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Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
This online encyclopedia spans the entire spectrum of research within life sciences.

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Evolution and Diversity of Life

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  • Diversity of Life Through Time
  • Earth: Changes Through Time
  • Evolution: History
  • Evolution Rates
  • Fossils: Extinction, Stratigraphy and Progress
  • Geological Time: History of Ideas
  • History of Evolutionary Ideas
  • Introduction to Evolutionary Processes
  • Mechanisms of Evolution
  • Origin of Novelties
  • Transitions Between Major Classes: Vertebrates

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Library Journal

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The Evolution of Fatness and Susceptibility to Obesity

Are Humans Still Evolving?

Plant Viruses as Gene Expression and Silencing Vectors

Meta-analysis in Ecology

Cell Migration during Development

Antibiotic Resistance Plasmids in Bacteria
Current Protocols

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