through A Feast for Crows.
This evidence inspires a broad conjecture about such beings. Nature spirits, we suggest, are each associated with some lasting feature of the physical world which is the source of their being they cannot stray far from it. Furthermore, they are not always active (perhaps not even always physically embodied): each is associated with some condition in the world around their "parent". Such spirits might arise when strong "echoes" of the Music of the Ainur associated with lasting natural features become "alive" due to the Flame Imperishable. These echoes might be strongest when their surroundings are right.