Jun 30, 2010


"Bands of chimpanzees violently kill individuals from neighboring groups in order to expand their own territory, according to a 10-year study of a chimp community in Uganda."

iStockphoto/Gary Wales

Jun 29, 2010

I have to agree on this:

It looks much better than Green Pheasants or Kois.

Jun 28, 2010

Some like it clean and pure, some like it messy and dirt.

I go both ways.

Jun 26, 2010

Dolphins rip waves for fun.

Draw your conclusions.

Jun 25, 2010


Be like the fox.

Jun 24, 2010

Welcome to the fantastic world of onomatopoeic birds.

"My name is a word born from the sound of vibrations on my syrinx".

Born again.

Turritopsis nutricula can use transdifferentiation to transform one's cells backwards to polyp stage and begin the whole cycle.
For the uninitiated: This is a kind of biological immortality. In an animal.

(Photo: Peter Schuchert)

Jun 11, 2010

Pacific Ocean is fun!

How about a cocktail with tetrodotoxin, 5-hydroxytryptamine, hyaluronidase, tyramine, histamine, tryptamine, octopamine, taurine, acetylcholine, and dopamine?

Jun 10, 2010

The Autistic puzzle:

You won't solve it by stopping vaccination.

Jun 8, 2010

Strange adaptations:

Cute Overload. So cute they blow your head off if you stare too long.

Jun 2, 2010

Another round in the eternal fight between...

...Times New Roman vs. Arial.