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'Special report: The evolution of the electric bus' by Automotive World - Automotive World (press release)


Automotive World (press release)
Automotive World has published a new report, 'Special report: The evolution of the electric bus', which considers the role of electrification in this most common of public transportation solutions. From smooth silent motion to the ability to operate ...

Exercise regimens can and should be quantified - Arkansas Online


Arkansas Online
While you won't find this equation in many exercise physiology textbooks, it does provide a good sense of the total amount of work performed in a given strength-training session. Measuring cardiovascular exercise is easy enough, as one can choose to ...

UGA researcher uses cellular biology to target lethal parasites - Online Athens


Online Athens
“In some areas, you have 50 to 60 percent of people who are infected with Chagas disease,” said Docampo, the Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Cellular Biology. This obscenely high disease burden strains developing nations' resources by ...

Special Online Collection: The Sea Urchin Genome

Stanford - United States

Science Magazine describes the sequencing of the genome of the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus and initial insights obtained from the sequence.

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The Sea Urchin: Special Interactive Poster
United States

Offers a closer look at some of the insights gained into cell biology, developmental biology, and gene regulation from the study of the sea urchin. From Science Magazine.

Sea Urchin Embryology
United States

Glossary and illustration of the path of development, as resource to high schools, provided by Stanford University, California.

Red Sea Urchin
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this species, Strongylocentrotus franciscanus, including its description, feeding habits, behavior and reproduction.

Sea Urchin Embryo
United States

A page from the Laboratory of Embryonic Gene Expression, included here for three beautiful photographs.

Sea Urchin Embryology
United States

Laboratory modules using sea urchin eggs to explore fertilization and development.

Sea Urchin Embryology
United States

Drama of fertilization and development is explored by laboratory modules using sea urchin eggs.

Sea Urchin Embryology Tutorial
United States

Examines the fertilization, cleavage, gastrulation, and patterning processes.

Enchanted Learning: Sea Urchin
United States

Sea urchin coloring page printout. Designed to teach kids about the spiny, hard-shelled animal that lives on the rocky seafloor, from shallow waters to great depths.

Sea Urchin: A Stinging but Amazing Animal
United States

Article by Jean-Marie Cavanihac on these animals with many photographs of their development.

Calcareous Flowers: Tests and Cross-sections of Sea Urchin Spines.
United States

Photographic study by Richard Howey with some fine photographs of the intricate beauty of these structures.