UMUC Biology 102-103 Lab 6 Taxonomy

 Full Name :      UMUC Biology 102/103 Lab 6: Taxonomy INSTRUCTIONS:   ·          On your own and without assistance, complete this  Lab 6  Answer Sheet  electronically and submit it via the  Assignments Folder  by the date listed in the  Course Schedule (under  Syllabus ). ·          To conduct your laboratory exercises, use the Laboratory Manual […]

Scin forum 6

The Introduction: Photosynthesis is arguably one of the most important processes on Earth – essentially all life depends on it. Humans and other animals depend on plants to capture the energy of the sun and use that energy to manufacture carbohydrates – subsequently releasing the oxygen that we breathe. But plants are vital to our […]

Flat 3

Due tomorrow morning. simple words

Evolutionary Spandrels

 Read the article by Gould and Lewontin (1979).  This article presents a  critique of the way evolutionary biology was evaluating selection and  adaptation. This article spawned a major turning point for the field.   It provides the notion that some traits arise simply as a structural  byproduct of selection on other traits. This means that observed […]

Botany and Zoology questions!

The circulatory system of an amphibian is divided into two separate loops. The pulmonary circulation carries deoxygenated blood from the heart to the lungs and back to the heart. The systemic circulation carries oxygenated blood from the heart to the body and back to the heart. The three-chambered heart of an amphibian reflects the division […]