A quick trip to Israel

This last week was the “10th Symposium on the Lacertids of the Mediterranean Basin and 2nd Symposium on Mediterranean Lizards.” I know… a mouthful. There was just about more conference title than participants. All told, about 50 people similarly excited about lizards living in Mediterranean habitats descended on Tel Aviv and shared their work. The … More A quick trip to Israel


Let me follow up that last post with something quick and fun. I was walking along the beach waiting for restaurants to open (at 8:30!) when I happened along an elderly gentleman fishing for a local restaurant. I sat and watched him for a while and saw him pull in a beautiful octopus and an … More Fishing!