30 years of June 21sts...
Here's to many MANY more decades of fun and adventure!
Thanks to my family and friends who have helped keep the past three interesting and all the next even more so.
Starting the day watching a scientist rap battle really gets you pumped for a day of doing science! If only they got the real Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson. Now THAT would be epic!
The Epic Rap Battles of History is a video series created by Nice Peter, epicLLOYD, Dave McCary, and Maker Studios. Visit their YouTube channel (ERB) to watch more of their ridiculous raps. The things these guys come up with are hilarious!
One year from today Jurrasic World comes out in theaters. You know where I will be June 12, 2015. Where will you be?
In my Google Scholar alert today was a scientific paper that I didn't think would be entirely appropriate to write a blog post about but was too hilarious to pass up..... (disclaimer: this article may not be appropriate for young audiences in that even as a grown-ass woman it made me giggle with immaturity...click at your own risk)
That's right people... this is an article investigating the evolutionary significance of fellatio (if you don't know what it is, look it up). Their results: what probably every male in the known universe could tell you, it happens because it feels good and there's real reward in that kind of pleasure.
But, looking past the seemingly obvious results, what I find astonishing about this paper is:
I am a biologist and my life is crap!