A Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea (GEBA) and the Search for the Dark Matter of the Biological Universe

submitted by: dougramsey
There is a glaring gap in microbial genome sequence availability – the currently available genome sequences show a highly biased phylogenetic distribution compared to the extent of microbial diversity known today. This bias has resulted in major limitations in our knowledge of microbial genome complexity and our understanding of the evolution, physiology and metabolic capacity of microbes. Although there have been small efforts in sequencing genomes from across the tree of life for...

Integrative Marine Metagenomics

submitted by: dougramsey

Integrative Marine Metagenomics

StrainInfo and the Linkage of Organisms, Gene and Genomes: The Genomic Rosetta Stone

submitted by: dougramsey

StrainInfo and the Linkage of Organisms, Gene and Genomes: The Genomic Rosetta Stone - Peter Dawyndt, University of Ghent

Survey of Habitats Descriptors

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Survey of Habitats Descriptors - James Cole, University of Connecticut

elearning

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McWeadon Education Founder Professor Badrul Khan discusses Issues in e-learning online education distance education.
http://mcweadon.com/courses

SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Kathleen R. Johnson

submitted by: tcarrasc
Reconstructing Asian Monsoon History from Chinese Speleothems; Kathleen R. Johnson, Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine: While we know that modern anthropogenic climate change is superimposed upon significant natural climate variability, the instrumental record of climate is too short to capture the full range of this variability. In order to fully understand and predict future changes, therefore, high-resolution, welldated paleoclimate records are needed to...