Monthly Archives: June 2013

Climate change and top predators!

President Obama just gave a speech outlining the real threat of climate change and what we can do about it, with a real plan! I encourage you to check out both the speech and plan outline, it is progress in … Continue reading

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I fucking love biodiversity (new FB page to follow!)

Originally posted on ConservationBytes.com:
© G. Gallice A corker of an idea, and post, from Diogo Veríssimo. — I don’t like biodiversity. I like beef lasagna, I like the British museum and I like everything Jules Verne ever wrote.…

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The plight of the Native Potato

These last couple months have been full of fantastic exit talks/defenses by my fellow graduating doctors! Today, we heard about the research of my friend and fellow bug enthusiast Carlo Moreno. Carlo received a Fullbright fellowship to study native potatoes and the … Continue reading

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They’re baaaack

The amazing, incredible return of the 17-year cicadas. A gorgeous video with, I must say, adorable babies at the end. Enjoy! They really are fascinating. Return of the Cicadas from motionkicker on Vimeo.

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Bugs Bounce Back

Good news for bees, finally: Bugs Bounce Back.

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