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The Odyssey of KP2


  • Author: Terrie M. Williams
  • Release Date : 2012-07-05
  • Genre: Biology
  • File Size: 1563737 Bytes


When a two day-old Hawaiian monk seal pup is attacked and abandoned by his mother on a beach in Kauai, environmental officials must decide if they should save the newborn animal or allow nature to take its course. But as a member of the most endangered marine mammal species in U.S. waters, Kauai Pup 2, or KP2, is too precious to lose, and he embarks on an odyssey that will take him across an ocean to the only qualified caretaker to accept the job, eminent wildlife biologist Dr. Terrie M. Williams.The local islanders see KP2 as an honored member of their community, but government agents and scientists must consider the important role he could play in gathering knowledge and data about this critically endangered and rare species. Only 1,100 Hawaiian mo...

Exploring Molecular Structures


  • Author: Sandra Porter
  • Release Date : 2017-02-06
  • Genre: Biology
  • File Size: 60064084 Bytes


Learn how to use molecular modeling software for exploring chemical and molecular structures.  Learn about DNA by interacting with DNA structure models.  Explore amino acids and nucleotides.  Look at protein-DNA interactions.  Explore chemical bonds and compare structures to understand drug resistance....

Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2

Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2


  • Author : David W. Macdonald
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118520208


Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 Book Description :

Following the much acclaimed success of the first volume ofKey Topics in Conservation Biology, this entirely new secondvolume addresses an innovative array of key topics in contemporaryconservation biology. Written by an internationally renownedteam of authors, Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 addsto the still topical foundations laid in the first volume(published in 2007) by exploring a further 25 cutting-edge issuesin modern biodiversity conservation, including controversialsubjects such as setting conservation priorities, balancing thefocus on species and ecosystems, and financial mechanisms to valuebiodiversity and pay for its conservation. Other chapters, settingthe framework for conservation, address the sociology andphilosophy of peoplesâ€...

Biology 2

Biology 2


  • Author : Randy Brooks
  • Publisher : Quickstudy
  • Release Date : 2004-07-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1572228261


Biology 2 Book Description :

Includes topics that could not be crammed into our first biology guide....

Mathematical Biology II

Mathematical Biology II


  • Author : James D. Murray
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780387952284


Mathematical Biology II Book Description :

This richly illustrated third edition provides a thorough training in practical mathematical biology and shows how exciting mathematical challenges can arise from a genuinely interdisciplinary involvement with the biosciences. It has been extensively updated and extended to cover much of the growth of mathematical biology. From the reviews: ""This book, a classical text in mathematical biology, cleverly combines mathematical tools with subject area sciences."--SHORT BOOK REVIEWS...

Biology 2

Biology 2


  • Author : Siew N. Chong
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Cytology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0730940071


Biology 2 Book Description :

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