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The physalia incident

by Art Spikol

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English


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StatementArt Spikol.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.P535 P4 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 291 p. ;
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2051230M
ISBN 100140093257
LC Control Number88028917
OCLC/WorldCa18558709

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There are two species for the genus: Physalia physalis in the Atlantic and Physalia utriculus in the Indo-Pacific. The Atlantic man-of-war may reach slightly larger dimensions, with the gas bladder rarely exceeding one foot (30 centimeters) and tentacles averaging 33 feet (10 meters) and possibly extending up to feet (50 meters). Alex held the book and shuddered lightly at the chapter title. "Are you alright?" Ben asked, frowning slightly. "Fine." Alex said, mentally berating himself for letting his emotions be shown so easily. He was too comfortable around these people. PHYSALIA PHYSALIS "What does that mean?" Eagle asked. "I'm not sure." Snake said. "It'll be in the.

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Two large and familiar colonial hydrozoans exhibit antisymmetry: the By-the-Wind Sailor Velella velella (Figure A), and the Portuguese Man o' War Physalia physalis. Both spend their adult lives floating at the air-water interface of northern-hemisphere and southern-hemisphere oceans feeding on subsurface fish or invertebrates (Savilov, ).

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The Portuguese man-o'-war (Physalia) stings may cause local vasospasm leading to gangrene and occasionally cause systemic symptoms, intravascular haemolysis, haemoglobinuria, AKI and rare fatalities. The sea anemone Anemonia sulcata produces painful local papules, erythema, oedema and vesiculation and occasional systemic symptoms such as.

On the other hand, they shouldn’t be too close together — or share a power supply — because you wouldn’t want a localized incident such as a rack failure to affect the entire cell. Our knowledge of the network topology and the power topology of the data center helps Physalia manage this.

THE PHYSALIA INCIDENT, by Art Spikol. (Penguin, $) When a financier and expert snorkler dies off Bermuda, the sting of a Portuguese man-of-war is blamed, but the facts don't add. Werner Vogels, chief technology officer of Amazon, talked a bit about Physalia, which gets its name from Physalia physalia, also known as the Portuguese man o’war jellyfish, at the re:Invent conference last December and the techies behind the Physalia product have just released a paper describing what it is and how it is different from other.

Introduction: Portuguese man-of-war, Physalia physalis (Linnaeus, ), are cnidarians capable of discharging intracellular organelles filled with venom, resulting in severe envenomation in humans. The Physalia Incident. Refresh and try again. Rate this book.

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