EOL News

WeDigBio - Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections

WeDigBio, Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections, is an event that will engage participants in digitizing biodiversity research collections. Participants will collaboratively and interactively transcribe specimen information both onsite and online. The thousands of label transcriptions from this four-day event will enhance the span of biodiversity research across time, taxa, and geographies.

October 23, 2015 18:01

Open Tree of Life

The Open Tree of Life project is an effort to assemble a dynamic online tree of all 1.8 million species and make it freely available. The first draft of the tree was recently published. Visit the Open Tree of Life  to view the tree - each species is linked to an EOL species page. 

October 05, 2015 16:26