Running barefoot.

3 February 2010 grant b 0

ScienceDaily keeps up with the latest research into the health benefits of running without shoes: [S]ays Daniel E. Lieberman, professor of human evolutionary biology at […]

Birdfeeder evolution.

7 December 2009 grant b 0

Wired reveals one strange way humans are changing the natural world – by accidentally creating new species: “This is reproductive isolation, the first step of […]

SONG: Iguana Rosada

6 February 2009 grant b 0

SONG: “Iguana Rosada” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Rare, Storied Pink Iguana Discovered”, Popular Science, 5 Jan 2009, as […]

Sorry, Charlie.

24 September 2008 grant b 0

I suppose this has been all over the British press by now, but the Church of England recently apologized to Charles Darwin: Scientific American: “The […]

Give junk DNA a hand.

17 September 2008 grant b 0

Because, New Scientist reports, it may have given us ours: When genetically engineered into mice, the human DNA seems to activate genes in the budding […]

SONG: We Climb.

23 July 2008 grant b 0

SONG: “We Climb.” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Fossil fills out water-land leap”, BBC News, 25 Jun 2008, as […]

Four-legged Fish.

30 June 2008 grant b 1

It walks! It has gills, but by goodness it WALKS! The BBC isn’t quite so enthusiastic in describing the discovery of a four-legged fish fossil: […]