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Walvis Bay - Flamingos, Seals and Sand...

A remote lighthouse at the end of a deserted, windswept beach filled with beautiful flamingos. Sound romantic? Our experience staying at the Pelican Point Lighthouse in Walvis Bay, Namibia was indeed romantic but with a few unexpected twists. 1,658 more words


Species is a Social Construct: Or my Grandfather's Totally Badass Dog

My grandfather was a badass kind of guy, so of course his dogs were awesome, too.

He lived in a part of the country where coyotes were still a problem for livestock producers (it’s always a bummer when your favorite chicken gets eaten,) so he got this German Shepherd. 560 more words

Wild Golden Jackals At Yarkon Park

There are packs of wild Golden Jackals roaming Yarkon Park in Tel Aviv. Yesterday at sunset I encountered a couple. They were very friendly and I could get really close. 14 more words


A-to-Z Challenge -- Letter J

Astraeus Earth Force Station, 2115 A.D.

By 6:00 am, Davies’ team still hadn’t located the Makaa. Every tent had been tossed, the few “businesses” down there had been searched, but they’d come up empty. 2,268 more words


Canopic Jar, Sketch 054

Sketch 054: Canopic Jar with a jackal-headed lid, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 11 more words