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    Reconnect With Nature on These Expeditions

    Gain a deeper understanding of the natural world through these educative programs and expeditions. Scientific Expeditions for Citizens You don’t need to be a biologist to go on these adventures! Taxon Expeditions organizes expeditions to [...]
  • Animal Parenting

    Parenting Strategies of Egg-Laying Moms

    In some species, egg-laying moms construct elaborate nests, burrows, or hiding spots for egg incubation. In other species, embryos are attached to the mother’s body in a specialized pouch or in a crevasse on her [...]

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Happy Holidays: 5 Facts About Christmas Tree Worms

December 25, 2019 0
Christmas tree worms are so named because these marine worms have colourful spiral plumes that resemble a Christmas tree! They come in a variety of colours, like red, orange, pink, blue, white, yellow, and brown. […]
Animal Reproduction

Clone Babies – Asexual Reproduction Through Parthenogenesis

December 18, 2019 0
Through an asexual reproduction process called parthenogenesis or thelytoky, several species of females can produce genetic clones of themselves. This process does not require a genetic contribution from a male (sperm). However, most parthenogenetic females […]
Dr. Carin Bondar