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Plants are not conscious, whether you can 'sedate' them or not - Massive

In a 2006 article in the journal Trends in Plant Sciences, they and other colleagues announced a new field of inquiry called “plant neurobiology.” That article was controversial, prompting a sharply written rebuttal by 36 renowned plant biologists, who ...

Can behavioral science help make stories and reporting more complete? - Poynter (blog)

Poynter (blog)
At the Dart Center, we're already using science to inform best practice in the field by purposefully incorporating what we know about both the neurobiology of trauma to improve reporting on violence, conflict, and tragedy. A bright-spot example of this ...

An enzyme's evolution from changing electric fields and resisting antibiotics - Science Daily

Science Daily
The team of researchers at the Boxer Lab is using an existing technique called the vibrational Stark effect (VSE) in a novel way to measure a molecule's electric field when the enzyme and molecule are attached at different times during the enzyme's ...

Organization of Biological Field Stations

Albuquerque - United States

Includes more than 200 field stations and professionals concerned with field facilities for biological research and education, primarily in North America and Central America. Provides information about the LTER network, links member stations

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Tropical Field Stations in Belize
United States

Learn about Belize's coral reef, mangroves, geology, ornithology, mammology, entomology, botany, river ecology, barrier beaches. Field study options for individuals or groups.

Dragonflies of the Family Aeshnidae in British Columbia: Biological Notes and Field Key

Profiles the 14 species of the family Aeshnidae, the Darners, that are found in British Columbia. [PDF]

Beta Amyloid Organization
United States

Provides current research news and research publications on beta amyloid for the use of Alzheimer researchers.

Marine Research Organization
United States

Includes information on a Danish research project about whitebeaked dolphins in the North Sea.

Biotechnology Industry Organization
United States

Represents biotechnology companies, academic institutions and state biotechnology centers.

Gopher Tortoise Organization
United States

Conservation and management of the Gopher Tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) and their habitat.

Organization for Bat Conservation
United States

Dedicated to protecting all bats through education, conservation, rescue, and ecological research. Find resources for kids, teachers, and activists, or learn about about bat houses, rabies issues, or how to adopt a bat.

International Organization for Plant Information

Manages a series of cooperative international projects that aim to create plant taxonomic information databases; also includes useful general botanical links - commissioned by the International Union of Biological Sciences.

Organization of Teratology Information Services

OTIS provides fact sheets on a number of different hazards, and links to medical providers in the U.S. and Canada who provide free counseling for prospective parents and medical providers.


ZPO operates Dusit Zoo, Khao Kheow Open Zoo, Chiang Mai Zoo, Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo and Songkhla. Visitor information and maps of the zoos, animal photos and descriptions, educational program summary, news and events, and conservation information.