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Are We All Aliens? The New Case for Panspermia

By Robert Roy Britt Nestled safely inside the belly of a comet orbiting some unknown star, a microscopic alien sits... Read More

Hip

Hip 1. The projecting region of the lateral parts of one side of the pelvis and the hip joint; the haunch; the huckle. 2.... Read More

Passionate about Thresher Sharks in the Philippines

My work as a marine biologist has drawn me to the Coral Triangle, an area of our oceans consisting of the highest levels of... Read More

Twining

twining Winding around something; twisting; embracing; climbing by winding about a support; as, the hop is a twinning... Read More

Voluble

voluble 1. Easily rolling or turning; easily set in motion; apt to roll; rotating; as, voluble particles of matter. 2.... Read More

Vines

vine (Science: botany) Any woody climbing plant which bears grapes. Hence, a climbing or trailing plant; the long, slender... Read More

Pocket

pocket 1. A bag or pouch; especially; a small bag inserted in a garment for carrying small articles, particularly money;... Read More

Vine

vine (Science: botany) Any woody climbing plant which bears grapes. Hence, a climbing or trailing plant; the long, slender... Read More

Bind

Bind 1. To tie, or confine with a cord, band, ligature, chain, etc.; to fetter; to make fast; as, to bind grain in bundles;... Read More

‘Killer kangaroo’ evidence found

Palaeontologists digging in northern Australia have found fossil evidence of several new species - including a "killer... Read More

Measurement of the contributions of 1D and 3D pathways to the translocation of a protein along DNA

Measurement of the contributions of 1D and 3D pathways to the translocation of a protein along DNA   Darren M.... Read More

Female Concave-eared Frogs Draw Mates With Ultrasonic Calls

Most female frogs don't call; most lack or have only rudimentary vocal cords. A typical female selects a mate from a chorus... 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 Reconstruct Migration Of Avian Flu Virus

UC Irvine researchers have combined genetic and geographic data of the H5N1 avian flu virus to reconstruct its history... Read More

Changes to insect-seeking calls of horseshoe bats may drive new species formation

BU geographer Tigga Kingston links speciation potential to acoustic differences in calls (Boston) -- It may not matter... Read More

UCI scientists reconstruct migration of avian flu virus

Study results may give health officials road map for interventions Irvine, Calif., UC Irvine researchers have combined... Read More

ASU researchers ‘wire’ DNA to identify mutations

 ASU researchers 'wire' DNA to identify mutations A team of ASU researchers led by Nongjian Tao and Peiming Zhang has... Read More

New Zealand’s Unique Fauna

By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga In the previous lesson, we learned about the high biodiversity of New Zealand and how... Read More