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Soup of This Day #388: With A Streak Of Rin Tin Tin


This is the nicest image of a naked mole rat (Heterocephalus glaber) that I could find. They’re just not conventionally good looking and so I’ve yet to find a sportsperson who has adopted 1 as a mascot. 1,452 more words

Soups Of These Days

Why I HATE sunshine

You probably just read the title of this post, then scoffed in disgust. It’s okay, you can admit it. You might as well, you’ve already been caught. 723 more words

Naked mole rats, star-nosed moles, and tentacled snakes: the research of Ken Catania

A classic paper about Naked Mole Rats was passed around on twitter recently and I thought that it would be a good time to revisit some of the greatest hits of Ken Catania, wonder neuroethologist. 98 more words

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