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Characterization of Plasmid-Borne and Chromosome-Encoded Traits of Agrobacterium Biovar 1, 2, and 3 Strains from France
ABSTRACT We collected 111 Agrobacterium isolates from galls of various origins (most of them from France) and analyzed both their plasmid-borne and chromosome-encoded traits. Phenotypic analysis ofExpand
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Gender Differences and Performance in Science
On 14 Jan., Harvard University President Lawrence Summers, speaking at a meeting of the National Bureau of Economic Research, suggested that since fewer girls than boys have top scores on science andExpand
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The Urey instrument: an advanced in situ organic and oxidant detector for Mars exploration.
The Urey organic and oxidant detector consists of a suite of instruments designed to search for several classes of organic molecules in the martian regolith and ascertain whether these compounds wereExpand
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Urey: Mars Organic and Oxidant Detector
Abstract One of the fundamental challenges facing the scientific community as we enter this new century of Mars research is to understand, in a rigorous manner, the biotic potential both past andExpand
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Conversations with Sally Ride. Interview by Linda Voss.
  • S. Ride
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Aerospace America
  • 1 August 2003
Sally Ride discusses her career after leaving the astronaut corps, particularly her company, Imaginary Lines, which encourages middle school-aged girls to pursue careers in science and mathematics.
Presentation: Reach for the Stars
We at the Environmental Science Institute are saddened by the passing of Dr. Sally Ride. Her pioneering career as an astronaut is well known to all, but she was also a pioneer in science education.Expand