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'A city in a garden': Singapore's journey to becoming a biodiversity model - UN Environment (press release)


UN Environment (press release)
You wouldn't know it today, but in 1965 Singapore was a polluter's paradise: mucky rivers, polluted canals and raw sewage running rampant. It was a developing country, newly split from neighbouring Malaysia, an island surrounded by waters that now they ...

Lycoming College receives $125000 grant to support interdisciplinary biochemistry major - Williamsport Sun-Gazette


Williamsport Sun-Gazette
As Lycoming College's STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) curriculum evolves to encompass biochemical studies and increasingly advanced technology, students and faculty will benefit from a $125,000 grant awarded by the George I. Alden ...

Human nature? Why ecology is a critical part of city infrastructure - GreenBiz


GreenBiz
Tom Carver, BRINK News executive editor, spoke with Timon McPhearson, associate professor of urban ecology and director of the Urban Systems Lab at The New School, about the fast-emerging field of urban ecology and the importance of treating nature ...

UNC Chapel Hill - Curriculum for the Environment And Ecology

Chapel Hill, North Carolina - United States

The Curriculum for the Environment and Ecology is a multidisciplinary degree program that seeks to foster an understanding and appreciation of ecological systems and future environmental problems. With the participation of faculty and students from many disciplines and departments, an emphasis is placed on interdisciplinary activities that consider the complexity of the environment and integrated approaches to problem identification and solution. Through our Ecology Graduate Program and Undergraduate Environmental degrees, our commitment is to education, understanding and innovation in the face of current and future environmental problems in North Carolina, the United States, and the world.

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UNC Chapel Hill: Department of Biology
United States

Provides information on graduate and undergraduate programs and courses, research areas, events and news.

United States

Working to translate gene therapy research from the laboratory bench into Phase I clinical trials for the treatment of hematologic and endocrine diseases. The center has a GMP facility for clinical grade gene vector production.

Church Lab - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
United States

Studies the structure and function of serine protease inhibitors (serpins).

Western Environment and Ecology, Inc. - Ecology Division
United States

Company offers advice on and services to assist with endangered species, wetlands, prairie dogs.Located in Littleton, Colorado (Denver area) and Grand Junction, Colorado.

Environment: Conservation from the Treetops: The Emerging Science of Canopy Ecology
United States

Article by H. Bruce Rinker explaining why the research is important, findings, and a list of forest canopy walkways and platforms.

UNC-CH Proteomics Core Facility
United States

The core serves the greater university community, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, by providing a resource for training, education, and consultation in modern proteomic techniques.

UNC Cytoskeleton and Cell Migration Clubs
United States

Schedule of seminars and links to related laboratories at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, North Carolina.

United States

This project actively supports an extended network of educators interested in the reform of undergraduate biology. Collaborative efforts with other educational groups, links to staff, current activities, library, and projects.

Elephant Seal Curriculum Site
United States

National Science Foundation and CSU Monterey Bay sponsored high school science resource for teachers. Includes information in English and Spanish as well as over 70,000 images from an elephant seal rookery in California.

Biological Science Curriculum Study (BSCS)
United States

Develops inquiry-based science curriculum, including textbooks. Includes downloadable curriculum modules, catalog, annual report, and job openings.