Category Archives: Biology

Quick Shots

Got a few random links I thought I’d share. First is from Uncle Jesse, and it made me smile: America is slowly—but surely—becoming a nation of tea drinkers As a tea drinker this made me really happy! The U.S. market … Continue reading

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“Gun Death” James Brady

Ok this story REEKS of Political Grandstanding A Virginia medical examiner has ruled the death of former White House press secretary James Brady a homicide resulting from the 1981 assassination attempt against President Ronald Reagan, a Washington police spokesman said … Continue reading

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Some Good Old Gross Biology!

Mdev Sent me this this story. It’s all about masturbation in the animal kingdom. It covers everything from Birds to Mammals and their ways to auto-erotically stimulate themselves. Still what got good old Mdev to think of me, was the … Continue reading

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Scatology in SPACE!

Neat video! Of course on Earth we do similar stuff, just we have this big environment to process the waste in very mundane ways.

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I’m Going To See if We Can Get These For the Lab!

Clear Mice! The research team demonstrated a simple method for creating opaque organs, bodies, and human tissue without disrupting the cellular structure. The study was published in the July 31 edition of Cell Press. The finding could lead to a … Continue reading

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Good Momma Under the Sea

Now this is kinda neat! Scientists have observed a deep-sea octopus that brood its eggs for four and one half years-longer than any other known animal. According to the researchers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), the female … Continue reading

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Ducklings Can Do It All!

A Duckling falls down the waterfall and can’t get back with momma. What does he do? It’s like a video game puzzle level! He figured it out! MUSIC!!! Sometimes the longer way around is the smarter way to play! H/T … Continue reading

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Don’t Ban it, FIX IT!

Another messed up execution from the Rube-Goldberg machine: A convicted murderer in Arizona gasped and snorted for more than 90 minutes after a lethal injection Wednesday, his attorneys and witnesses said, dying in a botched execution that prompted the governor … Continue reading

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Well That is Saddly Ironic

Beatles vs. Beetles: In a case of unbelievable coincidence, a pine tree planted in memory of the late Beatle George Harrison was killed by a beetle infestation. The tree, planted in a Los Angeles park, was overrun with bark beetles, … Continue reading

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Therapy Ducks

Of all the therapy animals, this is one I can get behind: An Army veteran who hurt his back during the Iraq War is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are … Continue reading

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