Category Archives: Critters

Spotted outside….

  Above picture taken by the FYB. There was a pair of blue birds looking at the lighthouse on the tire retaining wall as a possible nest.  Apologies for the blurry pictures- it was dusk and there’s enough light to get a really clear picture. Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet […]

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NOT for Arachnophobics!

Updated to fix the missing pictures.  They were here- but I tried Blogger’s “Jump break” button, and it didn’t work. Seriously. If you freaked out by spiders, do not look at the rest of this post. I really, really mean it. You do NOT want to look and see what the FYG found in the […]

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Polar Bears

Five times as many now as there were fifty years ago. Or, perhaps it would be more accurate to say that we know about five times as many polar bears today as we did fifty years ago. Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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Drawing with fossilized squid ink

This is just very cool and pretty much incredible (the article is about half a year old, but still, very cool).  Paleontologists cracked open an ordinary rock, they thought: only to find the one-inch-long black ink sac inside. Whoa.  So then what’d they do? After realising what they had stumbled across, they took out a […]

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Missy the Rat Terrier

This is my father’s annoying little beastly girl-dog, Missy: Do not let this faux cuteness fool you.  She is a yappy, snappy dog who terrorizes the Zeus Dog.  This is embarrassing, because the Zeus dog could swallow her in one gulp without even straining.  He just doesn’t know it. She is a Brat Terrier of […]

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