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'Grey's Anatomy' star Jesse Williams has message for Silicon Valley: Stop excluding black people - USA TODAY


USA TODAY
Asked what message he'd like to send the technology industry, Jesse Williams leans back in his chair and pauses for a moment to reflect. "Stop excluding black people," he replies. Williams, famous for his role as Dr. Jackson Avery on Grey's Anatomy ...

Through the lens of black health - Harvard Gazette


Harvard Gazette
This is one in a series of profiles showcasing some of Harvard's stellar graduates. Tania Fabo '18 started at Harvard University with clear scientific goals: pre-med with a focus on stem cell and cancer biology. Then, along the way, she discovered ...

Human Malaria Parasite's Evolution Refined by Genomes of Great Ape Pathogens - GenomeWeb


GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By sequencing a family of malaria parasites that infect gorillas and chimpanzees, a team from the UK, France, Kenya, and Gabon got a glimpse at the evolutionary history and virulence-related adaptations of the human malaria ...

Black History Pages: Ernest Everett Just

United States

Biography and resources.

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United States

Brief biography of the developmental biologist, Ernest Everett Just.

Ernest Everett Just - Wikipedia
United States

Article about Ernest Everett Just, the pioneering black U.S. biologist whose primary legacy is his recognition of the fundamental role of the cell surface in the development of organisms.

Black Witch Moth: Its Natural & Cultural History
United States

Provides photos and information on the taxonomy, distribution, behavior, and mythology of Ascalapha odorata.

Nordeen, Ernest J.
United States

Hormonal regulation of neural plasticity and learning, with a focus on the songbird system.

Ernest Hemingway's Home and Museum
United States

Article about the author's home and his cats, about half of which were polydactyl.

Vigna unguiculata (Cowpea, Black-eyed Beans, Black-eyed Peas)
South Africa

Provides information on the history of this food plant and its cultivation.

Woodlice Pages
United States

The structure, adaptations and behaviour of woodlice. Including photographs, experiment ideas and woodlouse oddities. Porcellio scaber is the species used in our studies.

Hyena Pages
United States

Facts and photos of spotted and brown hyenas, and aardwolves. Also features information about evolution and folklore.

Brief description, photographs and resources.

The Cycad Pages
Australia

Extensive botanical database on the known cycads, including identification and classification, ecology and conservation, cycad evolution and the fossil record, geography and distribution, and horticultural information.