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Feeding animals can expose them to disease - but not always, UGA ecologists find - Online Athens

Online Athens
Lots of backyard birders enjoy attracting various local species within viewing distance of their home by setting up and supplying birdfeeders with seed and other foods birds love. But bird feeders are something of a double-edged sword and do more than ...
The Albany Herald

Grey's Anatomy's character-focused last season - CMU The Tartan Online

CMU The Tartan Online
A year prior, FOX began airing a medical procedural drama which became a massive success: Grey's Anatomy. Before that, ABC produced *Scrubs, a more comedic take on medical television, but broadcast it through NBC. Shonda Rhimes decided to make ...
The University of Hawaii Kaleo

Blame biology for men's love of booties, UT study says -
Here's some research out of the University of Texas at Austin that seems certain to get somebody riled up: A new study published online in Evolution and Human Behavior attributes men's preference for women with a nice lumbar curve to prehistoric ...

Online Muscle Atlas

Seattle - United States

Featuring the major muscle groups of the upper and lower extremities.

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    Anatomy - Muscular System

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    Muscle Atlas — Musculoskeletal Radiology — UW Radiology
    An illustrated atlas of the muscles of the upper and lower extremities.

Atlas Moth: Atlas attacus

Fact sheet with description, breeding, distribution, role in the habitat, status in Singapore, threats, photos and links.

Wikipedia: Muscle
United States

Hyperlinked overview of the contractile form of tissue with information on types, diseases, control, and online resources.

United Kingdom

List of scientific publications submitted to this organization which is based at the Gatty Marine Laboratory in Scotland.

UC San Diego: Muscle Physiology
United States

Introduces muscle physiology and design.

New Health Guide - Muscle System
United States

Everything that is conceived by our brain finds its expression in the muscular system. You can express an idea by the help of muscles of larynx, tongue and mouth (act of speaking), the muscles of fingers (act of writing) or by the skeletal muscles (act of dancing, running, etc.) Body muscles help an individual to stand erect, walk, move, bend and pick up objects. They help in breathing, blood circulation and functioning of other internal organ


Excitation and contraction of muscle, analysis of the processes involved, and the processes underlying cell contractility and motility.

Muscle Physiology: University of California, San Diego
United States

Describes research at the National Skeletal Muscle Research Center with a general overview and information on lab personnel and current projects.

Hosford Muscle Tables: Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body
United States

Details each muscle's origin, insertion, action, blood supply, and innervation.

ATLAS Biolabs

Offers molecular genomic analyses for use in biomedical research through Affymetrix, Agilent and Illumina microarrays. Based in Berlin and Cologne, Germany.

The Whole Brain Atlas
United States

MRI views of the normal and diseased human brain. Collaboration of MIT and Harvard University.