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Kristala Prather: Advancing energy-efficient biochemistry - MIT News

MIT News
She teaches 10.10 (Introduction to Chemical Engineering) to first-year and sophomore undergraduates, as well as 10.542 (Biochemical Engineering) for graduate students and upper-level undergrads. Opportunities to reach students present themselves ...

Action needed to protect St. Lucia's biodiversity - Caribbean Life

Caribbean Life
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, July 9, 2018 (IPS) — Wildlife conservationists consider it to be one of the most striking parrots of its kind. Saint Lucia's best-known species, the endangered Amazon parrot, is recognized by its bright green plumage, purple ...

SHADES OF GREEN: Local classes allow people to find their inner naturalist - Goshen News

Goshen News
Second, topics for IMN explore “stories in the land” as told through geology, soil, water, as well as flora and fauna. Third, after completing 10 weeks of lectures and activities with local experts, participants are able to give back through volunteer ...

Introduction to the Xanthophyta: Yellow-Green Algae

Berkeley - United States

Brief discussion of the biology and ecology of this group of photosynthetic organisms which live primarily in freshwater, but also are found in marine waters, on damp soil or on tree trunks.

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Introduction to the Green Algae
United States

Contains information on the fossil record, life history, ecology, systematics, and morphology.

Green Algae
United States

Description of this diverse group of freshwater algae commonly known as chlorophytes, with excellent microscopic images.


Information on the characteristics of this group with details of the life cycle of Chlamydomonas, Spirogyra and Ulva.

Green Algae Gallery: Chlorophyta
United States

Provides images of species of Closterium and Cosmarium, which are both desmids, and species of Pediastrum, Staurastrum and Ulothrix.

Algae Image Laboratory - Bowling Green State University
United States

Consists mostly of light images of cleaned diatoms.

The Intertidal Rocky Shore: Coralline Algae and Green Seaweed
New Zealand

Photographs of about 6 species of encrusting varieties of red algae and about 10 of green seaweeds that grow around the coasts of New Zealand.

Introduction to the Green Kingdom
United States

Brief introduction to the plant kingdom with links to further information.

Deep Green - Green Plant Phylogeny Research Coordination Group
United States

Group working to facilitate or initiate interaction between distinct research groups that have independent foci yet entail some aspect of green plant phylogeny or systematics.


A basic guide to algae including marine, freshwater and land species.

Golden Algae
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this large group of unicellular flagellate algae, the Chrysophytes, found mostly in fresh water.