Super Nature Encyclopedia

Author: Derek Harvey
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756697938
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Presents a visual tour of the anatomical strengths of members of the animal kingdom and lends insight into their behaviors and abilities, from the reasons for the cheetah's speed to a termite's instinct to build a cooling system into its ...

Super Bug Encyclopedia

Author: DK Publishing
Publisher: Kids Play
ISBN: 9781465446008
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3-D models with cross-sections and strip layers, allow readers explore every detail of the world of insects.

Super Bug Encyclopedia

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1465455000
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Following on the success of Super Nature Encyclopedia and Super Human Encyclopedia comes Super Bug Encyclopedia--a look at the 100 most amazing insects on the planet!

The Family Encyclopedia Of Natural Healing

Author: John Heinerman
Publisher: Cedar Fort
ISBN: 9781555174927
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Products Other Health Books by the Author Miracle Healing Herbs Juices, Teas &
Tonics Nuts, Berries & Seeds Anti-Aging Remedies Nature's Super 7 Medicines
Encyclopedia of Fruits & Veg. Oriental 7-day Weight Off Diet Natural Pet Cures
Folk Remedies From Around the World Healing Benefits of Garlic Immune
System Power $35.00 each ( includes postage). Or save yourself $85.00 and
order all eleven titles for only $300.00 (still includes paid postage). Natural
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The Concise Encyclopedia Of Western Philosophy And Philosophers

Author: J. O. Urmson
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415078830
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... Cohen, Lewis, Morris, and Popper in this Encyclopedia. (J .O.U.) Naturalism.
Like most of the words ending in “ism” and used to name a type of philosophical
position, “naturalism” has only a vague and imprecise sense, or set of senses.
More widely, a naturalist considers that the totality of things which we call “nature
and which are studied in the natural sciences is the totality of all things whatever,
and denies the need of any explanations of the natural in terms of the super-
natural; ...

The Audubon Nature Encyclopedia Volume 5

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At night and during their five to six months' hibernation, the squirrels sleep safely
underground. Utters of 6 to 12 young are born each spring. The ground squirrels'
diet includes grain, berries, nuts, green plants, and insects. However, destruction
of corn, wheat, and oats may make them a serious problem on farmlands where
their natural predators have been eliminated. The Townsend ground squirrel,
Sper- mophilus townsendi, and its related races are rather small squirrels,
uniformly ...

The Audubon Nature Encyclopedia

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... and 26 in North America The super family Apoidae includes, the carpenter
bees, bumblebees, honeybees, and others. With a few exceptions, such as the “
cuckoo” bees that leave the care and feeding of their offspring to others, these
insects are models of industry. Not without reason has the saying, “busy as a bee,
" been applied to people who are particularly hard workin . To judge by the task it
undertakes to shelter its young—that of boring tunnels in dry wood—one of the
hardest ...

The Dk Nature Encyclopedia

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Publisher: Dk Pub
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BIOLUMINESCENCE To survive in dim light or darkness, many fish have
developed super- efficient senses. Some have lights on their bodies, produced
by special organs called photophores that give off a greenish glow. This process
is called bioluminescence. Fish use these lights to recognize members of their
own species, or in lures to attract prev. Twilight-zone fish use the light as
camouflage, as it blends in with light tiltering down f rom the surface. Lion's mane
jellyfish (Cyanea ...

Hammon S Nature Encyclopedia Of America

Author: E.L. Jordan, PhD
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Nature and urban civilization exist side by side. There are half a dozen ranges of
wooded hills thirty miles or so from Times Square, lush crests and valleys where
musk- rats build houses in ponds and deer jump through the clearings. So it is
throughout the land. On the south side of the Great Lakes an industrial super-
civilization has grown that handles more tools more expertly than any other
region on earth; and on the north side of the lakes an immense wilderness lives
on where the ...

Nature Encyclopedia Of The Human Genome Digital Image Analysis Gene Trees And Species Trees

Author: Dr. David N. Cooper
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(2000) BASC, a super complex of BRCA1-associated proteins involved in the
recognition and repair of aberrant DNA structures. Genes and Development 14:
927–939. Wyllie FS, Jones CJ, Skinner JW, et al. (2000) Telomerase prevents the
accelerated cell ageing of Werner syndrome fibroblasts. Nature Genetics 24: 16–
17. Yu CE, Oshima J, Fu YH, et al. (1996) Positional cloning of the Werner's
syndrome gene. Science 272: 258–262. Web Links Bloom syndrome (BLM);
LocusID: 641 ...