Mary's Monday Metazoan: We're all just apes here


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“Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious.” -Oscar Wilde While the AAS meeting is about to start, I couldn't resist sharing a song and a wonderful project with you this weekend. Have a listen to a song that talks about what it means to care…
“I remember as a kid having a balloon and accidentally letting the string go and watching it just float off and into the sky until it disappeared. And there’s something about that, even, that feels very much like what life is, you know, that it’s fleeting, and it’s temporal.” -Pete Docter So, you…
At least, that's what I keep telling myself as yet another snowstorm bears down on us. (source)
"But I'll tell you what hermits realize. If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you'll come to understand that you're connected with everything." -Alan Watts As we move farther away from the equinox and towards the solstice, my part of the world is seeing not only more daylight,…

Nice setup, a very apt comparison.

Not apes...Primates!

Not apes...Primates!

yes apes-.fully extensible elbows., hyperflexible shoulder girdles, scapula located in back instead of on the side. locomotion by brachiation..admittedly hard for adult humans...but anyone with a child under 2 years of age will tell you that you have to pull really hard to get them off a pole or branch

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