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1. "Nurse Cells" Make Life and Death Decisions for Infection-Fighting Cells
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Document Number: pr07059 
Document History: Posted:  May 29, 2007. 


2. "Panning for Gold" in the Maize Genome
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Document Number: pr03148 
Document History: Posted:  December 22, 2003. 


3. 2007 Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge Winners Announced
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Document Number: pr07126 
Document History: Posted:  September 27, 2007. 


4. A Colorful Approach to Solar Energy
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Document Number: pr08118 
Document History: Posted:  July 10, 2008. 


5. A Ferrous Wheel in the Forest
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Document Number: pr0313 
Document History: Posted:  February 4, 2003. 


6. All Eyes and Ears on the Corn Genome
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Document Number: pr08029 
Document History: Posted:  February 29, 2008. 


7. Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Type 2 Diabetes Similar at Molecular Level
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Document Number: pr07048 
Document History: Posted:  April 30, 2007. 


8. Ancient Moss Shares Gene With Flowers
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Document Number: pr08084 
Document History: Posted:  May 22, 2008. 


9. Ancient Pollen Yields Insight into Forest Biodiversity
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Document Number: pr0362 
Document History: Posted:  June 6, 2003. 


10. And the First Animal on Earth Was a ...
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Document Number: pr08059 
Document History: Posted:  April 10, 2008. 


11. Arctic Tundra May Contribute to Warmer World
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Document Number: pr09111 
Document History: Posted:  May 28, 2009. 


12. Artificial Life Experiments Show How Complex Functions Can Evolve
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Document Number: pr0351 
Document History: Posted:  May 7, 2003. 


13. Baboon Fathers Really Do Care About Their Kids
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Document Number: pr0395 
Document History: Posted:  September 11, 2003. 


14. Bacteria "Feed" on Earth's Ocean-Bottom Crust
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Document Number: pr08086 
Document History: Posted:  May 28, 2008. 


15. Beaked, Bird-like Dinosaur Tells Story of Finger Evolution
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Document Number: pr09123 
Document History: Posted:  June 17, 2009. 


16. Beetles Get by With a Little Help From Their Friends
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Document Number: pr08171 
Document History: Posted:  October 2, 2008. 


17. Biodiversity's Response to Ecosystem Productivity Depends on Historical Plant and Animal Relationships
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Document Number: pr0375 
Document History: Posted:  July 23, 2003. 


18. Biologists Develop Large Gene Dataset for Rice Plant
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Document Number: pr07025 
Document History: Posted:  March 13, 2007. 


19. Biology in the 21st Century
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Document Number: pr07045 
Document History: Posted:  April 26, 2007. 


20. Bread Mold Yields a Genome First for Filamentous Fungi
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Document Number: pr0344 
Document History: Posted:  April 28, 2003. 


21. Broken Homes Damage the Environment
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Document Number: pr07181 
Document History: Posted:  December 4, 2007. 


22. Caribbean Frog Populations Started with Single, Ancient Voyage on South American Raft
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Document Number: pr07066 
Document History: Posted:  June 8, 2007. 


23. Columbine Flowers Develop Long Nectar Spurs in Response to Pollinators
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Document Number: pr07065 
Document History: Posted:  June 6, 2007. 


24. Corals' "Internal Communication" Process Critical to Maintaining Healthy Reefs
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Document Number: pr09113 
Document History: Posted:  May 29, 2009. 


25. Desert Woodrats Switch One Dietary Poison for Another
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Document Number: pr09062 
Document History: Posted:  April 7, 2009. 


26. Detecting Terrorists and Other Hidden Groups on the Internet
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Document Number: tip031209 
Document History: Posted:  December 10, 2003. 


27. Did Life Originate in a Mica Sandwich Sitting in Primordial Waters?
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Document Number: pr07182 
Document History: Posted:  December 4, 2007. 


28. Different Genes Cause Loss of Body Parts in Similar Fish
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Document Number: pr09120 
Document History: Posted:  June 4, 2009. 


29. Dinosaur Cannibal Unearthed in Madagascar
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Document Number: pr0336 
Document History: Posted:  April 2, 2003. 


30. Dinosaur Fossil Shows Signs of Early Flight Mechanism
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Document Number: pr07115 
Document History: Posted:  September 6, 2007. 


