A. Collins

"Science Student"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (9 of 9)
Location: Ontario, Canada


Top Reviewer Ranking: 447,307 - Total Helpful Votes: 9 of 9
A Spring without Bees: How Colony Collapse Disorde&hellip by Michael Schacker
This is a clearly well researched book, not written by a scientist. I certianly feel that non scientists who have taken the time to train themselves in scientific literature have excellent and informed opinions about scientific debates, and often, they may be in a place to educate the public in a broader way then scientists can. Having said that- this guy is making some fairly certain conclusions about uncertain areas.

The first few chapters of the book are meant to eliminate the various possibilities for what is believed may be causing colony collapse disorder that do not correlate with his hypothesis. As an example of what is not causing the disorder, he referred to the media… Read more
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 Standard (English) by Nuance Communications, Inc.
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 Standard (English) by Nuance Communications, Inc.
9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
This product takes some time to get used to, Dragon doesn't understand your voice right away so it can be frustrating at first when you have to repeatedly correct it. After about 6 hours of using it to make study notes and write essays, this program was working better then I can type and with fewer mistakes. Definately a decent investment for a university student. I was surprised when it understood words like "sclera" and "allelopathy" on the first try, so the vocabulary is pretty impressive. This would not be a good product for someone who is not a decent public speaker however, you must be able to clearly ennunciate your words. Those with accents or slight speach problems should stear… Read more

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