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Scientists explore new experimental model systems to advance biology
Scientists explore new experimental model systems to advance biologyMarine protists known as thraustochytrids produce carotenoids, which are responsible for giving them a yellow to orange color. Carotenoids are essential nutrients for animals, and of biotechnological ...read more
Source: Phys.org
Published on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 06:51:00 GMT
Hey, Biology Buffs, Here’s Exactly How Asthma Works in the Human Body
Hey, Biology Buffs, Here’s Exactly How Asthma Works in the Human BodyToday, we’re conducting a mini biology class diving into the pathophysiology of asthma, as in, exactly how asthma works in the human body. (Just call us SELF University.) If you’re always ready to dig ...read more
Source: Self
Published on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:28:00 GMT
Aesthetics of cell biology showcased at Ann Arbor Art Fair
Aesthetics of cell biology showcased at Ann Arbor Art FairANN ARBOR, MI - Thousands will take to the streets of Ann Arbor on Thursday to explore the works of featured artists from around the country at this year's Art Fair. Creatives of various disciplines w...read more
Source: MLive
Published on Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:07:00 GMT
16-year-old’s love of learning takes her to Texas A&M-Central Texas biology lab
16-year-old’s love of learning takes her to Texas A&M-Central Texas biology labHannah Baratang, 16, the oldest child of Ramil and Joan Baratang, and big sister to Seth Baratang, 15, enjoys all the summer traditions as much as any girl her age. But nothing excites her as much as ...read more
Source: Killeen Daily Herald
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:33:00 GMT
Can you pass this basic biology test?
Can you pass this basic biology test?Put on your thinking caps and tackle a challenge devoted to general knowledge that covers history from ancient times through the latest century. For those who appreciated learning the basics of scienc...read more
Source: The Washington Times
Published on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:55:00 GMT
Biology prof calls out 'toxic femininity'
Biology prof calls out 'toxic femininity'Heather Heying, a self-described “professor in exile” since since being driven out of Evergreen State College by student protesters, recently issued a scathing indictment of “toxic femininity.” Heying ...read more
Source: Campus Reform
Published on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:04:00 GMT
Rock and Roll Actually Is Noise Pollution – to Ladybugs – According to New Biology Study
Rock and Roll Actually Is Noise Pollution – to Ladybugs – According to New Biology StudyBack in 1980, AC/DC posited that "Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution" on the closing track to their legendary album Back in Black. Turns out though, the Australian outfit may have gotten it all wrong ...read more
Source: Loud Wire
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:59:00 GMT
Biology makes women and girls survivors
Biology makes women and girls survivorsWomen outlive men in nearly all countries around the world today. Plenty of research backs this up and can explain many of the factors behind it, such as behavioural and biological differences between ...read more
Source: ScienceNordic
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:47:00 GMT
Research suggests mother's depression during pregnancy can alter a baby's biology
Research suggests mother's depression during pregnancy can alter a baby's biologyThe new study from King's College London set out to draw some kind of connection between the physiological impact of depression, as identified in pregnant mothers, and the ultimate behavior and biolog...read more
Source: New Atlas
Published on Wed, 18 Jul 2018 20:14:00 GMT
Edison student attends Biology Career Exploration Camp
Edison student attends Biology Career Exploration CampMisericordia University sponsored the Biology Career Exploration Camp in June, offering rising high school juniors and seniors an opportunity to investigate molecular and cell biology, study anatomy a...read more
Source: Central Jersey
Published on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:14:00 GMT
University of Illinois buys 3D-Bioplotter for regenerative biology, tissue engineering research
University of Illinois buys 3D-Bioplotter for regenerative biology, tissue engineering researchThe Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has purchased an EnvisionTEC 3D-Bioplotter to conduct regenerative biology and tissue engineerin...read more
Source: News Medical
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:40:00 GMT