Biology Thought Of The Day: Flying High

Across the internet, you can find all sorts of websites dedicated to culinary fare.  There is sharing of recipes on Pinterest, yummly, AllRecipes, etc.  TV shows across multiple networks are dedicated to “The Best <madlib a food here>”, “Our Favorite <pick food genre>”, or “Where to eat in <pick a city>”.  And with the summer […]

Biology Thought Of The Day: Irish Flu

Since the upcoming March 17 holiday seems to encourage everyone’s Irish side, the imbibing of too many green beers can result in unwanted side effects.  Notwithstanding the potentially toxic effects caused by acetaldehyde during the liver’s metabolism of ethanol, most folks are impacted by the more noticeable physical effects including nausea, headache, dehydration, and the ability […]

Biology Thought Of The Day: Constancy

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, the Internet is divisive on some subject.  If you have managed to focus on something entirely more important I am referring to the “What Is The Dress Color” debate that you can find on a simple search.  The phenomenon at play here is something known as color constancy. In order to […]