Animals

How President Beadle rescued the cat

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Or, who’s that barefoot man on the roof of the president’s house?

Modo, Rockefeller Chapel’s cat, tells all

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Thoughts on life at Rockefeller, squirrels, and Phil the Phoenix.

Snakes make the finest kind of pets

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From our print archive: A bull snake in 1937 enjoys campus life, “siestas under the Victrola.”

The urban wild

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Zachary Cannon, AM’99, became attuned to the natural world all around him in Chicago’s urban landscape.

Urchin business

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Retiring professor Michael LaBarbera’s Invertebrate Biology class concludes with a view of an “alien landscape.”

A fuzzy concept

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Scientists turned to nature to solve a high-tech problem.

Human (and non-human) rights

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Comparative human development’s new chair sees the field expanding in new directions.

This dog’s life

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The many sides of Yoder.

Coaxing the fossil record back to life

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Scientist Michael LaBarbera searches for tiny sea creatures—brachiopods—in underwater caves, to help flesh out the evolutionary record.

Water world

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Portraits of the creatures in Michael LaBarbera’s biology lab. Plus: a fund to support undergraduate science research.

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