Stats with R

Mixed (taxonomy, diet, sex, death etc.)

Online guides to the insects of Australia

The dietary restriction gene database (C. elegans, D. melanogaster, M. musculus, S. cerevisiae, S. pombe) and AnAge: The Animal Ageing and Longevity Database

Some resources on aging research

Extensive collection of classic biology literature, scanned in and pdf’d

Animal models and implementations in ASREML, MCMCglmm and Wombat

EvolDir: the Evolution Directory (essential mailing list for job ads)

Academic jobs wiki: advice and job boards (scroll down to ‘Application year’ to find the link to bio/evo/eco jobs listing)

Darwin’s complete works, including original and transcribed notes

List of people aged 110 and over and still alive

Human Mortality Database (MPI Rostock, UC Davis, INED Paris) and the Human Life-Table Database

SJR (SCImago Journal & Country Rank): Freely accessible alternative to Thomson Reuters Impact Factors, based on Elsevier’s Scopus database.

UbbLE – the UK longevity explorer (based on this article) – a crowdfunding platform for anti-aging research


Nice page about all things biology from Arizona State University

Graphics freeware

Multilingual bird species lists

Relevant selected journals

Evolutionary Ecology




Work-life balance and integration