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New i20: revolution or evolution? - Independent Online


Independent Online
ROAD TEST: Hyundai i20 1.4 Fluid. Johannesburg - Revolution and evolution. Two words you'll hear often in the motoring game to emphasise whether a new model's a complete knock-your-socks-off display of progression, or just a mild transfiguration of ...

Plant biology: Coding in non-coding RNAs - Nature.com


Nature.com
Biologists are now well aware of introns, the sequences within genes that separate the coding regions (exons) and which are spliced out at the messenger-RNA level, as well as their notable regulatory roles. However, the term junk DNA has survived and ...

workshop -- Human Anatomy & Physiology I - Glens Falls Post-Star


Glens Falls Post-Star
This six-week online course (at your own pace) begins with an explanation of the nature of matter and a review of the principles of chemistry that are important to human physiology. Also covered will be cell anatomy and physiology because all life ...

Checklist of Online Vegetation and Plant Distribution Maps

Oakland - United States

Includes maps from all over the world.

Related
United Kingdom

Compilation of information on the geographic distribution of many species in this region.

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
United Kingdom

Enter a family, genus, or genus and species to see accepted names and world distribution of plants in 150 families. Maintained by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, Surrey, UK.

Vegetation Ecology at Bern
Switzerland

Forest and grassland ecology at the University of Bern.

Eastern Mojave Vegetation
United States

Vegetation of Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino County, California, and autoecology of Swertia albomarginata, Coleogyne ramosissima, and Salvia dorrii .

International Association for Vegetation Science
United Kingdom

A worldwide group of scientists and others interested in theoretical and practical studies of vegetation. Includes details of membership, association journals, meetings, jogs and other resources.

Hong Kong Flora and Vegetation
Hong Kong

Discusses plant diversity and adaptations and how plants improve the air and water quality, prevent soil erosion and water runoff, and provide food and shelter for the local fauna. Includes information on plant study sites and trails chosen by the Quality Education Fund and a checlist of plant species.

United States

From the Digital Atlas of the Vascular Plants of Utah.

USGS-NPS Vegetation Mapping Program
United States

Cooperative effort by the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service to classify, describe, and map vegetation communities in more than 270 national park units across the United States.

Canada

Web-based software for creating, editing, annotating, and storing biological signaling pathways, doing consistency checks when integrating data from multiple sources, producing biomolecular network maps, and integrating pathways with protein-protein interaction data.

Right Whale Data and Maps
United States

Extensive information from the western North Atlantic, including sighting reports, Right Whale recovery plans, and whale watch guidelines, and reports on entangled whales.