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Meet the Woman Making Ants the Next Big Thing in Biology - National Geographic


National Geographic
... their social interactions, and their evolutionary success. More broadly, Moreau's work might indirectly help us develop tools to answer bigger biological questions: how to control pests, how to promote helpful species, how to improve digestion and ...

NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

UGA researcher uses cellular biology to target lethal parasites - Online Athens


Online Athens
“In some areas, you have 50 to 60 percent of people who are infected with Chagas disease,” said Docampo, the Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Cellular Biology. This obscenely high disease burden strains developing nations' resources by ...

Evolution Resources from the National Acadamies

Washington - United States

Books (some with full online versions), position statements, and research papers.

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Ongoing Challenges to Evolution Education: Resources and Activities of the National Academies
United States

Jay B. Labov of the National Academy of Sciences outlines recent and planned activities of the Center for Education concerning the teaching of evolution, and collaborative activities with other organizations.

AAAS Evolution Resources
United States

Find background materials on the controversy surrounding teaching evolution in public school science classrooms and links to AAAS resources on evolution.

Germany

Journal devoted to all aspects of plant genetic resources research. Contains ordering information, tables of contents and abstracts.

United States

Provides a guide to sites that are either dedicated to evolution or have a significant area devoted to the subject.

Language Evolution and Computation Bibliography and Resources
United States

Bibliographic resource for those researching the computational aspects of language evolution.

National Genetics Resources Program
United States

Germplasm Resources Information Network provides germplasm information about plants, animals, microbes and invertebrates.

National Center for Genome Resources
United States

Develop bioinformatics and computational biology tools to support genetic analysis and discovery. Features scientific programs, software, and career opportunities.

National Center for Genome Resources
United States

NCGR is one of four international centers providing central organization and analysis of genetic information flowing in from all parts of the globe.

National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation
United States

NCGRP conserves genebanks for species diversity of crops and animals important to agriculture, landscapes and environmental sustainability, beyond seed storage using cryogenics. Serves as repository for semen, graftable plant buds or in vitro plantlets, for the US Department of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colorado.

National Resources Defense Council: The Story of
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The positive influence of "Silent Spring."