Category Archives: Biology

Molecular Workbench: visual, interactive experiments for science ed.

http://mw.concord.org/modeler/ Created by the Concord Consortium, the Molecular Workbench is “a modeling tool for designing and conducting computational experiments across science.” Contains lots of Featured Simulations, as well as curriculum modules focused on chemical bonding, semiconductors, and diffusion. An online … Continue reading

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Biological and Environmental Research Image Galleries from the U.S. Dept. of Energy

https://public.ornl.gov/site/gallery/default.cfm The United States Department of Energy’s Office of Biological and Environmental Research has compiled this prodigious image gallery from a wide range of scientific research projects. The materials here come from the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, the Human Genome … Continue reading

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Freshwater and Marine Image Bank

Freshwater and Marine Image Bank http://content.lib.washington.edu/fishweb/index.html The University of Washington Libraries has digitized 21,000 images of freshwater and marine life taken from 1735-1924 that populated various publications about the topic. Some of the publications include 18th and 19th century books … Continue reading

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Nature Available Online

The library now subscribes to Nature online rather than in print. Nature.com web feeds allow you to sign-up for rss feeds that provide headlines, summaries and links for all the new content from various scholarly journals. If you would rather … Continue reading

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MicrobeWorld

Image via Wikipedia Hosted by the American Society for Microbiologists (ASM), MicrobeWorld explores the world of microbes and microbiology, explains what microbiologists do, and how they do it. “MicrobeWorld has additional value in informing the public about how science works. … Continue reading

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Forest Biodiversity

Image via Wikipedia Convention on Biological Diversity: Forest Biodiversity http://www.cbd.int/forest/ The Convention on Biological Diversity: Forestry Biodiversity is a program of The United Nations and United Nations Environment Programmes. Visitors who would like a comprehensive explanation of forest biodiversity should … Continue reading

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Oregon Natural Resources Digital Library

Image by pete4ducks via Flickr Oregon Explorer: Natural Resources Digital Library http://oregonexplorer.info/ If you have an interest in natural resource policy and management, you’ll want to spend some quality time on the Oregon Explorer’s Natural Resource Digital Library website. The … Continue reading

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Cold Spring Harbor

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory http://www.cshl.edu/ Established in 1890, the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is one of the best-known and most respected private research institutions in the United States. Over the past century, the Laboratory has supported the careers of … Continue reading

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