A Demonstration of Chemotaxis Between Flies and Various Substances (Sugar vs Bacteria) Abstract: The purpose of this lab based on the Drosophila melanogaster (the common fruit fly) reactions. Since the fly has been studied and observed for many years, and known for its unique chemotactic attractions to different stimuli, it was an ideal organism for the study being conducted. In the experiment the purpose was to be able to figure out whether the flies would be more attracted to sugar or bacteria. The bacteria, which is found in flies’ natural food source rotting fruit, was represented by the yeast, and the sugar was represented by the maple syrup. The purpose was to be able to identify which substances the flies were attracted to the most
Natural phytochemicals have proven to be good alternatives to such synthetic agents (Abdollahzdeh et al., 2011)1. There is evidence of successful treatment in literature of various oral diseases like bleeding gums, halitosis, mouth ulcers and tooth decay by using herbs like Triphala3, tulsipatra4, green tea5, neem6, clove oil7, pudina7, aloe vera8, etc. Punica granatum is one of the oldest edible fruit which has a long history as a medicinal fruit. Punica granatum belonging to family Punicaceae is more commonly known as pomegranate. The genus name, Punica, was derived from the roman name for Carthage.
The bugs on the ground along with the flowers are easier to get. The Kinkajou uses its five inch long tongue to scoop up bugs inside of trees or in the ground. Its tongue is also a good resource on getting nectar from the flowers. It puts its tongue into the flower and licks the necter up sort of like a bee or a wasp.
Comparing and Contrasting the Venus of Willendorf and the Venus de Milo When you hear the word Venus, the majority of people envision the big, hot, volcanic planet in outer space, consequently, to artists Venus inspires a very different image. In Greek mythology, Aphrodite, the Goddess of love, beauty, sex and fertility, their Roman counterparts however, referred to this Goddess as Venus. It is believed that Aphrodite is portrayed in the Venus de Milo sculpture. Whereas, the Venus of Willendorf was originally referred to as a "Venus" in a joking manner, the term stuck. The Venus of Willendorf is small a statue, of a rather large female body, the statue is estimated to be dated between 28,000-25,000 BCE, placing this piece in the Paleolithic
The best way to treat the disease and to get rid of the worms is through medications. Diethylcarbamazine is the main medication; it kills the adult worms and the babies (microfilariae). If a person has taken multiple treatments of the first medication but the disease still remains, then they take Albendazole which kills adult worms. These medications can be detrimental to people with heavy infections and then a specialist is required for treatment. 13.)
The Renaissance had revived the ancient forms and contents by borrowing the subjects from the Greek and Roman mythology into their paintings. In the painting, we can see that Venus being pushed by the winds that is personified by Zephyrus and Chloris on the left, and she is standing on the seashell, almost reaching the shore where there Pomona is waiting to wrap her naked body. All the figures in the painting are floating which is a difference from the usual Renaissance style where the paintings are usually painted based on the real naturalism. However, in The Birth of Venus, Botticelli has created something that is different from what can be usually found in Renaissance paintings which suggests that Botticelli has been taking ideas from the Greek vase paintings which usually had the figures floating on air and implements it into his
1.3. Propolis 1.3.1. Propolis is collected by bees from leaf buds and bark. The word propolis was probably coined by Aristotle from the Greek words "pro," meaning "in front of" and "polis," meaning "city." The combined meaning then becomes "in front of the city‚" or "defender of the city (or beehive)‚" and this is how bees use propolis.
Overall, the article was written, comprehensible and relevant and performs as a simple guide to the ups and downs of living with a member of the opposite sex, it does have touches of brilliance. Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus is a book written by Dr. John Gray, first published in April 1992. It discusses the differences between males and females and how those differences affect affairs. The book emphasizes the way in which men and women communicate and show sensation. Many of the subjects discussed are referenced throughout pop culture.
Following the description of Venus, recounted with an attempt to capture the delight of three-dimensional figure, the lines between art and reality melt away, and pictures and murals take on progressively malignant action. The images “Of huntyng and of shamefast chastitee” (KnT 2055) in the temple of Diana are immediately noticed by Emelye. However, the Knight does not concentrate on these pictures in his description. Instead, he brings back the story of Callisto or Acteon who were all chastised by Diana. The most distressing and remarkable image found in the temple is the image of a woman in the pains of a breech childbirth.
The feces of the beetles that were fed antibiotics was chock full of caffeine. Then, the beetles were given a chance to breed which resulted in failure; most of the eggs and larvae died because of the loss of the microbe. Scientists found HhMAN1
Lastly, there are ethical issues relating to the methods of collecting, euthanasia and disposing of the toads. An example of this is that freezing was one the principle method of killing but has since been ruled as inhumane (Robert Taylor, 2012) . How does the future look? Without a solution, the cane toad invasion will become an extremely serious issue. They will continue to spread throughout Australia, causing more significant impacts on the environment, which will make it much harder to eradicate the issue over time.
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