By Samuel Milham
While Thomas Edison all started wiring ny urban with an immediate present electrical energy distribution approach within the Eighteen Eighties, he gave humankind the magic of electrical gentle, warmth, and gear; within the approach, although, he inadvertently opened a Pandora's field of incredible disorder and demise. soiled electrical energy tells the tale of Dr. Samuel Milham, the scientist who first alerted the realm concerning the scary hyperlink among occupational publicity to electromagnetic fields and human sickness. Milham takes readers via his early years and schooling, following the twisting course that resulted in his discovery that almost all of the 20 th century ailments of civilization, together with melanoma, heart problems, diabetes, and suicide, are attributable to electromagnetic box publicity. within the moment variation, he explains how electric publicity does its harm, and the way electrical energy is inflicting our present epidemics of bronchial asthma, diabetes and weight problems. Dr. Milham warns that as a result of contemporary proliferation of radio frequency radiation from cellphones and towers, terrestrial antennas, wireless and Wi-max platforms, broadband web over energy strains, and private digital apparatus, we should be dealing with a looming epidemic of morbidity and mortality. In soiled electrical energy, he unearths the stairs we needs to take, individually and as a society, to coexist with this extraordinary yet risky expertise.
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Here, if such a tuned spectral expansion is possible, a very small number of observed eigenmodes would suffice to permit identification of a vast range of changes, so that the rate-distortion constraints become quite modest. That is, there will not be much distortion in the reduction from paths in R-space to paths in Ω-space. Inappropriate tuning, however, can produce very marked distortion, even inattentional blindness, in spite of multitasking. Higher-order Rate Distortion Manifolds are likely to give better approximations than lower ones, in the same sense that second order tangent structures give better, if more complicated, approximations in conventional differentiable manifolds (Pohl, 1962).
Others have taken similar network phase transition approaches to assemblies of neurons. , 2004, 2005), but their approach has not focused explicitly on modular networks of cognitive processes, which may or may not be instantiated by neurons. Restricting analysis to such modular networks finesses much of the underlying conceptual difficulty, and permits use of the asymptotic limit theorems of information theory and the import of techniques from statistical physics, a matter we will discuss later.
Moreover, the size of the largest tree component is (µ − ln(1 + µ))−1 + O(log log n).  If µ = 0, however, the largest component has size of order M 2/3 .  If µ > 0, there is a unique giant component (GC) whose size is of order M ; in fact, the size of this component is asymptotically αM , where µ = −α−1 [ln(1 − α) − 1], which has an explicit solution for α in terms of the Lambert W-function. Thus, for example, a random graph with approximately M ln(2) edges will have a giant component containing ≈ M/2 vertices.
Dirty Electricity: Electrification and the Diseases of Civilization by Samuel Milham