Biology News
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 ...

The Blue Planet effect: why marine biology courses are booming - The Guardian

The Guardian
When she was just 12 years old, an impressionable Cathy Lucas, now associate professor in marine biology at the University of Southampton, met Sir David Attenborough. He'd come to talk to students about his 1979 landmark wildlife series Life on Earth ...

'People think marine biology is like an episode of Blue Planet – it's not' -
Eventually arriving at UCC to study higher predators, Jessopp now has 40 scientific papers to his name in journals such as Science, Nature and Current Biology, and is the Irish representative on the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea ...

Alien Planet

United States

Discovery Channel program dramatizing what our first contact with alien life will be like and what types of forms this life will take.

Alien Caribbean Frogs in Hawaii
United States

Looks at the environmental and human community impacts of these small non-natives.

Penguin Planet
United States

The site offers penguin photos by Kevin Schafer, as well as prints for sale and penguin-related links and audio clips. The site is based around a 2000 book of the same name.

Bear Planet
United States

Provides information on bears and fact sheets on a number of species.

Evolving Planet
United States

The Field Museum's exhibit Evolving Planet takes visitors on an awe-inspiring journey through 4 billion years of life on Earth, from single-celled organisms to towering dinosaurs and our extended human family.

Planet Perplex

Categorized collection of optical illusions, ambiguous images, impossible objects, puzzles, and hidden images. Also includes related glossary and links. Site in English and Dutch.

My Bit of the Planet

Current diaries of the wildlife in David Jones' garden as well as an archive of the progress of a pair of blue tits nesting in the town of Aldershot, Hampshire, U.K.

Planet Meezer
United States

Siamese cat fun, chatter, and forums.

Kids' Planet
United States

Interactive wildlife and conservation site featuring games, quizzes, fact sheets, stories, teacher resources, and other cool stuff.

Planet Catfish
United States

Dedicated to all the beautiful, fascinating, diverse, unusual and intriguing tropical freshwater aquarium creatures.

The Living Planet Aquarium
United States

Salt Lake City. Exhibit information, events, and long-term vision.