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An Insane Paper Tests The Limits of Science by Claiming Octopuses Came From Space - ScienceAlert

A total of 33 names are listed as authors on this review, which was published by Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology. The journal is peer reviewed and fairly well cited. So it's not exactly small, or a niche pay-for-publish source. Science ...

Madison names top 10 seniors - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
She plans to attend Maine Maritime Academy to study marine biology then onward to veterinary school. Emily Lin is the daughter of You and Bi Lin, of Madison. She plans to attend New York University to study mechanical engineering. Regan Mantor is the ...

Animal flatulence lifts Virginia Tech researcher's book to NYT bestselling list - Roanoke Times

Roanoke Times
Caruso's co-author Rabaiotti, a zoology doctoral candidate at the London Zoology Society, was posed a question by her younger brother. He wanted to know if snakes farted, so she turned to Twitter, where she asked an expert. Caruso saw the tweet, and in ...

List of Bacterial Names with Standing in Nomenclature

Toulouse - France

Alphabetically and chronologically arranged lists of taxa, with additional information on bacterial taxonomy.

Bacterial Nomenclature

A place to find out the most current name for a bacterium.

Great Ape Standing and Personhood (GRASP)
United States

Aims to gain support for creating new legal rights and protection for the non-human great apes.

Carbohydrate Nomenclature
United Kingdom

Detail guidelines about nomenclature of carbohydrates.

United States

Etymologies, puns and funny sounds and wordplay in taxonomy.

Enzyme Nomenclature Database

Repository information by class, description, chemical compound, and cofactor.

Bacterial Identification

Service for the identification of bacteria and fungi sequences by sequence alignment.

Bacterial Motility
United States

Information on how bacteria move, with several videos from the Microbiology Video Library.

Bacterial Photosynthesis
United States

Information on autotrophic bacteria that use only inorganic nutrients, and heterotrophic bacteria that require an organic source of carbon, with videos from the Microbiology Video Library.

Bacterial Pictures

Provides images of the causative agents of Anthrax, Yersinia and several generalised bacterial cells including the walls of gram positive and gram negative cells.

Tetracycline and MLS Antibiotic Nomenclature
United States

Latest information on the Tetracycline and Macrolide-Lincosamide-Streptogramin (MLS) antibiotic resistance genes and their structure.