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Scallop laboring on Labor Day weekend

September 6, 2015 by


Author: Skylar Bayer What are you doing on Labor Day? I bet whatever you’re doing is more relaxing than what I’m going to be spending the next three days enduring. This crazy, scallop spawning life. I know, scallops are delicious and deliciously sexy like the Boiticelli Birth of Venus painting we all know and love. […]

Why My ‘Nads are so Important

November 30, 2012 by


Author: Skylar Bayer     Revised: January 31, 2013 Without meaning to, my (scallop) gonads have made internet fame in the last few days. I’d like to followup with a few short comments on why these samples and this kind of research is so important. I actually wrote about this topic previously in the context of policy meetings. […]

Found: My Lost ‘Nads

November 28, 2012 by


Author: Skylar Bayer This is my version of what happened Monday. That morning I drove up to Mount Desert Island to take care of a few things. The first item on my agenda was to have a meeting regarding my thesis progress. The second item was to recover scallop gonads that had been carefully collected […]