The article looks at the feud between scientist Tyrone B. Hayes and the chemical company Syngenta, which produces the herbicide atrazine, which Hayes contends causes gender shifts in frog populations.
Topics discussed include Hayes's work with consulting firm Pacific EcoRisk
Transsexual frogs summary amphibian The article profiles Tyrone Hayes, a member of the biology faculty at the University of California, Berkeley, and his dealings with the agribusiness Syngenta. Topics discussed include his work with the herbicide atrazine and amphibians, his experience as an African American student at Harvard The article reports that the United Arab Emirates found method of extracting poisonous substances from the skin of frogs for producing an antibiotic agent which helps fighting bacteria.
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of dissecting a frog for his dental research back in college.