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Washington farm groups seek say in environmental suit - Capital Press


Capital Press
Rebuffed once, two Washington farm groups are again pleading to have a voice in an environmental organization's lawsuit that alleges federal and state regulators aren't protecting waterways from agriculture. In what would be an unusual alliance, the ...

Retired zoology prof restores a wetland wonder - South Whidbey Record


South Whidbey Record
Rohwer, a retired University of Washington zoology professor, takes an active interest in such matters. As an owner of a forest and wetland near Cultus Bay, he realized he could restore wildlife diversity to the natural world around him. That started ...

ASU team discovers a new take on early evolution of photosynthesis - Arizona State University


Arizona State University
A team of scientists from Arizona State University's School of Molecular Sciences has begun rethinking the evolutionary history of photochemical reaction centers (RCs). Their analysis was recently published online in Photosynthesis Research and ...

Astrobiology at the University of Washington

Seattle - United States

Investigating the wide range of multidisciplinary factors that may influence the origin and evolution of life on Earth and beyond.

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Carnegie Institution of Washington: NASA Astrobiology Institute
United States

Addressing: How does life begin and evolve? Is there life elsewhere in the Universe? What is the future of life on Earth and beyond?

Astrobiology at Arizona State University
United States

The Astrobiology Team at ASU follows the elements to help guide the exploration for life beyond Earth, in our Solar System and on planets orbiting other stars. We are one of fourteen teams that make up the NASA Astrobiology Institute, supported by a five year grant that began in 2009.

University of Hawaii Astrobiology Lead Team
United States

Tracing the history of water from its formation in the ISM to incorporation in the solar system, how it reaches the terrestrial planets, and its role in life.

University of Rhode Island Astrobiology Institute
United States

Works to gain a fundamental understanding of the life that inhabits Earth's deeply buried marine sediments.

United States

Center for genomic and evolutionary studies on microbial life at low temperatures and member of NASA's Astrobiology Institute.

Astrobiology Program at Arizona State University
United States

Member of NASA's Astrobiology Institute, it includes faculty researchers and students at all levels from the departments of geological sciences, chemistry and biochemistry, biology, and microbiology and plant biology.

University of Washington
United States

The Department of Biology is the hub for the basic biological sciences at the University of Washington. Our mission is leadership in research and teaching of biology at the regional, national, and international levels.

University of Washington
United States

University of Washington
United States

Pharmacology is the study of the interaction of living cells and organisms with the molecules they encounter in their environment. Areas of active research range from evaluation of the effects of drugs and environmental chemicals on humans and animals to study of the actions of hormones, neurotransmitters, and other physiological regulators on individual cells and examination of the detailed molecular structure of cellular constituents which play

Washington State University
United States

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