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beesley's new sculptural environments employ artificial intelligence and synthetic biology - Designboom


Designboom
philip beesley, professor in the school of architecture at the university of waterloo, and the living architecture systems (LAS) group present the exhibition 'philip beesley: transforming space.' the show, held at the royal ontario museum in toronto ...

First Cumbrian zoologists graduate - University of Cumbria (press release)


University of Cumbria (press release)
From working as a researcher on the world's largest living reef to tracking turtles in Turkey, the first group of zoology students to graduate from the University of Cumbria are set to make their mark on the world. Set up three years ago the course has ...

Pioneering Cumbrian zoologists graduate - University of Cumbria (press release)


University of Cumbria (press release)
From working as a researcher on the world's largest living reef to tracking turtles in Turkey, the first group of zoology students to graduate from the University of Cumbria are set to make their mark on the world. Set up three years ago the course has ...

Biomes - Living Worlds

Espoo - Finland

Fact sheets, photos, and video clips on the climate, location, animal and plant adaptations, land formations, and human influences of seven major terrestrial biomes: tundra, taiga, temperate forest, grassland, chaparral, desert, and rainforest.

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World Biomes
United States

About the hierarchical organization of the world's environments.

The World's Biomes
United States

Introduction to aquatic, desert, forest, grassland, and tundra biomes. School class project.

Body Worlds
Germany

Body Worlds is the original anatomical exhibition series displaying authentic human bodies, willed by donors through the Institute for Plastination's Body Donor Program, and preserved using a process called plastination. Invented by Dr. von Hagens, plastination is a groundbreaking process in which real human specimens are preserved through the science of plastination. The specimens resulting from the revolutionary process are called plastinates.

Gunther von Hagen's Body Worlds
Germany

Learn about Body Worlds, the anatomical exhibition of real human bodies. Find the locations and dates for current and future exhibitions.

Germany

Max Planck scientists find evidence that sloths in the wild sleep a lot less than previously thought. [PDF]

The Living Edens
United States

A detailed look at one of the oldest deserts - the Namib Desert. Includes teacher's resources.

Living Amphibians
United States

Introduction to the taxonomy of Amphibia, including Salientia (frogs and toads), Caudata (salamanders and newts), and gymnophiona (caecilians).

Living With Elephants
France

A non-profit organization in Botswana which explores the relationship between the African Elephant and people, with an emphasis on research and educational programs aimed at reducing conflict between the two species.

United States

A discussion of Lithops, or flowering stones, as well as images. These plants mimic their natural surroundings to an astounding degree.

Living Free
United States

A nonprofit animal sanctuary founded by Emily Jo Beard.