Biology News
Defining Interacting Regulatory Genes That Define Cell Subtypes - Technology Networks

Technology Networks
“The method has great potential for regenerative medicine when it comes to replacing cell subpopulations that have been lost in the course of disease, for example,” explains Prof. Dr Antonio del Sol, head of the Computational Biology group of the ...

Biology: Coral becoming more vulnerable, studies find - The Columbus Dispatch

The Columbus Dispatch
Australian biologists recently reported an increase in major coral bleaching events on the Great Barrier Reef over the past 40 years. Before the 1980s, bleaching events occurred every 27 years on average. Currently, they occur every 5.9 years. They ...

White Clover Can Be an Annoying Weed. It May Also Hold Secrets to Urban Evolution. - New York Times

New York Times
Cities work as great natural test cases for evolution, said Marc Johnson, the director of the Centre for Urban Environments at the University of Toronto, Mississauga, who led the research. “In many ways it's an unplanned experiment happening throughout ...

Great Basin Rattlesnake -

Brea - United States

See photos of Crotalus oreganus lutosus, the venomous rattler commonly know as the Great Basin Rattlesnake.

United States

An electronic book by Brian Taylor covering geography and history, ant mosaics, economic importance of ants, biodiversity and niches, and taxonomy.

Ants of West Africa & the Congo Basin
United States

Presents geography, history, ant mosaic patterns, taxonomy, and biodiversity information.

Turkana Basin Institute (TBI) - Stony Brook University
United States

Learn about TBI's research program that addresses the entire span of human evolution through studying the deposits in the Omo-Turkana Basin of northern Kenya and southern Ethiopia.

United States

Provides information and data about the ACE Basin's environment, people, and issues. [PDF]

Jornada Basin Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Project Home Page
United States

The project focuses on changes in the distribution of soil resources as an index of the impact of vegetation change--desertification--on semiarid lands.

Timber Rattlesnake
United States

Crotalus horridus information.

Timber Rattlesnake
United States

Photographs and description of Crotalus horridus, with information on its range, habitat, and other snakes with which it might be confused.

Prairie Rattlesnake
United States

Article about the Prairie Rattlesnake, the only venomous snake native to South Dakota. Find images, sounds, and a map showing the snake's geographic distribution.

Rattlesnake Roundups
United States

Takes a critical look at the roundups that started as an attempt to rid areas of rattlesnakes, but evolved into commercial events that promote animal cruelty and environmentally damaging behavior.

Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake
United States

Description of Sistrurus catenatus catenatus, its habitat, habits and reproduction.