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Human evolution: the year 2010 in review (Part 1)
February 1, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

That’s some good-looking gombo, cher! photo credit: Southern Foodways Alliance This blog contribution aims to be like a good Louisiana seafood gumbo: thick, hearty, spicy, and made up all kinds of finger-licking ingredients (pun intended). There will be some French, which would be apropos, some Latin as well, and all kinds of discoveries related to […]

Explore Evolution with Lucy’s Legacy
July 13, 2009 · 15 Comments

Lucy’s Legacy, an exhibition featuring¬†the world’s most famous fossil, recently opened at Discovery Times Square Exposition in Times Square, New York. The exhibit will remain on display until October 25, 2009. The Lucy exhibit has been an exciting catalyst for discovery, discussion, and debate within the scientific community. In this series of blogs, Dirk presents […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (6.23.08)
June 23, 2008 · 1 Comment

photo credit: zionorbi So here’s what went down since you logged off. I think I prefer “gastropod mail.” A visual artist in the UK has put a snarky twist on the term “snail mail” by attaching computer chips to actual snails; your e-mail is delivered just as fast as your snail can make it across […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (5.5.08)
May 5, 2008 · 1 Comment

photo credit: Ralph Buckley So here’s what went down since you logged off. Despite the fact that it is so incredibly empty – space (hence the name) is also an unpredictable place – and it just got even more so. Scientists have discovered that the solar system bounces periodically – and those periods just happen […]


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