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Letter: The folly of macro-evolution - West Central Tribune

West Central Tribune
Obviously, all living things were designed, and then given a toolbox with just the right amount of hardware and software to make adjustments to their "systems structure" in response to pressures from the surrounding environment, but not to "evolve ...

Virtual autopsies give students deeper look at anatomy - Central Florida Future

Central Florida Future
Sarubbi and Payer emphasized the importance of teaching the humanity side of anatomy, along with the scientific aspect. During the 17-week course, medical students are given a cadaver with only three pieces of information: his or her age, sex and last ...

Central Hulu Sungai keeps protect Meratus' Flora Fauna - The Borneo Post

The Borneo Post
BARABAI, South Kalimantan: Central Hulu Sungai (HST) District Government will continue to protect and preserve the diversity of flora and fauna in Meratus with no exploitation, Antaranews reported. Head of HST Environmental Management Agency (BPLH) ...

Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP)

Bombay - India

CSIR laboratory in Lucknow, India, enganged in research of medicinal and aromatic plants and natural sources. Site features the patent portfolio available for licensing, its publications, and the National Gene Bank for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (NGBMAP) of India.

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    Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP)

Central Africa Medicinal Plants Database

A searchable and browsable medicinal plant database for uses of traditional veterinarian and human medicines in Africa.

Medicinal plants
United States

Provides photographs and descriptions of a range of plants believed to have medicinal properties. Almost all our present medicines are derived from research on medicinal plants.

Central Washington Native Plants
United States

Includes photographs of both endemic and cordilleran species.

Vascular Plants of North Central Florida
United States

Checklist of plants, subdivided by form, with common names.

Central Plantation Crops Research Institute
United States

Library and Bioinformatics Centre, with databases on the biotechnological aspects of coconut, cocoa and arecanut. Provides career opportunities, staff profiles and mission statement.

Jane Goodall Institute: Chimpanzee Central
United States

Chimpanzee biology, habitat, physical characteristics, social organizations and communication.

Rhus aromatica: Aromatic Sumac
United States

Photograph and description of this sprawling shrub with information on its habitat and range.

Medicinal Mushrooms
United States

Devoted to presenting accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive information about the chemistry, biochemistry and pharmacology of medicinal mushrooms and the bioactive compounds they contain.

Medicinal Herb Garden
United States

Features indices by botanical and common names, close-up photos of the plants, and views of the garden.

United Kingdom

Describes the possible medicinal effects of Fucus including its use as an antioxidant, for thyroid problems and for obesity.