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Campus Diaries: The Nature Trek

I was fourteen years old when I first decided I wanted to become a wildlife biologist. My family was shocked. What on earth is a wildlife biologist? 2,541 more words


There are challenges, specific requirements, and all of this is important in taxonomy.  Why? Because it helps biologists and scientists sort our animals into specific groups.   250 more words


Pocket Penguins App

Pocket Penguins is a free app, which provides a stream from the California Academy of Sciences, and you can see into the live African penguin exhibit. 112 more words

Educational Apps

Naked In Public: The Roommate Edition

I’m living with a biologist named Meredith*. She recently moved in, as always when one acquires a roommate there is a bit of apprehension. Will we have interests in common? 472 more words


Ernst Haeckel

The Leyre Valiente Spring/Summer 2014 Collection, entitled « Amphibia », is partly based on Ernst Haeckel’s illustrations of the sea world.

Photo : Courtesy of Leyre Valiente


Cute chick rover: A new way to spy on shy penguins

WASHINGTON (AP) — The newest tool for biologists is the baby penguin robotic spy.

It’s pretty darn cute, and so convincing that penguins essentially talk to it, as if it is a potential mate for their chicks. 398 more words