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Expert in Science and Subjectivity, to Speak on “Religion and Science” At Bnai Keshet, 1/21 - Baristanet

Pollack regularly writes on molecular biology, medical ethics and science education and has written or edited ten books, including Signs of Life: the Language and Meanings of DNA (1994), which won the Lionel Trilling Award and has been translated into ...

The chemical evolution of DNA and RNA on early Earth - Phys.Org

This suggests that these compounds must have been available on early Earth when biological evolution began. Indeed, the authors of the new study suggest that the non-canonical nucleosides could have played a crucial role in the phase of chemical ...

Researchers Zoom in on DNA Code Being Read in Cells - Technology Networks

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Professor Paul Workman, Chief Executive of the ICR, said: “Cryo-EM is revolutionising molecular and cellular biology, allowing us to look in minute detail at molecular machines within cells and how they work. The technique is helping scientists to ...
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Witness for the Whales: DNA Surveillance

Auckland - New Zealand

This is a service for the identification of whales, porpoises and dolphins using DNA sequences.

  • Category:

    Zoology - Chordates

  • Description:

    DNA-surveillance - Species Identification with DNA

New Zealand

Provides phylogenetic tools for the identification of rats (Rattus species) from southeast Asia and the Pacific region, often difficult to identify using morphological characters.

New Zealand

Method to identify cetacean species by submitting a DNA sequence to receive an estimate of similarity to species in the reference collection at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Pennsylvania's West Nile Virus Surveillance Program
United States

How to reduce risk, explanation of the virus, fact sheets, symptoms,and more.

Earth Witness Community

Celebrates the existence of and bears witness to species and natural places on the Earth that no longer exist in their natural state.

Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature
United States

By Linda Lear.

Witness for Nature by Linda Lear
United States

Book review of this biography of Rachel Carson, from the Smithsonian Magazine.

DNA Repair: Responses to DNA Damage and Other Aspects of Genomic Stability

Publishes observations on genetic, cellular, biochemical, and molecular aspects of DNA repair, mutagenesis, cell cycle regulation, and apoptosis.

Prince of Whales: Gray Whales

Photos and information on gray whales encounters in British Columbia.

Wild Whales: Other Toothed Whales
United States

Provides photographs and information on the less well known species found off the coast of British Colombia.

Zoom Whales: Gray Whales
United States

With information sheets, facts, myths, and more.