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The maquakes of Arayashima

Everybody needs a companion in life. I think this is a parent and a child. More pictures on A Word a week photograph challenge

Japan

10 Truly Terrible Species Invasions

Nature is filled with animals that present hazards, feed on other species, or serve as dominant players in the ecosystem, but in this slightly distressing account, we examine the worst examples of nature gone rogue. 1,476 more words

Animals

Cercopithecidae

Wow! Cercopithecidae a HUGE primate family! It includes almost all Old World Monkeys. If you need a refresher on what “Old World” means, it means that these monkeys are basically from anywhere that is not South America. 212 more words

Africa

Sarawak, Borneo

Borneo is one of those far away places everyone’s heard of and atleast once dreamed of visiting. Since Australia’s a continent and Greenland is always depicted much larger on a map than it is, Borneo is technically the largest island in the world. 542 more words

World Travels

Variable Anim…Drongo!

Hello everyone! The BES Drongos recently conducted our last training walk before the official opening for public trail walks.

Look at all the ready faces! 1,071 more words

Weary mother

A weary macaque mother at Ubud’s Monkey forest temple, Bali. These sacred monkeys are Crab-eating macaques (Macaca fascicularis) and apparently only very rarely give birth to twins.

Nine Months In

India has a certain smell. Actually it consists of a vast range of smells, many are amazingly good and some are appallingly bad, and together they blend into something distinctive that I will always associate with this country. 1,832 more words

Travel