Biology News
The Making of Dinosaurs of the Isle of Wight - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
And so I find myself at the stage in my life and career where it feels somehow appropriate to look at – and review – the adventures and publications of the dim and distant past. Today, I'm an experienced author with over 10 books to my name. All the ...

Can DIY Biology Ever Become a Big Player in Biotech? - Labiotech.eu (blog)


Labiotech.eu (blog)
Alongside university research and industry R&D, a third, parallel community actively uses tools and methods of the life sciences: biohackers. What are they, and what is their impact on biotech and the startup scene? One of the richest persons alive and ...

Renowned entomologist Edward O. Wilson receives World Ecology Award - UMSL Daily (blog)


UMSL Daily (blog)
What ties them together is they are all individuals who have raised public awareness of global ecological issues and made significant contributions to environmental protection and biodiversity conservation. Wilson, the Pellegrino University Research ...

Alternative Splicing Blog

Los Angeles - United States

Yi Xing's weblog discussing the latest progress in the bioinformatics and genomics studies of RNA alternative splicing.

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Wikipedia: RNA Splicing
United States

Article on the process and pathways catalyzed by the spliceosome, in the cell nucleus of eukaryotic cells prior to translation.

Alternative Pollinators
United States

Information on solitary bees and bumblebees.

National Alternative Pet Association
United States

Alternative/exotic pet information resource and rescue/adoption/rehab network.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine In Cats
United States

A discussion of alternative therapies used in felines, including acupuncture and acutherapy.

FreakinFucus: The Alternative Seaweed Resource
United Kingdom

Offers an introduction to the wonderful and exciting world of seaweeds and related plants.

European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods
Italy

ECVAM validates, accepts and recommends deletions for regulatory acceptance of pharmaceuticals, and related products. Includes new submission of tests for phototoxicity, skin corrosivity, inhibition of toxin binding for tetanus vaccines, embryotoxicity assays, using embryonic stem cell, and growth in rat cultures.

An Outline of an Alternative Theory of Plant Hormones
United States

This site lists Plant Hormones and their characteristics and goes on to try to provide unifying 'reasons' for their effects. It is not part of current scientific thinking.

United States

Read about uses and scientific information for European mistletoe.

United States

A weblog about dodos and their influence in modern culture. Images of dodos, research news, scientific information, and curiosities.

Biology Blog
United States

A free biology blog in which anyone interested in biology can participate.