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NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

First-time observation of genetic/physiological damage caused by nanoplastics in mussels - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
A research team from the UAB Department of Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology, the University of Aveiro and the Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR), Portugal, observed how some of these nanoplastics, despite ...

Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

baiji.org Foundation

Bern - Switzerland

Promotes the conservation of Yangtze freshwater dolphins and the habitats in which they live as part of a greater mission to conserve the biodiversity of China's entire Yangtze basin.

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The Gorilla Foundation/Koko.org
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Home of Koko the talking gorilla, The Gorilla Foundation/Koko.org was established in 1976 to promote the preservation of gorillas and teaches a modified form of American Sign Language to two lowland gorillas.

GeneProbes.org
New Zealand

Resource introducing DNA probe technologies, listing conferences, workshops and references with focus on marine biotoxins from Nelson, New Zealand.

bioinfo-hr.org
Croatia

Home of the Bioinformatics Group at the Faculty of Science, Zagreb, Croatia. Research include: codon usage analysis (INCA software package), and microarray data processing in context of metabolic pathway networks (MADNet).

BioJava.org
United States

The BioJava Project is an open-source project dedicated to providing Java tools for processing biological data.

United States

Interactive hub of information for flow cytometrists including a calendar, job listings, news, white papers, professional sites, supplier listings, educational sources and a forum.

GendersInX.org
United States

Provides support and encouragement for people with genetic anomalies through information, forums, a picture gallery and FAQ.

ImmunologyCenter.org
United States

Dr. Bellanti is director of the International Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of Immunology at Georgetown University Medical Center. Provides information on research and patient care.

PhyloTree.org
Netherlands

Provides a phylogenetic tree of global human mitochondrial DNA variation.

FunctionalGenomics.org.uk
United Kingdom

European Science Foundation Programme on integrated approaches for functional genomics. Offers a range of information on programs, events, news, meetings, and resources.

The MicrobeLibrary.org
United States

Contains visual and curricular resources of use to teachers of microbiology.