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Evolution

Minutes at the Edge #2: Long Dead Things and Modern Descendants

Today’s cigarette-break sized science podcast is all about research into evolution, specifically the evolution of birds and placental mammals. All squishy science! Subscribe on iTunes Further reading: Transitional Fossil Denial and Feathered Dinosaurs Dinosaurs with stubby feathers Placental Mammal ancestors after the K-Pg extinction event  BBC article on mammalian ancestors …

And this is why Nature hates You!

You know, so many people say this world is beautiful. Look at it: It is filled with life. There is life everywhere. Is life not beautiful? Well, I guess I have news for you: 99% of all species that have ever, ever, lived on earth, have died out. Some of …

Science is a Song…

… celebrating the beauty and wonder of the universe! Please enjoy the videos I present you here. Even if they are not the type of music you normally enjoy, it is one beautiful way to confront people with hard science. Why? Because this way it is not confrontational, it is …