Biology News
Biodiversity summit - The Hindu


The Hindu
Young ecologists from M.L. Khanna D.A.V. Public School, Dwarka, attended the 'Children Biodiversity Summit' along with children from different regions of India (West Bengal, Uttrakhand, Delhi) at the Navdanya Biodiversity and Conservation Farm in ...

Burnley marine biology student making a splash in his studies - Burnley Express


Burnley Express
“The tutors are excellent and are really knowledgeable about their subjects. One found a scholarship to work for a summer with the Marine Biological Society and encouraged me to go for it. I did and I moved to Portsmouth for three months to work there.

Diabetes during pregnancy may increase baby's heart disease risk - Science Daily


Science Daily
... protein responsible for blood vessel network formation. Understanding of the protein's function in fetal cells may improve early detection of disease in children. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology -- Cell ...

How Designer Children Will Work

United States

Illustrated narrative about the idea of designing babies . Includes mapping the human genome and genetic prescreening

Related
United States

Explores recent advances in the genetic engineering of plants, that have developed crops genetically endowed not only to resist damage from insects but also to be resistant to herbicides.

Ascalaph Designer
United States

Program for creating molecular models, molecular mechanics simulations and development of the force fields by quantum chemical methods.

Children & Dogs
United States

Article offers advice on how to choose the right dog for your family and how to bring a dog into a family with children. Also suggests some simple solutions for common dog -- children problems.

Lincoln Children's Zoo
United States

Lincoln. General information, zoo map and history, list of zoo plants, animal photos, descriptions and videos, habitat information, and educational program summary.

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
United States

General information, animal photos and descriptions, exhibit overview, map and directions, educational programs and activity packets.

Folsom Children's Zoo - Lincoln, NE
United States

Includes calendar and upcoming events.

Children Love Animals Foundation
Panama

Center for the protection and education of disadvantaged children and sheltering of abandoned animals.

Children's International Wildlife Sanctuary
United States

Promotes education for and encourages proper care, management, and breeding of wildlife for the benefit of future generations.

Children's Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati
United States

Part of Children's Hospital Medical Center of Cincinnati, the Children's Hospital Research Foundation is a national leader in advancing fundamental science and medicine, and in improving children's healthcare.

The Children's Hospital at Westmead - Gene Therapy Research Unit
Australia

A joint initiative of The New Children's Hospital and the Children's Medical Research Institute is undertaking gene therapy clinical trials in Australia. Research projects include cancer immunotherapy, vector development, HIV infection, targeting gene delivery to specific tissue types.