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Science - Biology
Updated 14 August 2008

See also Astrobiology; Botany; Paleontology; Wildlife; Wildlife - Zoos

Action Bioscience
The American Institute of Biological Sciences’ website for "bioscience literacy."

Search and retrieve information relating to amphibian biology and conservation.

Animal Diversity Web
An online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology from the University of Michigan’s Department of Zoology.

Animal Info – Information on Endangered Mammals

A collection of thousands of videos, images and fact-files illustrating the world’s species, from Wildscreen USA.

Biogeographers, Evolutionists and Ecologists: Chrono-Biographical Sketches
Biographical sketches of a number of lesser-known naturalists.

Biology In Motion
Interactive biology learning activities.

The Biology Project
A broad range of tutorials in Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular Biology and many related fields from the University of Arizona’s Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics.

BioMed Central Open Access Publisher
Gateway to 190 peer-reviewed open access journals.

Biotechnology Education Program
A website for students and teachers which offers "information necessary to understand the complexities of biotechnology and how it impacts society."

Cell and Molecular Biology news, resources, books and tools.

Brain Maps
An interactive atlas of the brain of humans and selected primates, mammals, birds and others.

Current Biology Online
Website of the magazine Current Biology.

Darwin – The Complete Works Online
A comprehensive online library of the works of Charles Darwin.

Darwin Digital Library of Evolution

Digital Morphology
A wide-ranging archive of information on digital morphology, including images and animations of a large range of species, from the National Science Foundation Digital Library at the University of Texas – Austin.

Early Classics in Biogeography, Distribution & Diversity Studies (to 1950)

Evolution - PBS
A focus on evolution, from the Public Broadcasting System.

A massive database of information on fish.

Genomics – US Department of Energy
A website for the genome projects of the US DOE’s Office of Science.

Harvard University – Biology Links
Links to biology resources, search engines, databases, software and more

Index to Creationist Claims
A reference source for the evolution/creationism controversy from the Talk Origins Archive.

Insectclopedia – Insect Research Portal
An extensive guide to entomology and related resources.

Kitzmiller v. Dover
Testimony from Kevin Padian in Kitzmiller v. Dover.

Living Links
Website of the Center for the Advanced Study of Ape and Human Evolution.

Mammals – Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
Mammalian biology.

A microbiology information portal.

Molecular Biology
Molecular biology tutorials and resources from the Biology Project of the University of Arizona.

National Academies – Evolution Resources
Reports, research papers, articles and other resources on evolution from the National Academy of Sciences.

National Center for Biotechnology Information
NCBI conducts research in computational biology, creates public databases, develops software for analyzing genome data, and distributes biomedical information.

The National Zoo

Natural History Magazine

Panda’s Thumb
Commentaries on evolution.

Phylogeny & Reconstructing Phylogenetic Trees

A biochemical web log.

Sandwalk – What Is Evolution?

Scientific American – 15 Answers to Creationist Nonsense

Tree of Life Web Project
A collaboratively compiled collection of information about biodiversity with the objective of containing "a page with pictures, text, and other information for every species and for each group of organisms, living or extinct."

UCMP Web Lift to Taxa
An index to the exhibits in the Phylogeny Wing of the University of California’s Museum of Paleontology.

Understanding Evolution
A "one-stop source for information on evolution" from the University of California’s Museum of Paleontology.

Understanding Evolution - Misconceptions

Universal Genetic Code Table
Genetic code reference.

Unofficial Stephen Jay Gould Archive

Yerkes National Primate Research Center