A gerund is a nonfinite verb form used as a --Kai Wu, "Artificial Life," SciTech Magazine (modified)
A variety of experiments were loadedonto the Viking spacecraft in the hopes of detecting thetelltale signs of microbial life: growth, food consumption, and wasteproduction.
Giving machines the ability to replicate and mutateallowed for further complexity and would unleash the powerful and unpredictableforces of evolution.
--Kai Wu, "Artificial Life," SciTech Magazine (modified)
--Kai Wu, "Artificial Life," SciTech Magazine
Use the possessive case form for a noun or
Modern society's altering the hydrology of theEverglades has profoundly affected the ecology of the region.
--Norman Boucher, "Back To the Everglades," Technology Review(modified)
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