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Evolution May Make it Harder for Humans to Hold Their Liquor - Live Science


Live Science
Humans are still evolving… but before toasting to that, know this: Some of the genetic changes may make hangovers worse, a new study finds. So far, only certain populations have genetic adaptations that make it hard for them to process alcohol, but ...

Evolution In A Descriptive Model, Not Prescriptive One - Patheos (blog)


Patheos (blog)
Biological evolution is a remarkably cruel process. Evolution selects against the least fit among an environment's populations and species over time. By selecting against the unfit, it kills the infant and disabled animals in the herd, and species that ...

Cannabinoid Abuse Potential Assessment: The 8-Factor Analysis as an Opportunity, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks - Digital Journal


Digital Journal
​​Join the live session ​of Xtalks' newest webinar, "Cannabinoid Abuse Potential Assessment: The 8-Factor Analysis as an Opportunity," on Thursday, March 15, 2018, at 12:30 p.m. EDT (4:30 p.m. GMT), with industry experts Dr. Jack Henningfield, Vice ...

The Hydroecological Integrity Assessment Process

Herndon - United States

USGS scientists have developed HIP and a suite of software tools for conducting a hydrologic classification of streams, addressing instream flow needs, and assessing past and proposed hydrologic alterations on streamflow and other ecosystem components.

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Publishes articles devoted to the science and technology of the application of living organisms to the production of materials for the benefit of mankind.

GEA Process Engineering Pty. Ltd.
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GEA Process Engineering Australia engineering for a better world. We offer a range of technical services to industries operating laboratory or industrial sized Spray Dryers, Fluid Bed Dryers, Evaporators, Homogenizers and plants with associated technologies. Such services are available to ensure that continuity of production is maintained, operational efficiency remains optimal, highest quality powders are manufactured, and the benefits of utiliz

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BPEC researches development and manufacturing of synthetic biological systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge.

The Normal Moulting Process in Birds
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Talk given by Avian Vet A. K. Jones to a conference of the Association of Avian Veterinarians in August 1998.

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Addresses the question: What is a species, and what are the different ways it can be defined?

Process Research and Rapid Supply of APIs
United Kingdom

CARBOGEN AMCIS delivers leading process research services that support the drug development process. Early Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacture centers on the rapid synthesis of supplies necessary to perform both toxicology and early-phase clinical trials. Typical batch sizes here range from 50 g to 50 kg and are prepared in the highest standard of Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP).

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A Modern Explanation for Light Interaction with the Retina of the Eye Based on Nanostructural Geometry: Rethinking the Vision Process

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
United States

Report of a scientific appraisal of the condition and trends in the world's ecosystems and the services they provide, as well as the scientific basis for action to conserve and use them sustainability.

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
United States

Reports from international effort to inventory global ecosystems, their contribution to human development, and the effect of the ongoing degradation of ecosystem services on human well-being.

Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme
Norway

Information about studies of contaminants in the Arctic environment, including sources, transport, and effects on biota and humans.