31. DNA Barcodes: Are They Always Accurate?
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Document Number: pr08146 
Document History: Posted:  August 25, 2008. 


32. Earliest Evolution of Vision Genes Discovered
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Document Number: pr07145 
Document History: Posted:  October 16, 2007. 


33. Earliest Homo Sapiens Fossils Discovered in Ethiopia
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Document Number: pr0365 
Document History: Posted:  June 11, 2003. 


34. Early Whales Gave Birth on Land
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Document Number: pr09013 
Document History: Posted:  February 4, 2009. 


35. Ecologist, Limnologist Robert Sterner Appointed NSF Division Director for Environmental Biology
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Document Number: pr07061 
Document History: Posted:  May 31, 2007. 


36. Ecologists Use Oceanographic Data to Predict Future Climate Change
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Document Number: pr08198 
Document History: Posted:  November 7, 2008. 


37. Ecology of Infectious Diseases Grants Awarded by National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health
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Document Number: pr03119 
Document History: Posted:  October 14, 2003. 


38. Ecosystem Stability and Resilience Highlighted at National Conference (PR 07-093)
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Document Number: pr07093 
Document History: Posted:  August 3, 2007. 


39. Effects of Urbanization Extend to the Global Scale
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Document Number: pr08017 
Document History: Posted:  February 7, 2008. 


40. Feeding the World: New Method for Producing High-Vitamin Corn Could Improve Nutrition in Developing Countries
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Document Number: pr08007 
Document History: Posted:  January 17, 2008. 


41. Fire is an Important and Under-Appreciated Part of Global Climate Change
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Document Number: pr09081 
Document History: Posted:  April 23, 2009. 


42. Fitness in a Changing World
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Document Number: pr08177 
Document History: Posted:  October 9, 2008. 


43. For Ferrets, GPI Means 'Get Pregnancy Initiated'
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Document Number: pr0370 
Document History: Posted:  June 26, 2003. 


44. Forest Fragmentation May Increase Lyme Disease Risk
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Document Number: pr0334 
Document History: Posted:  March 27, 2003. 


45. Fossil Record Reveals Jellyfish More than 500 Million Years Old
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Document Number: pr07159 
Document History: Posted:  October 30, 2007. 


46. From Biology to Computing and Back Again
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Document Number: pr0335 
Document History: Posted:  March 27, 2003. 


47. From Cell-Cycle Secrets to NSF's Waterman Award Amon Earns Top Honor for Young Scientists
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Document Number: pr0358 
Document History: Posted:  May 15, 2003. 


48. Genome Sequence for Tomato-Infecting Microbe May Show How Bacteria Adapt to Plant Defenses
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Document Number: pr0386 
Document History: Posted:  August 19, 2003. 


49. Geologic Findings Undermine Theories of Permian Mass Extinction Timing
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Document Number: pr09031 
Document History: Posted:  March 2, 2009. 


50. Going with the Grain: A Tale of Rice's Smallest Chromosome
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Document Number: pr0363 
Document History: Posted:  June 6, 2003. 


51. Healthy Coral Reefs Hit Hard by Warmer Temperatures
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Document Number: pr07050 
Document History: Posted:  May 1, 2007. 


52. Historical Ecology Increases Understanding of Earth's Past and Future
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Document Number: pr08208 
Document History: Posted:  November 25, 2008. 


53. How Plants Manage Calcium May Reduce Effects of Acid Rain
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Document Number: pr07024 
Document History: Posted:  March 8, 2007. 


54. Human Impacts on Coral Reefs of Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Revealed
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Document Number: pr09060 
Document History: Posted:  April 7, 2009. 


55. Human Plague Cases Increasing In Southwest
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Document Number: pr9970 
Document History: Posted:  November 19, 1999. 


56. Illuminating Study Reveals How Plants Respond to Light (PR 07-176)
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Document Number: pr07176 
Document History: Posted:  November 23, 2007. 


57. In Alaska's Forests, Dried Mushrooms to the Rescue?
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Document Number: pr08193 
Document History: Posted:  November 3, 2008. 


58. Inmates Conduct Ecological Research on Slow-growing Mosses
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Document Number: pr08186 
Document History: Posted:  October 20, 2008. 


