Author Archives: Ayesha V.

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One Butterfly Net. One Bicycle. And a Whole Lot of Butterfly DNA!

Red Postman (Heliconius erato)Image from Wikimedia Commons Tobin Hammer of the ecology and evolutionary biology department, armed with a butterfly net and on a mission to catch some Heliconius eratos, headed to a field site in Gamboa, Panama in his … Keep Reading


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Light Sabers: May the Force Be With You!

Harvard and MIT discover lightsabers. Yes, the very high-tech weapon of choice in the Star Wars entity. Aka the greatest weapon in the universe. But hold up. Harvard, MIT and lightsabers in the same sentence? You’re probably thinking this is … Keep Reading


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