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New NSF awards support the creation of bio-based semiconductors - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
More recently, NSF has made significant investments to push the frontiers of synthetic biology and molecular programming. NSF has been proactive in considering safety and environmental concerns, as well as ethical, policy, and legal issues relevant to ...

'Appoint subject experts to teach Zoology & Botany' | Coimbatore ... - Times of India


Times of India
Coimbatore: While the state government has revamped the Class XI syllabus to help students crack the national eligibility cum entrance examination (NE.

Study has implications for biodiversity/climate change polic - Scoop.co.nz


Scoop.co.nz
A study has estimated nearly a quarter of NZ's native vegetation is on sheep and beef farms as the planned work programme on developing a National Policy Statement on Biodiversity comes to an end. A report from the University of Canterbury, ...

The United States National Arboretum

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Featuring a beautiful and fascinating living plant museum located at the foot of the U.S. Capitol on the Nation's Mall.

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