Seeker - Stunning Sensory Neuron Development in Zebrafish | Facebook
This amazing footage shows the development of sensory neurons in zebrafish. (via The Science Explorer)
How Medicinal Drugs Are Made
It takes up to 15 years to develop a single therapeutic drug!
Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours?
Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours? (via Seeker)
Speedy spider robot shows how Mother Nature is inspiring technology
This speedy spider robot shows how Mother Nature is inspiring technology that can navigate difficult terrain (while creeping us out).
Abiogenesis
Abiogenesis (/ˌeɪbaɪ.ɵˈdʒɛnɨsɪs/ AY-by-oh-JEN-ə-siss) or biopoiesis is the natural process of life arising from non-living matter such as simple organic compounds.Hypotheses about abiogenesis can be d...
Abiogenesis - Wikipedia
Anatomy
Anatomy is the branch of biology concerned with the study of the structure of organisms and their parts; it is mainly divided into zootomy and phytotomy. In some of its facets, anatomy is related to e...
Anatomy - Wikipedia
Astrobiology
Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe: extraterrestrial life and life on Earth. This interdisciplinary field encompasses the search for h...
Astrobiology - Wikipedia
Biochemistry
Biochemistry, sometimes called biological chemistry, is the study of chemical processes within and relating to living organisms. By controlling information flow through biochemical signaling and the f...
Biochemistry - Wikipedia
Biogeography
Biogeography is the study of the distribution of species and ecosystems in geographic space and through geological time. Organisms and biological communities often vary in a regular fashion along geog...
Biogeography - Wikipedia
Biohistory
Biohistory is a relatively new school of historiography although its development can be found in the late nineteenth century. Biohistory is defined, according to biohistorian Stephen Boyden, as a "coh...
Bioinformatics
Bioinformatics /ˌbaɪ.oʊˌɪnfərˈmætɪks/ is an interdisciplinary field that develops methods and software tools for understanding biological data. As an interdisciplinary field of science, bioinformatics...
Bioinformatics - Wikipedia
Biological classification
The hierarchy of biological classification's eight major taxonomic ranks. Intermediate minor rankings are not shown.Biological classification, or scientific classification in biology, is a method o...
Biological classification - Wikipedia
Biomechanics
Biomechanics is the study of the structure and function of biological systems such as humans, animals, plants, organs, and cellsby means of the methods of mechanics.
The word "biomechanics" (1899)...
Biomechanics - Wikipedia
Biophysics
Biophysics is an interdisciplinary science using methods of, and theories from, physics to study biological systems. Biophysics spans all scales of biological organization, from the molecular scale to...
Biophysics - Wikipedia
Biostatistics
Biostatistics (or biometry) is the application of statistics to a wide range of topics in biology. The science of biostatistics encompasses the design of biological experiments, especially in medicine...
Botany
Botany, also called plant science(s) or plant biology, is the science of plant life and a branch of biology. A botanist or plant scientist is a scientist who specializes in this field of study. The te...
Botany - Wikipedia
Cell biology
Cell biology (formerly cytology, from the Greek kytos, "contain") is a branch of biology that studies cells – their physiological properties, their structure, the organelles they contain, interactions...
Cell biology - Wikipedia
Cellular microbiology
Cellular microbiology is a discipline that bridges microbiology and cell biology.The term "cellular microbiology" was coined in 1996 in a Science article. Cooperation and mutual dependency between mi...