Skip Navigation

Scout Archives

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Search Results

Order:
The Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics

The Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics (RCSB) is a non-profit group "dedicated to improving our understanding of the function of biological systems through the study of the 3-D structure of biological macromolecules." The goal of RCSB is to provide free public resources and publications to further the fields of bioinformatics and biology. RCSB members include the Department of...

https://www.rcsb.org/
SelectScience.net

SelectScience bills itself as an independent information service for all laboratory scientists to help make informed decisions on equipment purchases. After the free registration, users can access company and product profiles, read product opinions submitted by visitors, or post their own comments. Any researcher seeking new equipment will find the information provided invaluable in making...

https://www.selectscience.net/
Hematology

The American Society of Hematology's (ASH) 2001 journal Hematology is currently available online. A product of the 43rd annual ASH meeting held in early December 2001, the journal is committed to advancing the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders affecting the blood. Users interested can view and search the full text of each article or downloaded a .pdf file.

https://ashpublications.org/hematology
TreeBase

TreeBase (last mentioned in the October 30, 1998 Scout Report) is a database of phylogenetic information sponsored by Harvard University Herbaria, Leiden University EEW, and the University of California, Davis. The site stores phylogenetic trees and the data matrices used to generate them from published research papers and currently includes 1098 authors, 614 studies, 1704 trees, and 21456 taxa...

https://treebase.org/treebase-web/home.html;jsessionid=CBA44...
Food Safety Research Information Office at the National Agricultural Library

Users interested in food safety will find The Food Safety Research Information Office Web site a useful resource. Citations and abstracts of food safety research projects are available through the online database. Search by keyword, or choose from articles arranged by category and agency. An online form also allows scientists to submit an abstract of their own research to be considered for...

https://www.nal.usda.gov/fsrio
Special Forests Products: Species Information Guide for the Pacific Northwest

This recently released report by the US Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station can be downloaded in .pdf format. The report covers more than 60 species of economically important non-timber plants and fungi. A biological and ecological description of each species is accompanied by a hand drawing, along with information about wild harvest methods, alternatives...

https://www.fs.usda.gov/research/treesearch/3075
Recycle City

Recycling made fun. The Environmental Protection Agency's Recycle City Web site offers students an interactive way to learn how recycling can affect their environment. Users can click any part of the cartoon drawing of the city to learn about that particular building or site and what can be done to decrease waste. The site also contains a more involved exercise called the Dumptown game, where...

https://www3.epa.gov/recyclecity/
Cells Alive

The Cells Alive Web site (last mentioned in the October 25, 1996 Scout Report), offered by Quill Graphics, contains several activities to help students understand the basics of cellular biology. The animal cell cycle and cell mitosis animations are especially excellent visual learning tools, clearly showing what takes place during these events and giving well-written descriptions of each stage....

https://www.cellsalive.com/index.htm
NatureWorks

Developed by New Hampshire Public Television and the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, NatureWorks offers teachers an excellent resource for biologically related subjects geared for students grades 3-6. Sixteen topics are included, ranging from species diversity to fresh water communities. Each subject has a one page description for students to read and a short quiz for them to take. A teacher's...

http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/
NOVA Online: Life's Greatest Miracle

The companion Web site to the NOVA program Life's Greatest Miracle, which PBS will re-broadcast on February 26th, is a great site for anyone interested in human pregnancy and fetal development. With wide-ranging information, this Web site is likely to appeal to many different audiences; users can even choose to view the entire program online. Those users interested mainly in the science of human...

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/video/lifes-greatest-miracle/
Order: