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Maltese study contributes to international book on biodiversity studies - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Maltese artisanal fishermen and changing marine biodiversity feature in a new international book, Selected Studies in Biodiversity, that covers case studies from throughout the world. The chapter entitled 'Safeguarding marine biodiversity in a changing ...
Rising Kashmir (press release) (blog)

Biodiversity: Why the extinction crisis isn't as bad as you thought - New Scientist


New Scientist
You would have to be living under a rock not to have heard about the biodiversity crisis. Since about 1500, expanding human activity has condemned vast numbers of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles to an early grave. Now worries have spread to ...

How Laws to Protect Biodiversity Backfired on Scientists Trying to Save It - The Wire


The Wire
The legal fences around biodiversity research are so strong that it even thwarts basic research and international collaborations. The remedy, the signatories have argued, is a separate agreement to ensure fewer restrictions on academic research.

Explore Ontario's Biodiversity

Toronto - Canada

Includes a field guide to some of the common local animals and regional lists and species profiles of the plant and animal species at risk.

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United States

Works to promote an interest in conservation and biology through producing lively nature documentaries and lesson plans for schools and educators. Explore Biodiversity also offers weekly podcasts.

United States

View the photo gallery dedicated to deep-sea and oceanic life. Find images of hydrothermal vent animals, deep-sea fish, invertebrates, and plankton, octopus and squid, bioluminescence in the abyss, open ocean animals, and whales and dolphins.

Explore IT: Gene Hunter
Canada

Activity taking a look at how DNA stores information and how scientists identify what particular genes do.

Explore Food Engineering
United States

Professor R. Paul Singh provides lectures, animations, formulas for food processing calculations, and links to related resources. find research proposals and reports on topics such as food dehydration, freezing, thawing, frying, contact-cooking, energy conservation, time-temperature indicators, design of food processing equipment and modeling of fluid flow in the human gut. Several papers presented at national and international meetings are provi

Explore Cornell: Beetle Science
United States

Multimedia primer includes carbon dust illustrations, virtual beetles, videos, and virtual labs.

Ontario
Canada

Provides general information, history of the organization, pamphlets, wildlife information, games, and more.

Tallgrass Ontario
United States

This action oriented network of organizations and individuals seeks to identify, conserve, manage and restore tallgrass prairie, savanna and related ecological communities in Ontario, Canada.

Bio Ontario
Canada

Resource for biotechnology information, including companies, biomedical and genomic research, incubation, venture capital and technology transfer.

Odonata of Ontario
Canada

Species lists, photos and distribution for 161 species of damselflies and dragonflies in Ontario.

Canada

Profiles of local species. Includes information about their habitats and conservation.