Biological Sciences
mobi |eng | 2012-07-16 | Author:Jeff Corwin

CHAPTER FOUR Creatures Great and small By 2000, Jeff’s television career was thriving again. That year, the Discovery Network executives heard that TV personality Jeff Corwin was a free agent, ...
( Category: Biological Sciences February 17,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrew Bloomfield

That night, neighborhood dogs began barking in staggered succession, indicating predators on the prowl. I ran to the street and spotted a pack of coyotes. They would gingerly jog along, ...
( Category: Pets & Animal Care February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-04 | Author:Natalie Angier [Angier, Natalie]

Page 196 At the same time, we know that there's a macaque darting about in the genomic background and that we feel like monkeys and can act like them too. ...
( Category: Basic Sciences February 11,2018 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-07-13 | Author:Diane Ackerman [Ackerman, Diane]

When the light starts to fail at day’s end, we reluctantly pack up to leave. Soon the cliffs will be full of nesting shadows, and climbing back up to the ...
( Category: Biological Sciences February 10,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-02-28 | Author:Tim J. Stevens & Wayne Boucher [Stevens, Tim J.]

Using the HTSeq library Now we come to actually using the result of a short-read to genome alignment to illustrate how the results may be analysed. For this section we ...
( Category: Programming Languages February 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-02-08 | Author:Michael Ange

The cavern entrance at Ginnie Springs, Florida. Strategies for Survival Abide by accepted procedures. The procedures used in diving are developed through careful analysis of diving accidents and their causes. ...
( Category: Water Sports February 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-23 | Author:Lee Alan Dugatkin & Lyudmila Trut [Dugatkin, Lee Alan]

BACK WHEN DMITRI HAD FIRST EXPLAINED HIS plan for domesticating foxes to Lyudmila, she had thought about the moving words of the fox character in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic story, ...
( Category: Evolution February 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-08 | Author:John Shivik [Shivik, John A.]

When we think of social animals, those living in herds and communities, we think of species such as horses, wolves, or humans. Then, we think about the opposites, solitary animals ...
( Category: Pets & Animal Care February 8,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Alan Weisman [Weisman, Alan]

5. Beyond the Farm Rothamsted research scientist Paul Poulton stands in November drizzle, knee-deep in holly, surrounded by what will be around after human cultivation ceases. Born just a few ...
( Category: Social Sciences February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:charles darwin [darwin, charles]

Objections to the Theory of Natural Selection as Applied to Instincts: Neuter and Sterile Insects It has been objected to the foregoing view of the origin of instincts that “the ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Cellular family tree of Caenorhabditis elegans Embryology seems complicated – is complicated – but it is easy to grasp the important point, which is that we are dealing with local ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:foer,jonathan safran [foer,jonathan safran]

4. Our New Sadism ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS CAN BE TRACKED by doctors and government agencies whose assigned task is to care for human beings, but how do we find out about ...
( Category: Agricultural Sciences February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Stephen King

* * * 20 They slept until one in the afternoon. Then, after confirming that the body detail had finished its work and gone to join the rest of the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Douglas Adams

Blind Panic Assumptions are the things you don't know you're making, which is why it is so disorienting the first time you take the plug out of a wash basin ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology February 7,2018 )