Biology News
NASA's Viking data lives on, inspires 40 years later - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
In the early 2000s, Williams received a call from Joseph Miller, associate professor of cell and neurobiology at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles requesting data from the Viking biology experiments. But all that was left of the data ...

SCSU coastal and marine program to study dramatic decline in Long Island Sound's 'seaweed' - New Haven Register

New Haven Register
Professor Sean Grace, co-director of Southern Connecticut State University's Werth Center for Coastal and Marine Studies with a photograph of a kelp species, Saccharina latissima, which is found in Long Island Sound and coastal waters north of the Sound.

Celebrating the biodiversity of our coast - Southern Star Newspaper

Southern Star Newspaper
The Wildlife Festival and Bio Blitz were initiated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre, with local input from Bere Island Projects Group (BIPG). John Walsh, Co-coordinator of BIPG said, 'it was a great week on Bere Island, we've seen an increase ...

Scorpions of Southern Africa

Maidenhead - United Kingdom

Information about scorpions in Africa south of the Zambezi River.

New Insect Order Found in Southern Africa
United States

Description and image of an insect discovered in Namibia that resembles a cross between a stick insect, a mantid, and a grasshopper.

South Africa

The Society was founded as the Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa (EMSSA) in 1962 and became a formal member of IFSEM (the International Federation of Societies for Electron Microscopy) in 1966. The primary objectives of the Society are bullet to further microscopy in the broadest sense in all branches of science bullet to facilitate communication and co-operation between microscopists and with other scientists bullet to ac

European Southern Observatory: Hunting Mirages in the Southern Sky

Discusses the pursuit of cosmic mirages.


The characteristics of these creatures, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with illustrations.

United States

Description and biology of scorpions from Desert USA.

South Africa

Photographs and general information including classification, habits and behavior and reproduction.

European Scorpions
United Kingdom

Information and images of scorpions found in the UK and the continent.

Pseudoscorpionidae: False Scorpions

An introduction with illustrations of Synsphyronus niger and Synsphyronus absitus.

Larval Orientation in Scorpions
United States

Warren Savary's technical article about the way scorpion moms carry their babies.

United States

Scorpions are among the most feared animals. Luis F. de Armas explains some of the misconceptions about them and provides some interesting records and data.