Deep inside the corpse flower are its developing fruits (painted in the sketch above). After 6-9 months, they’ll look like a column full of beautiful ripe tomatoes, tempting birds to eat them and distribute the seeds inside. 127 more words
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You’re probably aware of the deplorable trade in wildlife that’s driving many mammal species to extinction. Rhino horns for Chinese traditional medicine, elephant ivory for ornaments, or monkeys as exotic pets.
This is George Carlin – a remarkable man. He says it as it is. He speaks about taboo subjects like religion and politics. An incredibly intelligent man. 51 more words
Excerpt of Luangpor’s Reflections 16/10/16 (prior to departure for blessing trip to India):
Those who are not physically going to bless in India, use the mind that is mighty and limitless to rejoice in the blessings, it will reach all places in the same way. 222 more words