Monthly Archives: February 2020
Scientists have long theorized that, in addition to domesticating our beloved dogs and cats, humans domesticated themselves. Many point to the changes in our modern facial features and disposition, as compared with Neandertals; humans today have softer facial features and … Keep Reading
The Life Cycle of a FrogImage from Wikimedia Commons
Sunda Flying Lemur (Galeopterus variegatus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Sunda Flying Lemur is also known as the “Colugo.” The video below demonstrates this species’ unique abilities.
Edible Frog (Pelophylax esculentus)Image from Wikimedia Commons
DMD, or Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, is a recessive genetic disorder caused by a mutation on the X chromosome, causing it to predominantly affect young males. The mutation, to the DMD gene, affects the production of the protein dystrophin, which is … Keep Reading
Red Postman (Heliconius erato)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.
Illustration of the 2019 novel CoronavirusImage from Wikimedia Commons News of the coronavirus has taken over the internet, leading many people to worry about their fate as the disease spreads throughout the world. The specific strain of coronavirus that has … Keep Reading