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Friday

September 19, 2014
2:17 pm

Reflections on My Homestay in the Gálápagos

Family Connections By Carolyn McDonald ’16 Neptuno III skims over the water towards the dock on Isabela carrying seventeen queasy…

Reflections on My Homestay in the Gálápagos

Friday

September 19, 2014
10:00 am

Marine Organism of the Week

Elysia chlorotica, the Eastern Emerald Elysia Image Source: http://www.thetripatorium.com/images/uploads/Echlorotica940.jpg   Image Source: http://geek-prime.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Elysia-chlorotica-plantobesto.jpg Elysia chlorotica, or the Eastern Emerald Elysia,…

Marine Organism of the Week

Monday

September 15, 2014
8:45 am

Plants of the Week Sept 15-21

Chickory (Cichorium intybus) and Valley Oak (Quercus lobata) Post by Maria Felski Species: Common Chicory (Cichorium intybus) Range: Europe, North America, and…

Plants of the Week Sept 15-21

Friday

September 12, 2014
11:11 am

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Sugar maple (Acer saccharum) with a northern tooth fungus (Climacodon septentrionale) This is not so much about sugar maple as…

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Friday

September 12, 2014
9:37 am

New Faculty Join the Biology Department

One tenure-track and two visiting faculty members join the Biology Department this year The Biology Department is pleased to welcome…

New Faculty Join the Biology Department

Thursday

September 11, 2014
10:20 am

Marine Organism of the Week

Beroe ovata – Phylum Ctenophora (comb jellies) Posted by Josh Lord   Ctenophores, or comb jellies, are named for the…

Marine Organism of the Week

Monday

September 8, 2014
1:46 pm

Plant of the Week – Sept 8-14

Resurrection Fern – Polypodium polypodioides This amazing fern can be found in arid and semi-arid places in Australia, South America,…

Plant of the Week – Sept 8-14

Monday

September 8, 2014
10:29 am

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Acer platinoides – ‘Schwedler Maple’ On the Quad outside of Hathorn Hall is a peculiar maple tree (Acer platinoides ‘Schwedleri’). …

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Thursday

September 4, 2014
8:43 am

Marine Organism of the Week

Veiled chiton Placiphorella velata (Phylum Mollusca) Chitons are marine mollusks, related to snails, and they have 8 plates on their…

Marine Organism of the Week

Tuesday

September 2, 2014
3:31 pm

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects

NSF Awards $337K to Professors Will Ambrose and Mike Retelle for Collaborative Climate Change Research in Norway William Ambrose of the…

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects