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Origami-inspired device helps marine biologists study octopuses and jellyfish - Science Daily


Science Daily
Scientists have tried to find the safest and most effective ways to explore marine life in the oceanic water, the largest and least explored environment on Earth, for years. Each time, they were faced with the same challenge: How to capture delicate or ...
EurekAlert (press release)
National Geographic

'Amazing Dragon' Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs' Evolution - New York Times


New York Times
A farmer in China stumbled upon some fossils more than a decade ago, which led to an excavation, which led to a realization: It's time to rethink the evolutionary history of some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever walked the earth. In a study published ...
Express.co.uk
ZME Science
New Scientist
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Biodiversity in crisis: How close to the brink is life on Earth? - New Scientist


New Scientist
You would have to be living under a rock not to have heard about the biodiversity crisis. Since about 1500, expanding human activity has condemned vast numbers of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles to an early grave. Now worries have spread to ...

Time is running out in the tropics -- researchers warn of global ... - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
A global biodiversity collapse is imminent unless we take urgent, concerted action to reverse species loss in the tropics, according to a major scientific study in ...
Deutsche Welle
Earth.com
The London Economic

Liberia Prepares for Biodiversity Data Gathering - Liberian Daily Observer


Liberian Daily Observer
A professional workshop on Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) that is aimed at providing anyone, anywhere open access to biodiversity data information about all types of life on earth, is currently taking place at the Forestry Development ...

Origami-inspired Device Helps Marine Biologists Study Delicate Underwater Organisms - Laboratory Equipment


Laboratory Equipment
Scientists have tried to find the safest and most effective ways to explore marine life in the oceanic water, the largest and least explored environment on Earth, for years. Each time, they were faced with the same challenge: How to capture delicate or ...
Interesting Engineering

Border wall threatens biodiversity - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Every time you see a strip mall, airport or housing development being constructed, you can be sure biodiversity is suffering. Many hundreds of miles of border wall and the accompanying construction and maintenance infrastructure would be a crime ...
Earth.com
ThinkProgress
Cosmos

Earth

PBS: Life Beyond Earth
United States

Companion site to the Timothy Ferris film includes resources for the questions, are we alone and is anybody listening.

Palaeos: The Trace of Life on Earth
United States

Dedicated to providing detailed information on the history of life on earth. Addresses palaeontology, evolution, geochronology, systematics, and ecology.

United Kingdom

There have been many mass extinctions throughout the history of the earth. Probably the most famous is the extinction that ...

United States

Advocates knowledge building, conservation, and wise use of biodiversity resources, the driving force in sustaining the earth's life-supporting systems.

Complex Systems Research Center
United States

Center investigates the effects of human disturbance on the earth's biogeochemical processes.

Life Underground
United States

Examining how the resent discovery of bacteria living on nothing but rock and water deep within the earth's crust as ...

Astrobiology
Canada

Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe. This interdisciplinary field encompasses ...

NASA's Astrobiology Program
United States

Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe. This multidisciplinary field encompasses ...

Palynology and Earth Science Laboratories - GNS Science
New Zealand

The Palynology and earth Science Laboratories at GNS Science, Gracefield, are multipurpose laboratories designed for a wide range of sample ...

Earth Witness Community
Canada

Celebrates the existence of and bears witness to species and natural places on the earth that no longer exist in ...

Paulownia Now
Canada

Organisation promoting the use of Paulownia or Royal Empress Trees as an important part of the solution to reducing our ...

NATURE: Earth Navigators
United States

Looks at how seasonal changes impel a wide variety of creatures to begin their epic migrations to ancient feeding, mating, ...

Western Region Marine and Coastal Surveys
United States

Division on Earth & Life Studies
United States

The National Academy of Sciences is a non-governmental, non-profit organization chartered by the US Congress in 1863 at the request ...

Astrobiology Society of Britain
France

'Astrobiology' is the term that covers a broad set of questions linking biological and space sciences. These questions range from understanding ...

Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research at U of Colorado, Boulder
United States

Mission is to facilitate interdisciplinary research leading to a predictive understanding of the biological, chemical, and physical interactions that regulate ...

Sacred Earth Ethnobotany
United States

Articles, resources, and links.

Bullfrog Films
United States

A source of ecology- and environment-related videos and films for all grade levels.

The Talk.Origins Archive: Exploring the Creation/Evolution/Intelligent Design Controversy
United States

A useful indepth exploration of the creation/evolution controversy from a mainstream scientific perspective. Contains essays on the earth's history and ...

Imagine Animals
United States

An image gallery of the earth's vanishing animals.

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