Your Smart Device is Making You Weird: Family Norms

joebowman.scienceblog.com – Like clockwork, new devices and technology come along to enhance and enrich our lives.  Smart phones and tablets are the laptops and PDA’s of our Age.  Small, usually pocket sized gadgets are more powerful now than ever before. I was leaving a restaurant recently and I noticed a young family at a table … Read moreYour Smart Device is Making You Weird: Family Norms

A Very Brief Overview of Cactus Spines

By Joe Bowman | joebowman.scienceblog.com In the dry and parched lands of the Americas the cactus in all it’s many forms thrive in the some of the most challenging environments.  In ecosystems where even the slightest advantage can mean the difference between survival and extinction each adaptation brings new opportunities for gaining advantages. The most … Read moreA Very Brief Overview of Cactus Spines