In the winter of this year, I was honored to serve as the guest editor for the Science issue of Little Patuxent Review. Until I became a poet and writer, I hadn’t thought much about how similar the process of writing is to conducting scientific research. 546 more words
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Research out of the UK has found that those adorable little things known as toddlers have the ability to recognize “cuteness” in dogs and cats. 166 more words
I fucking hate cats, usually. Like men, they’re either ugly, good-looking but dumb to the point of irrelevance, or else transparently cunning. And, also like men, they do that thing where they treat you with indifference, until you withdraw your affections, and then they’re all over you like salt on chips. 753 more words
Researchers in China have found what is clearly the most frightening looking insect … ever.
What’s being called the Giant Dobsonfly has an 8.3-inch wingspan and snake-like fangs. 185 more words
Jennifer Peace Rhind - Listening To Scent: An Olfactory Journey With Aromatic Plants and Their Extracts
Olfactory deconstruction so fine that I could smell the odours in my mind. Very scented heaven!
I read Jennifer Peace Rhind’s book on olfaction and natural perfumery, and became almost dizzy with delight. 591 more words
Researches have found that women that post photos online of themselves in revealing outfits are seen as “less attractive” by other females.
“This is a clear indictment of sexy social media photos,” study leader Elizabeth Daniels told 168 more words