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Southern Blot
... A Southern blot is a method routinely used in molecular biology for detection of a specific DNA sequence in DNA samples ... Southern blotting combines transfer of electrophoresis-separated DNA fragments to a filter membrane and subsequent fragment detection by probe hybridization ... after its inventor, the British biologist Edwin Southern ...
Extremaduran Language - Dialects
... Central or "Middle" (meyu estremeñu), and Southern or "Low" (baju estremeñu) ... The central and southern ones are spoken in the rest of Extremadura, and are not different enough from standard Spanish to be considered anything but dialects of it, since at least the 18th century ... Northern Extremaduran is also spoken in a few villages of southern Salamanca, being known there as the "palra d'El Rebollal", which is now almost extinct ...
Aoraki / Mount Cook - Geology
... The Southern Alps on the South Island were formed by tectonic uplifting and pressure as the Pacific and Indo-Australian Plates collided along the island's western coast ... The Southern Alps are the first obstacle the winds encounter after South Africa and Australia, having moved east across the Southern Ocean ... lies in the centre of the distinctive alpine fault, a 650 km long active fault in the Southern Alps ...
Lyndon B. Johnson - Presidency 1963–1969 - Civil Rights
... with the civil rights movement, Johnson overcame southern resistance and convinced the Democratic-Controlled Congress to pass the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which outlawed most forms of racial segregation ... what Kennedy started and broke a filibuster by Southern Democrats in March 1964 as a result, this pushed the bill for passage in the Senate ... an aide, "We have lost the South for a generation", anticipating a coming backlash from Southern whites against Johnson's Democratic Party ...
East Prussia - History - Southern Part To Poland
... over the civilian administration of the southern part of East Prussia on 23 May 1945 ... from Polish lands annexed by the Soviet Union as well as Ukrainians and Lemkos from southern Poland, expelled throughout Operation Vistula in 1947, were settled in the southern part of East Prussia, now the Polish ...

Famous quotes containing the word southern:

    ... as a result of generations of betrayal, it’s nearly impossible for Southern Negroes to trust a Southern white. No matter what he does or what he suffers, a white liberal is never established beyond suspicion in the hearts of the minority.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 2, ch. 10 (1962)

    Come on, untie me or I’m gonna call your parents.
    —Terry Southern (b. 1924)

    I sometimes wonder that we can be so frivolous ... as to attend to the gross but somewhat foreign form of servitude called Negro Slavery, there are so many keen and subtle masters that enslave both north and south. It is hard to have a southern overseer; it is worse to have a northern one; but worst of all when you are the slave-driver of yourself.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)