Biology News
Move Over, Telomeres: There's Another Cell Part That Might Predict Lifespan - Inverse


Inverse
But for better or for worse, scientists have discovered a part of human cells that is tightly linked to the aging process, and it may very well be able to tell us how long a cell will live. By extension, as the researchers write in a new Cell Biology ...
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Dems demand release of 'nightmare' toxicology study - E&E News


E&E News
Congressional Democrats yesterday expressed outrage that the Department of Health and Human Services still hasn't published a toxicology study that a White House official earlier this year described as a "potential public relations nightmare.".
Washington Post
Politico

Delightful papercraft flora and fauna - Boing Boing


Boing Boing
UK-based artist Lisa Lloyd has been getting lots of well-deserved notice for her intricate papercraft animals, birds, food, and other earthly delights. Originally an animator, she moved to papercraft later. Via her site: I find the greatest inspiration ...

Official William Beebe Web Site

United States

Highlights the work and accomplishments of the American naturalist, ornithologist, and deep sea explorer.

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William Beebe: Going Deeper
United States

Describes his work with fellow naturalist Theodore Roosevelt and engineer Otis Barton.

William Beebe: Half Mile Down, 1934
United States

Account of his record breaking dive in the bathysphere with Otis Barton, and the deep sea creatures they encountered.

Florida Panther Net - Official Education Site
United States

Official education site for the endangered subspecies of cougar known as the Florida Panther.

Caecilians Web Site
United States

Articles, photos, FAQs, message board, and taxonomy for the legless amphibians.

Companion Web Site
United States

Accompanies the third edition of Biochemistry by Mathews, van Holde, and Ahern. Includes chapter by chapter guidelines to supplement the book, with figures, text, and cross-referenced subjects.

Mycologue Publications web site
Canada

A tour of The Fifth Kingdom, with about 800 pictures of fungi and related topics. A listing of mycological publications available from Mycologue.

Canadian Biodiversity Web Site
Canada

Includes theory, patterns, ecological zones, species distributions, conservation issues, and legislation in Canada. Presented by The Redpath Museum of McGill University.

Hobo Spider Web Site, The
United States

Dedicated to the dissemination of knowledge regarding the Hobo Spider (Tegenaria agrestis), Hobo Spider poisoning, and other biting or stinging organisms capable of causing significant reactions in humans.

The Mount's Cicada Web Site
United States

Find facts and maps for the 2008 emergence of Brood XIV periodical cicadas. College of Mount St. Joseph offers information for the eastern Hamilton, Clermont, and Brown counties of Ohio where Brood XIV will be emerging.

United Kingdom

Includes photos of all colors of Smoke Persians, directory of breeders, mailing list, and other resources.