Genetics Again – My Way

Genetics Again – My Way

Now, I’ve always had a problem understanding genetics. And that’s nothing new to anyone following this blog as I’ve written about it before. Just encountering the G word makes me feel dumb.   Radiolab has released a genetic centered podcast that is interesting. It’s not so much theory that seems to steam roll me. But an entertaining mix of history, fact and narration. Inheritance Now […]

Bee Genetics

Bee Genetics

Natural beekeeping tends to produce superior honeybee colonies. Ever wonder why? Randy Oliver, in a talk with North American Beekeeping Federation(ABF) bee breeders describes why. The ABF recorded his presentation and kindly provides access to it. Scientific Beekeeping: Thoughts About Queen Breeding Randy discusses: epigenetics natural selection processes the effects of treating and genetic selection why natural triumphs over hybridization and how to win in […]

Genetics – I just can’t get it!

Genetics – I just can’t get it!

Well, I promised to tell the rest of this story. So here it is. But what’s with genetics? I’ve got the mind, the ability and the desire to understand it. And I’ve tried to force an understanding. But can’t. Several times, I’ve picked up a college genetic text book and tried to master the basics. I’ll make it through the first half which covers the […]

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