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A mini review: biodiversity, life form and vegetation of flora in the Alpine zone - JBES

Narjes Ebrahimnezhad

Scientific Board, Department of Biology, Payame Noor University (PNU), Iran

Key words: Alpine zone, climate, flora, vegetation, reproduction.

Abstract

The Alpine and Arctic biomes cover 16% of the earth’s surface area. 260 more words

Biology

Heritability of behavioural tolerance to high CO2 in a coral reef fish is masked by nonadaptive phenotypic plasticity

Previous studies have demonstrated limited potential for acclimation of adversely affected olfactory behaviours in reef fishes under elevated CO2, indicating that genetic adaptation will be required to maintain behavioural performance in the future. 205 more words

Science

Potential transgenerational effects of ocean acidification and hypoxia on the Olympia oyster Ostrea iurida: a three-part experimental study

Ocean acidification (OA) is decreasing the pH of surface waters in Puget Sound, Washington, an area already prone to low pH from natural processes such as upwelling, freshwater inputs, and high respiration/decomposition rates. 229 more words

Science

Chemicals lower testosterone in men

Studies show that a chemical found in plastics and soap can affect insulin resistance and weight in men. Further to this it is known that phthalates, which are in various shampoos, soaps, lotions, lubricants, paint, pesticides, plastics and cosmetics and in some drugs can affect reproduction. 281 more words

Jenetta Haim

A Review of: The Limited Edition White Butterfly Floral Border Tea Dress by Lady V London

This pretty number was my third ever Lady V dress, bought over three years ago now. It was a limited edition dress, which I missed out on the first time around as I believed two Lady V dresses was enough at the time (oh, how naive!) but when someone returned it in my size, I snapped it up immediately. 885 more words

Vintage

Periods and Me

Fellow Badasses,

Let me tell you about what I call my Phantom Period…

I’ve been on the contraceptive pill since I was 17, so almost 20 years. 467 more words

Badass Lifestyle