Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Affiliated Sites | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

Much learned from lowly drosophila

June 10, 2014
Dr. Shahar Madjar (smadjar@yahoo.com) , The Mining Journal

I am told that some of my jokes do not translate well. Here is one: one fly tells another, "I must be very important, for wherever I go, people are clapping their hands." Translation: the fly thinks it is important but in reality, the pest is a pure nuisance. Everywhere it goes (or rather flies), people want to put an end to its annoying presence, to hit and kill it mid-flight with one quick handclap.

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web