Monthly Archives: September 2010

You just can’t keep water bears down…

The tardigrade, better known as a ‘water bear’, has become my new favorite animal. Why, you may ask? What makes them so special? How are they better than my favorite animal? Simple. Your favorite can’t survive in the vacuum of … Continue reading

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Field Work Friday

Hello, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘Field Work Friday’. It’s a blog segment I hope will last longer than just this one. Each week my plan is to either post about or conduct a simple but interesting experiment that … Continue reading

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