Terry Gosliner, a curator of invertebrate zoology at the California Academy of Sciences, first spotted this sea slug, Hoplodoris rosans, on a dive in the Philippines 23 years ago. This year, he and colleagues confirmed it as a new species.
Terry Gosliner, a curator of invertebrate zoology at the California Academy of Sciences, first spotted this sea slug, Hoplodoris rosans, on a dive in the Philippines 23 years ago. In 2020, he and colleagues confirmed it as a new species.
Santa doesn’t know Zoology: Both male & female Reindeer grow antlers. But all male Reindeer lose their antlers in the late fall, well-before Christmas. So Santa’s reindeer, which all sport antlers, are therefore all female, which means Rudolf has been misgendered.
Eugen Ransonnet-Villez was a 19th century Viennese aristo, polymath and prodigy. After studying at the Academy of Fine Arts (at age 11!) he went into law, but he is best known for his amateur zoology. 1/
Professor Rebecca Kilner, University Museum of Zoology in Cambridge: There’s so much we can do to help animals survive the coldest months of the year, and we hope this #event will show people how they can enjoy playing their part #wildlife #winterwildlife
Dr Roz Wade, University Museum of Zoology in Cambridge: There’s a lot more winter wildlife in the UK than you might expect – and we hope this event will not only be educational but a lot of fun #wildlife #winterwildlife #events
From an early age, 2020 Medicine Laureate Charles Rice was extremely fond of animals. He studied zoology and thought about becoming a veterinary doctor. Later on, he decided to shift his focus to biochemistry and finding a treatment for the Hepatitis C virus.
I just had an awesome experience at Eastgate in Chapel Hill, NC. Caleb has a degree in zoology and asks his customers what their favorite animal is. He gives them facts while completing their orders! Thanks for making my day, Caleb!!! cc
In 1809 #OnThisDay , the great Charles Darwin was born. Here's Sir David Attenborough describing Darwin as "the founding father of scientific zoology and botany". See the full video here #EarlyScience #TheOriginOfSpecies #CharlesDarwin #DarwinDay #Science
...but the massing evidence from paleontology, genetics, zoology, molecular biology and other fields gradually established evolution's truth beyond reasonable doubt. Today that battle has been won everywhere—except in the public imagination. #DarwinDay
Ninety-six-year-old Alfonso Gonzales receives degree in zoology, making him oldest graduate in USC history.