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Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

Price Visit to Beaufort Includes a Sea Tour and Lessons in Marine Biology - Duke Today


Duke Today
Duke President Vincent Price and his wife, Annette, made their first visit to the Duke Marine Lab this past weekend and met with Duke faculty and students to get a close look at marine research on the coast. The Prices also met with local officials and ...

The critically endangered giant sea bass is making an encouraging but fragile comeback off Southern California - Herald-Mail Media


Herald-Mail Media
With more than 1 million dives logged annually in California, makers of the website hope it will help with the recovery of the species by identifying their spawning grounds, calculating how far they move, determining whether they inhabit protected ...

Red Sea Urchin

San Francisco - United States

Information from Wikipedia on this species, Strongylocentrotus franciscanus, including its description, feeding habits, behavior and reproduction.

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Sea Urchin Embryology
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Glossary and illustration of the path of development, as resource to high schools, provided by Stanford University, California.

Sea Urchin Embryo
United States

A page from the Laboratory of Embryonic Gene Expression, included here for three beautiful photographs.

Sea Urchin Embryology
United States

Laboratory modules using sea urchin eggs to explore fertilization and development.

Sea Urchin Embryology
United States

Drama of fertilization and development is explored by laboratory modules using sea urchin eggs.

Sea Urchin Embryology Tutorial
United States

Examines the fertilization, cleavage, gastrulation, and patterning processes.

Enchanted Learning: Sea Urchin
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Sea urchin coloring page printout. Designed to teach kids about the spiny, hard-shelled animal that lives on the rocky seafloor, from shallow waters to great depths.

Sea Urchin: A Stinging but Amazing Animal
United States

Article by Jean-Marie Cavanihac on these animals with many photographs of their development.

The Sea Urchin: Special Interactive Poster
United States

Offers a closer look at some of the insights gained into cell biology, developmental biology, and gene regulation from the study of the sea urchin. From Science Magazine.

Special Online Collection: The Sea Urchin Genome
United States

Science Magazine describes the sequencing of the genome of the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus and initial insights obtained from the sequence.

Calcareous Flowers: Tests and Cross-sections of Sea Urchin Spines.
United States

Photographic study by Richard Howey with some fine photographs of the intricate beauty of these structures.