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I Am A Black Urban Environmentalist - HuffPost


HuffPost
The concrete is my catalyst beneath my beaten sneakers. On sunny days, the shadows of my unwavering figure help push me down roads seldom traveled— seldom acknowledged. I live with the haunting images purged into my psyche by tunes like “Strange Fruit ...

Storage briefing: The evolution of software-defined storage - ComputerWeekly.com


ComputerWeekly.com
The term “software-defined” has been somewhat misused over the years, but was initially meant to represent storage systems that didn't have a tight coupling between hardware and software. In effect, the customer could buy hardware and deploy the ...

Ethnobotanist Jim Duke Passes at 88 - WholeFoods Magazine


WholeFoods Magazine
In 1977, he became Chief of the Medicinal Plant Laboratory at USDA's Agricultural Research Service in Beltsville, and then Chief of USDA's Economic Botany Laboratory. At the time, USDA was under contract with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to ...

Concrete Storage Bays for Agricultural Use

Moses Lake, WA - United States

No foundations are required for our panels, they are simply anchored using a landing cleat, and then secured using fixing plates.

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The Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program (CBBEP)
United States

Locally controlled project works to support sustainable use of the estuaries in the south central coastline of Texas near Corpus Christi. Includes group history, projects, publications, and main areas of interest.

Stem Cell Storage
United Kingdom

UK company offering stem cell collection, processing and storage facilities for samples of blood taken from the umbilical cord of new born babies. Provides information on the technology and on diseases that can be treated with stem cells.

United States

National Conference of State Legislators offers listing of State Laws on Frozen Embryos.

National Seed Storage Laboratory (NSSL)
United States

Government facility provides cold storage for seeds, graftable buds and animal semen to support diversity in farm flora and fauna. Page includes virtual tour of the facility with an explanation of the storage procedure.

Flinders Fertility - Egg, Sperm & Embryo Storage
Australia

Eggs, sperm and embryos can all be frozen and stored, in case you need them in the future. It is a relatively straightforward procedure that has helped many Australian men and women on their path to a family. The technical name for the freezing process is "cryopreservation", and the storage process is called "cryogenic storage". As well as supporting ongoing education and research in the field of Reproductive Medicine and Women’s Health, flind

Agricultural Biotechnology Council
United Kingdom

Umbrella group for the agricultural biotechnology industry in the UK which promotes the role of biotechnology in sustainable agriculture and acts as a source of information about agricultural biotechnology.

USDA: Agricultural Biotechnology
United States

One of three Federal Agencies, along with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), primarily responsible for regulating biotechnology in the USA.

Journal of Agricultural Genomics
United States

Originally published by the National Centre for Genome Resources. Provides free access to past papers for the years 1995 to 2000.

Review of Agricultural Entomology
United Kingdom

Searchable abstracts database which covers pests that affect field and horticultural crops, forest trees and plant products.

College of Agricultural Sciences
United States

The first of the colleges established at Penn State, the College of Agricultural Sciences awarded the nation's first baccalaureate degrees in agriculture in 1861. It includes 12 academic units, which provide research, teaching, and extension support in the animal, plant, food, engineering, environmental, social, and business management sciences. The College of Agricultural Sciences invests nearly $97 million in research and graduate study yearly.