Different bugs are present on a corpse during each stage of its decomposition. Using facts known about these insects, information can be learned about the body they infest. General details are provided here on the five levels of corpse decay: fresh, bloated, active, advanced, and dry.
Algae are eukaryotic, photosynthetic protist. They are classified into smaller group according to the dominant pigment they produce; the algal groups which include the green, brown, and red algae, diatoms and din flagellates.
Taxonomy is how we classify living things into groups. This biology page explores the classification levels of Domains, Kingdoms, and Phyla. Many colorful illustrations and you-tubes are included.
Modern breeds of dogs are only approximately 200 years old and so have spent most of their time as wolf-dog hybrids [Figure 2]. It is uncertain exactly when dogs were first domesticated, but it appears to be approximately 10,000 years ago. There...
Blood clotting is a vital process in the human body that prevents blood loss from blood vessels (arteries and veins). However, when blood clots form inside of blood vessels, there is a chance that they will cause a blockade, restricting or denying...
In this article we will cover all the aspects of malaria, History of malaria and the modern cure of Malaria.
Mimicry in insects is a fairly common way for them to avoid predators and to obtain a meal for survival. Many insects, especially the praying mantis, have evolved some of the most elaborate mimicries.
Polymerase chain reaction or PCR is a technique to rapidly create multiple copies of a segments of DNA using repeated cycles of DNA synthesis.
The key biological molecules are carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and nucleic acids. These molecules either become part of our bodies or are used to provide us with energy. We are - literally - what we eat
This article is all about how the skin protects the body in many ways, read on to find out more about what the skin does to protect the body.