When our species (Homo Sapiens) first evolved on the Earth, the odds were well against our survival. As small fish in a big pond, we fiercely competed with animals that were already well adapted to ...
Jul 27, 2015     4 Comments
New Horizons, a probe launched by NASA, is completing its nine-year journey to Pluto. Shaped like a baby grand piano, it will take pictures of the physical terrain of Pluto’s surface, helping ...
Jul 27, 2015     2 Comments
RFID on a bee; cc CSIRO While many people fear bees for their notorious ability to sting, these insects are an extremely important part of our ecosystem. As they search for sources of food, bees ...
Jul 29, 2015     
To Kill a Mockingbird - a widely known and well-loved book, was published in 1960. A mandatory reading in many US middle schools, this had been the only book published by its author Harper Lee ...
Jul 27, 2015     2 Comments