UofG biology students rock!

Baba Brinkman rocks Evolution 2012.

It hasn’t been all science talks during the Evolution 2012 conference in Ottawa. Last night, Oxford University Press and Trends in Ecology and Evolution treated attendees to the highly entertaining lyrical stylings of Baba Brinkman and his Rap Guide to Evolution. For those of you who missed it (note that this was mandatory for […]

Off That by Baba Brinkman.

The latest from sci-rapper Baba Brinkman. Warning: contains some bad words and good arguments.

k.d. Lang at the Olympic opening ceremony.

In case you missed it, here is what will surely be widely considered one of the major highlights of the opening ceremony of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver.

Until someone posts a high-quality video of the ceremony itself, enjoy this version.


Evolutionary music.

I have added several items to Evolver Zone in the “music” category. Check them out. (The Rap Guide to Evolution, in particular, is outstanding and very highly recommended). The Rap Guide to Evolution by Baba Brinkman Darwin Song Project by various artists Origin of Species in Dub by Genomic Dub Collective (aka Mark Pallen) […]

Speed River.

Just because, here’s a new song by The Tragically Hip from their recent album We Are the Same. If you’re Canadian, you already know The Hip (and, according to one humourous list I have seen, you’re really Canadian if you know why “killerwhaletank” is funny). If you’re not, and you don’t, you owe it […]