Day: January 14, 2009

More Mammoth News

They’ve done it! Stephen Schuster and his amigos have successfully sequenced the full wooly mammoth genome, which comes in at over four billion DNA bases. Webb Miller said, We have shown that it’s possible for small groups of scientists to sequence entire genomes. The group responsible for the sequencing was still mum on whether or […]

The Natty Nittany

Silas. Inside Webster’s Bookstore/Cafe. (If you haven’t noticed a trend here.) While flannels are the order of the day for this cold weather, that doesn’t mean you have to channel your inner lumberjack.  Kudos to the beret.  Earning him even more street cred is the story behind it: it was handed down by his former […]