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Evolution In A Descriptive Model, Not Prescriptive One - Patheos (blog)


Patheos (blog)
Biological evolution is a remarkably cruel process. Evolution selects against the least fit among an environment's populations and species over time. By selecting against the unfit, it kills the infant and disabled animals in the herd, and species that ...

'Photo Ark' a quest to document global biodiversity: Q&A with photographer Joel Sartore and director Chun-Wei Yi - Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com
The goal is to show what biodiversity looks like at this point in time. We're nearing 8,000 species photographed now, by the way. You also photographed one of the rarest species of rhinoceros in the world, the northern white rhino, in the Czech ...

Biodiversity loss raises risk of 'extinction cascades' - Science Daily


Science Daily
With extinction rates at their highest levels ever and numerous species under threat due to human activity, the findings are a further warning about the consequences of eroding biodiversity. "Interactions between species are important for ecosystem (a ...

Ring Species and Clinal Variation: Nature's Way of Making New Species

Bellevue - United States

Links to reports, articles, and books dedication to the subject of speciation.

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Nature's Secrets: What is the Most Common Species in Southwest Florida?
United States

A newspaper article about tardigrades from the Herald Tribune of Southwest Florida.

Hippeastrum Species and Species Hybrids
United States

Information on this genus and photographs of a great many species from the International Bulb Society.

Between the Species
United States

Electronic journal for the study of philosophy and animals.

Origin of the Species
United Kingdom

Despite being published before the discovery of DNA, Darwin's 1859 classic remains a robust description of evolution by natural selection.

Mantella species
Italy

Photo and basic factsheet.

Andrena Species
United States

Photographs of the individual species, many mounted.

Bombus Species
United States

Photographs of many different species, all on flowers.

Cat Species
United States

Taxonomic information from the Feline Conservation Center.

A New Species of Coelacanth
France

Laurent Pouyaud et al. present the results of their genetic research of the Comorean and Indonesian populations. English abstract and abridged version, complete article in French.

Australopithecus Species
United States

Short description of the Australopithecus species at The Evolution of Man website.