Biology News
Pieter Dorrestein Recognized by Pharmacology Society - Newswise (press release)


Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Pieter Dorrestein, PhD, has been selected to receive the 2015 John Jacob Abel Award in Pharmacology by the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET). Dorrestein is a professor of pharmacology, chemistry ...

Why Bill Nye Calls Evolution 'Undeniable' and Creationism 'Inane' - National Geographic


National Geographic
With a jaunty bow tie and boyish enthusiasm, Bill Nye the Science Guy has spent decades decoding scientific topics, from germs to volcanoes, for television audiences. Last February, the former engineer defended the theory of evolution in a televised ...

Ontario will now assess transgender inmates based on identity, not anatomy - National Post


National Post
In what's being called the most comprehensive policy of its kind in Canada, inmates in Ontario will be assessed and housed based on their gender identity — not their anatomy. Under the new policy, inmates will be placed in facilities that take into ...

National Audubon Society

New York - United States

Protecting birds and their habitat through conservation and monitoring, both at home and through a national network of nature centers, important bird areas and local chapters.

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National Audubon Society's Endangered Species Campaign
United States

Advocates the enforcement of the Endangered Species Act, as well as changes to the ESA that facilitate the recovery of endangered and threatened animal and plant species.

United States

Conservation priority status, threats, and distribution map.

Audubon Society of New Hampshire
United States

Nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of wildlife and habitat throughout the state. Birding information, research reports, program and field trip schedule, directory of centers and sanctuaries, local chapters, and membership form.

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary - Massachusetts Audubon Society
United States

Protected woodlands and wetlands on Cape Cod. Information includes history, nature center, events, and employment.

National Society for Histotechnology
United States

Incorporated in 1974 for the purpose of advancing professional growth, standards, knowledge and performance of histotechnology through continuing and formal education programs.

National Chrysanthemum Society
United States

Includes information about the annual convention and show.

National Cockatiel Society
United States

Dedicated to providing information on the proper care, handling, maintenance and breeding of cockatiels.

National Opossum Society
United States

Welcomes you to the world of the Virginia Opossum.

National Gerbil Society - U.K.
United Kingdom
National Capital Dahlia Society
Germany

Promotes growing dahlias with an emphasis upon growers in the metro D.C. area. Includes calendar, member resources, and information on the Mid-Atlantic Trial Garden.