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International Year of Physics
(Daily Express, 2005-03)
This article applauds the declaration of 2005 as the International Year of Physics by the United Nations General Assembly, and hopes that the observance will help all concerned to explore ways of shifting the physics ...
Strategic vision for ports: the year 2010
Analysis and Projections of Physics in Chile
(Institute of Physics (IoP), 2008)
In the present work, an assessment of the Physics research capacity in Chile is presented. For this, the period between 2000 and June 2005 has been studied. In this period almost 200 physicists have contributed to ...
Indicadores de aptidão física em escolares da cidade de Itaara
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilUFSMCentro de Educação Física e Desportos, 2006)
A good physical fitness provides a better performance of daily activities. Besides, it is related with less obstructive coronary artery disease, obesity and hypocinetic disorders. The aim of this study was to evaluate ...
Update on women in physics in Argentina
(American Institute of Physics, 2013-05)
Data collected 10 years ago in Argentina concluded that women in physics were underrepresented in many instances and that a “crystal ceiling” was firmly in place. We have collected updated data for several indicators and ...
Educação física infantil: professores unidocentes
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilUFSMCentro de Educação Física e Desportos, 2015-02-28)
The Physical Education requirement is assured in the Law of Guidelines and Bases of National Education - Law no. 9394/96 (BRAZIL, 1996), in Article 26, § 3, noting that the subject, integrated to the Pedagogical School, ...
Physical inactivity of adults and 1-year health care expenditures in Brazil
To analyze the association between physical inactivity in different domains and direct public healthcare expenditures in adults and to identify whether the clustering of physical inactivity in different domains would ...
Anthopometric measures and physical performance in university students of physical education Variables antropométricas y rendimiento físico en estudiantes universitarios de educación física
(Universidad de la Frontera, 2009)
The corporal structure of the university student of Physical education is of vital importance because it will be excellent in it's profits in the subjects that imply physical effort. Consistent with this, is desirable to ...
Perceived quality of life and physical activity in Brazilian older adults
The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between self-perceived quality of life and physical activity in Brazilian older adults. We investigated 199 individuals (117 men and 82 women) aged between 60 ...