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This Week in History: the Global Biodiversity Crisis - CHEK


CHEK
It's a frightening thought, but according to Henry Choong, Royal BC Museum Curator of Invertebrate Zoology, we are in the midst of a global biodiversity crisis. Species we have documented, and some we do not even know exist, are being lost. And ...

Renowned biologist gives Darwin Day genetics lecture - Stony Brook Statesman


Stony Brook Statesman
Hopi Hoekstra, Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and curator of mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, discussed scientist Charles Darwin, what he knew and what he didn't know at the Earth and Space Sciences Building ...

Safeguarding biodiversity - José Herrera - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Malta is adorned with diverse characteristics when defining our identity, one of which is certainly biodiversity. However, this is often misinterpreted, and many compare Malta's biodiversity to that of continental Europe, where the habitats, species ...

Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research - National University of Singapore

Singapore - Singapore

Specializes in animal collections from the Southeast Asian region.

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Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research and Australian National Herbarium
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Information about the Australian National Botanic Gardens, Australian plants, access to databases on living plants, herbarium specimens and photographs.

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Explores the fundamental theory underlying biodiversity and ecosystem function, and develops frameworks for decisions in environmental and conservation biology.

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Attack statistics, breaking news about sharks, information about Great white and Megamouth sharks, shark attack file, and a commercial shark fishery observer program.

National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore
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Natural History Museum - Biodiversity
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Discusses about biodiversity, its destruction, and problems arising due to it. Also includes the Museum's work which is helping in the study and conservation of biodiversity.

Natural History Museum: Biodiversity
United Kingdom

The term biodiversity describes the variety of life on Earth, from micro-organisms to mighty whales, along with the habitats they depend upon. Discover why the world’s biodiversity is under threat and what will happen to us as biodiversity decreases. Also, find out about the problems that come with trying to measure it, and how the Museum’s work is helping in the study and conservation of biodiversity.

Griffith University: National Centre for Adult Stem Cell Research
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The Centre was established by the Australian Government to investigate the biology of adult stem cells and their application in cell transplantation therapies, disease biology and drug discovery.

University College Worcester (United Kingdom) - National Pollen Research Unit
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Conducts research on aspects of aerobiology, particularly the abundance and dispersal of pollen.