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What's inside - Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro News & Record
n The biggest surprise was in 2008, the day this dog owner brought home fresh tomatoes. The Pet Shop, D5. n World War II vet Al Lochra “never stops learning.” Community Corner, D3. n Find fun things to see and do this week in Catch This, D8.

New targets and novel biomarkers in cardiometabolic diseases - SciTech Europa

SciTech Europa
In 2008, Wang joined Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy in University of Hong Kong as a Faculty member. She has published seven book chapters and over 130 research articles in internationally peer-reviewed journals, with an average citation of ...

150-acre land of flora and fauna cries for attention - The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Dr A Krishna, principal scientist and head, All India Coordinated Research Project (AICRP) on agro-forestry, PJTSAU, said, “The Agri-Biodiversity Park was established in 2008 with the aim of conserving and preserving native varieties of flora and fauna ...

AbSciCon 2008

Santa Clara, California - United States

Astrobiology is the study of the origins, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe. AbSciCon 2008 will convene the global community of scholars engaged in this interdisciplinary effort. Interested scientists and educators are invited to participate. The meeting will combine plenary events with focused topical sessions that broadly relate to the major scientific themes:
# The Astrophysical and Planetary Context for Life
# The Origin and Evolution of Life
# The Search for Life in our Solar System and Beyond
We encourage you to bookmark our website as your primary source for the latest AbSciCon 2008 information.

AbSciCon 2008
United States

Listen to the talks given at the 2008 Astrobiology Science Conference. AbSciCon brought together a global community of scholars engaged in the study of the origins, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe.


6th International Biometals Symposium devoted to the importance of metals in biological systems.


European biotechnology convention in Paris including an exhibition, conference, opportunity for innovation and technology transfer and a career fair.

Korea South

High-level conference, international exhibition, and partnership event at OsongBio-Technopolis, Cheongju City, Korea; October 8 - 10, 2008.

Kentucky Cicada Watch 2008
United States

Reporting on the 2008 Brood VIX periodical cicada emergence in Kentucky. From the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture.

Rare Birds Yearbook 2008

Competition to add to the Rare Birds Yearbook, BirdLife International book focusing on the most endangered species in the world -- their current situation, future prospects, and what can be done to save them for coming generations.

United States

A four-week project based unit for high school science students in biology, chemistry or integrated physics and chemistry.

Top 10 Things Launched Into Space in 2008
United States

Wired story about 2008 space launch cargo, including tardigrades