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Climbing Up the Tree of Life

Remember the tree of life? The monumental, ridiculously gigantic construct we would ponder upon in our biology textbooks at schools? We were told all of biology revolved around it – it was the underlying concept picturing the genealogy of all life forms on Earth, linking every single organism ever recorded in a single, colossal family tree, right down to our last known ancestor, L.U.C.A. 486 more words


Long-range #transport of #airborne #microbes over the #global #tropical and subtropical #ocean (Nat Commun., abstract)

Long-range transport of airborne microbes over the global tropical and subtropical ocean

Eva Mayol, Jesús M. Arrieta, Maria A. Jiménez, Adrián Martínez-Asensio, Neus Garcias-Bonet, Jordi Dachs, Belén González-Gaya, Sarah-J. 189 more words


DNA Replication in Eukaryotes: The Cast of Characters

dsDNA: The double-stranded DNA molecule that needs to be copied! It contains specific sequences called origins of replication where the molecule can begin to be unwound and copied. 496 more words


What is the cell ? / कोशिका क्या होती है ?

“The cell is basic structural and unit of all known organism”, अगर आप गूगल पर ‘what is the cell?’ खोजेंगे तो ये व्याख्या आपको मिल जाएगी। पर इसको हम संक्षिप रूप से कहेंगे तो 38 more words