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Biology Student Links Clean Air Act to Red Spruce Recovery in Appalachia - Newswise (press release)


Newswise (press release)
After a 50-year period of declining growth of the tree species prior to the Clean Air Act, a new study by Justin Mathias, a biology Ph.D. candidate, and Richard Thomas, chair and professor in the Department of Biology, found that declining air ...

Marine Biology Club Becomes Marine Conservation Society - Chargerbulletin


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The Marine Conservation Society, formerly the Marine Biology Club founded in 2009, made its debut with a new name, logo, and mission statement this week. Kyle DeGennaro, a senior marine biology major and president of the Marine Conservation Society ...

It's No Illusion: Field Biology Is Just Like Arrested Development - Earther


Earther
You may not think that Arrested Development—the internet-favorite show about a family of incompetent SoCal real estate developers—has much of anything to do with field biology. But Twitter has proven otherwise over the past week. Turns out, a lot of ...

Kimball's Biology Pages: Speciation

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Outlines to role of geographic isolation, ecological opportunity, hybridization, competition, and adaptive radiation in the formation of new species.

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Kimball's Biology Pages
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Online biology text book that allows users to alphabetical browse or search for descriptions and definitions of biological terms and issues.

Kimball's Biology Pages: Apoptosis
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Outlines the mechanisms of cell suicide.

Kimball's Biology Pages: Meiosis
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Outlines the cell division process.

Biology Century: Speciation
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Covers what a species is, modes of speciation, and rates of speciation.

Kimball Genetics
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Genetic testing laboratory specializing in DNA analysis for common genetic disorders. Includes listing of tests available.

Wikipedia: Speciation
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Hyperlinked article about the appearance of a new species of life.

Models of Speciation
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Historical phenomenon that is a fundamental issue in evolutionary biology.

Evolution 101: Speciation
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Allows readers to explore different ways to define a species and learn about the various processes through which speciation can occur.

Observed Instances of Speciation
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FAQ discussing several instances where speciation has been observed.

Species, Speciation, and the Environment
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Article by Niles Eldredge outlining how environment change plays a major role in the evolution of species.