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Reconstructing Late Holocene Climate through Tree-Ring Analysis of Siberian Larch: Altai Mountains, Western Mongolia
Abstract Dendroclimatology utilizes tree-rings to reconstruct past climate. Tree-ring growth is related to limiting growth factors, which can be either internal (biologic) or external (environmental or climatic). A ...
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying the Regulation of the Drosophila E93 Gene by Ecdysone and betaFTZ-F1
Steroid hormones play a critical role in the regulation of physiological and developmental processes in eukaryotes. Drosophila melanogaster is an ideal system for the study of steroid hormone action because it has only one ...
At the Edge of Print
A Reflection of Home: Defining the Space of the Raj, 1857-1914
Using anthropological ideas about understanding identity through material culture, this piece seeks to unlock how racial identity was created and maintained by colonial Britons in India from 1857-1914. From the layout of ...
Muscle activation and strain in the guinea pig hindlimb
Muscle activity and length-change studies in a diverse group of quadrupeds (rats, goats, dogs, and horses) have highlighted the similarities and differences in hip and knee extensors. Specific hindlimb muscles, the vastus ...
2 - Bi
This thesis will examine the visually-created inner workings of the bilingual brain, while also portraying the conflict and frustrations that come with being raised bicultural. I explore the ideas of language and duality: ...
Land, Water, Truth, and Love - Visions of Identity and Land Access: From Bain's Bushmen to Khomani San
Entitled Land, Water, Truth, and Love Visions of Identity and Land Access: From Bain s Bushmen to Khomani San this thesis situates the current Khomani claims to land in their historical context. Examining the nexus ...