University of Iowa Health Library
This comprehensive library features articles and patient guides covering common health topics ranging from special procedures to general wellness. Stay informed about your health with these select educational materials.
Written by talented UI Hospitals and Clinics staff, our comprehensive library features articles and patient guides covering common health topics ranging from special procedures to general wellness. Stay informed about your health with these select educational materials.
This site provides students and adults with the ability to make a scientific contribution to the study of penguins. By crowdsourcing the identification of penguins, chicks and eggs in 500,000 photos, a great deal of scientific information can be obtained. It’s a really interesting site.
Site of the U.S. Human Genome Project, Genomic Science Program, and Microbial Genome Program; all sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy Genome Programs.
The Effects of Sound tutorial discusses the potential impacts that increased background noise and specific sound sources might have on marine animals, including behavioral changes, masking, hearing loss, and physiological effects. The DOSITS content is derived exclusively from peer-reviewed scientific literature, which has gone through an additional peer review following the development of the tutorial.
U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
Climate Resilience Toolkit unveils Water Resources section
The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit's Water Resources topic section is
now live. Explore climate-related risks and opportunities related to
municipal water supplies, flooding, drought, and water-related
ecosystems. You'll also find tools and case studies that help manage
water-related climate risk and help build resilience.
Charles Darwin enjoyed studying pigeons. When I was a child, I used to raise them, too. This interesting site explains their genetics and has some activities. It has some great possibilities for AP Biology classes, too.
Introduction to Manitoba Fisheries Sustainable Development