Biologists Question Federal Plans To Protect Sage Grouse BirdThe government is preparing insufficient protections for a ground-dwelling bird that has declined significantly over the past century and soon will face a possible endangered species listing.
Michigan International Speedway, Adrian College Pair Up On Science WorkThe Michigan International Speedway and Adrian College have developed plans for a science center and science-related field trips at the NASCAR racetrack.
Wayne State Researcher: Sex Reduces Genetic VariationBiology textbooks maintain that the main function of sex is to promote genetic diversity. But Henry Heng, associate professor in WSU's Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, says that's not the case.
Kettering U Creates Bioinformatics MajorKettering University will begin to offer a bachelor of science degree in bioinformatics in summer 2011, a hybrid field where biology, computer science and statistics merge to form a single discipline.