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Cell Studio: Serious games for immunology - Phys.Org

The novel platform, known as Cell Studio, can simulate an organic microenvironment with biological and biophysical rules at the cellular level. Several biological scenarios can be simulated, including a 2-D or 3-D spatial patch of tissue or cell ...

Origin of the species: where did Darwin's finches come from? - The Guardian

The Guardian
Biogeography and evolution of the Galápagos: Integration of the biological and geological evidence. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Sato, A, et al., 2001. On the origin of Darwin's finches. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Steadman, DW, 1982.

Pa. officials on the lookout for threatening flora, fauna - Herald-Mail Media

Herald-Mail Media
The officials left with a resolve to work on eradicating the toxic flora and to keep the dangerous fauna at arms length. “All parts of the (poison hemlock) are poisonous to mammals, especially seeds and leaves,” Trilby Libhart, botany and weed ...

Biological Warfare and the Coevolutionary Arms Race

Berkeley - United States

The rough-skinned newt looks harmless enought but is, in fact, packed full of one of the most potent neurotoxins known to man. Find out how an evolutionary arms race has pushed these mild-mannered critters to the extremes of toxicity and how evolutionary biologists have unraveled their fascinating story. From Understanding Evolution.

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United States

Article from the High Country News discussing the use of the beetle, Diorhabda elongata, to control tamarisk, an invasive riverside shrub.

Introduction to the Rat Race
United Kingdom

Beginner's guide to the care of rats as pets, as well as a history of fancy rats and ship rats. Includes photographs and health care tips.

Race for the Big Cats
United States

Helps endangered cats by raising money for the Wildlife Conservation Society at no cost to you.

Great Turtle Race, The
United States

Follow 11 leatherback sea turtles on their journey from Costa Rica to the Galapagos. Cheer on your favorite and see how you can help these endangered animals.

Race Horses of the Sky
United States

Introduction to homing pigeon racing and breeding.

Race Rocks Marine Protected Area
United States

Live streaming video and video archive highlight the ecosystem of this site of Canada's first Marine Protected Area.

New Scientist: Dawn of Human Race Uncovered
United Kingdom

The discovery of three Ethiopian skulls from 160,000 years ago, showing almost completely modern features, lends new support to the Out-of-Africa hypothesis. Includes information about handling of skulls after death and dating techniques used.

On Einstein, Bees, and Survival of the Human Race
United States

Article by Keith S. Delaplane first appearing in the newsletter of the British Bee Keepers Association.

United States

From Dr E's Social Science Webzine.

Biological Chemistry

Publishes original articles in the field, with submission and abstracts online. Full text by login or article purchase from Walter de Gruyter GmbH.