Category archives for Organisms

Friday Cephalopod: Dangerously fecund

Is it just me or does that fish look horrified?

Friday Cephalopod: Force of arms

Who among you has taught or studied vertebrate anatomy? I have. It’s cool. Skeletal and muscular anatomy are weird, though, because we so take the principles for granted that we’re often not aware of it. We can move because we have a jointed framework, a collection of levers that are moved by the contractions of…

I keep telling students that the key thing in photography is lighting.

Mary’s Monday Metazoan: Motherly

That’s not a meal, that’s her newborn baby!

As I just explained, however, the erotic possibilities will remain unexplored.

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Every morning at this hour they wake me up with their chirping and cheeping. It’s spring, and the mating season, and the circle of life must go on. Heh.