experiment

01. Astronauts on the space shuttle are doing a number of [experiments] on the effects of weightlessness.
02. My son blew up his high school by accident while doing a chemistry [experiment] in science class.
03. We have been [experimenting] with different kinds of vegetable drinks since we bought an electric juicer.
04. Many people think scientific [experimentation] on animals is unacceptable.
05. When I was in grade six, the school system [experimented] with open-area schools in which there were no walls between the different classrooms.
06. Henrik Ibsen once joked, "It's inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their [experiments] on journalists and politicians."
07. Eva Gabor once declared that marriage is too interesting an [experiment] to be tried only once.
08. Claude Bernard once said that observation is a passive science, and [experimentation] an active science.
09. The highest man-made temperature, 70 million degrees Celsius, was generated at Princeton University in a fusion power [experiment] in 1978.
10. The historic notebooks in which Marie and Pierre Curie recorded their [experiments] on radium nearly a century ago are still radioactive.
11. The results of the [experiment] were published in a prestigious chemistry journal.
12. Doctors have discovered a new treatment for diabetes, but it is still in the [experimental] stage.
13. The United States conducted its first test of an [experimental] atomic bomb at 5:30 a.m. on July 16th, 1945.
14. Isaac Newton began his famous [experiments] with gravity in 1664.
15. A quarter century of [experimentation] with Marxism in the Republic of the Congo was abandoned in 1990, and a democratically-elected government installed in 1992.
16. Using virtual reality, doctors can [experiment] with new procedures on simulated patients.
17. Government figures show that around 2.5 million animals are [experimented] upon every year in Great Britain.
18. Individuals who participate in a psychology [experiment] generally have certain expectations about what will happen.

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  • Experiment e.V. — Experiment e.V. ist ein gemeinnütziger Verein mit Sitz in Bonn, der interkulturelle Begegnungen mit weit über 40 verschiedenen Ländern organisiert. Im Bereich Schüleraustausch bietet Experiment derzeit USA, Kanada, Brasilien, Ecuador, Irland,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Experiment e. V. — Experiment e.V. ist ein gemeinnütziger Verein mit Sitz in Bonn, der interkulturelle Begegnungen mit weit über 40 verschiedenen Ländern organisiert. Im Bereich Schüleraustausch bietet Experiment derzeit USA, Kanada, Brasilien, Ecuador, Irland,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • experiment — EXPERIMÉNT, experimente, s.n. Procedeu de cercetare în ştiinţă, care constă în provocarea intenţionată a unor fenomene în condiţiile cele mai propice pentru studierea lor şi a legilor care le guvernează; observaţie provocată, experienţă (2). –… …   Dicționar Român

  • Experiment — Sn std. (16. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. experīmentum, einer Ableitung von l. experīrī (expertus) versuchen . Im 16. Jh. medizinischer Terminus ( erprobte Arznei ); dann Ausdruck der Philosophie für eine Art der Erfahrung; im 17. Jh.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Experiment — Ex*per i*ment ([e^]ks*p[e^]r [i^]*ment), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Experimented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Experinenting}.] To make experiment; to operate by test or trial; often with on, upon, or in, referring to the subject of an experiment; with, referring …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Experiment — Ex*per i*ment, n. [L. experimentum, fr. experiri to try: cf. OF. esperiment, experiment. See {Experience}.] 1. A trial or special observation, made to confirm or disprove something uncertain; esp., one under controlled conditions determined by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Experiment — Experiment, GA U.S. Census Designated Place in Georgia Population (2000): 3233 Housing Units (2000): 1259 Land area (2000): 3.040371 sq. miles (7.874524 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.040371… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Experiment, GA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Georgia Population (2000): 3233 Housing Units (2000): 1259 Land area (2000): 3.040371 sq. miles (7.874524 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.040371 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • experiment — experiment, experimental design, experimental method See control (experimental) ; control group ; experimenter effects ; field experiment ; natural experiment …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Experiment-s — is a recreation of the old Atari ST Mega ST home computer using fpga technology External links * [http://www.experiment s.de/index.php?id=78 L=1 Official website] …   Wikipedia

  • experiment — (n.) mid 14c., from O.Fr. esperment practical knowledge, cunning, enchantment; trial, proof, example, lesson, from L. experimentum a trial, test, proof, experiment, noun of action from experiri to test, try (see EXPERIENCE (Cf. experience)). The… …   Etymology dictionary

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