Monthly Archives: March 2020
Should evolution be taught as an accepted theory in American public education or is there a controversy that needs to be taught? This question has been one that has been fought over and in courtrooms and debated over in the … Keep Reading
Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.
Golden Toad (Incilius periglenes)Image from Wikimedia Commons Sadly, this amazing creature is thought to be extinct. It has not been seen since 1989. So sad.
Saddle-Billed Stork (Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)Image from Wikimedia Commons
Recently in AP Bio, students have been doing many experiments in which they use null hypothesis to see if the events that occur in the experiment are due to chance or if there is some other factor that is affecting … Keep Reading
Common Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius)Image from Wikimedia Commons
New Granada Cross-Banded Treefrog (Smilisca phaeota)Image from Wikimedia Commons Listen to the call of the New Granada Cross-Banded Treefrog
Plants need sunlight for photosynthesis, but sometimes too much sunlight can interfere with the process of photosynthesis. The sunlight is used as energy for the plant in photosynthesis where the light will go into the light reactions and eventually into … Keep Reading
The ability to grow human-derived blood vessels in a pig was recently proved with a new approach that has the potential for providing unlimited human vessels for transplant purposes by researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School, an innovative … Keep Reading
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The call of the Red-winged Blackbird is a familiar sound of the wetlands. Listen to the call of the Male Red-winged Blackbird
All living organisms consist of carriers of genetic information called DNA. These molecules are responsible for carrying genetic instructions regarding the development and function of living creatures, and sometimes DNA is damaged, resulting in the altering of that genetic message, … Keep Reading
Hispaniolan Solenodon (Solenodon paradoxus)Image from Wikimedia Commons The Hispaniolan Solenodon is one of several endangered mammal species that have been featured on Mammal Monday.