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Scientists Kick Off Synthetic Biology Project to Make Virus-Resistant Super Cells - Singularity Hub


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Their agenda? Creating “superhero” human cells impervious to all viral attacks and possibly other killers—radiation, freezing, aging, or even cancer. The trick isn't super-soldier serum. Instead, the team is relying on tools from synthetic biology to ...

Young girls with autism have more psychiatric problems than boys - Spectrum


Spectrum
A greater proportion of 3-year-old girls than boys with autism have psychiatric features such as anxiety and angry moods. These young girls also tend to have poor daily-living and other 'adaptive functioning' skills. Researchers presented the ...

This Is The First Detailed Footage of Cells Moving Through a Living Organism, And It's Incredible - ScienceAlert


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"It's often said that seeing is believing, but when it comes to cell biology, I think the more appropriate question is, 'When can we believe what we see?'" To overcome this, Betzig and his team combined two microscopy technologies: adaptive optics, and ...
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Wikipedia: Adaptive Radiation

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Hyperlinked article about adaptive radiation, the rapid speciation of a single or a few species to fill many ecological niches.

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Evolution Library: Adaptive Radiation
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Collection of articles, interviews, and links addressing the process by which species evolve rapidly to exploit empty ecospace.

Adaptive Radiation and Hybridization in the Hawaiian Silversword Alliance
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Looks at how this species, exhibiting an extraordinary range of anatomical, morphological, and ecological adaptations, evolved from a single ancestor that colonized Hawaii by way of long-distance dispersal from North America.

International Society for Adaptive Behavior
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ISAB is an international scientific society devoted to education and furthering research on adaptive behavior in animals, animats, software agents, and robots.

Self-organization in Adaptive Systems Department of Nonlinear Dynamics
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Herrmann lab at the Max-Planck-Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Germany. Research includes self-organized criticality in behavioral control and in the activity dynamics of neural networks, and computational modeling in cognitive psychology.

Radiation of the First Animals
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Illustrated lecture transcript by Dr. Jere Lipps. Discussion of the evolutionary record of the pre-Cambrian period and the Cambrian explosion, including the traces and impacts of non-skeletal life forms.

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Comprehensive resource in the radiation sciences, including contents of current and forthcoming issues of the journal and links to other sites.

Radiation Physics and Radiocarbon Research Lab
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Measurement of man-made and natural radionuclides in the environment. Radiochemical lab including radiocarbon dating service from the University College Dublin.

Mouse Radiation Hybrid Mapping Project
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Features a high-density transcription map of the mouse genome. Includes current status, PCR protocols, bibliography, and related links .

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Construction of a genome map of the Canis familiaris species. Searchable by chromosome and includes radiation hybrid, meotic, cytogenetic, and integrated maps.