Biology News
Increased expertise, more holistic overview of flora and fauna for NParks - The Straits Times


The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - The transfer of animal-related functions from the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) to the National Parks Board (NParks) aims to create a more holistic understanding of flora and fauna and better manage human-animal ...

'Amazing Dragon' Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs' Evolution - New York Times


New York Times
A farmer in China stumbled upon some fossils more than a decade ago, which led to an excavation, which led to a realization: It's time to rethink the evolutionary history of some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever walked the earth. In a study published ...
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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 ...

Sea Urchin: A Stinging but Amazing Animal

Sunnyvale - United States

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

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

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

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

Enchanted Learning: Sea Urchin
United States

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.

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.