Daily Archives: September 14, 2013

The Devil’s Pool

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Ping pong Ball Explosion

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Flickr: Sam Droege’s Photostream

Flickr: Sam Droege’s Photostream.

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scorpion dagger

scorpion dagger.

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Strong Man

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Underground home was built as Cold War-era hideaway | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Underground home was built as Cold War-era hideaway | Las Vegas Review-Journal.

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McCain Accuses Obama of Thinking Before Using Force : The New Yorker

McCain Accuses Obama of Thinking Before Using Force : The New Yorker.

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Mozambique Diary: The fat coneheads of Gorongosa

Originally posted on The Smaller Majority:
Conehead katydid Lanista annulicornis (a.k.a. L. africana) showing its huge, sharp mandibles designed for cutting and crushing grass seeds. They also do an admirable job on human skin. A few years ago I was…

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New research: Bison dung, prairie plants, and mammoth inferences

Originally posted on The Contemplative Mammoth:
What happens when large herbivores disappear from landscapes? Much of my research to date has used the extinction of the Pleistocene megafauna as a natural experiment, documenting the cascading effects of the loss of…

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Crane fly mimicry

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
by Matthew Cobb This is another beast that popped up in my Twitter feed, though I can’t remember when.  In this photo by Abalone from Germany It looks like a wasp at first…

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Diptera Blitz wrap-up

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Valley Fever, The Archaeologist’s Scourge – Body Horrors | DiscoverMagazine.com

Valley Fever, The Archaeologist’s Scourge – Body Horrors | DiscoverMagazine.com.

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NASA launches a frog, and experimental biogeograhy

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
by Greg Mayer On Sept. 6, NASA launched the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) towards the moon, where it will go into orbit to gather data on the thin lunar atmosphere.…

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Teen exorcists!

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I believe I’ve mentioned the Teen Exorcists before, but if you missed it, you’re missing some real LOLs.  The sad thing, though, is that this isn’t meant to be a joke. Meet the…

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Zimmerman’s Police Chief Agrees He’s A ‘Sandy Hook’ Waiting To Happen

Zimmerman’s Police Chief Agrees He’s A ‘Sandy Hook’ Waiting To Happen.

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BBC News – Monty Hall problem: The probability puzzle that makes your head melt

BBC News – Monty Hall problem: The probability puzzle that makes your head melt.

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Mathieu Bich Fooled Penn & Teller

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Penn & Teller Fool Us underwater trick

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Hunting Golden eagle Vs Fox – Human Planet – BBC

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Monitor Lizard Licks Steve’s Eye!!! – Deadly 60 – Series 2 – BBC

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Slugs N’ Shellz (Snailz) – Episode 6

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Meet the Microbes Living In Your Home | TIME.com

Meet the Microbes Living In Your Home | TIME.com.

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