Well, this is an unusual occurrence, readers! Click the link to learn more about this odd adoption in nature. It may be one for the history books! 😀 Bald eagles adopt baby hawk and raise it as one of their own By Nick 5 May, 2021 In one of the most defying sights that nature … Continue reading Not of a Feather
Sort of? It is an armadillo lizard, and it is cute. But it really is not much of a dragon. Not unless some scientists take their cue from Anne McCaffrey’s* series, Dragon Riders of Pern*, that is! And before said scientists run off to their Labs of Doom, allow me to say (with an appropriate … Continue reading Enter the Dragon
At this rate, I am beginning to think everything alive has at least the capacity for biofluorescence and/or bioluminescence. We have glow-in-the-dark sharks, springhares that glow, platypuses, wombats, and possums that glow…. And researchers just discovered that Tasmanian devils glow in the dark. God works wonders to behold, readers. It just may be that humans … Continue reading Biofluorescence Everywhere!
Sorry, readers, but the pun was irresistible. Take a look at this fantastic article to learn more (and understand my pun!): Nobody painted these glowing pink springhares—their Day-Glo is all natural ERIN FENNESSY | PUBLISHED APR 2, 2021 4:00 AM Glowing lights in nature aren’t limited to fireflies and glowworms. A new study published in Nature last month discovered … Continue reading Glowing Reports on African Springhares
No, I am not making this up, readers. And this is not a title ripped from the cover of one of the great Karina Fabian’s* books, either. She does nuns in space, not squid. Though perhaps this will give her some ideas…. Click the link to learn more! Nasa to launch baby squid to International … Continue reading Squids in Spaaace…!
If you have arachnophobia, readers, then click away now. Also, if you have an aversion to horror stories – fictional or otherwise – this news will probably not appeal to you. Should neither of these things present an issue, well then, read on! Take a look at the creepy phenomenon described in the link below: … Continue reading Attack of the Zombified Arachnids!
Click the link to learn more, readers! Scientists discover why two shark species emit green glow Previously undiscovered group of molecules found to be behind phenomenon Nicola Davis Thu 8 Aug 2019 The secret behind the eerie glow of two shark species has been revealed in a study which sheds light on the origin and … Continue reading More Bioluminescent Discoveries!
My apologies but The Wizard of Oz* allusion was, once again, too good to pass up. And it also makes me think of Disney’s animated movie Bolt*, which nailed the portrayal of the pigeon in the course of its story. If you have not seen that movie yet, I heartily recommend since it is both … Continue reading A Pigeon of another Color!
Not quite, but the title caught your interest, did it not? Click the link to learn more, readers! Scientists Turn Spider Webs Into Spider Music Apr 27, 2021 Steve Palace Spider fans are making music…using the webs of their eight-legged friends! Not actual webs, but virtual ones. Prof Markus J. Buehler of the Massachusetts Institute … Continue reading The Itsy, Bitsy Spider – Joins An Orchestra?!
Click the link to learn more, readers! First-ever white cougar spotted in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest By Nick 13 December, 2020 A series of striking photos of an extremely rare white cougar have recently baffled the Internet. The four images were taken in 2013, but they recently resurfaced as scientists confirmed this was the first ever recorded case … Continue reading A White…Cougar?!