Category: Lab News

March 6 2017

There are lots of different kinds of jobs in science, and one of the most important jobs is that of a technician. In many research labs, technicians are the people who have the skills to do the hands-on work of[…]

December 15 2016

The students who work in the Lizard Lab have accepted the “Mannequin Challenge” and made a video of ourselves one day while we were “working” in the lab… (Note: Although we were being silly, we were also very careful to[…]

September 5 2016

It’s been an amazing summer, here in the Lizard Lab! We have learned a lot of new things (see here and here), thought about new ideas to test, collected the data to see if those ideas are right (see here, here, and[…]

August 15 2016

This summer, we were lucky to have two high school interns work with us in the Lizard Lab! One of those interns, Riann, wrote about her time in the lab. Read on to see what she learned, and for her advice[…]

August 9 2016

This summer the Lizard Lab, or as I like to call them, the team, and I have been working really hard. Between taking care of all our lizards and making progress on our own projects, our work is never done![…]

July 7 2016

Hello, everyone! My name is Hannah, and I recently returned from a field trip with the Lizard Lab. We went together to Corpus Christi, Texas where we spent two days exploring the beautiful South Texas Botanical Gardens and studying the[…]

June 1 2016

Hey everybody! We are excited to introduce a new series on our blog: A summer of science: real stories from a lizard lab. The goal of this series is to give you a peek into what it’s really like to[…]

April 18 2016

Hi everyone! Those of us in the Lizard Lab have been so busy studying lizards that we haven’t posted on our blog in a long time. What have we been doing? We’ve been catching lizards, measuring lizard muscles and brains,[…]

January 15 2015

If you’re a kid in the United States, you’ve probably had to do a project for your school’s annual science fair. First, you have to think of an interesting question, and then you conduct your experiment and collect your data.[…]

June 23 2014

The Lizard Lab is lucky to have a high school student working with us this summer!  Sian Rips is a junior at the International School of the Americas in San Antonio, and she’s become involved in several projects in the[…]

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