Tag Archives: biodiversity

Planning the Perfect Alien Invasion

It sounds like a conspiracy theory: there are invaders all over the world, lurking in plain sight. The thought of it immediately calls to mind fantastical Dr. Who-worthy plots where little green martian men wear the skins of humans and … Continue reading

Posted in Quirky Questions, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making the Cut: The ‘Best’ New Species from 2014

Yesterday, the International Institute for Species Exploration released its ‘Top 10 New Species of 2015’ list. Every year, approximately 18 000 new species are named, and a panel of taxonomists sift through these taxonomic discoveries to assemble the top 10 … Continue reading

Posted in Species Extraordinaire | Tagged , | Leave a comment