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Column: Reading up on BC's flora and fauna - Richmond News


Richmond News
Even though I could experience nature just by going a couple of blocks away from the Cambie Branch to the Richmond Nature Park, I take our wild spaces for granted. It takes a book like The Flora and Fauna of Coastal British Columbia and the Pacific ...

Discovery could lead to drugs for traumatic brain injury - Futurity: Research News


Futurity: Research News
Scientists have identified two molecules that protect nerve cells after a traumatic brain injury and could lead to new drug treatments. The molecules promote full recovery after traumatic brain injury in mice, according to the new study in Neurobiology ...
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NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

BBC News: British Science Mourns Research Great

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Review of Milstein's life and his collaboration with Georges Kohler in understanding the human immune system.

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Explains the research that Brenner, Sulston, and Horvitz each performed that improved our understanding of the life of the human cell.

BBC News: UK's First Hybrid Embryos Created
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Report on survival of embryos in which human DNA has replaced native genetic material in bovine ova, at Newcastle University.

BBC News: Ghana's New Perspective on Trees
United Kingdom

Mark Doyle reports on the success of the walkway at Kakum Park.

BBC News: Teaching the Evolution Teachers
United Kingdom

Article about a plan to improve how the theory of evolution is taught in the United States and Canada.

BBC News: The Unmasking of Piltdown Man
United Kingdom

Examine the specimens yourself, learn how the drama unfolded, and meet the chief suspects involved in the great scientific embarrassment.

BBC News: Burundi's Not So Gentle Giant
United Kingdom

Photo and article about Gustave, the giant crocodile in Burundi, Africa who is possibly the world's largest fresh water crocs.

BBC News: Asteroids May Have Affected Human Evolution
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The ascent of mankind could have been influenced by frequent cosmic catastrophes.

Trust hopes for owling success - BBC News
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Landowners in Gloucestershire learn how to attract barn owls onto their property.

BBC News: Charles Dawson: 'The Piltdown Faker'
United Kingdom

2003 article commemorating the 50th anniversary of the unmasking of the Piltdown Man hoax. Archaeologist Dr. Miles Russell explains why he believes Charles Dawson was the man behind it all.

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