Earlier this week I attended a fascinating members’ event at the Natural History Museum on comparative anatomy. Led by Dr Ralf Britz, we looked at a range of bony fish skulls to determine homologous bones of the lower jaw. 439 more words
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Markle, Sandra. What if You Had Animal Hair? Illustrated by Howard McWilliam. Scholastic, 2014. $3.99. ISBN 9780545630856. Ages 6-8. P9Q8.
This is a companion to What if You Had Animal Teeth and What if You Had Animal Feet. 85 more words
I mentioned in my last post that I am only working 20 hours/week. So, what am I *doing* for those 20 fabulous hours? Reading research articles! 1,004 more words
My fiancé and I have been in France since August 30th, enjoying a combination of early honeymoon and a Brain Disorders conference. This post, rather than offering anything innovative and particularly wordy, is a bit of a photographic walk through some of Parisian science, especially that of post-revolutionary Paris. 802 more words