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Originally posted by Brian Switek On March 1, 2009, at 7:42 PM I don’t quite know what to make of Richard Fortey’s latest book Dry Storeroom No. 1: The Secret life of the Natural History Museum. When I opened my copy to the first chapter I was expecting something like Douglas Preston’s written tour of…

Originally posted by Grrlscientist On February 27, 2009, at 12:53 PM I love art, birds and travel, and because Africa has such a huge variety of exotic wildlife that I’ve only ever seen in zoos and aviaries, it is high on my list of places to visit. Recently, David G. Derrick, Jr., the author of…

Originally published by Martin Rundkvist On February 23, 2009, at 8:20 AM Now and then I blog about abandoned tree houses. But of course, real large houses are even more fascinating in their extended boundary state between dwelling and archaeological site (as I wrote about in January ’06). I recently read a new book (in…