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Modeling the ecology and evolution of biodiversity: Biogeographical cradles, museums, and graves - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
The emergence, distribution, and extinction of species are driven by interacting factors—spatial, temporal, physical, and biotic. Rangel et al. simulated the past 800,000 years of evolution in South America, incorporating these factors into a ...

Rejuvenating senolytics - Nature.com


Nature.com
Cellular senescence, which is induced by a variety of stresses, is a state of proliferative arrest that is characterized by changes in gene expression and the secretion of pro-inflammatory factors — known as the senescence-associated secretory ...

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde: Healing mesenchymal cells morph and destroy muscles in models of spinal cord injury, ALS and ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
The findings were published today in Nature Cell Biology. By studying the muscles of ALS patients and mouse models of motor neuron injury or disease, the scientists found FAP cells actually promoted muscle wasting and scarring. The cells activated a ...

Evolution and the Nature of Science Institutes (ENSI/SENSI)

Bloomington - United States

Offers a collection of classroom lessons to help high school biology teachers more effectively teach basic concepts in the areas of evolution and the nature of science.

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Evolution and Nature of Science Institute
United States

Lessons for teaching evolution and the nature of science in high school biology.

Teaching About Evolution and the Nature of Science
United States

Summarizes the overwhelming observational evidence for evolution and suggests effective ways of teaching the subject for teachers, other educators, and policy makers who design, deliver, and oversee classroom instruction in biology.

Teaching Evolution and the Nature of Science
United States

Online book for teachers provided by the National Academy of Sciences.

Nature: Evolution & Ecology
United States

Collection of all relevant Nature Publishing Group resources in the field of evolution and ecology.

BBC Science & Nature: Neanderthal
United Kingdom

Provides information on this hominid that lived about 300,000-28,000 years ago, its description, distribution, behavior and history.

BBC Science & Nature: Australopithecus
United Kingdom

Provides an illustration and information on this early hominid, its description, distribution, behavior and history.

BBC Science & Nature: Golden Eagle
United Kingdom

Facts about the raptor species known as Aquila chrysaetos.

BBC - Science and Nature - Wildfacts - Adelie penguin
United Kingdom

Simple and clear introduction to Pygoscelis adeliae

Science, Evolution and Creationism
United States

Book of this title from the National Academy of Sciences covering the evolutionary process, the evidence for biological evolution, and creationist perspectives. It is available to buy or can be downloaded free of charge.

Science Odyssey: Human Evolution
United States

Offers an activity which shows the major hominid species discovered to date, when they lived, and how they might be related to each other.