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World Foundation for Environment and Development part of Web Resource Collection

This site is the home page for the World Foundation for Environment and Development (WFED), an independent non-governmental organization working to sustain economic development and conservation of ...
Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Economics, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biodiversity, Biology:Diversity, Biogeochemistry, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology , Biology:Microbiology, Environmental Science:Sustainability, Policy:Global Policy
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Biographical Resources, Scientific Resources:Collection, Overview/Reference Work

Superplume Formation Beneath An Ancient Slab part of Web Resource Collection

Graduate student Eh Tan, working with Michael Gurnis at the California Institute of Technology, has recently discovered a plausible mechanism of generating superplumes at the core mantle boundary. ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics, Physics
Resource Type: Biographical Resources, Audio/Visual, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Burkholderia xenovorans LB400 part of Web Resource Collection

This web page describes the microbe Burkholderia xenovorans strain LB400. Burkholderia xenovorans LB400 is a know aerobic degrader of PCBs, as well as degrading benzoate. The page gives some genomic ...
Subject: Biology:Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biogeochemistry, Ecology:Metabolism
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Biographical Resources, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

A Life Revealed part of Web Resource Collection

Resource Type: Biographical Resources, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Geological Society of America: History of Geology Division part of Web Resource Collection

This website is the homepage for the Geological Society of America's History of Geology Division. The website contains an archive of division newsletters, numerous brief biographies of famous ...
Resource Type: Biographical Resources

Charles Robert Darwin Collection at Bartleby.com part of Web Resource Collection

Bartleby.com online publishers offer several books by Charles Darwin on this website. Users can access The Origin of Species, The Voyage of the Beagle and quotations by Darwin. Also available are ...
Subject: Biology, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Evolution
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Biographical Resources

Exobiology: An interview with Dr. Stanley L. Miller part of Web Resource Collection

This page contains the transcript of an interview with Dr. Stanley Miller about his research on the origins of life. Topics touched on include the nature of early Earth's reducing atmosphere, some ...
Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Biology, :Evolution, Evolution:Processes, Biology:Ecology:Habitats, Biology:Astrobiology, Ecology, Biogeochemistry, Ecology:Metabolism
Resource Type: Biographical Resources, Scientific Resources:Opinion, Scientific Resources

To Be Continued part of Web Resource Collection

This article in the Chronicle of Higher Education summarizes lessons learned from the first year of a dual career couple's job search. She is a geoscientist, he is an engineer; having decided that ...
Resource Type: Biographical Resources

Memories Come To Us In the Rain and the Wind part of Print Resource Collection
This book contains 25 oral histories from Navajo uranium miners and their families. Their hope was to gain compensation for the great loss in death and illness brought about by mining uranium, with ...

Subject: Environmental Science:Policy:US National Policy, Environmental Science:Mineral Resources:Mining
Resource Type: Policy Resources:Opinion, Biographical Resources

The Life of Sergei Winogradsky part of Print Resource Collection
This journal article describes the life history of Sergei Winogradsky, the "Father of Soil Microbiology." It discusses the two phases of his scientific career and highlights his major ...

Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Biofilms, Education:Assessment, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity:Jigsaw, Biographical Resources, Pedagogic Resources:Overview/Summary

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