Monthly Archives: April 2006

budget microscope

Slightly off topic, but interesting never-the-less, this article describes how to construct a very simple low-cost compound microscope. The designers claim the microscope is one that just about anyone can build and will produce a magnification of about 75 times. … Continue reading

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Iron requirement of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata Peters)

K. F. Shim and S. I. Ong, from the Department of Zoology, National University of Singapore, published a research document entitled ‘Iron requirement of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata Peters)’ in the Journal of Aquariculture & Aquatic Sciences, Volume 6, Number … Continue reading

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aquatic biodiversity

Blue Genes – Sharing and Conserving the World’s Aquatic Biodiversity is a free, online book by David Greer and Brian Harvey. Here’s the summary: The advance of genetic sciences has led to a “blue revolution” in the way we use … Continue reading

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Wasabia japonica – a grower’s story part III

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Wasabia japonica – a grower’s story part II

Disclaimer: I have no association with New Zealand Wasabi Ltd.

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