I was reading Alison’s latest post, old fossils on a spoil heap, and on reading ’Amphioxus (Branchiostoma) - and us.’ I thought ‘cue It’s A Long Way From Amphioxus’.

Seeing as it’s Friday, you can hear it for yourself:

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There’s an annotated version of the lyrics on flounder.com. (Where else would you find it but on a marine biology website.)

It’s sweetly performed, but I personally would love to see a version accompanied with a nice video.

Other articles on Code for life:

Tracks on the Moon

I’m a scientist – the film

Reviewing Deadly Choices

World report on disability