Biology News
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 ...

The Weird and Wild Art of Joshua Tree - 7x7


7x7
Along with the steel beams are fanciful depictions of the desert region's flora and fauna. Harrison's desert retreat is, in itself, impressive: The straw bale structure has a large vaulted room ideal for playing and listening to music, and the getaway ...

Botany lovers - Mount Desert Islander


Mount Desert Islander
Some of the hardest working botany-lovers known to MDI “rocketed” through the work required for a successful plant sale. Successful it was, and for that, we thank Anne Kozak, Betty Massie, Charlotte Stetson, Cora Olgyay and Alan Rosenquist, Dawn ...

Desert Biome

Saint Louis - United States

Information on deserts: what they are, where they are located, and the plants and animals which live in them.

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BIOME
United Kingdom

A collection of gateways which provide access to evaluated, quality Internet resources in the health and life sciences, aimed at students, researchers, academics and practitioners, co-ordinated by the University of Nottingham Greenfield Medical Library.

The Living Desert: Wildlife and Botanical Park, Palm Desert, California
United States

Devoted to desert habitats of the world. Web site has information on links about deserts.

The Sonoran Desert
United States

An online photographic expedition into the Sonoran Desert in Arizona and Mexico. Includes desert photographics and in-depth information about history and ecology.

Chile

Provides information on the archeology, history, topography, and climate of this Chilean region.

Finland

Information on the physical features, drainage, climate, plant and animal life, as well as the people who live in the Sahara. Published by The Living Africa.

The Sahara Desert
United States

School project on the Sahara Desert, with information on climate, current issues and photos.

Desert Bats
United States

Includes color photos, scientific names, common names, description, behavior, range, habitats, and life cycle.

Namib Desert (AT1315)
United States

General information and biodiversity information by WWF.

Desert Botanical Garden
United States

Founded in 1937, is a living museum dedicated to desert lands research and education. Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Desert Research Institute
United States

Profiles the center's climate change and air quality research projects, posts a list of faculty members, and furnishes newsletters.