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Anatomy of a Play: Ellison's dual-threat blocking skills - (blog) (blog)
TE Rhett Ellison's blocking ability helps the offense in both run and pass protection. John Schmeelk breaks down a key pass-protect block: Ellison was brought to the Giants as an all-purpose tight end who would excel in the blocking game. Most people ...

Amazon biodiversity hotspot to suffer even more losses after contentious law passed - Science Daily

Science Daily
With expanded coca cultivation and new incentives for oil and gas exploration throughout Bolivia, they say that downgrading the legal protection of TIPNIS will most likely spur even greater biodiversity losses. The authors therefore call on Bolivia's ...
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Handling a landscape damaged by recent cold weather - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Bryan-College Station Eagle
Central Texans have become accustomed to mild winters punctuated by brief periods of freezing, but this year's weather has us bundled up in seldom-used woolen sweaters and mittens. Some plants are even wrapped up for protection from this winter's cold ...

Poison Protection

Philadelphia - United States

Offers information on how the kidneys function in the excretory system.

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    Anatomy - Excretory System

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    Body Systems: Excretory System - The Human Heart: An Online Exploration from The Franklin Institute, made possible by Unisys

Poison Oak
United States

Botanical, toxicological and ethnobotany information, with photographs, on Toxicodendron diversilobum and other related and unrelated plant species containing the toxin urushiol.

What Poison Ivy Looks Like
United States

Includes information, pictures, stories, and facts about poison ivy.

Poison Ivy Information
United States

Information from on this poisonous plant, wrongly classified as Rhus toxicodendron, its description, constituents, medicinal action and uses.

New York Times: There's Poison All Around Us Now
United States

Review of "Silent Spring."

United States

Features basic information including plant identification tips and treatment methods. From the American Academy of Dermatology.

Healthline: Poison Oak
United States

Article about the allergic skin rashes caused by poison ivy, oak, and sumac. Includes description, causes, symptoms, and treatment for the painful plant rashes.

InteliHealth: Poison Ivy
United States

Offers treatment and prevention advice.

Poison Dart Frogs
United States

Images, sounds, and suggestions from a Poison Dart Frog enthusiast.

Toxicodendron radicans: Poison Ivy
United States

Photograph and description of this shrub or vine which secretes a toxic volatile oil, with information on its habitat and range.

Toxicodendron vernix: Poison Sumac
United States

Photographs and description of this shrub or small tree with toxic sap, and information on its habitat and range.