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Who Owns Molecular Biology? - Boston Review

Boston Review
Before molecular biology took off in 1970s, the prevailing attitude toward patenting had been set by the Supreme Court in Funk Brothers Seed Co. vs. Kalo Inoculant Co. (1948), which ruled that living organisms extracted from nature cannot be patented.

Neurons reprogramed in animals - Harvard Gazette

Harvard Gazette
Building on earlier work in which they disproved neurobiology dogma by “reprogramming” neurons — turning one form of neuron into another — in the brains of living animals, Harvard Stem Cell Institute researchers have now shown that the networks of ...

Telefonica launches animal biodiversity website - Telecompaper (subscription)

Telecompaper (subscription)
Telefonica has announced the launch of dedicated website to track its joint project with Spanish foundation FIEB (Foundation for Research in Ethology and Biodiversity) to harness the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) technology in the field of ...

Classification of Living Things

Sunnyvale - United States

An introduction to the naming and relationships of living things. Classification involves much human judgement and is in a constant state of flux as new information is discovered.

Classification of Living Things
United States

Learn about the Linnaean system of classification used in the biological sciences to describe and categorize all living things, with a focus on finding out how humans fit within this system.

Solitary Bees and Things
United Kingdom

A site describing the types of solitary bees likely to be found in British gardens. Instructions for encouraging solitary bees in gardens. Identification tips.

Things That Make You Go Aahh
United States

Posts pictures of the cutest wild animals and pets you'll ever see on the Web.

All Things James Herriot
United States

Features the life and times, books, and pictures of James Alfred Wight, better known as James Herriot.

All Things Stem Cell
United States

A blog aiming to explore stem cell history, harvesting methods, uses in regenerative medicine, potential problems and recent news.

Wintering Piping Plovers and Other Things
United States

Reviews the results of the 1996 International Piping Plover Census in Texas. Also provides extensive links list.

Top 10 Things Launched Into Space in 2008
United States

Wired story about 2008 space launch cargo, including tardigrades

Phyllostomidae: Classification
United States

List of the genera and species of the New World leaf-nosed bats with photographs of many species, including skulls.

Classification of Veroniceae

Taxonomy and images of Veronica and related genera by Dirk Albach and Montserrat Mart+?nez-Ortega.

Classification of Psilotophyta

Main entry in Systema Naturae 2000.