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Winter Landing

It has been cold around Indianapolis but surprisingly not seeing much snow at all. We have always got a bunch of geese landed next to our home and sometimes there’ll be hundreds. 29 more words


Discovery World Creatures

On a Sunday afternoon, I visited Discovery World in my hometown of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as a part of museum swap day. Of course, I headed to the aquarium section immediately! 268 more words



Turtle Diary:  Book by Russell Hoban, but I was watching the 1980s film version, starring Glenda Jackson and Ben Kingsley.

The book has many details left out of the film, but the film is also full of details not in the book.   104 more words

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Mind your feet

The Seramas are occupying the conservatory and occasionally the kitchen.  Failing to watch the feet leads to small smelly squelches.  I fear it could also lead to small flat chickens, and how would I ever explain that? 50 more words

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Animals that Self-medicate

Many animal species have created their own pharmacies from ingredients that commonly occur in nature. Birds, bees, lizards, elephants, and chimpanzees all share a survival trait: They… 159 more words


Telling off the screen

is a pointless activity.  However I did quite a lot of it during Mount St Elias, a film about some lunatics who climbed a large mountain for the sole purpose of skiing down its vast, sheer and appalling slopes, and a few other lunatics who helped them do it. 66 more words

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