|A couple of rattlers, Crotalus oreganus, from the Peninsula.|
Stem cell technology might be necessary to save the White Rhino with only two females left. Black Rhinos would make very suitable surrogates.
Wired.com is all over camera trapping the last 6 months. This time a study out of Indonesia using videos. This compilation came from just one month of trapping, but 10 cameras. The water monitor, Varanus salvator, was unexpected. Are more studies using camera traps or are these studies just getting more press? When is Wired doing a story on the Codger?
Black Bear scat reported in Marin -- Camera Trapping Campus in on the case
Is that 12 hummingbirds in your pants or are you just happy to see me?
Tool using FISH!
Next week is one of my favorite weeks of the year. Yes Nobel Prize week. I have four old instructors on this betting list for chemistry, best odds being Scheckman at 19:1 Not seeing odds on Physiology & Medicine yet. If you are super nerd check this Nobel Prize watch 2011 blog.
And just as good as the Nobels, the Ig Nobels, where friend of the Codger Dave Rentz won this year. Dr Rentz's blog BunyipCo is over in the blogroll. CTC was into him before he was famous.
L'shana tova, my friends.