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  • One question that I haven't yet found an answer to is why the Palaeozoic marine fauna seems to have included so many filter feeders. Cystoids, blastoids, g...
    13 hours ago from Catalogue of Organisms
  • In the 19th century, the discrepancy between the age of Earth and the age of the cosmos posed a great problem to scientists. Geologists had calculated, usi...
    1 day ago from History of Geology
  • *Dorsum of *Leptotocepheus trimucronatus*, from Balogh & Balogh (1992 vol. 2).* *Belongs within:* Brachypylina. *Contains:* Nippobodidae, *Dampfiella*, *B...
    1 day ago from Variety of Life
  • New paper out in Palaeontology. *Marsola, J. C., Ferreira, G. S., Langer, M. C., Button, D. J., and R. J. Butler. 2018. Increases in sampling support the s...
    3 days ago from Chinleana
  • Let’s face some hard facts first. The good news is that in the last twenty years or so, computer-aided drug design (CADD or computational chemistry) h...
    5 days ago from The Curious Wavefunction
  • It turns out that Russia has its very own brand of bogus medicine:"release-active drugs," or RADs. Dozens of scientific articles have been published claim...
    6 days ago from Genomics, Medicine, and Pseudoscience
  • Someone called these fruits to TPP's attention and asked if this was bittersweet? Now there isn't a whole lot of bright color along trails at this season...
    1 week ago from The Phytophactor
  • Only five books? And the five *best* books? Last month I did an interview via email with Caspar Henderson (who wrote a marvelous bestiary for the new cent...
    5 weeks ago from The Culture of Chemistry
  • *Charles Choi* writes on *Scientific American*: In a paper recently accepted by the journal *Classical and Quantum Gravity*, however, astrophysicist *Ric...
    3 months ago from Doc Madhattan
  • 3 months ago from Pleiotropy
  • My goal for the rest of my time in Andrew Lang's GTA lab is to gather data that constrains estimates of the efficiency of GTA transduction. I have lots o...
    5 months ago from RRResearch
  • The Spring semester has ended, which means something from a teaching perspective but not from a research perspective. At least that's true for me. I know o...
    6 months ago from Angry by Choice
  • Are you #Herbarium Staff? We recently began a multi-year research study examining how bryophyte specimens are stored and organized at scientific institutio...
    1 year ago from Moss Plants and More
  • 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...
    2 years 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...
    2 years ago from Games with Words
  • 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 ...
    3 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 ...
    3 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...
    7 years ago from Disease Prone