Author Archives: N8

Friday Roundup: January 15, 2011

Berry Go Round #35 – A holiday edition at The Accidental Botanist.  More than just Poinsettias! Carnival of the Blue #44 – Make the New Year and Carnival of the Blue Year at Beach Chair Scientist. I and the Bird #141 – Birding is Fun explores how to make your birding in 2011 more enjoyable! [...]

Carny Deadlines: January 11, 2011

Friday Ark #326- to The Modulator by January 13 Scientia Pro Publica #46 – to TBD by January 14 An Inordinate Fondness #12 – to Bug Girl’s Blog by January 15 House of Herps #14 – to The Little House in the Not-So-Big Woods by January 15 I and the Bird #142 – to Birds [...]

Carny Deadlines: December 28, 2010

The last carnivals of 2010 need your submissions! Carnival of Evolution #30 – to The Dispersal of Darwin by December 30 Circus of the Spineless #57 – to Cephalove by December 30 Carnival of the Blue #44- to The Beach Chair Scientist by this December 30 Plus compilations, Bird Photography Weekly, Skywatch Friday, Today’s Flowers, [...]

Monday Roundup: December 20, 2010

So it’s not Friday, but I hope these recent carnivals start your week off right. Carnival of the Blue #43 – The Seasonal Aboreal Phasianid Edition!  Find out what that means at Deep Type Flow I and the Bird #140 – Tweets and Twitter at Peregrine’s Bird Blog An Inordinate Fondness #11 – Bug carnivals [...]

Carny Deadlines: December 14, 2010

I and the Bird #140 – to Peregrine’s Bird Blog by the end of the day today! An Inordinate Fondness #11 – to The Bug Whisperer by December 15 House of Herps #13 – to House of Herps by December 15 Friday Ark #323- to The Modulator by December 16 Scientia Pro Publica #46 – [...]

Blogging for the Gulf: A Roundup

Thanks to all the great nature bloggers out there who heard the call to post on and contact their congresspeople about the Gulf Spill Bill that would dedicate all Clean Water Act penalty money to restoration of the devastated Gulf coast.  Whether or not Congress heard us remains to be seen, as the lame duck [...]

Carny Deadlines: December 8, 2010

Friday Ark #322- to The Modulator by December 9 I and the Bird #140 – to Peregrine’s Bird Blog by December 14 An Inordinate Fondness #11 – to The Bug Whisperer by December 15 House of Herps #13 – to House of Herps by December 15 Scientia Pro Publica #46 – to This Scientific Life [...]

Friday Roundup – December 3, 2010

Berry Go Round #34 – Enjoy the fruits of the fall at Watching the World Wake Up Scientia Pro Publica #46 – Running Ponies hosts Science for the People I and the Bird #139 – National Birding Radio is supported by readers like you at From the Faraway, Nearby Circus of the Spineless #57 – [...]

Carny Deadlines: November 30, 2010

Friday Ark #321- to The Modulator by December 2 Scientia Pro Publica #45 – to Providentia by December 3 I and the Bird #140 – to Peregrine’s Bird Blog by December 14 An Inordinate Fondness #11 – to The Bug Whisperer by December 15 House of Herps #13 – to House of Herps by December [...]

Blogging for the Gulf: A Clarification

In reading back over the entreaty I suggested earlier this morning it occurs to me that the actual intent of what I’m trying to accomplish here may have been lost in all the excess verbiage about how frustrating the Deepwater Horizon was.  I apologize, because what I want to do is so important that I [...]