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Diagram Prize: Genital book Nature’s Nether Regions makes shortlist

A book about the evolution of genitals has been shortlisted for this year’s Diagram Prize for the oddest book title of the past year.

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-31661457


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“Darwins Peepshow”


Most probably our S5-students were a little uncertain what to expect from the reading with Menno Schilthuizen about the evolution of the reproductive organs of different species.

In summary it can be stated that the overall interest towards the current topic of the biology curriculum outweighed the few giggles during our expert’s presentation. Amongst others, our students learned more about the diversity of the reproductive organs, the reasons why particular shapes evolved but also how our guest came to write his book.



FNP 24.02.2015

Wetterauer Zeitung 24.02.2015

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