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Teacher's marine biology trip may be his last with students - Tahlequah Daily Press


Tahlequah Daily Press
While the first trip was to Six Flags Over Texas to "study" roller coasters and human physiology, most of the spring trips have had a marine biology studies theme. "When I was younger, Sunday evening TV choices were either educational or family ...

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute - Atlas Obscura


Atlas Obscura
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute. This sprawling farm was once a Cold War-era hideaway for the nation's top diplomats. Suggest an Edit · Add A Photo. Been Here? 0. Want to Visit? 1. Add Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute to a New List ...

Marine biology students visit Santa Cruz - Calaveras Enterprise


Calaveras Enterprise
Maybe that is why the recent trip to Santa Cruz proved to be so successful. Already filled to the brim with students who show particular interest in marine biology and related fields, Castro said the trip was designed to get students into the field and ...

The Blue Planet effect: why marine biology courses are booming - The Guardian


The Guardian
When she was just 12 years old, an impressionable Cathy Lucas, now associate professor in marine biology at the University of Southampton, met Sir David Attenborough. He'd come to talk to students about his 1979 landmark wildlife series Life on Earth ...

University of Akron biology professor, team of scientists make breakthrough discovery on vision - cleveland.com


cleveland.com
Jordan Renna, assistant professor of biology at The University of Akron, was among those who discovered a new property of an eye cell called the M5 by studying color vision in mice. The team was led by Maureen Stabio, assistant professor in the ...

Evolution - Genetic Drift

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Wikipedia: Genetic Drift
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Hyperlinked article about the mechanism of evolution that acts in concert with natural selection to change the characteristics of species ...

Random Genetic Drift
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Describes the how genetic drift, one of the most important mechanisms of evolution, works.

Evolution 101: Genetic Drift
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One of the basic mechanisms of evolution, genetic drift affects the genetic makeup of a population through an entirely random ...

Genetic Drift Simulation
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Activity designed to help students visualize evolution at a simple level and develop their intuition for the process of genetic ...

Genetic Drift and the Founder Effect
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Brief hyperlinked article about the founder effect, the loss of genetic variation when a new colony is formed by a ...

Small Population Size Effects: Genetic Drift
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Describes the phenomenon acting on small, reproductively isolated populations that can produce rapid changes in gene frequencies totally independent of ...

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