Browsing the blog archivesfor the day Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

12,000 New Species Discovered; Many are Racist

Scientists traveling through remote stretches of the South American rain forest at first were delighted by their findings. In just one month they had cataloged almost 12,000 heretofore unknown species.  But then the dark side of their discoveries sunk in:  Most of the new species appeared to be racist. Foremost was a frog that would […]