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How do rodents carry out ‘whisk’ assessments? | Natural History Museum

How do rodents carry out ‘whisk’ assessments? | Natural History Museum

Our world is one of light and vision We will never experience the dark as some mammals do, filled with detailed sensory information But we are beginning to understand the role of some key features, like whiskers Whiskers are particularly important for small, nocturnal, arboreal mammals. They use them for foraging, so finding and identifying …

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Palaeontologist uses 3D models to explore brain evolution in rodents and primates

Palaeontologist uses 3D models to explore brain evolution in rodents and primates

Ornella Bertrand: So in their minds people think that paleontologists spend so much time in the field Like Tomb Raider or Indiana Jones, or they will be in a museum dusting out fossils But I think paleontology has evolved, and what paleontologists can do has evolved as well Much of Ornella’s work uses 3D technology …

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Northern Star Council 2014 Silver Beaver Award Recipients

Northern Star Council 2014 Silver Beaver Award Recipients

The National Court of Honor, Boy Scouts America in recognition of exceptional and noteworthy service to youth and in grateful acknowledgement of the good that has and will continue to come from this service is both pleased and honored to convey upon these distinguished citizens the coveted “Silver Beaver Award.” Male Voice: Tonight is about …

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Living with Rats

Living with Rats

We all got some type of pest in our house, right? Na, na, na. I have no clue what you’re talking ’bout. (rly tabbes) Like mother DICK, what even is that?! (omg that looks like me) Some type of radioactive– NOPE Okay, listen. I’m talking regular pests. (you mean me) The commoner’s Pokemon. Like cockroaches, …

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Learn More About Golden Eagle Log and Timber Homes

Learn More About Golden Eagle Log and Timber Homes

Over the last 50 years, Golden Eagle has set the standard in log and timber home living. Following an idea that has been inherited through generations, the Parmeter family remains uncompromising in design and engineering of the world’s most energy efficient homes. Their legacy is the result of a collective obsession, to offer a superior …