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The Beautiful Cure review – immunology and the heroes of the resistance - The Guardian


The Guardian
In 1989, Charles Janeway, a scientist at Yale University, had an epiphany that would revolutionise immunology. For 50 years, immunologists had subscribed to the dogma that vaccines worked by training the body to recognise molecules that were foreign to ...

Norfolk Community Biodiversity Awards 2018 seek to celebrate volunteer wildlife heroes - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
“Working together on conservation projects is a great way to make a difference for wildlife alongside benefits for human health and wellbeing.” The awards focus on the voluntary efforts of individuals and groups whose projects are not part of the daily ...

The Biochemistry of Beer: Why the Source of Sugar Matters - Inverse


Inverse
This is one of the simplest and oldest biochemical processes on the planet. But before that transformation is possible, you need the sugar itself. Sugar is one of the most important substances in nature. The competition for it, the complex interplay of ...

Heroes for the Planet: Sylvia Earle

United States

Article on the marine biologist known as "Her Deepness."

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Sylvia Earle, Ph.D.
United States

Offers a profile, biography, and interview with the marine biologist, undersea explorer, and environmentalist.

United States

Biography chronicling her life as a marine biologist, explorer, and author.

United States

Includes a brief biography and a selection of Earle's favorite web sites.

Penguin Planet
United States

The site offers penguin photos by Kevin Schafer, as well as prints for sale and penguin-related links and audio clips. The site is based around a 2000 book of the same name.

Bear Planet
United States

Provides information on bears and fact sheets on a number of species.

Evolving Planet
United States

The Field Museum's exhibit Evolving Planet takes visitors on an awe-inspiring journey through 4 billion years of life on Earth, from single-celled organisms to towering dinosaurs and our extended human family.

Planet Perplex
Netherlands

Categorized collection of optical illusions, ambiguous images, impossible objects, puzzles, and hidden images. Also includes related glossary and links. Site in English and Dutch.

My Bit of the Planet
Germany

Current diaries of the wildlife in David Jones' garden as well as an archive of the progress of a pair of blue tits nesting in the town of Aldershot, Hampshire, U.K.

Planet Meezer
United States

Siamese cat fun, chatter, and forums.

Kids' Planet
United States

Interactive wildlife and conservation site featuring games, quizzes, fact sheets, stories, teacher resources, and other cool stuff.