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UW botany study shows plants use calcium in stress response - UW Badger Herald

UW Badger Herald
While plants and humans have little in common, a team of University of Wisconsin Department of Botany researchers were “astonished” after accidentally discovering calcium plays a similar role in each. A new form of probe technology was used as a ...

Biology professor wins excellence in education award - Chart (subscription)

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After graduating from Missouri Southern, Lawson spent 19 years teaching high school, including a stretch of time at Carl Junction. After ending his years of teaching high school, he returned to his alma mater to teach various classes in the biology ...

Jellyfish 101: What to expect in the PHL this summer - GMA News

GMA News
Marine biology expert Dr. Al Licuanan answers common questions about jellyfish in the Philippines and how to deal with them: 1. When is jellyfish season in the Philippines? Usually April and May, when the Habagat ends. However, our recent climate ...

Common Missouri Spiders

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Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

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Common Missouri Wasps and Bees
United States

This site offers lots of detailed information on wasps and bees, particularly those found in Missouri.

Common Spiders in Japan
Japan

Line drawings, photos, and notes by Mikio Sekine. Also short articles on various insects.

Common Spiders Found Around Homes and Buildings
United States

Features common Kentucky spiders and provdes information about the differnt spider types.

Palystes: Rain Spiders, Lizard-eating Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Black Widow Spiders and Other Spiders of Medical Importance
United States

Brief information on the black widow and brown recluse; links to related web sites.

Latrodectus: Button Spiders, Widow Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Close-up View of Common Knotweed, Common Lamb's-quarters and Sheep Sorrel
United States

Photographic study by Brian Johnston of these three species, Polygonum arenastrum, Chenopodium album and Rumex acetosella.

Sicarius: Six-eyed Crab Spiders, Six-eyed Sand Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species from the Biodiversity Explorer.

United States

Collection of news stories and photos about mountain lions in Missouri and adjacent states.

United States

Offers photos and descriptions of many of the state's beautiful wildflowers, sorted by color and scientific name.