I am hosting The Giant's Shoulders this month. Please get me your submissions by the 15th. Hint: Darwin's birthday is this month. Hint: Darwin was a giant. Do Darwin!
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Berry Go Round #13: Winter-Tough is here, at Watching The World…
I have about ten favorite species of tree, and one of them is the corotÃº. Why? Because of one of the most interesting plant-animal interaction stories of recent times. The story, complete with extinct elephant-like creatures and a real Sherlock Holmes science theme can be read, along with some…
Male wood duck, Aix sponsa.
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Although it is incredibly difficult to choose, this is probably my favorite poem that I've ever read.
The Peace of Wild Things
by Wendell Berry
When despair for the world…
Carnival of Evolution #13 is up on FYI: Science!
Festival of the Trees #37 is up on TGAW
Four Stone Hearth #70 is up on Afarensis
114th Meeting of the Skeptics' Circle is up on Homologous Legs
Grand Rounds Vol. 5 No. 41 are up at Edwin Leap
Carnival of the Green #186 is up on Conserve Plastic Bags…