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Cardiac system 1: anatomy and physiology - Nursing Times


Nursing Times
This first article in a two-part series covers anatomy and physiology, and the second part discusses pathophysiology. Citation: Jarvis S, Saman S (2018) Cardiac system 1: anatomy and physiology. Nursing Times [online]; 114: 2, 34-37. Authors: Selina ...

Insights: When did knowing too much become so political? - Colorado Springs Gazette


Colorado Springs Gazette
Normally, it's Democrats who want the public to know more about the effects of energy production near people, flora and fauna, but not so much on wind energy. That irony came to visit when Rep. Paul Lundeen brought a bill this session to create a state ...

Defence strategies: How immunology took its great leap forward - New Scientist


New Scientist
IMMUNOLOGIST Charles Janeway had an audacious idea. It was 1989 and most of his colleagues thought the immune system was primed solely to detect molecules it hadn't seen before. Janeway thought he had evidence that novelty alone wasn't enough to ...

Fire Effects Information System (FEIS)

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Up-to-date information about fire effects on plants and animals of North America, developed at the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station's Fire Sciences Laboratory in Missoula, Montana.

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Searchable database of four kingdoms: plant, animal, fungi, monera. Search by scientific or common names, English or French.

Rice Information System
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An integrated information resource and comparative analysis workbench for rice genomics.

Raptor Information System
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The RIS is a free searchable catalog of over 38,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Raptor Information System
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A keyworded catalog of over 40,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Biodiversity Information System
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BiodIS, K-State's Biodiversity Information System, is a collaborative project to expose information associated with the University's natural history collections to a diverse group of users. Based largely on the Herbarium and Museum of Entomological and Prairie Arthropod Research, BiodIS is a portal for users of all ages and fields who have an interest in or need for biodiversity data, including taxonomic, geographic, and ecological information, a

TAXIS - Taxonomic Information System
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Database management system for recording taxa, specimens, characters, and images. Also serves as an interactive identification system.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
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Authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

International Species Information System
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Use abstracts to find the holdings of zoos and other institutions of many wild species, including amphibians, birds, fishes, mammals and reptiles.