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From Drone Swarms to Tree Batteries, New Tech Is Revolutionizing Ecology and Conservation - Singularity Hub


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Understanding Earth's species and ecosystems is a monumentally challenging scientific pursuit. But with the planet in the grip of its sixth mass extinction event, it has never been a more pressing priority. To unlock nature's secrets, ecologists turn ...

Book review: Evolution of the Learning Brain - TES News


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In Evolution of the Learning Brain, Howard-Jones provides an accessible introduction to the evolution of the nervous system and brain – hoping, perhaps, to provide readers with a more accurate model of how the brain learns. Channelling the spirit of ...

Epigenetics: The Evolution Revolution - The New York Review of Books


The New York Review of Books
In Lamarck's view, the evolution of life depends on variation and the accumulation of small, gradual changes. These are also at the center of Darwin's theory of evolution, yet Darwin wrote that Lamarck's ideas were “veritable rubbish.” Darwinian ...

Evolution: A Modern Mass Extinction?

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Four expert panelists from the PBS series have written statements in response to the question, "Are we in the midst of a mass extinction?"

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Tutorial addressing early archaic Homo sapiens, Neandertals, archaic Homo sapiens culture, and early modern Homo sapiens and their culture.

Mass Extinction Underway
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Examines the theory that we are currently living in an era of mass extinction. Offers links to numerous articles and reports addressing the issue.

Astrobiology Magazine: Earth's Sixth Mass Extinction
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With the steep decline in populations of many animal species, scientists have warned that Earth is on the brink of a mass extinction like those that have occurred just five times during the past 540 million years. Each of these "Big Five" saw three-quarters or more of all animal species go extinct. In results of a study published in the journal Nature, researchers report on an assessment of where mammals and other species stand today in t

The Modern View of Evolution
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Chapter from the Online Biology Book covering this subject in detail.

Modern Synthesis of Genetics and Evolution, The
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Provides a brief summary of the modern consensus among evolutionary biologists.

Evolution of Modern Humans: Neandertals
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Profile of the well-known late archaic humans, the Neandertals. Learn about important Neandertal sites in Europe and Southwest Asia, the differences in their anatomy from modern humans, and various theories on why they died out.

Mass Histology Service, Inc.
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Since 1985, MHS has been offering a comprehensive range of histological techniques to fit all individual needs. Whether it's an occasional H&E stained slide or multiple daily specimens, no request is ever considered too small or too large. All histologists at MHS are either ASCP certified or eligible and offer decades of combined experience in all phases of histopathological theory, practice and technique. Many of the slides produced at MHS ha

Hydrogen Exchange Mass Spectrometry
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Analysis of proteins and protein dynamics with hydrogen exchange and mass spectrometry from Corrales, NM.

Development of Phalaenopsis Orchids for the Mass-Market
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Overview of current trends in commercial Phalaenopsis propagation.

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Proposes a hypothesis which presents arguments for a long-term cyclicity in paleoclimates, and attempts to correlate this cyclicity with major extinction events.