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Maybe We Do Taste The Burn

Biology concepts – capsaicin, TRPV1, heat sensing, thermoregulation, taste, ligand Eating spicy food can seem like having fire in your mouth. Interestingly enough, some people do that. Fire eaters do not use “cold flames” or anything in th...
by As Many Exceptions As Rules on Mar 19, 2014

Are Chilies Spicy, Hot, Or Piquant?

Biology concepts – fruit, spice, capsaicin, Scoville heat units, TRPV1 heat sensor, taste, true berryPreface: I had intended on finishing our series on taste sense with a single post on how spicy foods are a taste exception. But the information and...
by As Many Exceptions As Rules on Mar 12, 2014

Totally Love Saturday

i brought these for the kids but… well… you know how it goes… mango slices are delish!       on saturday our church took part in the Botany Community Day for our 3rd year running.  its a great way to connect with the communi...
by One Passion One Devotion on Mar 7, 2014

UBTER Recruitment 2014, 3091 Assistant Teacher Posts in Uttarakhand – Mar 2014

Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education Roorkee (UBTER) Recruitment 2014 www.ubter.in 3091 Assistant Teacher Posts, Application Form and Notification Details Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education Roorkee (UBTER) invites the Application Form fr...

Project Fellow Requirements in Hindu College Feb-2014

Hindu College (University of Delhi) Botany Department  College invites applications for the below posts to work in the UGC funded project. Project Fellow – Pay – Rs.14,000/- Per Month + 30% HRA, Till July 2015 or completion of the...

trb.tn.nic.in - TRB PG Assistants Revised Result published on 10.1.2014 in http://111.118.182.204/PG_Result/

trb.tn.nic.in - TRB PG Assistants Revised Result published on 10.1.2014 in http://111.118.182.204/PG_Result/trb.tn.nic.in - TRB PG Assistants Revised Result published on 10.1.2014 in http://111.118.182.204/PG_Result/http://111.118.182.204/PG_Result/,...
by Top Trends on Jan 10, 2014

Gorgeous Berries of Doom

Asian Bittersweet, and invasive vine, has wonderful red berries for a winter day. Related articles Oriental Bittersweet – This vine with pretty orange berries has a dark side (hudsonvalleygardens.us) Hemlock Drip (photomiser.com) Camo Demo (pho...

Snow Saves Lives

Biology concepts – subnivean zone, chionophiles, antifreeze proteins, UV vision, snow blindness, photokeratitis Rudolph the red nosed reindeer didn’t start as a song or even a Rankin and Bass stop motion special. It was a story published by...
by As Many Exceptions As Rules on Dec 18, 2013

Corn Color Concepts

Biology concepts – maize, transposon, antigenic variation, cereal grain, food grain, caryopsis The Corn Palace in Mitchell, South Dakota, uses corncobs to make murals on the sides of the building - yes, the mural on the right is made of cornc...
by As Many Exceptions As Rules on Nov 27, 2013

Give Thanks For The Cranberry

Biology concepts – epigynous berries, seed dispersion, scarification, drupe, endocarp Ocean Spray alone sells 86.4 million cans of jellied cranberry sauce each year. No matter which sauce you prefer, I bet it has a lot of added sugar. Cranber...
by As Many Exceptions As Rules on Nov 20, 2013

Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute: Various Post

Applications are invited for the following posts: 1. Junior Research Fellow (JRF): 01 Post Qualification:First class M.Sc. Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics. 2. Junior Research Fellow (JRF): 01... Jobs Alerts in India is the leading job alert maki...
by Jobs Alerts in India on Nov 15, 2013

Bharathidasan University Recruitment 2013 Walk in Interview 02 JRF, Project Assistant Posts – Nov 2013

Bharathidasan University Recruitment 2013 www.bdu.ac.in 02 Junior Research Fellow (JRF), Project Assistant Posts, Walk in Interview and Notification Details Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli invites the Application Form from eligible candidat...

GATE 2014 Syllabus Latest

GATE, GATE Engineering Syllabus, GATE Exam Syllabus, GATE Syllabus, GATE Syllabus Details, GATE Syllabus Download,GATE 2014 Ecology and Evolution Syllabus, GATE 2014 Syllabus, GATE 2014 Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Syllabus, GATE 2014 Zoolog...
by bankingjobsresults on Oct 18, 2013

a Verse SpongeD

 Like those memories memories were prettypretty were the daysdays have passedpassed in the historyhistory of our liveslives as we livedlived as it is heaven heaven is herehere there are taxonomiestaxonomies of green and non greennon green are sp...
by the saga on Oct 13, 2013

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by Sastergoodment on Sep 22, 2013

UP Basic Education Board 29334 Assistant Teacher Posts, Apply Online, Syllabus, Interview, Call Letter, Admit Card, Results

UP Basic Education Board Recruitment 2013 www.upbasiceduboard.gov.in 29334 Assistant Teacher Posts, Apply Online, Syllabus, Interview, Call Letter, Admit Card, Results and Notification UP Basic Education Board invites the applications form from the e...

New World Medicine

Europeans who came to the New World welcomed Native American medical knowledge. Though Europeans had commonly used herbs and other plant preparations to cure illnesses, they were not familiar with many of the plants they found in their new home. Nati...

University of Madras: Research Fellow

Applications are invited for the following posts: Research Fellow: 03 Posts Qualifications: M.Sc. I class / II... Jobs Alerts in India is the leading job alert m...
by Jobs Alerts in India on Aug 20, 2013

Purple Aster (free flower art print)

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by Enliven Designs on Aug 19, 2013

Rajasthan 3rd Grade Teacher Direct Recruitment 2013 Syllabus, Results, Apply Online

Rajasthan 3rd Grade Teacher Direct Recruitment 2013 Apply Online, Challan Form, Syllabus, Results Name of Organization: Rajasthan Panchayat Raj Department, Recruitment 2013 Total Number of Vacancies: 20000 Posts Name of Post: 3rd Grade Teacher Direct...


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