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Synthetic Biology and Queer Theory Are Cutting Down the “Tree of Life” You Learned About in School - Slate Magazine


Slate Magazine
Now think back to the biological tree of life you no doubt saw graphically represented on the pages of your high school biology textbook—kingdoms, phyla, class, orders, families, genera, and species ramifying from root to apex. Or recall the tree of ...

How marine biology inspired Soft Robotics' industrial grippers - TechCrunch


TechCrunch
On Valentine's Day at Soft Robotics in Cambridge, Mass. a staff member places heart-shaped marshmallow Peeps on a conveyor belt. A mechanical arm snatches them up, one by one, setting them gently in a nearby box. It isn't much of a romantic celebration ...

Hendrix Students Travel to Belize for Marine Biology Odyssey Project - Hendrix College Events and News


Hendrix College Events and News
CONWAY, Ark. (April 11, 2017) – Hendrix College students Brandon Cathey '18 and Olivia Sims '17 traveled to Belize last month with biology professor Dr. Jenn Dearolf to troubleshoot a research project for students in Dr. Dearolf's marine biology course.

UNCA Biology Club gears up for international competition - The Blue Banner


The Blue Banner
UNC Asheville's student-run Synthetic Biology Club plans to compete for the first time in a worldwide competition taking place this October. The International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition, held in Boston, Massachusetts, brings together ...

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