Barbara Samaai

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How the Canadian Provinces and Territories Got Their Names

Alberta<p>Named in honor of Princess Louise Caroline Alberta (1848-1939), the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert and the wife of the …

Drugs watchdog thwarting UK progress in stem cell therapy, report says

Britain's hopes of leading the world in revolutionary therapies that regenerate damaged body parts are under threat because the NHS drugs watchdog …

Comparing Wild Tomatoes To Supermarket Tomatoes For Delicious Genes

A complete genomic look at wild and domestic tomatoes might help us combine their strengths for an ultimate tomato.<p>Hot-house tomatoes, like you might find at the supermarket in February, are beautiful, perfect, deep red fruits...with no taste at all. Wild tomatoes and heirlooms are expensive, …

Odd-Looking Orcas May Be a Distinct Species

A strange-looking and mysterious killer whale living in the heaving seas ringing Antarctica might be a distinct species. Known as Type D orcas, the …