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Molecules In Space: Physics, Chemistry And Biology - Science Trends

Science Trends
The collaboration between spectroscopists and astrophysicists initiated in the 18th century with the purpose of assigning the Fraunhofer lines in the solar spectrum to atomic transitions has remained fruitful, successful and ever fascinating. This ...

What supplements do scientists use, and why? - ZME Science

ZME Science
Supplements are a strange thing. Although they're a multi-billion industry, producers don't need to prove that they are effective — only that they are safe. As a result, among the evidence-based products, a lot of snake-oil has also snuck on the ...

Harnessing the power of algae: New, greener fuel cells move step closer to reality - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
In a new technique described in the journal Nature Energy, researchers from the departments of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Physics have collaborated to develop a two-chamber BPV system where the two core processes involved in the operation of a solar ...

Solar Snake Repellers

Airlie Beach, Queensland - Australia

Solar snake repellers are used to deter snakes from around the home. The problem is these slithery reptiles are attracted to our homes and properties and that is because they know that free board and lodgings are on offer at most human habitats. If you have rats, mice or other vermin, you will likely have snakes too. They love to hide, except when they are sunning themselves or out hunting.

Collaborative Study of Geophysical Constraints on Sea-Ice Bacteria: Implications for Life on Ice-Covered Solar Bodies
United States

Presents the preliminary results and images of work carried out by the Geophysical Institute's Floating Ice Group as part of a project supported through NSF's Life in Extreme Environments (LExEn) Program.

United States

Comprehensive information from Wikipedia on this large group of legless reptiles found on every continent except Antarctica.

What's That Snake?
United States

Guide to the snakes of Ohio, with images and range maps.

Snake Scales
United States

Article from Wikipedia discussing the morphology, nomenclature, arrangement and importance of snake scales.

Snake Estate
United States

Provides a snake database with detailed information on many species including a photograph, description, range, habitat, behavior, reproduction and suitability for being kept in captivity.

Water Snake
United States

Water snakes in the genus Nerodia are non-venomous colubrid snakes found in North America. Includes details of the species, pictures, videos and references.

The Copperhead Snake
United States

Informational site about copperhead snakes, Agkistrodon spp, their bite, venom, life cycle and general ecology. Includes a short video.

Flying Snake
United States

Information on the Chrysopelea species which is found only in South and Southeast Asia. Includes video clips of flight behavior.

Snake Man, The
United States

Informal lectures, featuring live, non-venomous snakes; about sharing the truth on these mistreated, misunderstood reptiles.

Snake Bites

Assists with identification of Australian snakes, signs and symptoms, first aid, and medical management.