The State of the Philippine Economy 2012

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Talk delivered by Dr. Vicente B. Valdepenas, Jr., Former Minister of Economic Planning and NEDA Director General, Consultant, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas; and Member, ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Office Advisory Panel during the symposium on Philippine Rural Development and Cornell, November 16, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna.

Science Nation - Invasion of the Earth Worms

submitted by: nsf
Invasive species of earth worms have made their way north in the United States and are doing their job too well! They've moved into formerly worm-free forests, which rely on undecayed leaf matter. When worms decompose that leaf layer, the ecology may shift, making it uninhabitable for certain species of trees, ferns and wildflowers. It's of particular concern in the Great Lakes region when anglers simply dump their bait worms back into the soil, creating a difficult environment for old...

The mean acinar volume shows a much lager increase than the total lung volume

submitted by: habi

Talk given at the USGEB-Meeting 2011