How did dogs evolve from wolves?

Need a study break?  Check out this fun 5-minute NY Times video about some recent research investigating the genetic and other biological differences between dogs and wolves.  You can find the video here.

Kakapo genomes!

Thanks to BI 311 student Morgan Olson for sharing this great story about sequencing New Zealand parrot (kakapo) genomes, all 153 of them 🙂

You can see the story here: