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Backpacking and hostel‐picking: an analysis from Canada
Purpose – This research paper aims to better understand the characteristics of backpackers who stay at hostels in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Canada, and their current serviceExpand
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Three-Dimensional Instability of Finite-Amplitude Water Waves
Computations based on the full water-wave equations reveal that there are two distinct types of instabilities for gravity waves of finite amplitude on deep water. One is predominantly two dimensionalExpand
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Building essential biodiversity variables (EBVs) of species distribution and abundance at a global scale
Much biodiversity data is collected worldwide, but it remains challenging to assemble the scattered knowledge for assessing biodiversity status and trends. The concept of Essential BiodiversityExpand
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Quasi‐recurring energy leakage in the two‐space‐dimensional nonlinear Schrödinger equation
The relationship between initial condition and long time evolution observed by Yuen and Ferguson for the one‐space dimensional nonlinear Schrodinger equation has been extended to two‐spaceExpand
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Does the advance of science mean secularisation?
  • D. Martin
  • Sociology
  • Scottish Journal of Theology
  • 1 February 2008
Abstract The relation of science to secularisation is discussed in relation to the sociological frameworks of rationalisation and social differentiation in the context of cross-national andExpand
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Spreading of energy in solutions of the nonlinear Schrödinger equation
Theoretical bounds on the spreading of energy in physical systems describable by the nonlinear Schrodinger equation are compared to numerical results for the development of solutions of thisExpand
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Stability of plane wave solutions of the two-space-dimensional nonlinear Schrödinger equation
Abstract The stability of plane, periodic solutions of the two-dimensional nonlinear Schrodinger equation to infinitesimal, two-dimensional perturbation has been calculated and verified numerically.Expand
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