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2009-06-27

Technology_129

Entry: Energy
Focus: National Geographic Magazine



For 120 years National Geographic has covered the natural environment that sustains our lives. Now the planet is threatened by humanity's bond with fossil fuels.
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http://www.ngm.com/energy

2009-06-21

Science_136

Entry: Biology
Focus: Amgen



The vascular system is essential for supplying tissues with oxygen and nutrients and for removing metabolic end-products. Endothelial cells line the intimal surface of blood vessels forming the interface between blood and tissue. Endothelial cells are unique in that they can form new capillaries from preexisting blood vessels, angiogenesis.
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http://angiogenesis.amgen.com/

Science_135

Entry: Geological
Focus: Mineral Resources Program



The USGS Mineral Resources Program provides scientific information for objective resource assessments and unbiased research results on mineral potential, production, consumption, and environmental effects.
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http://minerals.usgs.gov/