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New Captain Cook monument plan for Botany Bay divides opinion ... - BBC News


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Not everyone is happy at the prospect of a new monument marking the arrival of colonists in Australia.
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The Genetics and Molecular Biology app is aimed for younger students (middle school and high school); however, it could also serve as a review resource for introductory biology students at the undergraduate level. The app provides basic background ...

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A team of scientists from the Zoological Society of London and the Kunming Institute of Zoology in China went into the field and surveyed 97 sites across 16 Chinese provinces over the course of four years. They published their findings this week in the ...
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BBC News: Toughest Bug Reveals Genetic Secrets

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Reports the decoding of the Pyrococcus abyssi, which lives in the intense pressure and temperature of black smoker vents on the seafloor.

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