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Food Explorer Brought Hundreds Of Immigrant Plants To America ... - NPR

In the early 20th century, botanist David Fairchild traveled the world and brought plants back to the U.S. that we now see as thoroughly American. NPR talks with the author of a book on Fairchild.

5 Things to do this weekend - Statesville Record & Landmark

Statesville Record & Landmark
WHEN: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. WHERE: Fort Dobbs State Historic Site, 438 Fort Dobbs Road, Statesville. WHAT'S THE DEAL: Historic interpreters will reenact life in an 18th-century military camp along with musket- and ...

Biochemistry/Cell Biology Major and Molecular Biology Majors Combined Starting Fall 2018 - The Triton

The Triton
UC San Diego's Division of Biological Sciences is combining the Biochemistry/Cell Biology major and Molecular Biology major to form a new major, Molecular and Cell Biology, for students admitted after Fall 2018. The Biology Education Committee ...

Biology Century: Speciation

Fort Lauderdale - United States

Covers what a species is, modes of speciation, and rates of speciation.

Biology Century
United States

Presents a summary of knowledge of the Biological Sciences as we enter the 21st century and introduces users to the chemical basis of life, cell mechanisms, DNA, speciation, and other major biological concepts.

Kimball's Biology Pages: Speciation
United States

Outlines to role of geographic isolation, ecological opportunity, hybridization, competition, and adaptive radiation in the formation of new species.

How Molecular Biology Opens up a 21st Century View of Evolution
United States

Transcript of chat with biochemist James Shapiro of the University of Chicago on his concept of "natural genetic engineering" at the cellular level.

Wikipedia: Speciation
United States

Hyperlinked article about the appearance of a new species of life.

Models of Speciation
United States

Historical phenomenon that is a fundamental issue in evolutionary biology.

United States

Review and complete text in pdf format of Evelyn Fox Keller's book.

United Kingdom

This article aims to organise existing data to test the theory that, when a behavior has been established in response to a certain stimulus, novel stimuli resembling the first will usually elicit the same response. [PDF]

Evolution 101: Speciation
United States

Allows readers to explore different ways to define a species and learn about the various processes through which speciation can occur.

Observed Instances of Speciation
United States

FAQ discussing several instances where speciation has been observed.

Species, Speciation, and the Environment
United States

Article by Niles Eldredge outlining how environment change plays a major role in the evolution of species.