Archives for September 19, 2008

Gustavus The Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College, naturally. Gustavus Adolphus was the king of Sweden and founder of the Swedish Empire from the age of seventeen until he his death at the age of 37, in 1632. He looked, as a testosterone-ridden teenager, at vast unconquered lands, at his large and experienced army, and…

Well, the Scienceblogs Million Comment Party, Minneapolis Installment, has happened. I’d love to hear from others, but as far as I can tell it went pretty well. The Black Forest turns out to have been a perfect venue. The food was filling, the beer inexpensive, the room just the right size, the atmosphere rich in…

The New(ish) Carnival of Evolution

The Carnival of Evolution is a new carnival, the second edition of which is here at Evolution Blog! The next issue, issue nuber 3, will be hosted HERE. No, not there, here, right here on this blog you are looking at now. Pleas send me your blog posts about your favorite topic, which is evolution,…