Japan's science in '08

| Dec 31, 2008

Japan's science in '08

by Rowan Hooper

In Chinese astrology, rats are said to hunger for power and to be unpredictable, and in 2008 — a Year of the Rat — both those characteristics were clearly in evidence. What with the financial crisis that is changing the established order of things, ...

Dolphin 'crimes' exposed

| Sep 10, 2008

Dolphin 'crimes' exposed

by Rowan Hooper

I love it when animals do things that we don’t expect, especially when they do things we might have species- centeredly thought were unique to humans, or when they do something that appears to be “out of character.” So that’s warning enough right away ...