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Science Behind the Fiction: The Earth biology of Chewbacca and the Wookiees - Syfy Wire


Syfy Wire
Never has there been a more loyal sidekick than Chewbacca, the Wookiee of Kashyyyk. Whether you're sprinting the Kessel Run or evading empirical forces, you can't do better than an eight-foot-tall man-thing with a cross holster and a bowcaster.

Retired zoology prof restores a wetland wonder | South Whidbey ... - South Whidbey Record


South Whidbey Record
When Dr. Sievert Rohwer moved to Whidbey Island in the early 1980s, he remembered seeing large migrations of salamanders trying to cross Cultus Bay Road. Most didn't make it.

Evolution watered down: Douglas wants other theories taught - Arizona Daily Sun


Arizona Daily Sun
"The teaching of evolution is something that concerns me because it's a theory and it's not science,'' he said. Reitz said his new book, "America's Last Chance: Where Hope Lives,'' with a picture of a boy on the cover praying next to a cross and U.S ...

Southern Cross Bioethics Institute

Aurora - United States

Autonomous and non-denominational academic institute established in 1987 to foster an environment in which bioethical issues can be studied in depth.

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Southern Cross Bioethics Institute (SCBI)
Australia

Southern Cross Bioethics Institute is an independent, non-sectarian, autonomous institution committed to research into important bioethical issues affecting the whole community - locally, nationally and internationally. The Institute was established in 1987 in the South Australian capital, Adelaide. Its foundation was part of an initiative by the Southern Cross Care Inc., an independent provider of care and accommodation for Australia's older peo

Southern Cross University - Centre for Plant Conservation Genetics
Australia

Provides research and commercial services in plant gene characterisation, genetic fingerprinting and technology, and other areas of plant biotechnology.

Centre for Animal Conservation Genetics - Southern Cross University
Australia

Focuses research on molecular evolution, molecular population genetics, and new techniques for molecular studies.

Canadian Catholic Bioethics Institute
Canada

The Canadian Catholic Bioethics Institute came about as a result of discussions, dating back to 1998, among some Toronto-area physicians and lawyers, ethicists at the three Catholic hospitals of Toronto, University of St. Michaels College, Regis College, St. Augustines Seminary, and the Canadian Association of the Order of Malta. This group felt that it would be helpful to create a centre or institute to help enhance Catholic research and communi

Bioethics.com - Global Information Source on Bioethics
Canada

Bioethics.com is a public service provided through the collaboration of many individuals and organizations to improve the discussion of issues in bioethics.

Southern African Institute of Ecologists and Environmental Scientists
South Africa

Information about activities, membership, ethics, certification.

Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI)
Canada

The Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute (SACRI) brings together researchers and physicians using the latest advances in medicine and science to determine the most effective treatments, to understand cancer causation, to explain trends in cancer incidence and mortality, and to improve the scientific knowledge of all aspects of the cancer continuum. SACRI originated in 2003 as a partnership between the University of Calgary's Faculty of Medi

European Southern Observatory: Hunting Mirages in the Southern Sky
Germany

Discusses the pursuit of cosmic mirages.

Blue Cross, The
United Kingdom

A U.K. based national animal welfare charity.

Irish Blue Cross, The
Ireland

Dedicated to the care of sick and needy animals since 1945. Provides details about mobile clinics and horse ambulance services.