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Predicting antisocial behaviour from the neurobiology of empathy - Cordis News

Cordis News
Empathy encourages prosocial behavior, while an empathy deficit has been linked to psychological disorders. By further examining the mechanisms involved, new research hopes to offer risk analysis and better treatment for antisocial behaviour ...

How 'Cultural Evolution' Can Give Us the Tools to Build Global-Scale Resilience - Singularity Hub

Singularity Hub
Brewer is a change strategist dedicated to ensuring a thriving global civilization exists 100 years from now—and he believes this is becoming less likely every year. There's rising instability in our fragile and rapidly changing biosphere, he says ...

In Vitro Toxicology Testing Market Trends, Cost Structure Analysis, Growth Opportunities And Forecast To 2022 - Facts of Week

Facts of Week
In Vitro Toxicology Testing Market Research Report analyze current as well as future aspects of the In Vitro Toxicology Testing Market primarily based upon factors on which the companies compete in the market, key trends and segmentation analysis. This ...
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Ecological Risk Analysis Tools and Applications

Oak Ridge - United States

Information for use in conducting ecological screening and baseline risk assessments, from Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

United States

A framework and synthesis of an effort to conduct a survey of natural resources, with emphasis on forest resources. It is ECOlogical approach to Forest Inventory and Analysis, termed "ECOFIA."

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
United States

Based at the University of California, Santa Barbara, facilitates collaborative research on major fundamental and applied problems in ecology.

United States

Promotes the integration of geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing technology with ecological modeling to simulate dynamic, spatially-explicit patterns and processes at scales ranging from individual organisms to landscapes.

Life at Risk
United States

Includes information about the Kodiak bear including diet, habitat, hibernation, and more.

United States

Non-profit corporation dedicated to the best use of toxicity data for risk assessment. Includes toxicity data, information on risk methodologies, and contacts in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences

Environmental and occupational health issues, including neurotoxicology and immunotoxicology research. Includes education programmes, faculties and profiles of staff. At Utrecht University, the Netherlands.

Invasive Ant Risk Assessment
New Zealand

Provides information on Lasius neglectus and the threats it poses. Includes much general information but focuses on the threats being facing by New Zealand. [PDF]

United States

Companion site to an American Museum of Natural History exhibition covering endangered animals and habitats, causes, and more.

Alberta Species at Risk Program

Includes status reports, information on recovery programs, and prevention strategies.

Endangered!: Exploring a World at Risk
United States

Biodiversity conservation exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History. Provides profiles of endangered animals and their habitats from around the world.