“Each living creature must be looked at as a microcosm, formed of a host of self propagating organisms, as numerous as the stars in heaven.” — Charles Darwin

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Ten new moons—including one ‘oddball’—discovered around Jupiter

Satellites seen while scientists hunted for theorized planet at solar system’s edge

‘Frightening’ drug-resistant strain of typhoid spreads in Pakistan

Usual drugs don’t defeat highly resistant strain, leaving only expensive options

Studies downplay threat that dams pose to primates in Guinea and Indonesia, critics say

Conservation groups question adequacy of environmental impact studies

Does ‘supportive housing’ help the homeless with medical needs? Not clear, study says

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report cites spotty research on homeless programs

This oven was used to make bread—thousands of years before agriculture

Surprising find in northeastern Jordan could rewrite history of cooking technology

This chip can quickly identify the microbes living in your body

Device could help doctors treat infections more rapidly

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The faculty of Creighton University's Department of Biology are committed to providing an excellent undergraduate biology program encompassing both breadth and depth of biological understanding. We offer foundational and advanced courses across major subdisciplines of biology, with lecture and lab experiences grounded in first principles. Our active research programs and commitment to mentoring students contribute to a rich environment for developing a sound foundation in biology and the scientific method.

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