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The Way A Protein Is Folded Affects The Molecular Dance Of Water

 While the folded protein affects up to 1,000 water molecules in its environment, the partly unfolded protein... Read More

Saint anthonys dance

Saint Anthony's dance An obsolete eponyms for sydenham's... Read More

New Bacterial Behavior: Puzzling ‘Dance’ of Electricity-Producing Bacteria Near Energy Sources

Bacteria dance the electric slide, officially named electrokinesis by the USC geobiologists who discovered the... Read More

Hilar dance

Hilar dance vigorous pulmonary arterial pulsations due to increased blood flow, often seen fluoroscopically in patients with... Read More

Multidimensional Technique Enhances Vibrational Spectroscopy

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- By combining ultrashort pulses from a mid-infrared laser with pulses of visible light, chemists at the... Read More

The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World

 The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World      ... Read More


Honey Bee Definition A honey bee is a type of bee known for collecting honey and living in communities. The true honey bees... Read More


Limbus 1. An extramundane region where certain classes of souls were supposed to await the judgment. As far from help as... Read More


steam 1. To emit steam or vapor. My brother's ghost hangs hovering there, O'er his warm blood, that steams into the air.... Read More


Spread 1. To extend in length and breadth, or in breadth only; to stretch or expand to a broad or broader surface or extent;... Read More

Loose associations

Definition noun A thought or communication pattern disorder characterized by loose or odd connections between ideas. A... Read More


orchestra 1. The space in a theater between the stage and the audience; originally appropriated by the greeks to the chorus... Read More


Mash 1. A mass of mixed ingredients reduced to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; a mass of anything in a soft pulpy... Read More


Labyrinth 1. An edifice or place full of intricate passageways which render it difficult to find the way from the interior... Read More


Definition noun A scientist of entomology; a person scientifically studying insects Supplement Entomology is a branch of... Read More

On Mate Selection Evolution: Are intelligent males more attractive?

A study published in Science on January 11 seems to be the first to lay empirical evidence that concur with Charles Darwin's... Read More


thin Not thickly or closely; in a seattered state; as, seed sown thin. Spain is thin sown of people. (bacon) 1. Having... Read More

New Light On Nature Of Broca’s Area: Rare Procedure Documents How Human Brain Computes Language

October 16, 2009 — A study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine reports... Read More


measure 1. To make a measurement or measurements. 2. To result, or turn out, on measuring; as, the grain measures well; the... Read More

Synthetic Molecules Emulate Enzyme Behavior For The First Time

When chemists want to produce a lot of a substance -- such as a newly designed drug -- they often turn to catalysts,... Read More

Cutting off the power of sperm, a new male contraceptive revolution

Cutting off the power of sperm, a new male contraceptive revolution Submitted to and published... Read More

Bumblebee See, Bumblebee Do

Just as travelers figure out which restaurant is good by the numbers of cars in the parking lot, bumblebees decide which... Read More

What Gets A Female’s Attention, At Least A Songbird’s

Male songbirds produce a subtly different tune when they are courting a female than when they are singing on their own.... Read More

Combining alcohol and Red Bull reduces the ‘perception’ of impairment

Alcohol's harmful effects on motor coordination, however, remain intact Study results show that drinking alcohol and Red... Read More

Simplest circadian clocks operate via orderly phosphate transfers

3 proteins in a test tube, fueled by ATP, maintain accurate circadian rhythm for weeks CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Researchers at... Read More

Aquaporins – the perfect water filters of the cell

Water regulation plays a crucial role in the human body. Water flux between cells is facilitated by proteins embedded in... Read More

Scientists identify 36 genes, 100 neuropeptides in honey bee brains

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - From humans to honey bees, neuropeptides control brain activity and, hence, our behaviors. Understanding... Read More

Songbirds Prefer The Latest Music: Golden Oldies Just Don’t Cut It With The Chicks

Songbirds Prefer The Latest Music: Golden Oldies Just Don't Cut It With The Chicks      Duke University... Read More

Why are there only two sexes?

Why are there only two sexes? Why is the mating game almost always a dance of two, whether the scene is a swank Manhattan... Read More

Quantum Biology: Powerful Computer Models Reveal Key Biological Mechanism

  Troy, N.Y. -- Using powerful computers to model the intricate dance of atoms and molecules, researchers at Rensselaer... Read More

Model Of Internal Clocks Reveals How Jet Lag Disrupts The System

Model Of Internal Clocks Reveals How Jet Lag Disrupts The System Symptoms of extreme jet lag may result from the body... Read More

Proteins could reveal new dinosaur secrets

Soft-tissue discovery opens a biochemical frontier for paleontologists By Alan Boyle ST. LOUIS - Someday, biochemists will... Read More