Biology News
Ecologists gather the pieces of a first-principles-derived ecological theory - Phys.Org

The workshop is the second formal meeting of the Network for Ecological Theory Integration (NETI), as the group is now called. NETI traces its origins to a 2006 meeting that brought together leading theorists in metabolic scaling, ecological networks ...

New theory proposes explanation for how vertebrates evolved - Astrobiology Magazine (registration)

Astrobiology Magazine (registration)
The new theory is published along with illustrations – or “blueprints” – depicting how it applies to different vertebrate organ systems in Progress in Biophysics & Molecular Biology. According to Neo-Darwinian theory, major evolutionary changes occur ...

Oxbridgers return to Jewell - The Hilltop Monitor

The Hilltop Monitor
The Oxbridge majors include literature and theory, history, history of ideas, institutions and policy, molecular biology and music. The Oxbridge honors program focuses on tutorials and is designed to model the educational system at Oxford. The Hilltop ...

Three Domains Theory

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Includes a map of the Three Domains (Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya) and looks at how molecular-phylogenetic studies have reshaped the tree of life, showing that the main diversity of life is microbial.

Three Domains of Life, The
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Looks at how the analysis of Archaea DNA lead to microbiologist Carl Woese's proposal for a reorganized Tree of Life made up of Three Domains: Eukarya, Eubacteria (true bacteria), and Archaea.

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A database built from Pfam, PRINTS and PROSITE.

A New Germ Theory
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The dictates of evolution virtually demand that the causes of some of humanity's chronic and most baffling "noninfectious" illnesses will turn out to be pathogens -- that is the radical view of a prominent evolutionary biologist.

Molecular Information Theory
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Home page of the Molecular Information Theory group at the Center for Cancer Research Nanobiology Program, NIH.

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The Emuseum's general overview of human evolution summarizing people in the study of human evolution, terms, hominid fossil images and links.

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A paper on a genetic model for the cause of cancer describing a counter mechanism for the cell's life span and how this counter can cause cancer.

Molecular Information Theory
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The theory of molecular machines from the NIH Laboratory of Computational and Experimental Biology.

History of Evolutionary Theory
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Evolutionary topics and scientists in their historical context - from Museum of Paleontology, UC-Berkeley.

Human Evolution Theory
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Human evolution theory utilizing concepts of neoteny & female sexual selection. An etiology of neuropsychological disorders such as autism and dyslexia, and the origin of left handedness.

Synthetic Theory of Evolution
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Offers an introduction to late 20th century evolutionary concepts and theories.