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Rock Flipping: Two Worms and a Pill-bug

Today is International Rock Flipping Day, a day to get outside and discover what critters lurk below rocks at the edges of our backyards, vacant lots, alleyways, and other wild and not-so-wild places. 635 more words

Ecology And Environment

Physics and fatality

Those working in the area of theoretical physics may have noticed that the mean time between being noticed by the rest of the world is about two years, give or take a year. 405 more words

Ecology And Environment

India's first 'coral garden

In an attempt to conserve several coral species at one place and to boost tourism in the state, the country’s first ‘coral garden’ will be set up at… 209 more words

Ecology And Environment

golden, gilded, glad (2)

Yesterday I went to the UBC Farm market to purchase their wonderful vegetables, herbs and flowers as I often do. Yesterday’s super treat was the Honey Extraction and sale by Jenny Ma of Vancouver Honeybees… 261 more words

Art

Here is why you shouldn't kill spiders!

 

Do you usually kill spiders? If yes, well then you should stop. Spiders almost never bite people. If we didn’t have spiders, the world would over populate with bugs, and they would practically take of the whole world (and they would also be huge). 36 more words

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where are we headed?

Recently I came upon this cartoon in the Globe & Mail; I laughed at the cleverness of the illustration but at the same time I was struck by its sad truth. 194 more words

Bees