Archive for ‘Nature’

April 7, 2020

Supermoon a’ comin’

by allthoughtswork

“On Tuesday, April 7, at 2:08 p.m. EDT (1808 GMT), the moon will arrive at its closest point to Earth in 2020…and 8 hours and 35 minutes later, the moon will officially turn full.”

So, all you werewolves sheltering in place: Take a Xanax, ‘cuz shit’s about to get weird.

December 17, 2019

True Facts: Mudskippers

by duncanr

November 28, 2019

Claws vs Nails

by duncanr

claws evolved into nails in some species of animals – this TED animated talk suggests reasons why

November 12, 2019

Yes, deer migrate

by allthoughtswork

November 11, 2019

The Hills are Alive . . .

by duncanr

and the Trees are breathing – and some prat is filming this phenomenon with his phone in vertical mode (sigh !)

November 11, 2019

Healing Our Planet: Restoring the Earth

by duncanr

in this TED talk, Alan Watson-Featherstone describes his life’s work to restore Scotland’s ancient Caledonian Forest – ‘a gift for future generations’

November 10, 2019

Giraffe MMA fight

by allthoughtswork

They use the rarely seen and much fearedĀ ossicone manuever.

November 9, 2019

Go to Uganda, they said. Maybe you’ll spot a gorilla.

by allthoughtswork

November 4, 2019

“Waiter, I need more ice!”

by allthoughtswork

Starts at 30 seconds in.

November 4, 2019

The No Elk Left Behind program

by allthoughtswork

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