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Biodiversity Is Life's Safety Net - The Atlantic

The Atlantic
In his book The Diversity of Life (1992), he described biodiversity as an assemblage that “has eaten the storms—folded them into its genes—and created the world that created us. It holds the world steady.” We tend to think of biodiversity as a ...

SIU Gets 115-Pound Black Carp Specimen for Further Study | Illinois ... - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Researchers at Southern Illinois University have received what could be one of the largest black carp used for scientific research.

Local News: Dr. Kohr presents cause of death, toxicology (2/15/18 ... - Greene County Daily World

Greene County Daily World
The forensic pathologist who performed the autopsy on 21-year-old Chase Aliano, who was reportedly killed by a Bloomfield man early last year, discussed the victim's cause of death and toxicology results at the time of his death during the third day of ...

Somewhat Amusing World of Frogs

Dallas - United States

The unusual and the essential.

Family Hylidae (New World Tree Frogs)
United States

Background information from the Animal Diversity Web on the tree frog family.

True Frogs
United States

Photographs and information on several frogs from Southeast Asia in the genus Rana.

Leaf Frogs
United States

Photographs and information on several well camouflaged frogs of the Megophrys genus commonly known as leaf frogs, horned frogs or litter frogs.

Microhylid Frogs
United States

Photographs and information on several frogs from Southeast Asia in this family.

United States

Photographs and information on several frogs in the genus Theloderma from Southeast Asia.

Frogs of Tasmania

A guide to Tasmania's frogs from the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service. Includes sound files of frog calls.

MidWest Frogs
United States

Video clips of frog calls in QuickTime format.
United States

Amphibian Conservation Alliance site with information and resources related to amphibians and amphibian conservation in the USA.

Exploratorium: Frogs
United States

Includes online exhibits like Frog Tracker that lets you listen to the calls of different North American frogs and Disappearing Act, which shows how frogs use camouflage to avoid predators. The site also includes activities and articles.

Frogs for Kids
United States

See pictures of frogs, find out what kinds of frogs live in Minnesota, hear what their calls sound like, print out pages to color, and learn lots about frogs. From the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.