- Why it’s time for brain science to ditch the ‘Venus and Mars’ cliche | Science | The Observer
- Crazy ants, the New York Times, and the failure of Americans to support basic research
- The Secrets Inside Us – NYTimes.com
- How to see white blood cells in your eye – the Blue Field Entoptic Phenomenon – YouTube
- Building a DIY microscope (how it all went terribly wrong)
More Worthwhile Links
- Wayne’s Word (the most interesting biology site on the Web)
- The Bridges Program
- Palomar Arboretum
- Palomar Planetarium
- HAPS: The Human Anatomy & Physiology Society
- From HAPS: up-to-date info on a variety of scientific topics.
- National Association of Biology Teachers
- National Center for Science Education
- 2013-14 Palomar College Academic Calendar
- Mathematics & the Natural and Health Sciences Division
- Palomar College Home
Author Archives: alphacarey
“Reports trumpeting basic differences between male and female brains are biological determinism at its most trivial.” via Why it’s time for brain science to ditch the ‘Venus and Mars’ cliche | Science | The Observer.
“I don’t see the point of singling out the egghead scientists for being slow to identify Nylanderia fulva when the real trouble is bigger and structural. Americans simply don’t value basic research enough to support a system that rapidly pinpoints emerging … Continue reading
“When the news broke recently that a team of Belgian scientists had “discovered” a new body part — a ligament located just outside the knee — the first place my mind went was to Padua, Italy…” via The Secrets Inside … Continue reading
How to see white blood cells in your eye – the Blue Field Entoptic Phenomenon – YouTube.
This is a story of what happens when a foolish scientist screws stuff up. via Building a DIY microscope | Student Science.
Finding Darwin Information on the Web via the UC Berkeley Bioscience Library
“We seem to now teach anatomy in exactly the same way that it was being taught at the end of the dark ages. Specifically, students look at bodies of animals, but are not encouraged in any way to make real … Continue reading