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2015-04-18 10:22:02

Octopuses have their own unique way of walking, and this study is the first ever to demonstrate how the cephalopods can move in any direction relative to body orientation.

2015-04-17 23:07:25

New dust mite study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology shows that antigen challenge chamber provides consistent exposure to allergic participants. San

2015-04-17 23:07:18

LC Sciences will collaborate with beta testers to generate test data sets, establish the limits of the technology by testing on difficult sample types and challenging design projects, and develop

2015-04-17 23:05:22

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2015 Market Research Report on Global Hepatitis B Vaccine Industry” and “2015 Market Research Report on Global Hepatitis A Vaccine Industry” market research

2015-04-17 23:03:28

The probiotics market in North America to reach $584.07 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 7.7% from 2014 to 2019.

2015-04-17 23:02:54

New medical research indicates that, among oxytocin’s many benefits, this natural hormone also aids in weight loss by calming anxiety, soothing stress, enabling patients to focus completely

2015-04-17 23:02:46

Beverly Hills Surgeon Now Brings Expertise To Leading-Edge Regenerative Medicines Beverly Hills, California (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 As a board-certified

2015-04-17 23:02:01

Scientists from the Icahn School of Medicine, collaborating with a multicenter team of U.S.

2015-04-17 20:21:38

OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Health Canada intends to propose new measures and strengthen regulations to encourage prudent use of antimicrobial drugs used in food-producing animals, particularly

2015-04-17 16:24:06

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrillion Technologies, a genomic technologies company, has received a SBIR grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute, part


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Ipomopsis polyantha
2014-12-13 15:16:45

Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...

Elingamita
2014-12-13 14:45:59

Elingamita is a genus consisting of one single tree/shrub species. The single species is the Elingamita johnsonii plant. Elingamita is a member of the Myrsinaceae family. Elingamita johnsonii plants can be found growing naturally only on the Three Kings Islands of New Zealand. The plant may grow as a small tree or as a shrub in forest and coastal scrub habitats. Due to the species limited areas of growth the genus is vulnerable to extinction due to fire or unforeseen events. Elingamita...

Poli's Stellate Barnacle
2014-12-10 12:25:57

Poli’s stellate barnacle (Chthamalus stellatus) is a species of acorn barnacle that can be found in Southern Europe, South West England, and Ireland attached to rocky shorelines. It prefers to reside in warmer waters in areas that are less protected than bays, where it will attach itself to rocks and other hard materials. Poli’s stellate barnacle is typically cone shaped but can be shaped like a tube when living in large colonies and reaches a size of up to .55 inches. It is covered by...

Wharf Roach, Ligia exotica
2014-12-10 11:29:16

The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...

Dodecatheon poeticum
2014-12-08 18:23:39

Dodecatheon poeticum is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Poet’s shooting star or the Narcissus shooting star. Its common names are referring to the plant’s unique flowers. D. poeticum is a member of the Primulaceae family. The plant is indigenous to western North America. D. poeticum grows in woodlands that see plenty of moisture in the springtime and drier summertime months. The plant prefers wide-open areas in direct sunlight....

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