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Hacking Cell Biology to Reinvent Clothes - Pacific Standard


Pacific Standard
But those natural, biodegradable fibers have a downside too: derived from farmed plants and animals, they take a significant toll on the planet. So what if scientists could hack the biology within cells, and use them to make fibers? Think of the ...

How A Whale Saved A Marine Biologist From A Shark - NPR


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HAUSER: Well, the only thing I could figure is that everything I've read about what they do with altruistic behavior to protect other mammals - marine mammals. And I've even seen them protect a little hammerhead shark before. They protect other animals ...

Chameleons Glow under Ultraviolet Light - Sci-News.com


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“It has long been known that bones fluoresce under UV light, but that animals use this phenomenon to fluoresce themselves has surprised us and was previously unknown,” said study senior author Dr. Frank Glaw, Curator of Herpetology at the Bavarian ...
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A-Z Animals: A-Z Animals Encyclopedia

Suffolk - United Kingdom

A-Z-Animals.com was developed by Millie Bond as a simple resource for animal facts, information and resources. Since it started in November 2008 the encyclopedia has grown rapidly to now include over 450 different animals.

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Animals, etc.
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Learn about animals from all over the world and find pictures and webcams monitoring the animals at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park.

All For Animals
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Directory of animal rescue groups, animal rights groups, companies against animal testing, pet goods and services, nature, and wildlife resources.

Animals.com
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Collection of animal sites. Find pages featuring news about endangered species, animal pictures and videos, and sites especially for kids.

Aquatic Animals
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Articles, links and discussions.

Radiation of the First Animals
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Illustrated lecture transcript by Dr. Jere Lipps. Discussion of the evolutionary record of the pre-Cambrian period and the Cambrian explosion, including the traces and impacts of non-skeletal life forms.

Animals and Anomalies
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Article by Tamra Brennan on the unexpected arrival of a white buffalo calf at a zoo in Pennsylvania.

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An article from NASA's Astrobiology Magazine about the ability of tardigrades to survive extreme conditions.

Farm Animals
United States

For children to learn about farm and wild animals. With animal sounds, illustrations, and photographs.

BBC: Animals
United Kingdom

Explore science and nature at the BBC site dedicated to the animal kingdom. Includes animal fact files for wildlife and pets as well as articles, quizzes, show guides, and more.