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The conflict between males and females could replace the evolution of new species - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
New research from the UK has shown that exactly the same mechanism of evolution that creates new species also operates within the same species when males and females compete for the ecological resources available in different habitats, such as bushy ...

'Lab rats of molecular biology' find home on campus - Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle
Fruit flies in your kitchen are an annoyance, but fruit flies in a research lab play a vital role in advancing our understanding of biology. Some scientists refer to the fruit fly species Drosophila melanogaster as the lab rat of molecular biology ...

'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 ...

Scientists for Species

Toronto - Canada

Created to organize and promote lobbying from the scientific community for improvements to Canada's Species at Risk Act.

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Report on research involving introduction of DNA from embryonic stem cells, surviving in egg genome from 11 women, for three to five days, the country's first patient specific cells. Publication due in Reproductive and BioMedicine Online from Newcastle University.

DNA Testing: An Introduction for Non-Scientists
United States

Offers an illustrated and simplified explanation of DNA testing for those who may have limited backgrounds in biological science.

Australian Society of Plant Scientists
Australia

The ASPS promotes Plant Science in Australia, and provides professional contact within our community of teachers and researchers in plant physiology.

Alpha - Scientists in Reproductive Medicine
United States

A non-profit organization offering a forum for clinical embryology, listing conferences, membership details, contacts for officers and international representatives, and link to professional societies.

Scientists Track Giant Sunfish by Satellite
United States

The world's largest bony fish looks like a massive swimming head and is extremely gentle and curious.

Southern African Institute of Ecologists and Environmental Scientists
South Africa

Information about activities, membership, ethics, certification.

International Society for Collaborating Scientists in Personalized Medicine
Czech Republic

ISCSPM is a genetic based professional scientific society founded by Prof. Isidro T. Savillo. Explains the aims of the society and invites scientists and researchers to join.

Scientists Use Satellites And Museum Collections To Locate Lizards In Madagascar
United States

Chameleons weren't able to hide from NASA, which helped researchers discover seven previously unknown species in Madagascar off the eastern coast of Africa.

UW-Madison Scientists Guide Human Skin Cells to Embryonic State
United States

Introduction to report by Yu and Thomson on developing eight undifferentiated pluripotent stem cell lines, using OCT4, SOX2, NANOG, and LIN28 to reprogram adult somatic fibroblasts. Includes links to related media coverage.

United States

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