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  • In April 1941 Reichsf├╝hrer Heinrich Himmler established the 'SS-Wehrgeologen Battalion 500', the Schutz-Staffel unit of military geologists. Members were...
    1 day ago from History of Geology
  • Erythraeus* sp., copyright Tom Murray.* *Belongs within:* Erythraeinae. *Erythraeus* is a genus of predatory mites found in Eurasia, North America and so...
    1 day ago from Variety of Life
  • I've been going over the RNA-seq data for our *rpoD1* hypercompetence mutant, looking for changes in gene expression that might help us understand why the ...
    1 day ago from RRResearch
  • Sam Clovis standing next to Trump during the campaign.Trump has nominated a non-scientist to be chief scientist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Thi...
    2 days ago from Genomics, Medicine, and Pseudoscience
  • For a few weeks last year, I had the job of sorting and identifying a collection of Collembola, springtails. Prior to doing this work, I had only the vague...
    4 days ago from Catalogue of Organisms
  • Well, a rose by name may not be a rose, like a rose-of-Sharon (*Hibiscus syriacus*) Mallow family, as the flower so aptly shows. The common name refers ...
    5 days ago from The Phytophactor
  • In 1995, just a year before his death, Carl Sagan published a bestselling book called “The Demon-Haunted World” which lamented what Sagan saw as the incre...
    6 days ago from The Curious Wavefunction
  • Dear Donald Trump. You are a great president. Probably one of the greatest this country has ever seen. You have the best mind for it, and the fake news med...
    3 weeks ago from Pleiotropy
  • The *Wigner’s theorem* was formulated and demonstrated for the first time by *Eugene Paul Wigner* on *Gruppentheorie und ihre Anwendung auf die Quantenmech...
    1 month ago from Doc Madhattan
  • Sikhote-Alin meteorite from Vatican Observatory's collection On July 13th, the Earth Science Women’s Network is hosting Science-A-Thon, in which participat...
    1 month ago from The Culture of Chemistry
  • Saturday April 22nd 2017 is Earth Day. It is also the day chosen for the March for Science. I was thinking about traveling to Washington DC to march, but ...
    4 months ago from Angry by Choice
  • Donald Trump is poised to become the next US president, despite the fact that Hillary Clinton received over a million more votes than him (and counting). T...
    8 months ago from PLEKTIX
  • *DEAREST READERS, * *THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT THROUGHOUT THE YEARS. WE WILL BE DEPARTING FROM THE FIELD OF SCIENCE NETWORK. * *FIND US AT OUR NEW BLOGGI...
    1 year ago from Games with Words
  • Hanging out with botanists in the field is a great way to learn more about plants and their identification. I recently spent a few days with some awesome b...
    1 year ago from Moss Plants and More
  • My new paper in PeerJ features a new phylogenetic analysis of the Aetosauria (Archosauria: Pseudosuchia). I've added many new characters and feature all kn...
    1 year ago from Chinleana
  • There arose a need for a new tree for a parasitology meeting, so after almost five years, I finally updated the tree of eukaryotes. There are still things ...
    2 years ago from Skeptic Wonder
  • Hi guys, I've set-up a new science/education blog called* Science Bitez *so I'll be blogging from there from now on! Here's my first Science Bitez post: On ...
    2 years ago from The View from a Microbiologist
  • Moving house again… Well almost, moving addresses anyway. It wasn’t that long ago I moved from Disease of the Week to here at Disease Prone to take advanta...
    6 years ago from Disease Prone