Tag Archives: nature

dragonflies are so cool…

I love dragonflies for many reasons: they’re fast, quick, probably pound for pound the best arial predator. They are also deaf. Apparently, when they migrate, it’s a multi-generational project. I can’t quite wrap my head around this idea. Can you … Continue reading

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Tahoe Time

[Audio: music] Wow! I love Lake Tahoe — spent many summers and winters here growing up 🙂 Like 0

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This Bay Area Fire Lookout Might Have the Best View in the World

[Audio: music] (There’s a few other noises, sometimes the sound of a door closing, talking to the radio identifying himself, but it’s all background.) Wow. See full article here. Like 0

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chimpanzee rolling

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dolphin birth

From the video upload: Keo and female calf- born Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 at 5:10pm. Video by Mike Peterson, Dolphin Quest Hawaii It’s A Girl! New Dolphin Baby Is First Second-Generation Calf Born at Dolphin Quest Hawaii A baby dolphin … Continue reading

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pig lifeguard

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hippo lifeguard

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fire tornado

[Audio: English; Captions: incoherent autocaption] Just amazing. From the Youtube upload: THERE’S something mean and magical about Australia’s Outback. An Alice Springs filmmaker captured both when a whirlwind of fire erupted before his eyes. Chris Tangey of Alice Springs Film … Continue reading

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a bee collects pollen

photo by Martin Meissner, via 24 hours in pictures at Guardian. Lots of gorgeous pics there. But I love this one of a fuzzy butt. h/t Laura: thanks! Like 0

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to the top of the world

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catch me before i fall

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the universal appeal of mud puddles…

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