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  • Submarine mass failure within the deltaic Domengine Formation (Eocene), California (USA) 

    Sharman, Glenn R.; Schwartz, Theresa M.; Shumaker, Lauren E.; Trigg, Cody R.; Nieminski, Nora M.; Sickmann, Zachary T.; Malkowski, Matthew A.; Hourigan, Jeremy K.; Schulein, Benjamin J.; Graham, Stephan A. (The Geological Society of America, 2017-06-01)
    Outcrops within the Eocene Domengine Formation (central California) provide an exceptional opportunity to observe the relationship between depositional facies and submarine mass failure. The Domengine Formation is interpreted ...
  • Doing without: Jump performance after tail autotomy in three species of plethodontid salamanders 

    Hessel, Anthony L.; Ryerson, William G.; Whitenack, Lisa B. (BioOne, 2017-02-28)
    The ability of plethodontid salamanders to jump has been recognized for over 100 yr, but the mechanics of the jump are only now being elucidated. These salamanders often autotomize tails that can be as much as a third of ...
  • Brutal Mirage. By Guillermo Lòpez-Prieto 

    Reiss, Barbara (Cuba Counterpoints, 2017)
    No Abstract Available
  • Total Synthesis of an Antifouling Marine Furanosesquiterpene 

    Ungarean, Chad N.; Mason, Jeremy D.; Eyer, Benjamin R.; Duca, Nicholas S.; Mong, Jaimie M.; Murphree, Shaun (Thieme, 2017-02-10)
    An antifouling sesquiterpene isolated from Sinularia sp. was synthesized from citronellyl acetate in eight steps and 9% overall yield. The furan moiety was constructed using a multifunctional sulfone reagent.
  • The Emergence of Undergraduate Majors in Global Health: Systematic Review of Programs and Recommendations for Future Directions 

    Drain, Paul K.; Mock, Charles; Toole, David; Rosenwald, Anne; Jehn, Megan; Csordas, Thomas; Ferguson, Laura; Waggett, Caryl; Obidoa, Chinekwu; Wasserheit, Judith N. (American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2017-01)
    Global health education has been expanding rapidly and several universities have created an undergraduate major degree (bachelor's degree) in global heath or global health studies. Because there are currently no national ...