Biology News
A botany geek explains Baby Groot's biology to reveal his true identity -
A botanist has explained the true biology – and thus, identity – of Baby Groot. The character materialised in the post-credits scene of the first Guardians of the Galaxy film after Groot (Vin Diesel) sacrificed himself to save other members of the team ...

Meghan Markle's 16-Foot Wedding Veil Has a Surprise Connection to the Commonwealth -
“We had different conversations back and forth and I came up with the idea of maybe representing each of the countries, the 53 countries of the Commonwealth, through their flora and fauna,” she adds. “We both loved the story of that. It also meant that ...
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'Solo: A Star Wars Story': Anatomy of a troubled production - Irish Times

Irish Times
Donald Glover, the actor, comedian, writer, director, producer, singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ and man-of-the-moment has, in recent weeks, using his musical stage name Childish Gambino, threatened to eclipse the entire Star Wars franchise with his ...

Did PCB's Save the Stripers? A Fish Story

Englewood - United States

New York Times article about the fact that striped bass are thriving in the Hudson River because PCBs deter fishing, even though PCBs actually are harmful to the fish. However, fish in Newark Harbor have adapted to contaminants. [Requires free registration.]

Save a Dog, Save a Cat
United States

Nonprofit organization committed to saving the lives of cats and dogs by finding them loving homes.

FISH-SCI: Scientific Forum on Fish and Fisheries

Contains the online archives of the mailing list for this forum.

Australian Museum Fish Site: Find a Fish
United States

Search by scientific (species) name, common name, or type of fish.

The Arthropod Story
United States

Take a tour through the amazing evolutionary history of arthropods. From the Understanding Evolution team at the University of California Museum of Paleontology.

The Human Story: As it Really Happened
United States

Provides information on the book of this name by KRV Hari about the human saga of the last 500,000 years. There are sample pages to download and a link to purchase the book online.

The Story of Human Evolution
United States

An step-by-step explanation of natural evolution from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization.

The Amazing Story of Kudzu
United States

History, varied uses for kudzu plants, links and references.

United Kingdom

Exhibition celebrating of the work of the King's College men and women who helped crack the code of DNA.

Pea Soup - The Story of Mendel
United States

Features a brief biography, his discoveries, an interactive pea experiment, bibliography, and a glossary of terms.

Extinction: The Story of the Passenger Pigeon
United Kingdom

Brief history of the events leading up to the extinction.