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eIt..presents..how..and..where..data..were..collected..and..supports..its..conclusions..with..evidence;structured..logically..-..ideas..and..processes..are..expressed..in..a..logical..orderpassive.The.water.pipe.was.broken.in.three.places.active.Something/someone.had.broken.the.water.pipe.in.three.places.Ackerman...Barbara...Aulicino...Carolyn...Beans...Matthew...Bertone...David...CI.hadnt.meant.the.word.to.be.poeticHere.are.some.examples.of.stellar.American.Scientist.introductionsThey..focus..on..the..authors..instead..of..on..the..readers..by..failing..to..clarify..the..motivation..for..the..work..or..by..including..unnecessary..detailsThis..can..lead..to..ambiguity..or..inaccuracy..in..your..written..work,..for..example:(Conversely,.some.scientists.feel.stymied.because.writing.in.a.more.literary.style.than.the.norm.for.journal.articles.is.frowned.upon.).Yet,.science.is.all.about.challenging.existing.ideaslearning.a.new.writing.style.presents.the.opportunity.to.broaden.your.viewpoint.as.well.as.that.of.your.audienceimpersonal.The.explanation.for.this.phenomenon.may.be.found.in.personalWe/I.believe.that.the.explanation.for.this.phenomenon.may.be.found.in 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