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The Octopus Project, Mean Queen, Calico Vision, Botany - Flagpole Magazine

Flagpole Magazine
Since releasing its debut, Identification Parade, in 2002, The Octopus Project has unleashed five additional full-lengths of beatific, electronic-tinted indie pop, with the latest being last year's Memory Mirror. The Austin, TX group, known for its ...

No two people, including identical twins, share common brain anatomy: Study - Firstpost

Due to a combination of genetic factors and individual life experiences, no two people, including twins, share the same brain anatomy, finds a study that suggests the use of MRI scans over fingerprints for personal identification. Like fingerprints are ...
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Swimming with the sharks: 'They're closer than you think.' - FL Keys News

FL Keys News
But he and his marine biology students must work quickly. Their goal is to collect blood and tissue samples, take measurements and attach an identification tag. Because the hammerhead is an endangered species and has a fragile and anxious constitution ...

Bug Identification

Brea - United States

An online key to insect identification.

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    What bug is this? - Amateur Entomologists' Society (AES)
    Information on how to identify insects and other invertebrates. The Amateur Entomologists' Society provides information and two different identification services, one is for members of the society and the other is for non-members.

Insect Identification
United States

Reference that breaks down North American insects and spiders. Features facts, articles and photographs.

Bacterial Identification

Service for the identification of bacteria and fungi sequences by sequence alignment.
United States

Provides information about the general identification of trees as well as more specific techniques for a limited number of species. Includes information about dendrology.

Trees Identification

Provides help with tree identification.

Spider Identification
United States

Community providing spider identification services for primarily North American spiders. Members of the public can submit photographs and submit and help identify pictures of spiders.

United States

Illustrations and key from the University of Nebraska for identification of common one-node and two-node ants.

Hummingbird Identification

Detailed photographs and notes on most U.S. and Canadian species.

Gull Identification
United States

Photos, detailed plumage descriptions, quiz gulls, articles, hybrids, mystery birds, and links. Covers North American species and some Siberian and European gulls.

Cycad Identification

Features a key distinguishing families and genera, and each family and genus has its separate home page. Each genus page has links for all accepted species in that genus and keys to identify them.

Leaf Identification
United States

Instructional unit from the Department of Horticulture at Penn State University. Includes information on identifying leaves by structure, shape, groupings, margins, and arrangement.