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Pobjoy Mint Honors Yellow Tree Frog on Latest Titanium Coin from Fiji - CoinWeek


CoinWeek
It has proved difficult for the Pobjoy Mint to decide which animal to showcase on 2018's titanium coin for Fiji, as the Islands have such a beautiful and diverse selection of flora and fauna. We came to the conclusion that the Yellow Tree frog captures ...

Plant Ecology Internships - SustainableBusiness.com


SustainableBusiness.com
The Station is dedicated to long-term ecological research, part of the global effort to understand, interpret and preserve the world's natural heritage. Staff, visiting investigators, and students conduct research primarily focused on the organisms and ...

Protecting Thailand's flora and fauna - The Nation


The Nation
Phi Phi Islands and Maya Bay remain open as Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) begins its annual cycle of temporary closure of national parks next month, which allows for natural rejuvenation during almost ...

Natural Selection in a Bottle

Tallahassee - United States

Studies selection on the norm of reaction of age at first reproduction in a laboratory population of Drosophila melanogaster.

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Hyperlinked article about the primary mechanism within the scientific theory of evolution.

In Our Time: Lamarck and Natural Selection
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BBC Radio 4 discussion of Lamark's important contribution to the development of evolutionary theory.

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Evolution Library: Adaptation and Natural Selection
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Bottle-nosed Dolphin: Tursiops truncates
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Research project by Samantha Schemberger on this species, including its classification, habitat, adaptations, nutrition, reproduction and interactions with humans.

Sexual Selection
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Female birds of some species tend to choose as mates those males holding the most desirable territories, but there is little evidence that females preferentially select males with different degrees of ornamentation.