You're lower than the pond scum
, so I'm just gonna say this once," Neeson said in the recording, referring to his character in "Taken.
Now and again, someone quits the team by writing a cancel-my-subscription letter and damning NCR as pond scum
, with me in the subaquatic waters below.
Formerly called blue-green algae and often called pond scum
, cyanobacteria are one of the best prokaryotic phyla in which to study bioenergetics and stress biology, because of their cosmopolitan occurrence, archaic origin, and relatively simple bacterial architecture with a physiology ancestral to higher plants.
It appeared to be a photomicrograph of some reddish bit of pond scum
in a lovely, thin blue membrane, surrounded by a few dozen much smaller microorganisms.
You people, on the other hand, are pond scum
and I show my contempt for you by wearing gigantic curlers.
This system will convert pond scum
into biofuel, ultimately making the campus, and possibly the entire community, more self-sustainable.
Cyanobacteria have a multi-layer, burrito-like, protective set of outer membranes that help the bacteria thrive in even harsh surroundings, creating the pond scum
often found in backyard swimming pools.
By Tiffany HsuTo many, algae is little more than pond scum
, a nuisance to swimmers and a frustration to boaters.
algae industry will be in Washington this week, urging lawmakers to consider tax breaks and other incentives to help turn pond scum
into an economically viable fuel for commercial aviation.
We buy the newspapers; watch the TV programmes, and worse yet buy the products and services to associate ourselves with people barely on the next rung of the evolutionary ladder from pond scum