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Cross-section

Cross-section (Science: physics) Usually refers to the (apparent) area presented by a target particle to an oncoming... Read More

Cross-sections

Cross-section (Science: physics) Usually refers to the (apparent) area presented by a target particle to an oncoming... Read More

Longitudinal section

Definition noun A section done by a plane along the long axis of a structure Supplement The term longitudinal section... Read More

Microscopic section

microscopic section --> section 1. The act of cutting, or separation by cutting; as, the section of bodies. 2. A part... Read More

Section

section 1. The act of cutting, or separation by cutting; as, the section of bodies. 2. A part separated from something; a... Read More

Pith

Pith Definition In general, the term "pith" refers to the "soft inner portion" of something. In botany, a pith refers... Read More

Sections

section 1. The act of cutting, or separation by cutting; as, the section of bodies. 2. A part separated from something; a... Read More

Median plane

In anatomy, the median plane refers to a plane passing vertically through the midline. It divides the body into left and... Read More

Incomplete dominance

Incomplete Dominance Definition After Gregor Mendel discovered inheritance laws, the term ''incomplete dominance'' was... Read More

How Everything Works: Making Physics Out of the Ordinary

How Everything Works: Making Physics Out of the Ordinary      ... Read More

Sedge

sedge 1. (Science: botany) Any plant of the genus Carex, perennial, endogenous herbs, often growing in dense tufts in marshy... Read More

Culture of Animal Cells: A Manual of Basic Technique by R. I. Freshney

Culture of Animal Cells: A Manual of Basic Technique       ... Read More

Sedges

sedge 1. (Science: botany) Any plant of the genus Carex, perennial, endogenous herbs, often growing in dense tufts in marshy... Read More

Midsagittal section

midsagittal section --> median section A cross section attained by slicing in the median plane, actually or through... Read More

Latest In Technology Looks Into Some Old Bones

Cross-section (greatly enlarged) of callused bone showing a thin fringe of callus (uppermost left) over... Read More

Duke engineers develop new 3-D cardiac imaging probe

Biomedical engineers at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering have created a new three-dimensional ultrasound... Read More

Nexin

Definition noun The protein in the interdoublet link that connects the adjacent microtubule doublets of the ciliary... Read More

Mathematics Is Biology’s Next Microscope, Only Better; Biology Is Mathematics’ Next Physics, Only Better

Introduction ‌The discovery of the microscope in the late 17th century caused a revolution in biology by revealing... Read More

Astrobiologist to hunt small game in Siberia

Sleeping on the permafrost and drilling for ice doesn't sound like the ideal way to spend your summer. It's remote, it's... Read More

Axoneme

Axoneme (Science: cell biology) The central microtubule complex of eukaryotic cilia and flagella with the characteristic 9 -... Read More

Tenacity

tenacity 1. The quality or state of being tenacious; as, tenacity, or retentiveness, of memory; tenacity, or persistency, of... Read More

Ameloblasts – makers of the tooth enamel

Ameloblasts – Makers of the Tooth Enamel     Tooth (molar) showing the enamel ... Read More

Shapes

shape 1. Character or construction of a thing as determining its external appearance; outward aspect; make; figure; form;... Read More

Gorge

The passage between the pharynx and the stomach.gorge 1. The throat; the gullet; the canal by which food passes to the... Read More

Neanderthal teeth grew no faster than comparable modern humans

COLUMBUS , Ohio - Recent research suggested that ancient Neanderthals might have had an accelerated childhood compared to... Read More

Elongation

Definition noun (general) The state, act, or process of lengthening Supplement In general, the term elongation refers to the... Read More

Crescent

Crescent 1. Any figure of the shape of the moon in its first quarter. 2. The figure made by the gray columns or cornua on... Read More

Patagonichnus : a new trace fossil from the Miocene of Patagonia. A probable fodinichnion of gregarious polychaetes

Patagonichnus : a new trace fossil from the Miocene of Patagonia. A probable fodinichnion of gregarious polychaetes Eduardo... Read More

Shape

shape 1. Character or construction of a thing as determining its external appearance; outward aspect; make; figure; form;... Read More

Polygenic trait

Polygenic trait definition Polygenic trait refers to a trait that is controlled by multiple non-allelic genes. These genes... Read More

Plasma membrane

Do all cells have a plasma (or cell) membrane? Yes, all cells have a biological membrane that separates the protoplasm from... Read More

Nervous System

    THE is the most complicated and highly organized of the various systems which make up the human body. It is the... Read More

Heredity Plays Big Role In Heart Disease Risk Factors

Heredity plays a major role in determining the blood lipid profile and heart rate variability of blacks and whites, two... Read More

Evidence for Intelligent Design from Biochemistry

From a speech delivered at Discovery Institute's God & Culture Conference Michael J. Behe Discovery Institute August... Read More

The Ultimate Math Refresher for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT

The Ultimate Math Refresher for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT      ... Read More