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Nottingham Forest v Shrewsbury Town F.C. – Carabao Cup 1st Round – Opposition Preview

No matter what football team you support, be it one in the top flight or one in League 2, everyone dreams of a cup run. For some clubs a cup run brings the thrill and challenge that they may be able to upset one of the big boys in the top flight. 587 more words

Hungry

Terrier-boy transformed into a velociraptor before my very eyes!

We were walking along, minding our own business, when a momentary ruffling of leaves on the side of the pavement captured Dash’s attention and instinct took over… 918 more words

NDN Post

Looking for stag beetles I found instead...

Shipley glen is shrouded in mist as I make my start, for last night’s rains are already burning off under a sun beating to get through the lingering cloud. 1,076 more words

Nature

Shrews

Recently I watched some very small mammals scuttling through the meadow grasses, easily running under the fallen stems. They were shrews—smaller than most mice. There are about ten species of shrews in Alaska (including three on different Bering Sea islands); three species are known from Southeast. 668 more words

Preliminary checklist and aspects of the ecology of small mammals at the University of Ghana Botanical Garden, Accra Plains, Ghana - JBES

Benjamin Y. Ofori, Reuben A. Garshon, Jones, K. Quartey, Daniel K. Attuquayefio

Department of Animal Biology and Conservation Science, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana… 291 more words

Biology

Unprecedented Arctic warmth in 2016 triggers massive decline in sea ice, snow

December 13, 2016A new NOAA-sponsored report shows that unprecedented warming air temperature in 2016 over the Arctic contributed to a record-breaking delay in the fall sea ice freeze-up, leading to extensive melting of Greenland ice sheet and land-based snow cover. 706 more words

Arctic

Deer, Plants, and Itty Bitty Mammals

It’s November. In Wisconsin, that means that everyone is obsessed with one animal: white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus). If you are not hitting them with your car, you are probably hunting them. 587 more words

Ecology