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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 ...

NBA sneaker physiology: Science or marketing? - FanSided


FanSided
There is nothing more frivolous that is taken more seriously in the world of basketball than sneakers. Basketball shoes, much like trading cards and jerseys before them, have a certain ethos that surrounds them, a dedicated community that seems a ...

What's inside - Greensboro News & Record


Greensboro News & Record
n The biggest surprise was in 2008, the day this dog owner brought home fresh tomatoes. The Pet Shop, D5. n World War II vet Al Lochra “never stops learning.” Community Corner, D3. n Find fun things to see and do this week in Catch This, D8.

Volvox: One of the Seven Wonders of the Micro World

Sunnyvale - United States

Article, with excellent photographs, about this green alga that lives as a spherical colony in which the individual organisms coordinate their activities.

Related
United Kingdom

Detailed description of the venom apparatus of the Lesser Weever (Trachinidae:Trachinus vipera) and other information on marine biology and venomous fish.

Volvox
Japan

Images and taxonomic descriptions of Volvox

Volvox sp.
Italy

Microscopic image.

Volvox aureus
Japan

Several photographs of this species.

Micro Shells
Japan

Searchable database of marine shells and fresh-water shells and land snails, over 1,300 species in the world are listed. Many photos to aid identification. Taxonomic scheme shown.

Micro Shells
Japan

Searchable database and directory of shells measuring only several millimeters.

Micro Dissecting Instruments
United States

The Roboz Surgical Instrument Co. is a leading designer and developer of surgical instruments and related products. Our products are used by healthcare and research professionals worldwide.

Volvox: a beautiful microscopic life-form
United States

Stunning photographs and video clips, and a description of Volvox, can be seen in this article by Maurice Smith and Ken Jones from Micscape Magazine.

Belgian Co-ordinated Collections of Micro-organisms
Belgium

BCCM attempts to standardize plasmids, bacteria, biomedical and agrobusiness fungi and yeasts by maintaining catalogs of collections at the University of Gent, Belgium.

Laboratory for Advanced Biotechnology and Biomedical Micro-instrumentation
Korea South

Research group working on lab-on-a-chip, biochip, and single DNA manipulation at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea.