Biology "Current News" Sites

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Founded in 1845, it's the oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S. and the leading source and authority for science, technology information and policy for a general audience since


News from Nature, the #1 international weekly journal of science.


ScienceDaily is one of the Internet’s most popular science news websites. Since starting in 1995, the award-winning site has earned the loyalty of students, researchers, healthcare professionals, government agencies, educators and the general public around the world. Now with more than 3 million monthly visitors, ScienceDaily generates nearly 15 million page views a month and is steadily growing in its global audience.


EurekAlert! is an online, global news service operated by AAAS, the science society. EurekAlert! provides a central place through which universities, medical centers, journals, government agencies, corporations and other organizations engaged in research can bring their news to the media. EurekAlert! also offers its news and resources to the public. EurekAlert! features news and resources focused on all areas of science, medicine, and technology.


We live in an era of discovery. Each day, scientists bring us closer to understanding fundamental questions about human life. How does the brain process information and store knowledge? How do mutations in key genes cause disease? How do cells communicate? The challenge of solving these and other questions - as well as the promise of what those answers might yield - drives the quest for knowledge at the heart of our work at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.


Genetics Home Reference is your guide to understanding genetic conditions.


Free resources for science teachers and students; provided by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.


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