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A couple quick updates from the lab!
Brad‘s research on sexual dimorphism of scorpions was recently featured on livescience: http://www.livescience.com/45938-female-scorpions-bite-more.html Want to read the actual paper? 70 more words
The astonishing spectacle of a leopard savaging a crocodile has been captured for the first time on camera. A series of incredible pictures taken at a South African game reserve document the first known time that a leopard has taken on and defeated one of the fearsome reptiles. 220 more words
During my observation visit to Rosebery Park last Friday, I was lucky enough to stumble upon a family of six carrion crows – a pair of adults (I assume the parents, though there are reports of cooperative breeding in Spanish carrion crows – see reference), and four juveniles. 1,683 more words