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Beloved Texas A&M-University Corpus Christi biology professor, Wes Tunnell, dies - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Corpus Christi Caller-Times
The scientific community is mourning the death of John “Wes” Tunnell, a marine ecologist and biologist, historian, author and early orchestrator of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Tunnell ...

New scholarship open to marine biology, environmental students - The Guam Daily Post

The Guam Daily Post
Students pursuing a career in marine biology or environmental science can apply for the More Like Jimmy Scholarship, which will award up to $4,000 per year, per student. An anonymous donor has pledged to award up to $10,000 in total awards each year, ...

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Origami-inspired device helps marine biologists study octopuses and jellyfish - Science Daily

Science Daily
Scientists have tried to find the safest and most effective ways to explore marine life in the oceanic water, the largest and least explored environment on Earth, for years. Each time, they were faced with the same challenge: How to capture delicate or ...
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Selenium cysteine and epileptic seizures -
In 1822, the French Egyptologist Jean-François Champollion announced the complete deciphering of the hieroglyphs carved around 200 bc into a block of granodiorite, the so-called Rosetta stone. This was an impressive intellectual achievement, as it ...

Microbiology - Protistology

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Introduction to the Ciliata
United States

A brief description of the ciliate protozoans.

Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa
United Kingdom

Maintains a collection of over 2000 strains of algae and protozoa.

The Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology Home Page
United States

The Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology publishes original research on protists, including lower algae and fungi. Articles are published covering all ...

British Section Society of Protozoologists
United Kingdom

Promotes the study, teaching and dissemination of all aspects of protozoology; provides a forum for the presentation and discussion of ...

British Society of Protist Biology
United Kingdom

Provides information on the Society, its meetings, news, newsletter and membership.

A Drop of Life
United States

Beautiful photomicrography highlights a short natural history of 10 different species of 'Proctoctista' organisms. Other galleries show different groups of ...

Volvox: a beautiful microscopic life-form
United States

Stunning photographs and video clips, and a description of Volvox, can be seen in this article by Maurice Smith and ...

Society of Protistologists
United States

International association of scientists devoted to research on single-celled eukaryotes or protists. Provides information on membership, meetings and the publication, ...

Skovgaard, Alf

Personal site on research in ecology of marine protists (dinoflagellates) including protistan parasites in planktonic copepods.

Sarcodina: Chaos (Pelomyxa) Carolinensis
United States

An article about observing this large amoeba.

Protozoan Parasites
United States

Images of the water-borne parasites Cryptosporidium parvum, Entamoeba histolytica, and Giardia lamblia.

Protozoan Houses
United States

Shells, tests, gelatinous envelopes and other protozoan body coverings are discussed in this article from Micscape.


Home page for the professional journal, Protist.

Lacrymaria olor: Tear of a Swan
United States

Article about this fascinating protozoan from Micscape magazine, with a movie of Lacrymaria olor in action.

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