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Aedes aegypti - Introdução aos Aspectos Científicos do Vetor

5 years ago<p>O Módulo 1 explica a origem do mosquito Aedes aegypti e como ele chegou ao Brasil. Trabalhado com base em animação, o módulo explica que a …

This Should Be Required Viewing For Deniers Of Evolution

Meet 5 "Zombie" Parasites That Mind-Control Their Hosts

Hairworms turn crickets suicidal, wasps make spiders spin their last web, and more.<p>Zombies may still be a thing of fiction, but some parasites more or less turn their hosts into the walking dead.<p>These masters of mind control manipulate their hosts from within, causing them to act in …

Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived

If you want to learn more about Tesla, I highly recommend reading Tesla: Man Out of Time<p>Also, this Badass of the week by Ben Thompson is what …

Dirty Science: What Makes Soil Become Dense?

<b>Key concepts</b><br>Geology<br>Soil<br>Density<br>Ecology<p><b>Introduction</b><br>Have you ever noticed how much work it is to dig a hole in really hard soil? It's much easier to dig …

Test Page for the Apache HTTP Server & InterWorx-CP

If you are the server administrator<p>Login to InterWorx-CP by navigating to the NodeWorx Login Page. If that does not work, try https and port …

7 Scientific Reasons a Zombie Outbreak Would Fail (Quickly)

Let's pretend for a moment that zombies are real (as if half of you weren't already daydreaming about that very thing). Have you noticed how most …

5 Scientific Reasons a Zombie Apocalypse Could Actually Happen

We found out recently that if you try to leave a little kid in a graveyard late at night, he'll freak out. Even if you offer to leave him a gun to …

A Ciência Salvou minha Alma

6 Ways Bacteria Will Prevent the Apocalypse

Not all bacteria is of the flesh-eating, "kill it before it kills you" variety. Some of it is actually good for you. Maybe you've seen the …

You're Leaving a Bacterial Fingerprint on Your Keyboard

The bacterial communities that live on human skin may form a bacterial fingerprint on the items that you touch.<p>In a new study led by microbiologists …

Welcome to Dover Publications

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Human Skeleton on crayola.com

Print Now ><p>Color Online ><p>Add to favorites<p>Use the word bank below to identify parts of the human skeleton. Then check your answers. <b>Did you know?</b><br>There …

Fruit and Veggie Prints

Select a variety of fruits and vegetables for different sizes, shapes, and textures or for the plant part we eat.<p>Carrot – root<br>• Celery – stem<br>• Potato – …

101 Science Websites for Teachers - Earth, Life & Physical Science

Boldly go where no science teacher has gone before! Your continuing mission: to discover useful new science sites, to integrate them into your lesson …

BioFilm Experiment

While studying microbiology might not be on the top of your middle school or high school kid’s to-do list, you can entice them into the topic by …

BioFilm Experiment | Pinterest | Labs, Students and School

While studying microbiology might not be on the top of your middle school or high school kid’s to-do list, you can entice them into the topic by …

Scientifically accurate Finding Nemo is a way more interesting movie

Let's just say it involves child-parent relations that would make Oedipus blush.<p>Father and mother clownfish are tending to their clutch of eggs at …

The Biology of B-Movie Monsters

In each example, linear dimensions double, but area increases by four times.<p>If you change the size of this object but keep its shape (i.e., relative …

Boa Constrictor Eats Howler Monkey In Gruesome VIDEO

If a snake eats a monkey in the forest and no one sees it, does it make a difference? New evidence suggests that it does.<p>For the first time, scientists have witnessed a boa constrictor attacking and eating a howler monkey. The finding, and boa-eating-monkey video, is noteworthy since reports of …

"Se Deus existe e tem sexo, certamente é mulher”, diz o biólogo Rodrigo Marques Lima dos Santos, entusiasmado ao ver o que os lagartos – ou melhor, os lagartos fêmeas – conseguem fazer. Várias espécies de lagartos exibem formas surpreendentes de se reproduzirem. As fêmeas geram filhotes de modo assexuado, sem a participação de qualquer macho. São independentes, mas não são radicais: em algumas espécies, se um macho passa por perto, permitem a cópula e podem ser fecundadas. A autonomia reprodutiva chega a tal ponto que em algumas espécies só existem fêmeas, que se reproduzem de um modo assexuado conhecido…

Calango da restinga: uma das poucas espécies brasileiras de lagartos formadas apenas por fêmeasImagem: miguel rodrigues<p>“Se Deus existe e tem sexo, …

O admirável mundo das cobras-cegas

Reportagem<p>A biologia desses anfíbios é tão desconhecida que certos detalhes básicos, como os relacionados ao comportamento das mães durante o cuidado …

Mimetismo Batesiano

Dando continuidade ao post sobre cores aposemáticas e mimetismo, aproveito para legendar as figuras de sexta-feira – aliás, tenho que arrumar enigmas …

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - 2013-08-28

Friend of SMBC Theater Greg Platt is running to support research for Crohn's Disease! Please take a look!

10 Of The Strangest Known Medical Conditions

Treemen and zombies and werewolves, oh my! These things may sound like fiction, but these nicknames are actually associated with certain rare …

Five Science ‘Facts’ We Learnt At School That Are Plain Wrong

Let’s start with a quiz…<p>How many senses do you have?<br>• Which of the following are magnetic: a tomato, you, paperclips?<br>• What are the primary colours of …

Just in time for Halloween, here's an awesome inforgraphic on the chemistry of different colours of blood. By Compound Interest.

Eleanor Lutz's Animated Guide To Breathing

Designer Eleanor Lutz is fast becoming one of our very favorite science-visualization artists. Her latest work provides a mesmerizing look at the …