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UBNow - University at Buffalo Reporter

University at Buffalo Reporter
David M. Dietz, associate professor, has been appointed chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB. The announcement was made by Michael E. Cain, vice president for health ...

Neuroscientist Narayanan Kasthuri Leading Research to Map Billions of Brain Cells - India West

India West
An Indian American assistant professor of neurobiology and researcher at the University of Chicago's Argonne project is leading research into mapping billions of brain cells. Scientists at the university and Argonne National Laboratory, including Prof.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire

University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

University of Tasmania

Hobart - Australia
University of Tasmania: Antarctic Wildlife Research Unit

List of research projects in ecology, physiology, behavior. Includes information about the academic staff, research students, recent publications and affiliated institutions.

Frogs of Tasmania

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

Reptiles of Tasmania

An outstanding guide to Tasmania's reptiles, from the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service.

Snakes of Tasmania

From the Parks and Wildlife Service.

Tasmania Zoo

Nestled in the foothills of the Tamar Valley, 18 kms from the CBD of Launceston, you will find Tasmania Zoo, the largest wildlife park in Tasmania. Tasmania Zoo is situated in 900 acres of private native bushland and is home to the largest collection of native and exotic animals in Tasmania. We have over 80 species of birds, Tasmanian devils, penguins, crocodiles, wombats, echidna's, kangaroos, quolls, reptiles, monkeys and much more. While holid

Tasmania: Land of the Devils
United States

Excerpt from the PBS program, The Living Edens, discussing the nature of the Tasmanian Devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Tasmania PWS: Bennetts Wallaby

Description, distribution, diet, and behavior of the species.

Wildlife of Tasmania: Eastern Quoll

Information about the animal, also known as the native cat, and its behaviors.

Tour of Tasmania: Tasmanian Devil
United States

Includes facts and Quicktime movies of the nocturnal marsupials romping and feeding.

Wildlife of Tasmania: Spotted-Tail Quoll

Profile of the the second largest of the world's surviving carnivorous marsupials.