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Biology of East Africa - Connect2 OWU


Connect2 OWU
Traveling to Tanzania for a wildlife safari is really a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and to be able to do it having learned the biology makes the experience much more fulfilling. Additionally the financial support of OWU made it possible to do. It's ...

Dinosaurs in the Wild: An Inside View - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
Right now, you can travel back in time 67 million years and see live dinosaurs, pterosaurs and mosasaurs. All you have to do – it's easiest if you live in southern England, sorry everyone else – is travel to the Greenwich Peninsula, London, and visit ...

Flora and fauna of Vadnais Lake - Press Pubs


Press Pubs
Numerous flora and fauna were spotted along the shores of Vadnais Lake in Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park on a June afternoon. The lake is home to wild iris of the Southern Blueflag variety. The flower is one of two irises native to Minnesota.

Microscopy Society of Southern Africa (MSSA)

Gauteng - South Africa

The Society was founded as the Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa (EMSSA) in 1962 and became a formal member of IFSEM (the International Federation of Societies for Electron Microscopy) in 1966.

The primary objectives of the Society are

bullet to further microscopy in the broadest sense in all branches of science
bullet to facilitate communication and co-operation between microscopists and with other scientists
bullet to act as a liaison between members of the Society and the IFSEM
bullet to provide an interface between research, education, government and the public

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Description and image of an insect discovered in Namibia that resembles a cross between a stick insect, a mantid, and a grasshopper.

Microscopy Society of America (MSA)
United States

The Microscopy Society of America (MSA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the knowledge of the science and practice of all microscopical imaging, analysis and diffraction techniques useful for elucidating the ultrastructure and function of materials in diverse areas of biological, materials, medical and physical sciences.

Botanical Society Of South Africa (BotSoc)
South Africa

The Botanical Society of South Africa (BotSoc) was established in 1913, the same year the now world famous Kirstenbosch Garden was started. The land for the garden, which was left to the nation by Cecil John Rhodes, was allocated for the development of a botanical garden by the South African government on condition that an appropriate organization from civil society was formed to assist with the venture. The Society has faithfully fulfilled thi

Microscopy/Microscopy Education (MME)
United States

Microscopy/Microscopy Education (MME) was founded in 1981 to provide customized, on-site microscopy courses. The first courses were offered in light microscopy and interferometry. Subsequently, the consortium has grown to include experts in nearly all areas of microscopy and related imaging. From conventional fluorescence and polarized light to electron microscopy and its related analytical techniques (EDS, WDX) to the most progressive atomic f

Southern Lepidopterists' Society
United States

Promotes species knowledge in the southern United States. Offers news, events and identifications. Based in Florida.

Southern Appalachian Botanical Society
United States

Organization for professional and amateur botanists interested in the flora of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Includes tables of contents for the journal Castanea.

Humane Society of Southern Arizona
United States

Dedicated to the general welfare, sheltering and placement of animals; prevention of cruelty and overpopulation; education concerning humane treatment of animals; and involvement in other animal welfare issues.

Humane Society of Southern Maryland, Inc.
United States

Has no animal shelter facilities. All animals taken in are housed in foster homes and cared for by volunteers.

Southern African Society for Plant Pathology
South Africa

Involved in gathering and disseminating information in southern Africa through publications and seminars.