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LANL researching algae to convert to affordable fuel - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
Molecular biologist Amanda Barry and a team at Los Alamos National Laboratory's Bio-energy and Biome Sciences group are trying to determine whether one particular strain of algae can be produced at low cost and in short periods of time so that it could ...

Marine Bio Camp means muddy hands, tempting seafood - Carroll County Times


Carroll County Times
The day in Solomons started with a snack overlooking the Patuxent River and the Rachel Carson — the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's flagship research vessel. “That's definitely a squid,” said Tre Williams, a 15-year-old from ...

"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" by Victoria Johnson - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
The continent was, after all, abundant with undiscovered medicinal plants, and Hosack believed it would be possible for medical students to benefit from fieldwork experience with this New World botany. He named the 20-acre space on Fifth Avenue between ...

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Great biology research sites with links and resources.

Tardigrades in Space
United States

TARDIS, a research project evaluating the ability of tardigrades to survive in open space conditions.

Water Bears to Space Again
United States

A team competing for the Google Lunar X Prize floats an idea in December 2009 for launching dessicated tardigrades into space, rehydrating them in space, and filming what happens.

Space Farms Zoo & Museum
United States

Sussex. A 100 acre park with Over 500 animals of more than 100 different species and many buildings dedicated to showcasing American History collections. Includes fees, a listing of facilities, announcements, a reservation form and nearby attractions.

Time-Space Chart: Hominid Fossils
United States

Provides details of the different hominid finds from around the world by place and species.

Can Life Survive Deep Space? Let's Send It There!
United States

Wired Science story about an experiment sending organisms to a Martian moon, and then back to Earth.

Hardy Li'l Critters will be First Tested in Open Space
Canada

News entry in the Boing Boing blog about tardigrades in space.

American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology
United States

Fosters research, education, training, and development in gravitational and space biology.

American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology
United States

A number of Life Science disciplines (from molecular biology to cell physiology) studied in experimental space conditions.

Top 10 Things Launched Into Space in 2008
United States

Wired story about 2008 space launch cargo, including tardigrades