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Price Visit to Beaufort Includes a Sea Tour and Lessons in Marine Biology - Duke Today


Duke Today
Duke President Vincent Price and his wife, Annette, made their first visit to the Duke Marine Lab this past weekend and met with Duke faculty and students to get a close look at marine research on the coast. The Prices also met with local officials and ...

Lab identifies new model to study connectivity in the developing brain - Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
Dr. Francis, associate professor of neurobiology, details how NRX-1, the nematode equivalent to the neurexin protein in mammals, must be present for the formation of synaptic connections between specific types of neurons. In addition, the researchers ...

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 ...

Group for Research and Education on Marine Mammals

Montreal - Canada

GREMM is a non-profit organization dedicated to scientific research on the marine mammals of the St Lawrence and also education on conserving the marine environment. In English and French.

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Educational resources for marine biology.

Marine and Environmental Education and Research, Inc.
United States

A nonprofit organization that publishes educational materials for the natural sciences over the Internet, free for public use.

Marine Biology Research Group
Bulgaria

The Marine Biology research group is a scientific unit of the Ghent University. Our mission is to understand the sea. We are convinced that our marine research both leads to fundamental scientific insights in the ecology and evolution of marine ecosystems and contributes to the sustainable management and exploitation of 'the last wilderness'. Since the seventies, the Marine Biology research group is working in the marine environment and has spec

Marine Biology and Ecology Research Group - Plymouth
United Kingdom

University of Plymouth researchers engaged in cross-system ecological research. Includes publications list and other information about staff, projects, and interests.

Marine Turtle Research Group (MTRG) - University of Exeter
United States

Group of professional scientists and student volunteers dedicated to undertaking fundamental and applied research on marine turtles world-wide.

United Kingdom

Covers the three orders: Cetacea - whales, porpoises, dolphins; Pinnipedia - seals, sea-lions, walruses; Sirenia - manatees and dugongs.

Closer Look at Marine Mammals: Right Whales
United States

Humane Society of the United States article listing a number of pressures that humans put on the North Atlantic Right Whale population.

United States

Explores the biology, history, and current issues regarding this species.

University of Hawai'i at Hilo - Kalakaua Marine Education Center
United States

Undergraduate marine science program.

Aqualogy: Reef Education and Marine Biology Centre, Ko Lanta Thailand
United States

Provides short courses for certified divers on marine science including oceanography, zoology, fish biology and marine habitats and other courses on conservation and the ocean ecosystem.