Designed for disaster

Have you ever looked at your hands…like REALLY looked at your hands? Our mitts are massively complicated assemblages of ligaments and bone. Human hands help us pick up pencils, swim freestyle stroke, and even occasionally type blog posts. 30 million years of descent with modification, random variation, selection and adaptation separate our paws from orangutan […]

Things I like Thursday

Konichiwa my kick-ass readers! I hope all of you stalwart samurai out there are having a wonderful week, and a thrilling Thursday. My morning started with a mile of freestyle. It’s been a while since I’ve done a “things I like thursday post,” mostly because I’ve been busy making up recipes, learning about DNA, running […]