A description of a heart muscle cell, or cardiomyocyte, and how they differ from other types of muscle cells.
Many plants produce volatile or toxic compounds as a way of deterring herbivores and plant-eating insects. Many of these compounds are…
A short answer detailing the possible reason behind swans having different colour feathers.
Some of the problems caused by the spread of African land snails, and some additional problems caused by the solutions.
An explanation of the terms ‘conservation’ and ‘preservation’ and the difference between the two.
In the lab, maintaining a contaminant free environment is the key to successful cell culture. Nonsterile apparatus and reagents, alongside…
An explanation of why periodical cicadas are only seen every 13 or 17 years?
A description of the packaging mechanisms that allow all 3 billion bases of the human genome to fit into the small mammalian nucleus.
A discussion of photosynthetic animals, and how they develop and function, with specific reference to Elysia chlorotica.
Turbidity describes the degree of haziness or cloudiness of a fluid, caused by particles suspended within it (Park, 2007). In bodies of …