Salt Stress

August 18, 2019 2gether 0

1. INTRODUCTIONSaline water occupies 71% of the Earth area. It is thought that even a quarter of the whole pedosphere is affected by salts (Glenn […]


August 18, 2019 2gether 0

Systems biology, which presently encompasses transcriptomics, proteomics, andmetabolomics, is a branch of biology whose objective is to discover and elucidatebiological properties that emerge due to […]

Remnants of an Ancient Past

August 16, 2019 2gether 0

Very primitive multicellular organisms, such as the hydra (e.g., Chlorohydra viridissima, the ultimate simple feeding tube), have nervous systems that may only use simple proteins […]

Sleeping Versus Waking

August 15, 2019 2gether 0

Why do treatments for the symptoms of the common cold make us drowsy? How does coffee work? This chapter touches briefl y on neurotransmitters whose […]

No Picture


August 15, 2019 2gether 0

The comedian Robin Williams once quipped that cocaine is God’s way of telling you that you’re making too much money. The United States must indeed […]

August 15, 2019 2gether 0

International Humanitarian Law: Background and Concepts War has been regulated in all cultures, and all cultures have sought a certain equilibrium between the use of […]