Owlet News

  • Scientists born in April April 13, 2019 Remembering the contributions to science of Marie-Sophie Germain, William Harvey, James D. Watson, Melvin Calvin, Rita Levi-Montalcini, Robert Oppenheimer, and Max Planck
  • Scientists born in March March 2, 2019 Remembering the achievements of Arthur Kornberg, Jane Goodall, Lynn Margulis, Albert Einstein, Walter Gilbert, and Amalie Emmy Noether
  • Fungi Nutrient Acquisition January 11, 2019 Fungi have evolved many physiological and biochemical adaptations in order to use every kind of carbon source on the planet…….This minireview will focus on the sources of nutrients fungi use to survive and thrive in so many diverse ecosystems.
  • January Birthdays January 8, 2019 Remembering the scientific contributions of Isaac Newton, Stephen Hawking, Katharine Burr Blodgett, Sydney Brenner, and Diane Fossey
  • 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 …