Here, a quantitative analysis of telomere length of single cells in Arabidopsis root apex uncovered a heterogeneous telomere-length distribution of different cell lineages showing the longest telomeres at the stem cells.See it on Scoop.it, via Plant Biology Teaching Resources (Higher Education)
Thought I’d quickly put my two cents down. It exposes flaws in your thinking – This is the equivalent of bouncing your ideas off a friend before you explore them further. Writing about the ideas has a similar effect because when you put down your reasoning, it’s easier to jump between different parts of it and […]
Ferguson Slide on May 2, 2015Three weeks ago I passed the Ferguson Slide on the way to Yosemite, and found that work had begun on mitigating and stabilizing the slide so an avalanche shed could be constructed to protect vehicles from rolling boulders. Check out my previous post on the subject for details of the slide and the work being done. I was up there again today, and saw that a lot of progress has been made towards removing debris and coating the slope with boulder containment netting.