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What does NP stand for?

NP stands for Natural Phenomena

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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95pp Enjoy a wonderful journey through the stars in a quest to see one of the most spectacular natural phenomena known to man Price includes: Pre-flight illustrated presentation by our guest astronomer Flight to the stars of approximately three hours Services of our astronomer on board Airport taxes Important Note: the Northern Lights are natural phenomena which cannot be guaranteed to occur during our flight, although they have been visible on many previous outings.
Chapters explain the basics of climate change, including both natural and manmade factors that influence it, counterarguments to those who denounce the existence of global warming, natural phenomena that serve as bellwethers to the planet's crisis such as frog populations and temperature trends, future possibilities and the hope provided by green technology, and much more.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Pankin's new works are scaled-down fantasy landscape fragments, all sharing the title Natural, Natural, History but differentiated by subtitles such as Devil's Hand Out or Satan's Sloop (all works 2005)--exaggerations of the sorts of names bestowed on oddball natural phenomena.
In short, instead of putting blame on gods, we need to understand natural phenomena and be prepared as much as we can against their undesirable effects.
Common themes in this session were: 1) involving substantive experts, thereby ensuring that conceptual frameworks underlying the mathematics are faithful to current understanding of complex natural phenomena, 2) including all possible interventions, which could then be evaluated alone or in various combinations, and 3) identifying inadequacies in available information, for augmentation through further research.