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Fossil Bat Stories, Part 1 - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
I'm sure I've said on several occasions that there are vast tetrapod groups that I've simply never covered in any depth at Tet Zoo – this, after 12 years of operation. It's a disgrace. There are quite a few really good books on bats. There are quite a ...

Programming a DNA Clock - Scientific American


Scientific American
Nature is a master at constructing biological machines and circuits, including the ones that maintain the body's internal clock, copy genes or help cells move. Now human engineers are learning to design and synthesize novel biochemical devices such as ...

Annihilation Is Flawed, But Unforgettably Mind-Bending - Vulture


Vulture
(It's also a studio-suit move to cast Portman and Leigh in films that were written, however non-centrally to the plot, as Asian and Native women respectively.) Garland is telling the story through visuals, and through a cell biology thread most ...

Native American Ethnobotany

Dearborn, Michigan - United States

A Database of Foods, Drugs, Dyes and Fibers of Native American Peoples, Derived from Plants.

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Native American Herbal, Plant Knowledge
United States

Describes healing plants used by northern Plains Indians, including photos. Also contains links to databases, books, and teacher resources.

Y Chromosomes Point to Native American Adam
United States

An article based on Y-DNA studies suggests that all Native Americans can be traced back to a male founder who lived 20,000 years ago.

Native North American Grapes and Wines
United States

Descriptions of several species.

The North American Native Fishes Association
United States

Group's goal is to bring together professional and amateur aquarists, educators, students, anglers, fish and wildlife officials, and researchers in conservation efforts of the inhabitants of lakes and streams.

North American Native Plant Society (NANPS)
United States

Celebrating the unique botanical heritage of North America through the study, conservation, cultivation, and restoration of native plants.

North American Native Fishes Association (NANFA)
United States

Brings together professional and amateur aquarists, educators, students, anglers, fish and wildlife officials, and researchers.

Ethnobotany
United States

From Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado. Includes definition of the science, projects, special events and database of plants of the southwest region of the United States.

Wikipedia - Ethnobotany
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this branch of botany that studies the relationships that exist between people and plants.

Ethnobotany Bibliography
United Kingdom

A suggested introductory reading list from the Centre for Economic Botany, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London.

United States

Houses collections of domesticated plants from around the world as well as specimens recovered from archaeological sites. Laboratory reports available for download in Adobe .pdf format, sorted by report number or locale.