When temperatures get colder and the days get shorter, many mammals settle into a period of hibernation. But what effect will climate change -- and the associated changes in weather patterns -- have on this annual behavior? … Read More
Let’s be honest, poop is kind of gross. It’s not something normally discussed in polite company. Yet, we can all agree it serves a purpose. Beyond the obvious purpose of eliminating wastes, what organisms excrete also can help both human and animal doctors diagnose illnesses and assess the general health of a patient. In the wild, … Read More
Does everyone who studies biology become a doctor or a researcher? Does a degree in biology always lead to a life in a lab coat? NO!