For the second time, found in a fishing net! It's so big that just one half of the lens is as big as the palm of an adult's hand!! You can read all about it at this site. And here is a video of them dissecting it (warning - the video is over three hours long).
Friday, August 29, 2014
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Friday, January 10, 2014
Did you know that some elephants learn to paint? But they don't paint very good paintings. But one elephant that's called "Peter" paints portraits of Indian elephants and he uses elephant dung paper. Here's a picture of him:
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Did you think that we'll never know what color the dinosaurs were? Think again! Scientists have found preserved pigment in fossilized skin from an ancient leatherback turtle,a mosasaur, and an ichthyosaur.[Okay, THOSE ancient animals are not dinosaurs but the time is close!] We now think that they were black and the leatherback had white bellies.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Interestingly enough, some birds like to chew on the paper, but my parakeets are staying away from the paper Christmas tree so far. I put the stockings outside their cage.