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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire


University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

Here's What Makes Novichok, Russia's Nerve Poison of Choice, Especially Sinister - Daily Beast


Daily Beast
By William Atchison, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Michigan State University. Novichok, or “newcomer” in Russian, refers not to a single chemical but rather a group of related molecules designed for only one purpose: to kill. Soviet ...
AlterNet

Research confirms a new way for cells to conserve energy - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
By proving a theory that was first proposed almost 40 years ago, researchers have confirmed a new way that cells conserve energy. The study, led by William Metcalf, G. William Arends Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and leader of the Mining ...

Kier, William M.

Chapel Hill - United States

University of North Carolina professor studying comparative biomechanics of marine invertebrates. Includes references, his curriculum vitae and a pointer to his lab and graduate students.

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A theoretical neurophysiologist and author of The Cerebral Code, How the Brain Thinks.

Willmore, William G.
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How does oxygen modify protein structure and function? Low-oxygen adaptation and gene expression at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.

William Beebe: Going Deeper
United States

Describes his work with fellow naturalist Theodore Roosevelt and engineer Otis Barton.

William Holden Wildlife Foundation
United States

Conservation organization whose projects include rural outreach programs and the William Holden Wildlife Education Center in Kenya.

Prince William Sound Science Center
United States

Independent, non-profit research organization located in Cordova, Alaska. The research program covers the ecology of the region, emphasizing the long-term diversity and sustainability of resources upon which local people depend.

Colorless Green Homunculi by William L. Benzon
United States

Essay/review of The Electric Meme: A New Theory of How We Think.

William Beebe: Half Mile Down, 1934
United States

Account of his record breaking dive in the bathysphere with Otis Barton, and the deep sea creatures they encountered.

Official William Beebe Web Site
United States

Highlights the work and accomplishments of the American naturalist, ornithologist, and deep sea explorer.

The College of William and Mary - Department of Biology
United States

Undergraduate and graduate student information, course descriptions, faculty, staff, and related resources.

United States

Interview with the FCA about Parkinson's disease research.