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Molecular cuisine for gut bacteria - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
EMBL performs fundamental research in molecular biology, studying the story of life. We offer services to the scientific community; train the next generation of scientists and strive to integrate the life sciences across Europe. We are international ...
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The Guardian
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (blog)

Global biodiversity 'crisis' to be assessed at major summit - News24

Paris – Earth is enduring a mass species extinction, scientists say – the first since the demise of the dinosaurs and only the sixth in half-a-billion years. The reason? Humanity's voracious consumption, and wanton destruction, of the very gifts of ...

Unique plants, biodiversity among today's trends in gardening - Toronto Star

Toronto Star
Biodiversity will become a bigger focus as we learn more about threats — to the earth's rain forests and to green spaces closer to home. You can mark Mark's words on this: in 20 years there will be as many insect hotels as there are birdhouses in ...

PBS: Life Beyond Earth

Arlington - United States

Companion site to the Timothy Ferris film includes resources for the questions, are we alone and is anybody listening.

Life Through Geologic Time: A Pictorial History of Life on Earth
United States

Provides a pictorial look at the geologic time scale, beginning with the Precambrian through the Holocene.

Earth Life Web
United States

Facts and explanations about insects and birds categorized by groups.

Evolution of Life on the Earth, The
United States

Scientific American article by Stephen Jay Gould.

Palaeos: The Trace of Life on Earth
United States

Dedicated to providing detailed information on the history of life on Earth. Addresses palaeontology, evolution, geochronology, systematics, and ecology.

United States

Advocates knowledge building, conservation, and wise use of biodiversity resources, the driving force in sustaining the Earth's life-supporting systems.

Division on Earth & Life Studies
United States

The National Academy of Sciences is a non-governmental, non-profit organization chartered by the US Congress in 1863 at the request of President Lincoln. The Academy has two missions: to honor the nations top scientists, engineers, and health professionals with membership, and to serve the nation with independent, expert advice. The Division on Earth & Life Studies is one of six subject area divisions that enlist the nation's top experts to resp

Tiny Fossils may be Earth's Oldest Life
United Kingdom

Article from the New Scientist on studies by William Schopf of UCLA of certain ancient Australian rocks using a technique called laser Raman analysis.

Intimate Strangers: Unseen Life on Earth
United States

PBS site offering an introduction to microbes, an integral ingredient in our planet's ecosystem.

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) Division on Earth and Life Sciences
United States

Advancing the life sciences and applying science to analysis and alleviation national problems. Site has information on and reports from NAS boards on Biology, Environmental Studies and Toxicology, and Radiation Effects Research, and the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research.

PBS: Evolution
United States

Online course and guide for teachers plus lessons for students.