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Hidden gem: Exploring an unspoiled natural retreat - The Daily Progress


The Daily Progress
Fortune's Cove lies along the Piedmont and Blue Ridge regions of Virginia and hosts “a unique collection of fauna from both areas,” according to the Nature Conservancy website. The combination of plant species within the preserve is “extremely rare ...

The critically endangered giant sea bass is making an encouraging but fragile comeback off Southern California - Herald-Mail Media


Herald-Mail Media
With more than 1 million dives logged annually in California, makers of the website hope it will help with the recovery of the species by identifying their spawning grounds, calculating how far they move, determining whether they inhabit protected ...

Nitric oxide tells roundworms to avoid bad bacteria - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
In many organisms, it regulates important physiological events such as dilating blood vessels or signalling between neurons," explains co-first author Yingsong Hao, Research Scientist in the Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General ...

Nitric Oxide Website

London - United Kingdom

Dr Weiming Xu, of the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at the University of Sheffield, is resarchimg the links between nitric oxide and such diseases as cancer, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and heart disease.

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Archives of abstracts since 1997, of the rapid communications of scientific investigation in chemical and biological research. Full text available to subscribers at Elsevier Science BV, The Netherlands.

United Kingdom

An overview of apoptosis with particularly emphasis on the roles that nitric oxide plays in regulating the process.

Nitrous Oxide Sources: Tropical Soils
Hong Kong

Discusses nitrous oxide emission from tropical soils, the microorganisms repsonsible and the factors which control emissions.

Biotechnology Website
United States

Defines biotechnology terms and gives brief history for high school and college students. Includes a list of current applications and career opportunities in the field.

The Fox Website
United Kingdom

Information on all aspects of red fox ecology, research, management and human conflict.

The Codonopsis Website
United Kingdom

Botanical, taxonomical and bibliographical information for plants in this genus. Includes photographs.

Hummingbird WebSite, The
United States

Includes articles, photos, conservation alerts, and more.

Butterfly WebSite, The
United States

Includes links, photos, societies, and articles.

Dragonfly WebSite, The
United States

Articles, regional distribution information, photo gallery, and conservation news related to dragonflies.

United States

Provides a visual guide to the species of Russula and Lactarius, their characteristics, a bibliography and list of recent publications.