References

  • What Are Mutations?

    What Are Mutations?

    January 13, 2016 | Reference

    Mutations are alterations to a DNA sequence. They can cause diseases and conditions, but they are also tools in evolution.
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  • What Is the Paleo Diet?

    What Is the Paleo Diet?

    January 13, 2016 | Reference

    The Paleo Diet is a modern attempt to replicate the diet of humans of the Paleolithic age. These ancient hunter-gatherers lived before the advent of agriculture and subsisted on lean proteins, eggs, fruits, vegetables, nuts and roots.
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  • Facts About Milk Snakes

    Facts About Milk Snakes

    January 12, 2016 | Reference

    Milk snakes are colorful, banded, nonvenomous snakes found throughout the Americas.
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  • GMOs: Facts About Genetically Modified Food

    GMOs: Facts About Genetically Modified Food

    January 11, 2016 | Reference

    A GMO is an organism that has had its DNA altered or modified in some way through genetic engineering.
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  • Anaconda Facts

    Anaconda Facts

    January 08, 2016 | Reference

    Anacondas are found in tropical South America. They are among the largest snakes in the world and are known for their swimming ability.
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  • Properties of Matter: Gases

    Properties of Matter: Gases

    January 07, 2016 | Reference

    Gas is a state of matter that has no fixed shape and no fixed volume. Gas particles spread out and are evenly spaced throughout a container.
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  • Cretaceous Period: Animals, Plants & Extinction Event

    Cretaceous Period: Animals, Plants & Extinction Event

    January 07, 2016 | Reference

    The Cretaceous Period lasted approximately 79 million years, and ended with a major extinction event about 65.5 million years ago.
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  • What Are Viruses?

    What Are Viruses?

    January 05, 2016 | Reference

    Viruses are microscopic parasites that lack the capacity to thrive and reproduce outside of a host body.
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  • What Is Dietary Fat?

    What Is Dietary Fat?

    December 17, 2015 | Reference

    Fat gets a bad rap, but including it in your diet is important for good health.
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  • What Is Electric Charge?

    What Is Electric Charge?

    December 17, 2015 | Reference

    Electric charge is a fundamental property of matter and the foundation for electricity.
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