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Mushrooms, Magma and Love in a Time of Science - New York Times


New York Times
Orra White Hitchcock (1796-1863) was one of the most remarkable women from this more egalitarian age of scientific study. She had a deep knowledge of botany, zoology and paleontology, and she was also an artist — though that “also” would have seemed ...

First-time observation of genetic/physiological damage caused by nanoplastics in mussels - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
A research team from the UAB Department of Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology, the University of Aveiro and the Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR), Portugal, observed how some of these nanoplastics, despite ...

LANL researching algae to convert to affordable fuel - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
Molecular biologist Amanda Barry and a team at Los Alamos National Laboratory's Bio-energy and Biome Sciences group are trying to determine whether one particular strain of algae can be produced at low cost and in short periods of time so that it could ...

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PBS Evolution offers an interactive timeline to help readers better understand geologic time and evolutionary change.

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2004 mission to study the fantastic life forms of four alien landscapes in the Gulf of Mexico up to 3,000 feet deep.

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Research network in fungal systematics. Includes projects, research tools, meetings list, jobs, and related links.

Monsters of the Deep
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Introduction to the creatures that dwell in the deep ocean. Learn about their strange adaptations to the dark and cold.

Deep-Freeze
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A Time Magazine article that mentions Abbe Spallanzani, who discovered tardigrades in 1776, approaching the French philosopher Voltaire to ask about the soul of organisms that can be rehydrated and brought back to life.

Deep Sea 3D
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The underwater 3-D IMAX film introduces viewers to the world that lies just beneath the surface of the Earth's oceans and lets them get up-close with a wide range of undersea life. Deep Sea 3D is directed by Howard Hall and narrated by Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet.

Living Fossils of the Deep
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Expedition to the deep sea of The Bahamas to explore the world of slitsnails. From the Smithsonian Institutes National Museum of Natural History.

Finland

Information on white, grey reef, whale, and tiger sharks.

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Article discussing recreational divers' encounters with the endangered fish in South Africa.

Deep Sea News
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Blog dedicated to the largest environment on earth, the deep ocean beyond the continental shelf.