Atheist Nexus Logo

Atheists in the Biological Sciences Discussions (54)

← Back to Atheists in the Biological Sciences
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Tiny chameleons discovered

World's Smallest Chameleons Of course, they're endangered. A species of chameleon small enough to easily perch on a match head has been dis…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

0 Feb 15, 2012

You can't drown fire ants

Wish I could float on open water so easily.

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

6 Jan 16, 2012
Reply by Annie Thomas

Caterpillar zombie's brain controlled by virus

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

2 Jan 16, 2012
Reply by Steph S.

Climate Change damaging sugar maples

Will US sugar maples be mostly gone by 2100? No Maple Syrup by 2100?

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 Jan 11, 2012
Reply by Joan Denoo

Planaria without centrosomes regenerate normally

Flatworm Flouts Fundamental Rule of Biology: Worm Regenerates Without Centrosome, a Structure Long Thought Necessary for Cell Division Repo…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

1 Jan 10, 2012
Reply by Steph S.

A Small Step for Lungfish, a Big Step for the Evolution of Walking

ScienceDaily (Dec. 12, 2011) — The eel-like body and scrawny "limbs" of the African lungfish would appear to make it an unlikely innovator…

Started by Steph S.

2 Jan 8, 2012
Reply by Steph S.

Why Does the Same Mutation Kill One Person but Not Another?

ScienceDaily (Dec. 7, 2011) — The vast majority of genetic disorders (schizophrenia or breast cancer, for example) have different effects i…

Started by Steph S.

0 Dec 12, 2011

Birds Caught in the Act of Becoming a New Species

ScienceDaily (Dec. 8, 2011) — A study of South American songbirds completed by the Department of Biology at Queen's University and the Arge…

Started by Steph S.

0 Dec 12, 2011

British Butterfly is Evolving to Respond to Climate change

As global temperatures rise and climatic zones move polewards, species will need to find different environments to prevent extinction. New…

Started by Steph S.

0 Dec 4, 2011

Organic Star Dust and the Drake Equation

Recently it was discovered that long-lived red dwarf stars are far more numerous than previously suspected. This shifted the product of the…

Started by Phil

1 Dec 1, 2011
Reply by Mrina


Support Atheist Nexus

Donate Today



Help Nexus When You Buy From Amazon


Nexus on Social Media:

© 2015   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service