Posted by: purplepaula1 | June 2, 2009

Online Book of Life

15964952UK and US scientists are creating a virtual book of all life on Earth, which is being dubbed a “macroscopic observatory”. Early elements of the database are under construction and it is intended to create a detailed map of the world’s flora and fauna, and track changes in biodiversity. To find out more read the BBC news article in full here.

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