Posts on Biology

Thursday

September 11, 2014 10:20 am

Marine Organism of the Week

Marine Organism of the Week

Beroe ovata – Phylum Ctenophora (comb jellies) Posted by Josh Lord  …

Monday

September 8, 2014 1:46 pm

Plant of the Week – Sept 8-14

Plant of the Week – Sept 8-14

Resurrection Fern – Polypodium polypodioides This amazing fern can be found in…

Monday

September 8, 2014 10:29 am

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Acer platinoides – ‘Schwedler Maple’ On the Quad outside of Hathorn Hall…

Thursday

September 4, 2014 8:43 am

Marine Organism of the Week

Marine Organism of the Week

Veiled chiton Placiphorella velata (Phylum Mollusca) Chitons are marine mollusks, related to…

Tuesday

September 2, 2014 3:31 pm

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects

NSF Awards $337K to Professors Will Ambrose and Mike Retelle for Collaborative…

Monday

September 1, 2014 8:37 pm

Bates Awarded $791,480 NSF – MRI Grant to Acquire a Confocal Microscope

Bates Awarded $791,480 NSF – MRI Grant to Acquire a Confocal Microscope

The new Leica SP8 confocal microscope will enhance research projects and teaching…

Monday

September 1, 2014 4:43 pm

Plant of the Week – September 1-7, 2014

Plant of the Week – September 1-7, 2014

Species: Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) Range: Most of Eastern North America Cool…

Saturday

May 17, 2014 10:59 am

Day 18: Farewell and left behind

Day 18: Farewell and left behind

A sad farewell to Galapagos, but a happy “reunion” with my Ecuadorean…

Friday

May 16, 2014 11:19 pm

Day 17: Galapagone

Day 17: Galapagone

There are pale green curtains in my room, with shiny apples marching…

Thursday

May 15, 2014 8:40 pm

Day 16: La Caldera Grande

Day 16: La Caldera Grande

We were told we would be amazed. At six miles across, Sierra…