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The Rise and Fall of a Shrimp Biologist - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
Yes, I am a marine biologist. But, before you get all doe-eyed, thinking about swimming with dolphins, or saving the whales, I need to explain that there are two very different kinds of marine biologists in the world, one kind triumphantly leaps off of ...

The Strange Case of the Minnesota Iceman - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
The modern-day corpse of a human-like hominid, preserved in a block of ice, encountered by researchers in the 1960s, you say? Surely the zoological discovery of the century! By Darren Naish on January 2, 2017; 11. Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter.

Janssen Immunology — Science & Market Drivers - Life Science Leader Magazine


Life Science Leader Magazine
From discovery through development, commercial savviness teams up with scientific progress in this J&J business unit. The name Janssen lives on in the pharmaceutical organizations of Johnson & Johnson, carrying the meaning its founder, Dr. Paul Janssen ...

The Mathematics of Evolution: Q&A with Biologist Marcus Feldman - Scientific American


Scientific American
The modern synthesis developed in the 1930s and 1940s and basically had finished by the 1950s. At that time, little was known about the molecular biology of development — how what's going on in the development process itself influences what can happen ...

Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology Publishes First Five Replication Studies Conducted By Science Exchange - PR Newswire (press release)


PR Newswire (press release)
PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Exchange, the leading marketplace for scientific research, is excited to announce that the first five replication studies from the Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology (RP:CB) have been ...

Muslim Students in Germany Do Not Believe in Evolution - Sputnik International


Sputnik International
“People who do not understand the processes of evolution cannot promote any modern picture of people and the world,” he said. Whence this loss of faith in science? Dittmar Graf blamed this denial of scientific knowledge on the process of socialization ...

Med Beat: NIH authority on alcohol addiction to speak at VTC - Roanoke Times (blog)


Roanoke Times (blog)
Koob has earned numerous awards for his research into the neurobiology of addiction and recently received the French government's insignia Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honor) for developing scientific collaborations between ...

Scientific Names

ScientificName.net
United Kingdom

Searchable database providing scientific names for many plants and animals.

Birds of the World
United States

List of current valid scientific avian names subdivided by order and family, based on the Sibley and Monroe and AOU ...

Desert Bats
United States

Includes color photos, scientific names, common names, description, behavior, range, habitats, and life cycle.

Sorting Phaseolus Names
Australia

scientific and common names of many bean species in several world languages.

Names of North American Amphibians and Reptiles
United States

Translations of scientific names, list of description citations and data of persons honored in the nomenclature.

LepIndex - Global Lepidoptera Names Index
United Kingdom

An online, updated version of The Natural History Museum's card index archive to the scientific names of the living and ...

Kid Territory: Why Do Animals Have Scientific Names?
United States

Learn all about the meanings, origins, and purpose of scientific animal names with a kid territory article from the San ...

Multilingual Bird Search
Denmark

Translates world bird names between several languages, including scientific names. Includes photo gallery.

Bow Wow Meow
Australia

Offers a pet names database that gives you the meaning and popularity of the name.

Australian Insects Common Names
Australia

List of standard common and scientific names with distribution maps, images, and notes.

OvernightPetTags.com: Popular Dog Names
Canada

Features a list of the most popular pet names for both male and female dogs, based on the site's statistics ...

Pet Names Directory
United States

Lists male, female, non-gender specific, and reader-submitted names.

Dog Names
United States

Searchable database and list of over 6,000 popular names with meanings including categories such as female, male, and German dog ...

A Zillion Names to Name Your Dog
United States

Single, registered, matching, double, and triple dog names. Submit your own ideas.

M.M.P.N.D. - Sorting Mangifera names
Australia

Lists the better known species, together with alternative botanic names, and common names in a number of different languages.

NewPet.com Pick-a-Name
United States
Australian Insects Common Names
Australia

Online taxonomy database, based on the CSIRO Handbook of Australian Insect names, featuring common and scientific nomenclature, distribution maps, and ...

DesertUSA: Cicadas
United States

Description, life cycle, and behavior of cicadas found throughout the Mojave, Great Basin, Chihuahuan, and Sonoran deserts.

Dog Pet Names and Meanings
United States

Got a dog or puppy still waiting to be named? Find male and female dog names and their meanings.

Scorpions
United States

Description and biology of scorpions from Desert USA.

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