59. Innovative Research Technique Reveals Another Natural Wonder in Yellowstone Park: A Unique, Photosynthesizing Life-Form
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Document Number: pr07084 
Document History: Posted:  July 26, 2007. 


60. Interbreeding Between Invasive and Native Salamander Species Creates Hardy Hybrids Likely to Replace Parental Populations
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Document Number: pr07122 
Document History: Posted:  September 18, 2007. 


61. Key to Function of Dinosaur Crests Found in Brain Structure
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Document Number: pr08182 
Document History: Posted:  October 16, 2008. 


62. Lizards Shout Against a Noisy Background to Get Points Across
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Document Number: pr07013 
Document History: Posted:  February 22, 2007. 


63. Methane Release Could Cause Abrupt, Far-Reaching Climate Change
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Document Number: pr08087 
Document History: Posted:  May 28, 2008. 


64. Microbe from Depths Takes Life to Hottest Known Limit
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Document Number: pr0384 
Document History: Posted:  August 14, 2003. 


65. Microbes Active in Colorado Snows Fuel Tundra Ecosystem
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Document Number: pr0393 
Document History: Posted:  September 4, 2003. 


66. Microscopic "Clutch" Puts Flagellum in Neutral
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Document Number: pr08105 
Document History: Posted:  June 19, 2008. 


67. Misclassified for Centuries, Medicinal Leeches Found to Be Three Distinct Species
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Document Number: pr07037 
Document History: Posted:  April 13, 2007. 


68. Mobile Microbes: Viruses Living in Yellowstone's Hot Springs Travel Near and Far
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Document Number: pr07169 
Document History: Posted:  November 16, 2007. 


69. Modeling Genomic Erosion
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Document Number: pr09005 
Document History: Posted:  January 15, 2009. 


70. Moray Eels Are Uniquely Equipped to Pack Big Prey into Their Narrow Bodies
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Document Number: pr07113 
Document History: Posted:  September 6, 2007. 


71. More Spring in the Double Helix's Step
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Document Number: pr08184 
Document History: Posted:  October 17, 2008. 


72. Multiple Factors Affect Flight Power Curves Among Species
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Document Number: pr0312 
Document History: Posted:  January 22, 2003. 


73. Mustard-Root Map Breaks New Ground Tracking Gene Expression
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Document Number: pr03139 
Document History: Posted:  December 11, 2003. 


74. Mysterious Microbe Plays Important Role in Ocean Ecology
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Document Number: pr08202 
Document History: Posted:  November 13, 2008. 


75. National Science Foundation and Department of Homeland Security Partner to Address Nuclear Threats
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Document Number: pr07012 
Document History: Posted:  February 21, 2007. 


76. National Science Foundation Announces $14M Planetary Biodiversity Inventory Awards
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Document Number: pr03104 
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Document History: Posted:  September 23, 2003. 


77. National Science Foundation Assistant Director for Biological Sciences to Address American Society for Cell Biology Conference (PR 08-212)
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Document Number: pr08212 
Document History: Posted:  December 10, 2008. 


78. National Science Foundation Awards $50 Million for Collaborative Plant Biology Project to Tackle Greater Science Questions
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Document Number: pr08014 
Document History: Posted:  January 30, 2008. 


79. National Science Foundation Forum to Address Social and Ecological Systems in a Changing Wor
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Document Number: ma08017 
Document History: Posted:  February 22, 2008. 


80. National Science Foundation Funds Research Addressing Enduring Questions of Life
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Document Number: pr08097 
Document History: Posted:  June 6, 2008. 


81. Natural Ocean Thermostat Helps Protect Pacific Ocean Coral Reefs
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Document Number: pr08018 
Document History: Posted:  February 7, 2008. 


82. New Earth System Science Results Reported at Conference: Future of NSF Geosciences Programs; Links Between Ecology and Geomorphology; Urban Areas and Climate Change; Largest Breach of Earth's Magnetic Field;
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Document Number: pr08213 
Document History: Posted:  December 10, 2008. 


83. New Imaging Technique Could Promote Early Detection of Multiple Sclerosis
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Document Number: pr07072 
Document History: Posted:  June 27, 2007. 


