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Fish, Fisheries and Queryomics

How to Spot a Fake Shark in a Photo: Some real Southern Fried Science

The Southern Fried Scientist has published a really informative and fun guide to spotting doctored photographs with sharks (or other fish) in them. Please, friends, allow Beel to present one … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Smithsonian Exhibition “X-Ray Vision: Fish Inside Out”

Beel ran across a reference to an exhibit developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.  This exhibit opened early last year and will travel through 2015.  It currently is taking … Continue reading

January 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Presidential Fishes. Part II. A Fish Named For Richard Nixon

Please let Beel present a fish that surely must have been named after a Republican president. As Beel sees it, surely the slippery dick Halichoeres bivittatus must have been named … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Presidential Fishes

Well, Beel is amused.  Ichthyologists Rick Mayden and Steve Layman described five species of darters, small fishes related to yellow perch and walleye, and named them after Barack Obama; former … Continue reading

December 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

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