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Biodiversity conservation policies in tropical forests threaten the livelihood of indigenous peoples - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
This is what emerges from a study by scientists at the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (ICTA-UAB) led by Dr Victoria Reyes-García, in the framework of a research project on current biodiversity ...

Biology Is Key To Unlocking The Future Of Design - Co.Design (blog)


Co.Design (blog)
This is what synthetic biology is about: mixing biology and computer engineering. "We look to the biological world to extract phenomenon," she says. Oxman argues that some of the best natural design is a gradient of a single material, for example bones ...

Synthetic biology on a piece of paper: Brighter future for disease diagnostics? - Genetic Literacy Project


Genetic Literacy Project
While synthetic biology is a broad and diverse field, one of its goals is to engineer biology much in the same way that we are able to create electronic circuits. To do that researchers are trying to break down complex and unpredictable biological ...

Association for Tropical Biology

Beaverton - United States

Promotes research and fosters the exchange of ideas among biologists working in tropical environments. Publishes journal Biotropica and co-publishes Tropinet newsletter.

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Tropical Biology Association (TBA)
Kenya

The Tropical Biology Association (TBA) is working in partnership with African institutions to build expertise in biodiversity conservation and research by the following: 1. Training : the TBA provides key practical training for conservation biologists and practitioners with the potential to have a significant impact on biodiversity management and research. This is achieved through field courses, specialist skills workshops and applied research

Association for Tropical Lepidoptera
United States

Membership information, species data sheets, catalogs and related links.

Association for Biology Laboratory Education
United States

Membership and conference information, bulletin board, grant opportunities, and a directory of biology sites.

United States

ACUBE offers information about meetings, publications, membership, directory, governance, and web links.

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
Canada

Works to promote biology education and educators through publications, workshops and awards for excellence.

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
Canada

Aims to empower educators to provide the best possible biology and life science education for all students.

Kansas Association of Biology Teachers (KABT)
United States

Aims to improve the teaching of biological sciences through the interchange of ideas, dissemination of information, and fellowship among its members.

United States

Aims to promote the professional growth and development of biology teachers in Texas.

Asian Association for Biology Education (AABE)
Japan

Asian Association for Biology Education : Offers a journal, constitution, newsletter, and conference information.

National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
United States

The National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) is the “leader in life science education.” Since its inception in 1938, thousands of educators have joined NABT to share experiences and expertise with colleagues from around the world, keep up with trends and developments in the field, and grow professionally. The mission statement is to empowers educators to provide the best possible biology and life science education for all students.