To Be or Not To Be

My ovaries are filled with eggs. By some stroke of fate, not all of them were created equal. One quarter are normal, carrying the potential to create a genetically sound offspring. One quarter are do not contain enough genetic material and are completely fucked—no embryo formed from one of these eggs could grow into a… Continue reading To Be or Not To Be

Introducing “On the Origin of the Species”

Now that I have a few posts under my belt, I've decided to kick it up a notch and develop a plan to tackle one of the biggest sources in my current curriculum: On the Origin of  Species by Means of Natural Selection, by Charles Darwin. Although Darwin's work was originally published in 1859, it still remains… Continue reading Introducing “On the Origin of the Species”