Biology News
National Beekeeping Centre Wales, Conwy: 'Connect kids with ecology – because the bees need us' – review - The Guardian

The Guardian
This low-key and friendly visitor centre is a champion for Welsh honeybees, which are increasingly under threat from climate change and loss of wild flower meadows. It raises visitors' awareness of environmental issues and illustrates the 4,000-year ...

Pharmacology Researchers Seek Solutions to Opioid Epidemic - UANews (press release)

UANews (press release)
Researchers with the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson have received grants totaling $1.3 million from the Arizona Biomedical Research Commission, in support of their efforts to develop non-addictive ...

Upton issues withering response to Bayside's cash call - Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph
Bayside Council is seeking the sum after local authority bosses claim they were left in financial strife following the merger with the corrupt former Botany council. Earlier this year Bayside Mayor Bill Saravinovski estimated the cost to ratepayers as ...

Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues

Washington, DC - United States

The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues advises the President on bioethical issues that may emerge from advances in biomedicine and related areas of science and technology. The Commission works with the goal of identifying and promoting policies and practices that ensure scientific research, health care delivery, and technological innovation are conducted in an ethically responsible manner.

Stanford Presidential Lectures: Stephen Jay Gould
United States

Provides an overview of the American scientist's life and thought. Includes a bibliography and quotes.

Cryonics: The Issues
United States

An introduction by Canadian Ben Best, 8 printed pages.

Biological Stain Commission
United States

Quality control organization for biological dyes and stains. Publications, services, histology links, and protocols are provided.

Marine Mammal Commission
United States

Independent agency of the U.S. Government, established under Marine Mammal Protection Act (1972). Focuses on protection and conservation of marine mammals.

Parismina Turtle Commission
United States

Information about the nesting sea turtles on the Caribbean beach of Parismina, Costa Rica.

Pacific Salmon Commission

Formed by the governments of Canada and the United States to implement the Pacific Salmon Treaty.

Issues in Science and Technology
United States

An online journal for discussion of public policy related to the interactions of science, engineering, and medicine with society - from the National Academy of Sciences.

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature
United Kingdom

Responsible for providing and regulating the system that ensures every animal has a unique and universally accepted scientific name.

National Bioethics Advisory Commission
United States

Advises on bioethical issues arising from research on human biology and behavior, and the application, including the clinical applications, of that research.

International Pacific Halibut Commission
United States

Established in 1923 by the governments of Canada and the U.S. to study and preserve the stocks of Pacific halibut within the territorial waters of both nations.