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Brain cell's Achilles' heel may prompt hydrocephalus - Science Daily

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"We found that when we infected ependymal cells with viruses that can cause major problems in the human brain, ependymal cells completely degraded Foxj1 and transformed," said Chay Kuo, M.D., Ph.D., an associate professor of cell biology in the Duke ...

Molecular evolution: How the building blocks of life may form in space - Science Daily

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Molecular evolution: How the building blocks of life may form in space. New research offers evidence that humans -- and the rest of life on Earth -- may have been able to form with the right combination of star dust and radiation. Date: April 25, 2018 ...

Negative fateful life events and the brains of middle-aged men ... - Science Daily

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Conflict, a death in the family, financial hardship and serious medical crises are all associated with accelerated physical aging. In a new study, researchers found that such negative fateful life events -- or FLEs -- appear to also specifically ...

Secret Life of the Brain, The

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Companion site to the PBS series revealing the fascinating processes involved in brain development across a lifetime.

The Secret Life of Ants
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Discusses the architecture of ant nests, the growth of the colony, and the behavior of various species.

Secret of Photo 51
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Background information on program on Rosalind Franklin's role in the discovery of the double helix. Article by Brenda Maddox, video clip, interview of biology professor. [NOVA]

Ruminating on Some Secret Ciliates.
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Photographic study by Dave Furness on the ciliates that spend their lives in the rumens of domestic cattle.

NOVA: Secret of Photo 51
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Unravels the mystery behind the discovery of the double helix and investigates the seminal role that Rosalind Franklin and her X-ray photograph played.

The Secret Lives of Wild Animals
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Learn about the new technologies and equipment devised to observe and tack animals in real-time in their natural environments. Take a look into the lives on animals great and small: deer, ocelot, dragonfly, zebra, and seal.

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Explore one of the U.S.'s largest collections of seahorses (sea dragons, pipehorses, and pipefish) through the Monterey Bay Aquarium's online versions of The Secret Lives of Seahorses.

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A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.

Life Through Geologic Time: A Pictorial History of Life on Earth
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Provides a pictorial look at the geologic time scale, beginning with the Precambrian through the Holocene.

Life Technologies - A Global Life Sciences Company

We believe in the power of science and appreciate its rigorous discipline. That's what drives our passion for innovation, leading to transformative offerings that support endeavors throughout the world. Our extensive range of products and services, from instruments to everyday lab essentials, ensures quality and performance for every lab, every application. Customers in more than 180 countries count on us in their quest to improve life in mean

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Eclectic collection of thought-provoking, quasi-scientific opinions on brain function.