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Biochemistry Student Named a Rhodes Scholar - Georgia Tech News Center


Georgia Tech News Center
Calvin Runnels plans to spend his life learning, and learning about life. That's what the biochemistry major wrote in his personal statement when he applied for the Rhodes Scholarship this year. “I cannot say for sure where exactly in the field my ...
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Study Finds Breathing Retraining Associated With Quality of Life Improvement for Patients With Asthma - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network


AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Despite effective pharmacology, many patients with asthma have impaired quality of life, but a new breathing retraining intervention can be used as a nonpharmacological intervention to treat asthma. Up to 18% of the world's population is affected by ...

NASA biology experiments are space station-bound - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Life functions differently in space, and biologists can learn a lot about how this impacts human health by studying cells grown in the microgravity environment, or "weightlessness," of the International Space Station. The Bioculture System is a new ...

Life Through Geologic Time: A Pictorial History of Life on Earth

Marquette - United States

Provides a pictorial look at the geologic time scale, beginning with the Precambrian through the Holocene.

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Earth Life Web
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Facts and explanations about insects and birds categorized by groups.

PBS: Life Beyond Earth
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Companion site to the Timothy Ferris film includes resources for the questions, are we alone and is anybody listening.

Evolution of Life on the Earth, The
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Scientific American article by Stephen Jay Gould.

Palaeos: The Trace of Life on Earth
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Dedicated to providing detailed information on the history of life on Earth. Addresses palaeontology, evolution, geochronology, systematics, and ecology.

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Advocates knowledge building, conservation, and wise use of biodiversity resources, the driving force in sustaining the Earth's life-supporting systems.

Division on Earth & Life Studies
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The National Academy of Sciences is a non-governmental, non-profit organization chartered by the US Congress in 1863 at the request of President Lincoln. The Academy has two missions: to honor the nations top scientists, engineers, and health professionals with membership, and to serve the nation with independent, expert advice. The Division on Earth & Life Studies is one of six subject area divisions that enlist the nation's top experts to resp

LIFE: A Journey Through Time
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Frans Lanting photo essay tracing life's adaptations over the eons.

Tiny Fossils may be Earth's Oldest Life
United Kingdom

Article from the New Scientist on studies by William Schopf of UCLA of certain ancient Australian rocks using a technique called laser Raman analysis.

Intimate Strangers: Unseen Life on Earth
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PBS site offering an introduction to microbes, an integral ingredient in our planet's ecosystem.

The Monterey Pine Through Geologic Time
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Learn how understanding the evolutionary history of the Monterey Pine may help us conserve this species. Article from Understanding Evolution.