It's been a while since I posted on here because, frankly, life showed up. So I've been busy dealing with that and enjoying the life that showed up, even the messy parts. I'll talk about that later, though, because today I wanted to get down on digital paper some of the thoughts that have been… Continue reading Rural vs. Urban
Nature vs. Nurture
Now that we've gotten the idea of queer as a verb out of the way, let's queer the first issue in biology- that of the metaphorical nature and nurture. Most often when discussing development, people will talk about these two influences in reference to genetics and environment, respectively. The idea here is that genetics represent… Continue reading Nature vs. Nurture
Why Queer Biology?
As a first post to this new endeavor, I'd like to clarify a few terms that will be coming up and take the time to frame exactly what I'll be (or attempt to be) doing with this space. Most people probably know the term "queer" as either a noun or an adjective. As a… Continue reading Why Queer Biology?