When was the term “instar” put forth to describe the staggering morphological changes in the life cycle of many insects? By whom? And what were the circcumstances?
History of Science – the little bits I have been able to find seem VERY heavily weighted towards Europe and America. ?! What did the Incas and Aztecs and Chinese and Arabia and other non-Europeans think? The early Greeks: air, earth, fire, water. The humors: blood, phlegm, bile and black bile.
What’s in my back yard?
What’s in that bag of dirt?
What do Disney/ Dubai and the history of the Natural Sciences (in Europe and America) have to do with my back yard?