29 relations: Beetle, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, Charles Howard Hinton, Colin Clark (economist), Continental drift, Elmidae, Entomology, Fanshen, Fellow of the Royal Society, Geoff Parker, Geoffrey Hinton, Geohintonia, George Boole, Joan Hinton, List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1961, Metamorphosis, Mexico, Morphology (biology), Natural History Museum, London, New Guinea, Pupa, Robin Baker (biologist), Taxonomy (biology), University of Bristol, University of California, Berkeley, University of Cambridge, University of Toronto, University of Warwick, William H. Hinton.
Beetles are a group of insects that form the order Coleoptera, in the superorder Endopterygota.
The Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society is an academic journal on the history of science published annually by the Royal Society.
Charles Howard Hinton (1853, United Kingdom – 30 April 1907, Washington D.C., United States) was a British mathematician and writer of science fiction works titled Scientific Romances.
Colin Grant Clark (2 November 1905 – 4 September 1989) was a British and Australian economist and statistician who worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia.
Continental drift is the movement of the Earth's continents relative to each other, thus appearing to "drift" across the ocean bed.
Elmidae, commonly known as riffle beetles, is a family of beetles in the superfamily Byrrhoidea.
Entomology is the scientific study of insects, a branch of zoology.
Fanshen: A Documentary of Revolution in a Chinese Village is a book by William H. Hinton published in 1966 that describes the land-reform campaign during the Chinese Civil War conducted from 1945 to 1948 by the Chinese Communist Party in "Long Bow Village" (the name used in the book for Lucheng Village, Shanxi).
Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS, ForMemRS and HonFRS) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society judges to have made a "substantial contribution to the improvement of natural knowledge, including mathematics, engineering science and medical science".
Professor Geoffrey Alan Parker FRS (born 24 May 1944) is a Derby professor of biology at the University of Liverpool and the 2008 recipient of the Darwin Medal.
Geoffrey Everest Hinton One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from the royalsociety.org website where: (born 6 December 1947) is a British cognitive psychologist and computer scientist, most noted for his work on artificial neural networks.
Geohintonia mexicana (discovered in 1992) is a species of cacti, the only species in the genus Geohintonia.
George Boole (2 November 1815 – 8 December 1864) was a largely self-taught English mathematician, philosopher and logician, most of whose short career was spent as the first professor of mathematics at Queen's College, Cork in Ireland.
Joan Chase Hinton (Chinese name: 寒春, Pinyin: Hán Chūn; 20 October 1921 – 8 June 2010) was a nuclear physicist and one of the few women scientists who worked for the Manhattan Project in Los Alamos.
Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1961.
Metamorphosis is a biological process by which an animal physically develops after birth or hatching, involving a conspicuous and relatively abrupt change in the animal's body structure through cell growth and differentiation.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
Morphology is a branch of biology dealing with the study of the form and structure of organisms and their specific structural features.
The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.
New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.
A pupa (pūpa, "doll"; plural: pūpae) is the life stage of some insects undergoing transformation between immature and mature stages.
Robin Baker (born 13 March 1944) is a British novelist, popular science writer, lecturer and broadcaster.
Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics.
The University of Bristol (simply referred to as Bristol University and abbreviated as Bris. in post-nominal letters, or UoB) is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom.
The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Toronto (U of T, UToronto, or Toronto) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen's Park.
The University of Warwick is a plate glass research university in Coventry, England.
William Howard Hinton (February 2, 1919 – May 15, 2004) was an American farmer and writer.