Biological Sciences
epub |eng | | Author:Joanna Macy

Our extermination of other species has been compared to popping rivets out of the wings of an airplane in flight. How many rivets can the plane lose before it begins ...
( Category: Motivational July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Jim Corbett [Corbett, Jim]

CYANIDE POISONING As I was returning to the Inspection Bungalow after visiting the goat that had been killed the previous night, I was informed in the village that my presence ...
( Category: Hunting & Fishing July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Amina Khan

6 HIVE MIND How Ants’ Collective Intelligence Might Change the Networks We Build Few creatures you might find on land look as humble as the slime mold Physarum polycephalum. The ...
( Category: Engineering July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-09 | Author:William deBuys

The packs must be rebalanced. Because the rice bags are much lighter, the other loads require adjustment. Viengxai grins as I open my pack and remove the tent and sleeping ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-06 | Author:John B. Arden

NEUROSCIENCE With the increased focus on what mindfulness practice imaging studies have shown that the association between mindfulness and the brain has indicated that long-term meditators show increased thickness of ...
( Category: Psychology July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-16 | Author:Neil Baum

Causes of Low T The most common cause of androgen deficiency is low production of luteinizing hormone (LH) by the pituitary gland. In fact, when testosterone levels are low, the ...
( Category: Sexual Health July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Beth Skwarecki

EPIGENETICS The Environmental Mark By now we’re used to thinking of DNA as a way of storing information. But the information that’s coded in the sequence of nucleotides (A, T, ...
( Category: Biological Sciences July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-25 | Author:Kevin Begos

11 Italy, Leonardo, and Natural Wine I’ve drunk Sicilia’s crimson wine! The blazing vintage pressed From grapes on Etna’s breast, What time the mellowing autumn sun did shine: I‘ve drunk ...
( Category: Cooking Education & Reference July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-25 | Author:Wilson, Scott [Wilson, Scott]

Grant Willing, Untitled (Manndaud) from “Svart Metall” series, 2009, digital fiber print, 11 x 14 inches, image courtesy of artist Grant Willing, Untitled (Fantoft) from “Svart Metall” series, 2009, digital ...
( Category: Philosophy July 16,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Paarlberg

Uncertain Support from Philanthropic Foundations Independently endowed philanthropic foundations—such as the Rockefeller and Ford Foundations—played an essential role in launching Asia’s Green Revolution almost half a century ago. Times have ...
( Category: Agricultural Sciences July 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2004-09-01 | Author:Barash Ph.D., David P.

Such pessimism isn’t only a product of twentieth-century scholarship. “What is common to the greatest number gets the least amount of care,” wrote Aristotle, in his Politics. “Men pay most ...
( Category: Mathematics July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Nick Lane [Lane, Nick]

C H A P T E R T E N The Antioxidant Machine A Hundred and One Ways of Living with Oxygen Governments work with tight definitions of words like ...
( Category: Earth Sciences July 13,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-01-29 | Author:Raffaele, Paul [Raffaele, Paul]

From witnessing one of the rarest of the great ape species in the Congo wild and in captivity, I journey to the Central African Republic. There, I will find the ...
( Category: Biological Sciences July 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-12 | Author:Daniel Goldfarb

FIGURE 8-7 • Illustration of cytoskeleton fibers, from left to right: microtubules, intermediate filaments, and microfilaments. As mentioned, one of the roles of the cytoskeleton is in movement. The cytoskeleton ...
( Category: Biological Sciences July 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-11 | Author:Malcolm T. Sanford

Last-Minute Swarm Prevention Usually when the colony begins rearing queen cells, it means the swarming instinct has been triggered. Two more drastic procedures are then sometimes recommended, but they are ...
( Category: Engineering July 13,2018 )

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