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Machine-readable way to determine if plant species is native to Australia

G'day Steve, Yep APNI (Australian Plant Name Index) list Australian Native and Naturalized plants as well as some weed species. APNI includes some services for looking up plant names. APC the ...
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Where can I find biological time series data?

You can find data related to the Canadian lynx and snowshoe hare pelt-trading records of the Hudson Bay Company, starting in 1845. It seems to be a standard dataset, described for instance in Predator-...
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Cannabis Data Set

Try the sites linked at the bottom of http://www.theplantlist.org/tpl1.1/record/kew-2696480, particularly NCBI one. Just about the seeds: http://data.kew.org/sid/SidServlet?ID=4439&Num=5E7
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swimming velocity for whales or fishes

There are a number of research papers/study on this subject. This 1991 paper covers a lot of historical as well as data current at the time. Fish swimming stride by stride: speed limits and ...
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Georeferenced data on animal sightings

There are quite a few wildlife mapping datasets out there, and growing. Narrowing it down to species' is hit or miss, but if its a hit, you will be happily rewarded, as this data tends to be high ...
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Cannabis Data Set

try the seedbank: http://en.seedfinder.eu/database/ for example here's some climate info: http://en.seedfinder.eu/research/climate/zones/BlHm2/
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Where can I find biological time series data?

I didn't get it: are you looking for synthtic datasets only, or are you looking for real time series data for validating your own ODE models? In any case, try perhaps The Long Term Ecological ...
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Any databases with this data?

Have you looked at TCGA (https://tcga-data.nci.nih.gov/tcga/)? It seems to have genetic data, clinical data, and (if you use the extension TCIA) imaging data. I'm not sure, however, that it has data ...
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Alcohol consumption and reaction time

cdc is probably your best bet. start here: http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/alcohol-use.htm
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Birth dates vs. Due dates

Allen Downey's free online book Think Stats uses data from the National Survey of Family Growth to consider the question "Do First Babies Arrive Late?" Section 1.3 of the book explains some use of ...
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Cannabis Data Set

I would try out http://www.weedseedreview.net or http://www.dank.guru if you are looking for specific strain information.
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Cannabis Data Set

You can also check commercial seedbanks for the latest strains: http://www.midweeksong.com/ truenorthseedbank.com sensiseeds.com/en United States Cannabis Seed Banks - http://www.calgarycmmc.com/...
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Need to analysis the physiological data

I would start by looking at the NHanes data sets (http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhanes.htm). They have many vital signs, so the heart rate would probably be there as well as ecg type measures in some of ...
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Machine-readable way to determine if plant species is native to Australia

I don't know when this came along, but the Atlas of Living Australia now has an API which can (maybe) answer the question. This query asks for every member of the plant kingdom for which there is a ...
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Seeking habitat data for UK

You can access habitat data from web services hosted by the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH). For example: https://rip.ceh.ac.uk/lcm
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Where to find medical related data?

As I already answered on a later question, a list of Medical Imaging datasets can be found on the medical-imaging-datasets repository. Also, it could be interesting to follow both Stephen R. Aylward's ...
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Infertility data: causes and solutions

The UCI Machine Learning Repository has one dataset from 2013 called Fertility 100 volunteers provide a semen sample analyzed according to the WHO 2010 criteria. Sperm concentration are related to ...
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Childnessness and infertility by country and region

The sex ratio represents the percentage of men and women by country. http://statisticstimes.com/population/countries-by-sex-ratio.php General data for infertility is available. http://...
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Is there a database of insect body sizes?

Brose, Cushing, Berlow et al: Body sizes of consumers and their resources Here, we try to reduce such limitations by documenting body size ratios for 16,863 consumer–resource links. The data ...
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Data for Monte-Carlo simulation of evolution used in an article

The paper links to the R package PhyloSim available at https://cran.r-project.org/package=phylosim , which is hosted as an open source Github repository at https://github.com/bsipos/phylosim/ . ...
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Where can I find lists of predator-prey relationships?

I finally found a good source for this type of data. In the data sets associated with the Pajek Project you can find links to these FoodWeb Datasets. The actual relationships are given by indices, but ...
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RIKEN integrated database of mammals

Here is the RIKEN integrated database of mammals: http://metadb.riken.jp/metadb/download/SciNetS_ria254i The files can be downloaded without registration under the Creative Commons Attribution-...
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Dragonfly Migration Worldwide

iNaturalist has worldwide observations of biological organisms. You can do a bulk download here. This data is not strictly "open", because login is required. However it is free to register. Use this ...
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Where can I find biological time series data?

I don't know what exactly you would qualify as 'biological' data, but I would classify predator/prey relationships as 'ecological' ... and therefore I'd look in one of two places: DataONE (Data ...
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Common but out-of-the-ordinary file formats

A lot of formats are actually containers for a specific folder structure. There are some self-contained formats like hdf5, and a lot of zip files around, including different "zip in disguise"(files ...
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Common but out-of-the-ordinary file formats

Other common GIS formats Along with the GIS file types listed in the original question, these are (in my experience) the most common formats in which GIS data is distributed. There are many other GIS ...
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Nesting zones in Canada

North American Breeding Bird Survey is what you'll most likely find useful; BBS has two data options. Migratory Bird Data Center has some more data too. USFWS Migratory Bird Data Center Breeding Bird ...
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Is the Foundational Model of Anatomy Ontology an Open Data that can incorporated in other Open Databases?

The "FMA Licenses" link leads now to the Express License Program page which says: Please contact license@uw.edu if you have any questions I've emailed them and they've answered: The software is ...
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Georeferenced data on animal sightings

Map of Life: https://www.mol.org/about This resource integrates point observations, species range maps, and assessment of reserves (forthcoming). This database integrates data from GBIF as well with ...
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