Monthly Archives: January 2020

The Other Side

Where The Grass Is Always Greener

Frog Friday – Fingertip Frog

European Treefrog (Hyla arborea)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Weedy Wednesday – Parasitic Plant?

Snowplant (Sarcodes sanguinea)Image from Wikimedia Commons Sarcodes sanguineais a parasitic plant that derives its sustenance and nutrients from mycorrhizal fungi that attach to roots of surrounding trees. Because it completely lacks chlorophyll, it is unable to produce food for itself … Keep Reading


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Mammal Monday – Treehog?

Woodchuck or Groundhog (Marmota monax)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Unit 5 Exam – Thursday, January 30th

Our first unit exam of the semester will take place in class on Thursday, January 30th. The focus of this unit is on molecular genetics and biotechnology, topics which are covered in Chapters 8 & 9 of your textbook. Due … Keep Reading


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Mammal Monday – Looking Sharp

Western European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)Image from Wikimedia Commons Read more about this species here.


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Frog Friday – Bone Up on Frog Anatomy

American Bullfrog Skeleton (Lithobates catesbeianus)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Weedy Wednesday – Buck’s Beard

Buck’s Beard (Aruncus dioicus)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Mammal Monday – Don’t Worry. I Goat Your Back.

Markhor (Capra falconeri)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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