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Researcher finds surprising results in high-altitude study - Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
And this is the first time a study combined the molecular biology of acclimatization with the physiology." A mountain of data leads to new insights. To better understand how our bodies adjust to high altitude, where there's less oxygen, the ...

Record high temperatures across the state - Waco Tribune-Herald


Waco Tribune-Herald
COLLEGE STATION — Most areas of the state have set or tied high temperature records this summer, including a string of 100-plus days last week, according to the state climatologist. Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon, College Station, said San Angelo is ...

Lifelike anatomy - American Press


American Press
The academic performance of nursing and other students at Sowela Technical Community College has improved since the introduction of the Anatomage table, a digital cadaver, and high-fidelity mannequins, school officials said. The Anatomage table, one of ...

High Plains IPM

San Francisco, California - United States

The guide is intended to provide current effective management options for insect and other arthropod pests, for weeds, and for plant pathogens affecting all major field crops grown in Colorado, Montana, Wyoming, and Western Nebraska. Chemical and non-chemical control practices, when available, are described in detail for individual pests and pathogens. These practices include cultural and biological control options, and host plant resistance. By including alternatives to pesticides, we hope to create a ready reference of management strategies growers will consider when faced with a pest problem.

High Plains Integrated Pest Management Guide for Colorado, Western Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana and Western South Dakota.

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Photographs and information on the snakes, lizards, turtles, and crocodilians of the Coastal Plain region of the southeastern United States.

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