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Why Technologists Should Think Like Biologists

(Source: hbr.org)

Juan Díaz-Faes for HBR

Our technologies are far from pristine constructions. Frankly, they’re a mess.

Our software evolves over years, or even decades, with bits and pieces being added over time. 1,234 more words


2016 National Zoo Keeper Week

By: Ric Urban, Chief Conservation Officer

This is one of my favorite times of the year, National Zoo Keeper Week. Since 2007, when Congress declared the 3rd week in July as NZKW… 608 more words

First Date

This comic made the cut because of the mention of adorable red hair and green eyes, undoubtedly the best combination. (I may be biased.)

Part of the… 7 more words


Chicks galore!

So I was going to write a post about trapping Arctic Terns, which we’ve been busily doing for the past two weeks or so, but that ended when we started getting an influx of feathery fuzzballs, bursting out of eggs left and right. 777 more words

Project Puffin

Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World

Laurie Lawlor, Author

Laura Beingessner, Illustrator

Holiday House, Biography, Reprint, Aug. 31, 2014

Suitable for Ages: 6 – 9… 480 more words

Perfect Picture Books

Supporters rally for proposal to expand Northwestern Hawaiian Islands monument

Hawaii residents, lawmakers and conservationists gathered Thursday at the State Legislature to rally in support of the expansion of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. 449 more words


Wonderful Wednesday after Tremendous Tuesday: Short Notes

I’m awake now. Here are some thots in no particular order, feel free to add yours to the comments:

1.) Obama is supposed to pick a supreme court replacement today. 1,308 more words