My friend Don Buden just published this great new field guide in collaboration with his colleague, Danko Taborosi: Reptiles of the Federated States of Micronesia. Don kindly sent me a copy from FSM, which arrived the other day, and it is a beautiful… Read More ›
What else do you entitle a paper announcing you’ve found a new amino acid? Selenocysteine. Stadtman, T.C. Abstract Selenocysteine is recognized as the 21st amino acid in ribosome-mediated protein synthesis and its specific incorporation is directed by the UGA codon. Unique… Read More ›
What a nice comment we received about the Invertebrate Zoology Glossary today: “I’ll have to get this for my invert zoo class! You have done a great service.” There’s nothing more gratifying than to hear you’re the solution to someone else’s problem!
A new scientific article on which I’m a co-author is available at the journal Cladistics. Prashant Sharma is the first author, and in the article we examine a recent phylogenetic method used by others. Hennig’s semaphoront concept and the use of ontogenetic… Read More ›