Posts Tagged ‘sf state’

Stopping Chytrid, Saving Frogs

Monday, January 6th, 2014
Vance Vredenburg, Dave Blackburn, Sonia Ghose, frogs, amphibians, salamanders, SF State, chytrid, Bd, Africa, microbes, disease, fungus

Academy researchers are working to stop the spread of the deadly chytrid fungus to save amphibians.

Birds of a Feather

Friday, November 11th, 2011
Archilochus-alexandri-002-edit

Birds of a feather: enjoy recent stories of the science of birds in today’s news roundup.

Creepy Spiders

Monday, October 31st, 2011
Wolf_eyes_for_guide

Happy Halloween! We thought we’d get you in the mood with some really creepy spiders—Lycosoidea.

Facial Expressions

Sunday, May 10th, 2009
facial

Are facial expressions learned or innate? Dr. David Matsumoto of San Francisco State researched this issue by studying photos of blind and sighted athletes at the 2004 Olympic and Paralympic games.

Articles by Tag