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Plants are not conscious, whether you can 'sedate' them or not - Massive


Massive
In a 2006 article in the journal Trends in Plant Sciences, they and other colleagues announced a new field of inquiry called “plant neurobiology.” That article was controversial, prompting a sharply written rebuttal by 36 renowned plant biologists, who ...

Land plants arose earlier than thought—and may have had a bigger impact on the evolution of animals - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
Some scientists have tried to use plant genetic data as "molecular clocks"—knowing a typical mutation rate, they can estimate how long ago various species split based upon their differences in DNA-to figure out their evolutionary history. But they ...
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WA adds more species to threatened list - Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Trapdoor spiders have been added to the West Australian threatened species list following a review which also recommended de-listing six other flora and fauna. Two new species of trapdoor spiders join eight plants, including members of the Acacia and ...

Plant Species-Level Systematics Symposium

Leiden - Netherlands

Topics covered include species radiations, molecular evolution, multiple genomes, and identification and diagnostics. Contains program, online registration, tourist information, and related links. Leiden, The Netherlands.

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World's Boreal Forests: Animal and Plant Species
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Fact sheets and photos for mammals, birds, trees and other plants of boreal regions.

Across Trophic Level System Simulation
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A simulation system for the Everglades and Big Cypress Swamp (USA).

Biological Effects of Low Level Exposures
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Studies dose-response relationships to toxic agents, pharmaceuticals, and natural products over wide dosage ranges in in vitro, and in vivo systems, including human populations.

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Abstract of a proposed new comprehensive phylogenetic classification of the kingdom.

Illustration of Prion Replication and Spread at the Cellular Level
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With descriptive explanation.

Peptide Symposium
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4th International and 29th European organized from Geneva, Switzerland. Details of six day meeting in Gdansk, Poland.

Northwest Algal Symposium
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Phycologists from the Northwestern United States and Western Canada: includes contact and activity information.

International Herpetological Symposium
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Provides a yearly symposium for the dissemination of data and research pertaining to amphibians and reptiles.