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The Evolution of Global Governance - Project Syndicate


Project Syndicate
The Western-led international order is in disarray, with this year's chaotic G7 summit being an obvious case in point. But for Jim O'Neill, chair-elect of Chatham House, the public disagreement among allies was a sideshow; the real crisis is in the ...

The Octopus Project, Mean Queen, Calico Vision, Botany - Flagpole Magazine


Flagpole Magazine
Since releasing its debut, Identification Parade, in 2002, The Octopus Project has unleashed five additional full-lengths of beatific, electronic-tinted indie pop, with the latest being last year's Memory Mirror. The Austin, TX group, known for its ...

Human Exceptionalism — An Evolutionary Dilemma - Discovery Institute


Discovery Institute
Prominent high school biology textbook author Kenneth Miller is worried about human evolution. He's worried about it, specifically, as a sticking pointing for many people when it comes to accepting the whole edifice of Darwinism. I'm sure he's right ...

Visible Human Project

Rockville - United States

Creating complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the male and female human body. A project of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

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The Visible Human Project - Pie
New Zealand

The Visible Human Project is an effort to create a detailed data set of cross-sectional photographs of the human body, in order to facilitate anatomy visualization applications. A male and a female cadaver were cut into thin slices which were then photographed and digitized. The project is run by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) under the direction of Michael J. Ackerman.

The Visible Human
United States

A guided tour providing an introduction to human anatomy and physiology using images and animations based on the Visible Human Project - from the Washington Univ. Med. School.

Human Genome Project
United States

Information about the Project, its progress, history, and goals; issues associated with genome research; frequently asked questions, the science behind the project; and Project sponsors.

The Human Genome Diversity Project
United States

Stanford University describes this international project that seeks to understand the diversity and unity of the entire human species. Includes a summary of the purpose of the project and of the planning work done.

BBC: Human Genome Project
United Kingdom

Transcript of a discussion with David Baltimore, John Sulston and David Bentley about the project.

United States

News, FAQs, topical fact sheets, progress reports, and more, for students and scientists.

A Brief History of the Human Genome Project
United States

Chapter one from, Morality and the New Genetics: A Guide for Students and Health Care Providers.

United States

Details about the U.S. Human Genome Project including its goals, history and progress with links to key documents, publications, a timeline, and Project contacts.

Human Brain Project at Caltech
United States

Applying newly emerging computational techniques to in vivo optical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the developing brain.

United States

Completed in 2003, the Human Genome Project (HGP) was a 13-year project coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health. During the early years of the HGP, the Wellcome Trust (U.K.) became a major partner; additional contributions came from Japan, France, Germany, China, and others. Project goals were to : * identify all the approximately 20,000-25,000 genes in human DNA, * determine the sequences of the 3