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Our lives have been changed by technology, but our physiology has not - KUOW News and Information

KUOW News and Information
How do old parenting dilemmas adapt to new technologies? Parents: when you're raising kids in the technological age, how much wiggle room with screen time do you give them? How has your own tech use changed in response to what you want them to be ...

Four Questions: How Ecologists Transform Research Into Change ... - UANews (press release)

UANews (press release)
When ecologists publish their research findings in peer-reviewed journals, they often are banking on the idea that people who should have this information will find and read it on their own. Sometimes that's true, as in the case of their scientist ...

USP's Marine Collection registered with Global Biodiversity Information Facility - The Jet Newspaper

The Jet Newspaper
The Marine Collection Unit of The University of the South Pacific's (USP) School of Marine Studies (SMS) has been officially registered with the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), an open-data platform which provides biodiversity data on ...

Isopod, Pillbug, Sow Bug Information

Tucson - United States

Gives identifying features and interesting behaviors of sow bugs.

Sow Bugs
United States

The problems of sow bug control are discussed here. Not only using pesticide spray but also understanding moisture conditions.

What is an Isopod?
United States

Classification and systematics, anatomy, and evolutionary history.

Sonchus oleraceus (Smooth Sow Thistle)
United States

Photos and information from Wild Plants of Malta by Stephen Mifsud.

Sphaeroma terebrans: Mangrove Boring Isopod
United States

Photograph of this species and information on its taxonomy, description, habitat and distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, ecology and invasive information.

World List of Marine and Freshwater Isopod Crustaceans
United States

Searchable list from the Smithsonian Institution.


Searchable database of four kingdoms: plant, animal, fungi, monera. Search by scientific or common names, English or French.

United States

A fun bacterial identification exercise.

What's That Bug?
United States

Information, user-contributed images, and identification help for insects and relatives of North America.

What's That Bug?
United States

Advice site that identifies household insects by answering user letters. Offers suggestions on how to live with, or rid the home of bugs.

Bug Identification
United States

An online key to insect identification.