84. New Study Suggests Missing Link that Explains How Dinosaurs Learned to Fly
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Document Number: pr0308 
Document History: Posted:  January 16, 2003. 


85. New Window Opens on the Secret Life of Microbes: Scientists Develop First Microbial Profiles of Ecosystems
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Document Number: pr08039 
Document History: Posted:  March 12, 2008. 


86. New, More Direct Pathways from Outside the Cell to Cell Nuclei Discovered
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Document Number: pr07100 
Document History: Posted:  August 10, 2007. 


87. Next Generation Microscopy: No Stain, Big Gain
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Document Number: pr08218 
Document History: Posted:  December 18, 2008. 


88. Nitrate in Lake Superior: On the Rise
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Document Number: pr07064 
Document History: Posted:  June 4, 2007. 


89. Non-Venomous Asian Snakes 'Borrow' Defensive Poison from Toxic Toads
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Document Number: pr07008 
Document History: Posted:  January 30, 2007. 


90. Northern Forests Less Effective Than Tropical Forests in Reducing Global Warming
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Document Number: pr07071 
Document History: Posted:  June 21, 2007. 


91. NSF and EPA Establish Two Centers for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
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Document Number: pr08155 
Document History: Posted:  September 17, 2008. 


92. NSF Announces $10-Million Center for Bioengineering Educational Technology
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Document Number: pr9964 
Document History: Posted:  October 14, 1999. 


93. NSF Awards 10 Grants for Studies of Coupled Natural and Human Systems
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Document Number: pr08173 
Document History: Posted:  October 3, 2008. 


94. NSF Awards 12 Grants for Research on Coupled Natural and Human Systems
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Document Number: pr07144 
Document History: Posted:  October 16, 2007. 


95. NSF Awards 20 New Projects for Plant Genome Research
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Document Number: pr09189 
Document History: Posted:  October 28, 2008. 


96. NSF Awards 20 New Projects for Plant Genome Research
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Document Number: pr08189 
Document History: Posted:  October 28, 2008. 


97. NSF Awards 26 New Grants to Seed Plant Systems Biology
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Document Number: pr07140 
Document History: Posted:  October 11, 2007. 


98. NSF Awards Large Grant for Arabidopsis Information Resource
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Document Number: pr9958 
Document History: Posted:  September 29, 1999. 


99. NSF Funding to Advance Research on Interplay Between Biology and Society
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Document Number: pr07069 
Document History: Posted:  June 15, 2007. 


100. NSF Funds First Long-Term Studies of Urban Ecology
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Document Number: pr9763 
Document History: Posted:  October 19, 1997. 


101. NSF Grants Provide Boost to Research on Inner Workings of Plants
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Document Number: pr9956 
Document History: Posted:  September 23, 1999. 


102. NSF Provides $14 Million to Advance Research in Comparative Genomics of Economically Important Plants
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Document Number: pr07002 
Document History: Posted:  January 9, 2007. 


103. NSF'S 'FIBR' to Mix Disciplines, Use Breakthroughs on 5-Year Explorations into Biology's Mysteries
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Document Number: pr03106 
Document History: Posted:  September 26, 2003. 


104. NSF, NIH Award Ecology of Infectious Diseases Grants
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Document Number: pr07157 
Document History: Posted:  October 30, 2007. 


105. Nutrient Pollution Drives Frog Deformities by Ramping Up Infections
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Document Number: pr07123 
Document History: Posted:  September 24, 2007. 


106. Ocean's "Twilight Zone" May Be a Key to Understanding Climate Change
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Document Number: pr07046 
Document History: Posted:  April 27, 2007. 


107. Outflow from World's Largest River--the Amazon--Powers Atlantic Ocean Carbon "Sink"
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Document Number: pr08124 
Document History: Posted:  July 21, 2008. 


108. Oxygen on Earth: 50 to 100 Million Years Earlier Than Scientists Thought
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Document Number: pr07127 
Document History: Posted:  September 27, 2007. 


109. Paleontologists Discover Ancient Jurassic Mammal with New Type of Teeth
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Document Number: pr07161 
Document History: Posted:  October 31, 2007. 


110. Paleontologists Discover New Mammal from Mesozoic Era
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Document Number: pr07026 
Document History: Posted:  March 15, 2007. 


