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bread for breakfast and breakfast for dinner

The sand feels like

chopped woods on her feet and

the logs feel like glass.  Her father picks

her up and tells her

to wash her feet when they… 64 more words

Of Salamanders & Women

I began the journey bleeding. Gushing. A steady stream of bodily fluid leaking from my being. My fucking period. Of course I was on my fucking period when I was to be going on this work trip. 1,303 more words


The Eastern Asian – Eastern North American Disjunct: Part 2

In Part 1, we touched on some of the plants that first brought scientists’ attention to the Eastern Asian – Eastern North American Disjunct. 490 more words


Atlantic Coast Slimy Salamander

I found these two Atlantic Coast Slimy Salamanders under tin boards at Carolina Beach State Park.

                              Atlantic Coast Slimy Salamanders (Plethodon chlorobryonis)

Diet: They eat other bugs including spiders, millipedes, ants, beetles, and occasionally smaller salamanders. 42 more words


Salamander Robot

Roboticist Auke Ijspeert designs biorobots, machines modeled after real animals that are capable of handling complex terrain and would appear at home in the pages of a sci-fi novel. 49 more words

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Sketching salamanders...

A friend of mine was interested in drawing salamanders and invited me to join her at the Conservation Foundation headquarters at McDonald Farm in Naperville, IL.   158 more words


Chinese Giant Salamanders

The Chinese Giant Salamander (Andrias davidianus) is one of those creatures that appears to be too extraordinary to be real, at first glance. It is very much real, although it is not certain for how much longer, as it is on the… 500 more words