The Nature Explorers Lassen Volcanic Region Expedition Part 12 of 13

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We travel to the Lassen Volcanic Region to explore this high subalpine montane region just below the tree line, made up of vast conifer forests and rocky outcroppings. Here we observed a huge array of butterflies, moths, bees, and other insects pollinating flowers to ensure their continued survival.

Gene Robinson of the University of Illinois on "Evolutionary Genomic Analyses of Insect Society: Eat, Drink and Be Scary" at the

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Gene Robinson of the University of Illinois on "Genomic and Systems Biology Analyses of Social Behavior" at the 6th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 23, 2011.

Isolation and characterization of lactic acid bacteria from different bee species in the Philippines and screening for activity against the causal organism of American Foulbrood Disease (Paenibacillus larvae ssp. larvae)

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Report on the project aimed to isolate lactic acid bacteria (LAB) from three bee species collected from different sampling sites, characterize and identify antagonistic LAB isolates and screening for antagonistic activity against Paenibacillus larvae. Prof. Noel G. Sabino Mr. Andrew D. Montecillo Institute of Biological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences University of the Philippines Los Baños

SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Stephen T. Hasiotis

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Ichnology for the 21st Century: Understanding the differences between continental and marine trace fossils, with implications to the diversity, distribution, and evolution of soil biota ; Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Seminar Series ; The study of ichnology has come a long way since its inception and it continues to evolve. In particular, progress is being made in understanding the implications of trace fossils in the continental realm and how they can be...