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Mandan Police Department releases toxicology results of two men killed in home fire - KFYR-TV


KFYR-TV
The Mandan Police Department has received the toxicology report for the two men found dead in a Mandan home three weeks ago. Lt. Pat Haug with the PD says both men were intoxicated at the time of the fire. Haug says one man had a blood alcohol level ...

If we build it, they will come - Science


Science
When we launched Science Immunology, the goal was to establish a new home for high-impact immunology research within the Science family of journals. Early on, one of the most daunting tasks in this venture was getting immunologists to come to us with ...

Biking and hiking in Madagascar: Floored by flora, fawning over fauna - Philly.com


Philly.com
Considered to be a megadiverse country — one of 17 in the world — the island is home to substantial numbers of flora and fauna found nowhere else. I shared the two-week adventure and covered more than 300 miles with a group of 13 other vacationers.

Folding@home

Stanford - United States

Distributed client aimed at using idle CPU power via a screen saver to help simulate protein folding.

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United States

It is a distributed computing project which studies protein folding, misfolding, aggregation, and related diseases.

Structure with Folding and Design
Netherlands

Monthly publication of papers, back to 1994, on structural investigations in cell and molecular biology. PDF and full text subscription options from Cell Press.

Everyone Needs A Home
United States

Forum dedicated to reducing the number of homeless domestic animals by spreading the word about spaying and neutering, adopting from shelters, and general animal well-being.

evolution@home
United Kingdom

Designed on the model of SETI@home, this project makes evolutionary data available for download to, and analysis on, personal computers. Splitting up the work among a variety of machines results in faster results generation.

herbaria@home
United Kingdom

Web-based volunteer project to digitize and catalog museum and university herbarium collections held in the UK.

Ak's Page Away From Home
United States

Designed by a high school biology teacher. Lots of information and fun experiences such as labs performed with kids and their daily homework.

Genome@home
United States

Distributed computing project to understand the genome by reverse engineering new protein sequences for existing folds. Led by the Pande Group at Stanford University.

Ladybugs in the Home
United States

Features descriptions of the Asian lady beetle and suggestions for management.

Tapirback's Home
United States

Contains information on Tapirs with a picture gallery and a preservation fund.

Slider Home
Netherlands

Dedicated to this small green turtle with red strips. Includes information on housing, feeding, and general care.