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Botany stand-off: Five injured NSW Police officers released from hospital - ABC Online

ABC Online
Five NSW Police officers have been released from hospital after being injured during a stand-off at Botany, in Sydney's south. Police were called to a property on Stephen Road at Botany yesterday afternoon after reports of a man barricading himself in ...
NSW Police Online (press release)

Former embedded journalist delivers 'Radical Evolution' seminar - Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities Online
ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL -- Former Washington Post reporter, Joel Garreau, Lincoln professor of Law, Culture and Values at Arizona State University spoke July 14 at Heritage Hall about his book “Radical Evolution." Mr. Garreau, whose seminar provoked ...

A Photo Contest Captures the Stunning Flora and Fauna of Macedonia and Albania's Lake Ohrid - Global Voices Online

Global Voices Online
Entries to a photo contest called “The Voice of the Lake” showing lush scenery, majestic wildlife and discarded man-objects at Lake Ohrid, which straddles Albania and Macedonia, have recently sparked interest among many Macedonians. The contest was ...

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.