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Zach
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« Reply #20 on: March 10, 2013, 07:34 pm »

Animals catching their prey in slow motion.
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« Reply #21 on: March 16, 2013, 10:40 pm »

A gallery of bats being caught and eaten by spiders.
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« Reply #22 on: March 22, 2013, 09:24 pm »



The amber phantom butterfly (Haetera piera), found in the Guianas, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Venezuela.
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« Reply #23 on: March 23, 2013, 02:48 am »

It's pretty and all, but its eyes look kind of stupid.
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« Reply #24 on: March 23, 2013, 08:48 pm »

I think it's a defense mechanism to ward off nerdy predators.
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« Reply #25 on: April 03, 2013, 03:32 pm »

Humans' closest animal relatives, chimpanzees, have the ability to "think about thinking" what is called "metacognition," according to new research by scientists at Georgia State University and the University at Buffalo.
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« Reply #26 on: April 04, 2013, 09:15 am »



Young geese leaving the nest for the first time and just generally being the greatest.
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« Reply #27 on: April 04, 2013, 10:19 am »

Are you sure they're not falling to their deaths?  Those wings do not look up to flight standards.
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« Reply #28 on: April 04, 2013, 03:33 pm »

Fortunately they are small enough that falling doesn't hurt them!

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Zl4xNAhsIg" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Zl4xNAhsIg</a>
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« Reply #30 on: April 08, 2013, 03:47 am »

A friend of mine filmed this;

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2RuXNx6AsY" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2RuXNx6AsY</a>
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« Reply #31 on: May 15, 2013, 10:43 pm »

3-D Scans Reveal Caterpillars Turning Into Butterflies
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« Reply #32 on: June 03, 2013, 08:34 am »

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1kXCh496U0" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1kXCh496U0</a>
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« Reply #33 on: June 04, 2013, 12:47 am »

That prairie dog video is amazing.
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« Reply #34 on: June 19, 2013, 09:17 pm »

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hs3OC2Mylpk" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hs3OC2Mylpk</a>
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« Reply #35 on: September 09, 2013, 02:23 pm »

A cool talk on ecosystems and rewilding
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« Reply #36 on: September 12, 2013, 05:07 pm »

This little grasshopper guy has a unique mechanically geared leg mechanism

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« Reply #37 on: December 30, 2013, 07:48 pm »

Via jimbob

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« Reply #38 on: April 18, 2014, 06:27 pm »

Cool, horrifying -- same diff, right?

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we cannot dismiss the possibility that the snake had swallowed the centipede alive, and that, paradoxically, the prey has eaten its way through the snake, almost reaching its freedom.

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« Reply #39 on: August 30, 2014, 10:25 pm »

the herd grazes.

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