Biology News
'Shark Lady' Eugenie Clark, Famed Marine Biologist, Has Died - National Geographic


National Geographic
Eugenie Clark, an American marine biologist who fell in love with sharks as a child with her nose pressed against an aquarium tank—and whose research on the much maligned species earned her the nickname "Shark Lady"—died Wednesday morning in ...
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New York Times
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Protecting Biodiversity, One Pool of Water at a Time - Pacific Standard


Pacific Standard
It's no surprise then that scientists are thinking about ways to preserve biodiversity. Some of those protection efforts have focused on areas tens or hundreds of thousands of square miles in size, but a new study suggests a different approach ...

New Biotechnology Center Targets Cancer, Viruses, Plant Genetics - Newswise (press release)


Newswise (press release)
BioSNTR brings together plant and animal scientists, biochemists and biomedical engineers from six state universities, three tribal colleges and three private colleges along with medical researchers from Avera Research Institute and Sanford Research.

Pacific Shark Research Center (PSRC)

Moss Landing - United States

Conducts both basic and applied scientific research on the biology of Pacific Ocean chondrichthyans and serves as the west coast branch of the National Shark Research Consortium.

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University of Hawaii - Pacific Biomedical Research Center
United States

PBRC is the third largest research institute at the University of Hawaii. Offers mission statement, faculty research interests, programs, facilities, minority training, news, and staff-only areas.

Center For Shark Research
United States

An international center for research, scientific collaboration, consulting, education, and public information on sharks and their relatives, the skates and rays. The CSR research mission includes basic and applied studies of all aspects of shark biology, from anatomy and physiology to ecology and fisheries science.

Pacific Angel Shark
United States

Biological profile of Squatina californica with photographs and information on its taxonomy, distribution, distinctive features, reproduction, interaction with humans and status.

Pacific Coast Shark Attack Statistics
United States

Shark Research Committee examines reports of shark attacks on humans along the Pacific Coast of North America.

Pacific Southwest Research Station Marbled Murrelet Research Projects
United States

About US Forest Service investigations on the effects of habitat change on the marbled murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus).

North Pacific Universities Marine Mammal Research Consortium
Canada

Conducts research on the relation between fisheries and marine mammals.

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center: Wind Power-Related Research Project
United States

Get information about the adverse effects that wind power has on wildlife. USGS Patuxtent Wildlife Research Center site includes photos and links.

Center for Genome Research - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/MIT
United States

Information on map and sequence releases, software, and people at the Genome Center.

Center for Cancer Research: Tissue Array Research Program
United States

The TARP Lab's objectives include development and distribution of multitumor tissue microarray slides and related technologies to cancer research investigators.

Shark Research Committee
United States

Research of North America's Pacific Coast sharks, including White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) diet, distribution, behavior, encounters, and attacks.