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2007 Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge

In the journal’s 28 September 2007 issue, Science, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, is pleased to present the winners and honorable mentions in the fifth annual Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge. Each winner has a small article on … Continue reading

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Carnivorous Plant Photo Finder

Carnivorous Plant Photo Finder is directory with a huge list of those cute green creatures. The lists of links are divided by genera and some of the links on those lists are broken, but still being an excellent directory. Plantarara … Continue reading

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Stem cell experts seek rabbit-human embryo

We make money not art posted about a new experiment in which a new line of stem cells would be created by fusing human cells with rabbit eggs. It is a very interesting article, but unfortunately all that came to … Continue reading

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Dennis Kunkel Microscopy

Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc. Science and Photography Through the Microscope. A web site devoted to microscopy science education with pictures of algae, arachnids, bacteria, crystals, fungi, insects, plants, virus, medical protozoa, miscellanea of invertebrates and vertebrates. Maybe this is a … Continue reading

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Electronic Biologia Centrali-Americana

Electronic Biologia Centrali-Americana – This digital edition of the important and out-of-print Biologia Centrali-Americana makes all 58 biological volumes available. Descriptions of over 50,000 and images of over 18,000 species of animals and plants are now accessible as never before. … Continue reading

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Owls / Chouettes

Searching for a French expression I found some cool sites about owls: The Owl Pages, The World of Owls, La chouette d’Hémilly, Chouett’alors! and Hiboumania (be careful with the sound on this site). They have information about species, habits, pictures, … Continue reading

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Kurt Stüber’s Online Library

Kurt Stüber’s Online Library – A collection of historic and modern biology books. More than 100 complete scanned books from agriculture to zoology to help students of biology and teachers in learning and research, but I’m there for the illustrations. … Continue reading

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Life’s top 10 greatest inventions

Life’s top 10 greatest inventions: multicellularity, the eye, the brain, language, photosynthesis, sex, death, parasitism, superorganisms and symbiosis. Go read this interesting New Scientist article. Something to read, think and search for more after. (via /.)

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The Butterfly, Moths and Painted Lady

I think that butterflies are wonderful creates and that’s why I’m posting again about them (and why my tattoo is a butterfly). Today is Friday Ark, and the beautiful butterfly above is Cynthia cardui, but you can call her Painted … Continue reading

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Fast news: March 24th

Blood vessels recovered from T. rex bone Skype Windows Version 1.2 is out Kyrgyzstan names interim leader London furniture fair 100% Design made its second outing to Moscow (via Apartment Therapy)

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