DENDROPHTHORA COSTARICENSIS (LORANTHACEAE), UN NUEVO REGISTRO PARA LA FLORA DE MEXICO
- PHARMACOGNOSTICAL, PHYTOCHEMICAL AND ANTICANCER STUDIES OF DENDROPHTHOE FALCATA (L.F.) ETTINGSH. (LORANTHACEAE) GROWING ON THE HOST PLANT AZADIRACHTA INDICA (MELIACEAE). SARITHA KODITHALA; G. PRAKASH YOGANANDAM; M. KIRANMAI // International Journal of Pharma & Bio Sciences;Apr-Jun2013, Vol. 4 Issue 2, pP-1010
Objective: The present study is designed to study the pharmacognostical, preliminary phytochemical and anti cancer studies of Dendrophthoe falcata (L.f) Ettingsh (Loranthaceae) on the host plant Azadirachta indica(Meliaceae) . Materials and methods: Pharmacognostical studies involve the...
- Living in the shadow of 'El Popo' LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor;11/22/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 254, p8
Discusses the effects of the Popocatepetl volcano in Mexico, in light of its activity in November 2000.
- Is Popocatepetl ready to pop. Staedter, Tracy // Earth;Oct96, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p11
Discusses the possibilities of Popocatepetl's eruption, a volcano near Mexico City, Mexico. Geologic records of eruptions; Impact on settlements.
- Will Popo pop? Westrup, Hugh // Current Science;12/13/96, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p4
Reports on the series of mini eruptions and small earthquakes caused by El Popo or Popocatepetl volcano located in the Mexican state of Puebla. Rising of magma or molten rock from deep inside Earth; Ejection of puffs of volcano particles or ash; Release of gas as key to the eruption of a...
- Prepare for Popo. Samuel, Eugenie // New Scientist;9/29/2001, Vol. 171 Issue 2310, p14
Reports on the preparation of Mexican officials for the possible eruption of the Popocatepetl volcano. Evacuation of people from around.
- Paricutin. Streng, E.F. // Focus;Spring91, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p21
Studies the geographical history of Paricutin, a volcano in the state of Michoacan west of Mexico City. Author's visit to Paricutin; Description of the surrounding landscape; Fascination with how volcanoes affect the distribution and lives of people.
- In the shadow of the GIANTS. // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Sep2000, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p36
Focuses on the threat posed by the three active volcanoes in Mexico. Information on the Popocatepetl volcano; Total number of volcanoes in Mexico; Details on the eruptions of El Volcan de Fuego and El Pico de Orizaba; Techniques for predicting eruptions by volcanologists.
- Popocatepetl. Williams, A.R.; Leen, Sarah // National Geographic;Jan99, Vol. 195 Issue 1, p116
Focuses on Popocatepetl, one of the world's tallest active volcanoes found in Mexico. Description of the volcano; Threat poses by the volcano; How the people near Popocatepetl are preparing for the volcano's possible eruption. INSET: Risk assessment.
- Preparing for Popocatepetl to Blow Its Top. // National Geographic;Jan99, Vol. 195 Issue 1, p150
Provides information on Popocatepetl, a volcano found in Mexico. Threat poses by the volcano; Suggestions for preparing for the sudden eruption of the volcano.