In the beginning, people mused the expansive oceans contained but a handful of organisms. This idea started with Pliny the Elder, who lived in the…View More How many species are in the deep sea?
It’s part of the deal that if you describe a new species, you get to give it a scientific name. That’s one of the perks…View More Not Quite the Shark that ate Esteban
Check out my new article on Wired. For fun you may want to check out the comments. We are currently in a biodiversity crisis. A…View More The Mass Extinction of Scientists Who Study Species | Wired Science | Wired.com
Diversity is a matter of area. This is because there is a well-known relationship between species and area, called rather cleverly the species-area curve. You…View More Biodiversity Pt. 2: Mmmmm…donuts
KZ is now among the scientifically published. Occurring this week in the Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington is “A new species of Alvinocaris…View More Kevin Zelnio…New and Improved…Now With 30% More Shrimp!