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Flora And Fauna: Meaning And Examples - Science Trends


Science Trends
This typically includes all indigenous plant life, and the use of flora in this fashion was coined by the French-Swiss botanist and geologist Jules Thurmann. Similarly, fauna refers to animal life that exists in a particular place at a particular time ...

Biochemistry professor John Majors dies - Student Life


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Dr. John Majors, associate professor emeritus in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning. Students enrolled in Principles of Biology I for the upcoming spring semester were notified of Majors' death via email by ...

Accurate estimation of biodiversity is now possible on a global scale - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
We know remarkably little about the diversity of life on Earth, which makes it hard to know with any certainty whether we're succeeding in our efforts to conserve it. The goal of the Intergovernmental Panel on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES ...

Astrobiology : Life in the Universe

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NASA Astrobiology Program is intended to provide all interested people - including researchers, government officials, policy makers, teachers, students, and citizens - accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information on Program activities, accomplishments, and plans and the institutions, organizations, and people involved in the astrobiology enterprise worldwide.

Information is provided at the site on specific elements of the Astrobiology Program; news articles, journal publications, and other documents about astrobiology; and events, missions, public education initiatives, and public outreach activities relating to astrobiology. Links are provided to sources of more detailed and in-depth information on various aspects of astrobiology. More information may be obtained from the web site.

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