I like to spend time each evening reading pieces that make me think. Since someone stole my People magazine (You know who you are! Don’t even!), I was at a loss as to what to do. 24 more words
Tags » Herpetology
We used to visit George’s shop regularly in the early 1970s and often went away with something in a plastic bag or even larger. We found him when we were looking for a place we could get a couple of axolotls as pets and there was George, a friendly, knowledgeable man who tolerated our ignorance and gradually taught us a little about reptiles and amphibians. 130 more words
As I am sure many of you are aware, the current status of amphibians worldwide is critical. No group of animals is diminishing in number at a rate anywhere near that of amphibians and with many species on the verge of extinction, this trend looks to continue. 698 more words
Aziz Sancar delivering his Nobel Lecture for his prize in Chemistry 2015. He said yes.
My early morning wakeup on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 began as usual with a, though admittedly not healthy, quick Twitter check. 1,210 more words