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Abingdon Earth Day showcases Southwest Virginia's biodiversity - Southwest Virginia Today

Southwest Virginia Today
ABINGDON, Va. — A bounty of natural wonders from Southwest Virginia were put on display Saturday during the annual Earth Day Celebration in Abingdon. Organized by the Sustain Abingdon committee, the event featured numerous displays set up on the ...

More Jurassic World Actors Join the Cast of Jurassic World: Evolution - IGN (blog)

IGN (blog)
By Alex Gilyadov Jurassic World: Evolution continues to cast some well-known stars from the franchise. Developer Frontier has announced Bryce Dallas Howard and BD Wong will reprise their roles as Claire Dearing and Dr. Henry Wu respectively, in the ...
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Scientists' warning—biodiversity in Europe continues to decline - Phys.Org

At its meeting in Medellin (Colombia), the World Biodiversity Council (IPBES) presented its studies on biodiversity and ecosystem services in various regions of the world. They show that the increasing intensity of conventional agriculture and forestry ...

Volvox: One of the Seven Wonders of the Micro World

Sunnyvale - United States

Article, with excellent photographs, about this green alga that lives as a spherical colony in which the individual organisms coordinate their activities.

United Kingdom

Detailed description of the venom apparatus of the Lesser Weever (Trachinidae:Trachinus vipera) and other information on marine biology and venomous fish.


Images and taxonomic descriptions of Volvox

Volvox sp.

Microscopic image.

Volvox aureus

Several photographs of this species.

Micro Shells

Searchable database of marine shells and fresh-water shells and land snails, over 1,300 species in the world are listed. Many photos to aid identification. Taxonomic scheme shown.

Micro Shells

Searchable database and directory of shells measuring only several millimeters.

Micro Dissecting Instruments
United States

The Roboz Surgical Instrument Co. is a leading designer and developer of surgical instruments and related products. Our products are used by healthcare and research professionals worldwide.

Volvox: a beautiful microscopic life-form
United States

Stunning photographs and video clips, and a description of Volvox, can be seen in this article by Maurice Smith and Ken Jones from Micscape Magazine.

Belgian Co-ordinated Collections of Micro-organisms

BCCM attempts to standardize plasmids, bacteria, biomedical and agrobusiness fungi and yeasts by maintaining catalogs of collections at the University of Gent, Belgium.

Laboratory for Advanced Biotechnology and Biomedical Micro-instrumentation
Korea South

Research group working on lab-on-a-chip, biochip, and single DNA manipulation at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea.