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  • Fungi’s cell structure December 2, 2018 Fungi are eukaryotes and as such they share many cellular features with other eukaryotes. However, there are some unique features….
  • December Birthdays December 2, 2018 Remembering the scientific achievements of Werner Heisenberg, Grace Murray Hooper, Edward Lawrie Tatum, Richard Leakey, and Robert G. Aitken
  • November birthdays November 5, 2018 Remembering the scientific achievements of Alfred L Wegener, Marie Curie, Edmond Halle, Rita Rossi Colwell, and Earl W. Sutherland.
  • October birthdays October 3, 2018 Remembering the scientific contribution of Louis Leakey, Mae Jemison, John Dewey, George Beadle, and Anthony van Leeuwenhoek
  • What do all fungi have in common? October 3, 2018 In the soil beneath our feet there are underground ecosystems form by fungi that supports life on Earth….
  • Fungi’s evolution and diversity September 1, 2018 What does the word fungus bring to mind? For many people moldy bread, athlete’s foot, or a delicious meal. The world of the fungi is much more than that, this kingdom contains …
  • Scientists born in September September 1, 2018 Remembering the scientific contributions of Stephen Jay Gould, Irène Curie, Murray Gell-Mann, Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, Steven Arthur Pinker, and Thomas H. Morgan.
  • Scientists born in July July 3, 2018 Remembering the achievements of Henrietta Swan Leavitt, Nettie Maria Stevens, Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Rosalind Elsie Franklin, Gregor Mendel, and Stephanie Louise Kwolek.
  • Scientists born in June June 2, 2018 Remembering the achievements of Edwin Krebs, Virginia Apgar, Eric Wieschaus, Maria Goeppert Mayer, and Joseph Hooker
  • Scientists born in May May 3, 2018 Remembering the achievements of Thomas Henry Huxley, Dorothy Crowfoot, Inge Lehmann, Carl Linnaeus, Sally Kristen Ride, and Rachel Louise Carson.