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Seventy-Three Undergraduates Win Annual Hoopes Prize - Harvard Crimson


Harvard Crimson
Seventy-three undergraduates learned Thursday they had won the 2018 Thomas T. Hoopes Prize, awarded annually for outstanding scholarly work or research. The Faculty of Arts and Sciences awards Hoopes Prizes for the purpose of “recognizing, promoting ...

Florida couple establishes professorship for tropical ecology - Miami's Community Newspapers


Miami's Community Newspapers
A professorship of tropical ecology has been established in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education at FIU thanks to a gift from FIU Emeritus Professor Walter Goldberg and his wife, Rosalie. The Walter and Rosalie Goldberg Professorship in Tropical ...

Area graduates of ESU - Emporia Gazette


Emporia Gazette
Also, Allisyn McCoy, M.S. in Clinical Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and an M.S. in Art Therapy; Amanda Mechtley, Master of Arts in English; Josue Mejia, Summa Cum Laude B.S. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and ...

Arts of Deception: Mimicry and Camouflage

Woodland - United States

Offers an introduction to the three forms of mimicry utilized by both predator and prey: Batesian mimicry, Muellerian mimicry, and self mimicry.

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The Arts of Deception - Mimicry and Camouflage
United States

Article by Rhett Butler on camouflage as used by animals and the three forms of mimicry utilized by both predator and prey.

Evolution of Camouflage
United States

Video clip showing a praying mantis's camouflage that works so well atop a green leaf would render the it easy prey in a different setting.

Kings of Camouflage
United States

PBS's NOVA introduces viewers to the cuttlefish, one of the brainiest, most bizarre animal in the ocean.

Arts and Genomics Center
Netherlands

The Centre creates a platform for artists and researchers to generate debate via genomic art.

Arizona Plastination Arts
United States

Recognizing a need for plastinated specimens in educational curriculum, and taking into account just how few plastination laboratories there are in North America, Arizona Plastination Arts has emerged from a small, University laboratory with extremely limited resources, to Arizona's premier - and sole plastination lab thus filling this void. Recognizing the public interest in plastination, Arizona Plastination Arts has developed an anatomic

The Pythagorean Perspective: The Arts and Sociobiology
United Kingdom

A paper exploring the idea that cultural evolution is a manifestation of biological evolution.

United States

Article by Paul Stamets on the Asian martial artists who believe in the potency of various mushrooms to aid them on the path to perfection.

Wayne State University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
United States

At Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, students enjoy the benefits of studying at a large research institution while retaining the personalized attention of a small liberal arts college. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers majors, minors, and co-majors across 20 departments and more than a dozen programs, centers, and institutes, providing a broad-based liberal arts education. Each department within the College includes a ded

Warning Colour and Mimicry
United Kingdom

Mimicry is a great example of evolution by natural selection. Outline of a lecture on the subject from the Evolutionary Genetics course at University College, London.

Mimicry & Warning Colour
United Kingdom

Provides photographs and papers illustrating the adaptations of camouflage, mimicry, and warning colors.