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remote Separated from one another, separated by intervals or spaces greater than the... Read More


pride (Science: zoology) A small European lamprey (petromyzon branchialis). Synonym: prid, and sandpiper. Origin: Cf. AS.... Read More

Discovering Dinosaurs: in the American Museum of Natural History by M. Norell

Discovering Dinosaurs: in the American Museum of Natural History   ... Read More


Foreign 1. Outside; extraneous; separated; alien; as, a foreign country; a foreign government. Foreign worlds. 2. Not native... Read More


province 1. A country or region, more or less remote from the city of Rome, brought under the roman government; a conquered... Read More


Biome Definition What are biomes? There is no universal definition of biomes. But biome definition in biology of different... Read More

Theory of Neuroscience

Nezih OKTAR Journal of Neurological Sciences (Turkish) 2006, Volume 23, Number 3, Page(s) 155-158. An Open Access... Read More


The ahool is a flying cryptid, supposedly a giant bat, or by other accounts, a living pterosaur or flying primate. Such a... Read More


Back 1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. 2. Being in arrear; overdue;... Read More


obscure 1. Covered over, shaded, or darkened; destitute of light; imperfectly illuminated; dusky; dim. His lamp shall be put... Read More


Ascendant 1. Ascent; height; elevation. Sciences that were then in their highest ascendant. (Temple) 2. (Science: astronomy)... Read More


Insinuate 1. To introduce gently or slowly, as by a winding or narrow passage, or a gentle, persistent movement. The water... Read More


Antecedent Existing or occurring before in time or order often with consequential effects. Someone from whom you are... Read More


savage To make savage. Its bloodhounds, savaged by a cross of wolf. (south) 1. Of or pertaining to the forest; remote from... Read More


Downstream 1. (Science: molecular biology) portions of dna or rna that are more remote from the initiation sites and that... Read More


Definition noun, plural: incisurae A notch; an indent; a small hollow Supplement Incisura is a Latin word for incisure... Read More


Artery (Science: anatomy, artery) blood vessel carrying blood away from the heart, walls have smooth muscle and are... Read More


superinfection (Science: microbiology) A new infection complicating the course of antimicrobial therapy of an existing... Read More


Aorta (Science: anatomy) The largest artery in the body which has its origin at the heart. It gives off branches to the... Read More


oscillation 1. The act of oscillating; a swinging or moving backward and forward, like a pendulum; vibration. 2.... Read More

Indifferent electrode

Indifferent electrode in unipolar electrocardiography, a remote electrode placed either upon a single limb or connected with... Read More

Genetic diversity

Genetic Diversity Definition Each species is composed of individuals with their own set of genes. A gene is the inheritance... Read More

Animal Water Regulation

Homeostatic control, a set environment, and how evolution and natural selection drives a species to adapt to its environment... Read More


Endemic Definition Endemic (adj.) means native to a particular area or region or an exclusive characteristic of a thing,... Read More


Interior 1. Being within any limits, inclosure, or substance; inside; internal; inner; opposed to exterior, or superficial;... Read More

From Lucy to Language: Revised, Updated, and Expanded

From Lucy to Language: Revised, Updated, and Expanded    ... Read More


memory complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4)... Read More


Distance 1. The space between two objects; the length of a line, especially the shortest line joining two points or things... Read More


nature 1. The existing system of things; the world of matter, or of matter and mind; the creation; the universe. But looks... Read More


sympathy 1. Feeling corresponding to that which another feels; the quality of being affected by the affection of another,... Read More

How Humans Have Disrupted The Nitrogen Cycle

June 5, 2009 — More and more, scientists are getting a better grip on the nitrogen cycle. They are learning about sources... Read More

Anatolian leopard

The Anatolian leopard (Panthera pardus tulliana) was once described as a distinct subspecies of leopard native to Anatolia... Read More

Ameranthropoides loysi

"Ameranthropoides loysi" (otherwise known as de Loys' Ape) is the unofficial name for a large primate supposedly... Read More

Bigfoot – It always stays just outside the range of scientific proof

One of the most widespread and controversial creatures of dubious existence is Bigfoot, also known as Sasquatch, in... Read More


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Phenology: An Integrative Environmental Science (Tasks for Vegetation Science)

Phenology: An Integrative Environmental Science (Tasks for Vegetation Science)  ... Read More

Advances in Bioclimatology, Volume 3

Advances in Bioclimatology, Volume 3     ... Read More

Cosmic Jackpot: Why Our Universe Is Just Right for Life

Cosmic Jackpot: Why Our Universe Is Just Right for Life      ... Read More

Forestry Handbook by K.F. Wenger

Forestry Handbook (Saf Publication, 84-01)     ... Read More