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'Nature calls' upon youth to protect flora and fauna - The Hindu


The Hindu
Chief Conservator of Forests and Project Tiger Field Director S. Saravanan explained to the students the importance of protecting the flora and fauna on the hills. The students planted 10,000 saplings. As many as 2,500 seed balls were dropped in the ...

Neuroscientist Narayanan Kasthuri Leading Research to Map Billions of Brain Cells - India West


India West
An Indian American assistant professor of neurobiology and researcher at the University of Chicago's Argonne project is leading research into mapping billions of brain cells. Scientists at the university and Argonne National Laboratory, including Prof.

The Octopus Project, Mean Queen, Calico Vision, Botany - Flagpole Magazine


Flagpole Magazine
Since releasing its debut, Identification Parade, in 2002, The Octopus Project has unleashed five additional full-lengths of beatific, electronic-tinted indie pop, with the latest being last year's Memory Mirror. The Austin, TX group, known for its ...

Ribosomal Database Project

East Lansing - United States

RDP II now includes a tutorial for data analysis, rRNA derived phylogenetic trees, and aligned and annotated rRNA sequences, maintained at the Center for Microbial Ecology, MSU, East Lansing, MI.

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    The Center for Microbial Ecology
    The organization, research and educational activities, and personnel of the MSU Center for Microbial Ecology, an National Science Foundation science and technolology center.

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RNase P Database
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CalFlora Database
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