111. Parasites Outweigh Predators in Pacific Coast Estuaries
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Document Number: pr08126 
Document History: Posted:  July 23, 2008. 


112. Pattern Recognition Method Zeroes in on Genes that Regulate Cell's Genetic Machinery
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Document Number: pr0355 
Document History: Posted:  May 12, 2003. 


113. Pine Bark Beetles Affecting More than Forests
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Document Number: pr08162 
Document History: Posted:  September 24, 2008. 


114. Plant Diversity has "Luxury" Effect, Say Scientists
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Document Number: pr0371 
Document History: Posted:  June 26, 2003. 


115. Plant Genome Research Gets $100 Million Boost From NSF
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Document Number: pr03114 
Document History: Posted:  October 3, 2003. 


116. Researcher Links Agricultural Chemicals to Infections in a Declining Amphibian Species
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Document Number: pr08188 
Document History: Posted:  October 29, 2008. 


117. Researchers Observe Evolution Chain Reaction
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Document Number: pr09018 
Document History: Posted:  February 5, 2009. 


118. Scientists Discover "Giant Fossil Frog from Hell"
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Document Number: pr08025 
Document History: Posted:  February 19, 2008. 


119. Scientists Estimate Mercury Emissions from U.S. Forest Fires
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Document Number: pr07147 
Document History: Posted:  October 17, 2007. 


120. Scientists Expand Microbe "Gene Language"
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Document Number: pr07019 
Document History: Posted:  February 28, 2007. 


121. Scientists Genetically Engineer Tomatoes with Enhanced Folate Content
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Document Number: pr07022 
Document History: Posted:  March 5, 2007. 


122. Scientists Make First Direct Observations of Biological Particles in High-Altitude Clouds
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Document Number: pr09100 
Document History: Posted:  May 18, 2009. 


123. Scientists Offer New View of Photosynthesis
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Document Number: pr07052 
Document History: Posted:  May 7, 2007. 


124. Scientists Report First Complete DNA Sequence of Plant Chromosomes
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Document Number: pr9973 
Document History: Posted:  December 15, 1999. 


125. Scientists Retrace Evolution of an Important Human Protein
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Document Number: pr07102 
Document History: Posted:  August 16, 2007. 


126. Scientists Sequence Genome of Soil-Dwelling Green Alga
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Document Number: pr07139 
Document History: Posted:  October 11, 2007. 


127. Shining Light on the Nanoscale
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Document Number: tip030416 
Document History: Posted:  April 17, 2003. 


128. Society and Ecological Change Is Topic of National Science Foundation Forum
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Document Number: ma07007 
Document History: Posted:  February 28, 2007. 


129. Sorry, Charlie, You and Nemo Aren't the Only Fish That Talk
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Document Number: pr08121 
Document History: Posted:  July 17, 2008. 


130. Species Have Come and Gone at Different Rates than Previously Believed
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Document Number: pr08115 
Document History: Posted:  July 3, 2008. 


131. The Emergence of Life on Earth...and Other Planets?
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Document Number: ma07016 
Document History: Posted:  June 8, 2007. 


132. Understanding How Humans Cause, Respond and Adapt to Change (PR 07-180)
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Document Number: pr07180 
Document History: Posted:  November 28, 2007. 


133. US-EC Biotech Task Force Keys on Research, Collaboration
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Document Number: pr0372 
Document History: Posted:  June 27, 2003. 


134. Viruses, Start Your Engines!
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Document Number: pr08220 
Document History: Posted:  December 29, 2008. 


135. Walnut Trees Emit Aspirin-Like Chemical to Deal With Stress
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Document Number: pr08159 
Document History: Posted:  September 18, 2008. 


136. What It's Like to Be a Bat
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Document Number: pr08107 
Document History: Posted:  June 26, 2008. 


137. Wildfire Drives Carbon Levels in Northern Forests
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Document Number: pr07160 
Document History: Posted:  October 31, 2007. 


138. With Toxic Crystals, Bacterium Targets - and Takes out - Nematodes
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Document Number: pr0326 
Document History: Posted:  March 7, 2003. 


139. X-treme Life on the Web
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Document Number: ma07012 
Document History: Posted:  April 25, 2007. 


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