Biology News
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle takes an old concept in an appealing new direction - Vox


Vox
They decide playing an old video game is better than cleaning up their school's storage space, and select their characters from the menu: a zoologist, a cryptographer, a commando, and an explorer. And then, of course, they suddenly find themselves ...
TIME
Cinema Blend

First 'cell map' of 20000 cells in mammalian embryo - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Dr. Mariana Delfino-Machin, MRC Programme Manager for Cancer, said: "A major challenge in cell biology is piecing together the precise steps required to give a cell its identity. Until now, experimental methods have lacked the precision needed to ...
Medical Xpress
MilTech
satPRnews (press release)

Climate change is turning 99 percent of these baby sea turtles female - Washington Post


Washington Post
Green sea turtles do not develop into males or females due to sex chromosomes, like humans and most other mammals do. Instead, the temperature outside a turtle egg influences the sex of the growing embryo. And this unusual biological quirk, scientists ...
Live Science
ABC Online
Phys.Org

Embryo Storage and Disposal

United States

National Conference of State Legislators offers listing of State Laws on Frozen Embryos.

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Flinders Fertility - Egg, Sperm & Embryo Storage
Australia

Eggs, sperm and embryos can all be frozen and stored, in case you need them in the future. It is a relatively straightforward procedure that has helped many Australian men and women on their path to a family. The technical name for the freezing process is "cryopreservation", and the storage process is called "cryogenic storage". As well as supporting ongoing education and research in the field of Reproductive Medicine and Women’s Health, flind

Stem Cell Storage
United Kingdom

UK company offering stem cell collection, processing and storage facilities for samples of blood taken from the umbilical cord of new born babies. Provides information on the technology and on diseases that can be treated with stem cells.

Concrete Storage Bays for Agricultural Use
United States

No foundations are required for our panels, they are simply anchored using a landing cleat, and then secured using fixing plates.

National Seed Storage Laboratory (NSSL)
United States

Government facility provides cold storage for seeds, graftable buds and animal semen to support diversity in farm flora and fauna. Page includes virtual tour of the facility with an explanation of the storage procedure.

The Visible Embryo
United States

Provides a visual journey through the stages in human, from conception to birth. Includes glossary, related and sponsorship links, subscription terms and guest book.

Chicken Embryo
United States

A number of fine photographs of the development of a chick inside the egg.

Visible Embryo
United States

A comprehensive resource of information on human development from conception to birth, designed for both medical students and interested lay people.

Embryo Dynamics
Switzerland

Demonstration animations for Macintosh, Windows or Linux, on embryogenesis, organogenesis and malformations, with explanations and navigation, in advance of subscription. Includes links to the author's books.

The Virtual Embryo
Canada

Offers online education modules on several aspects of Drosophila development.

Sea Urchin Embryo
United States

A page from the Laboratory of Embryonic Gene Expression, included here for three beautiful photographs.