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Archive for January, 2010

Decorator Crab is Crafty

‘Purple Forest’ from MORPHOLOGIC on Vimeo. In this video titled Purple Forest, you can see how the decorator crab makes its way in the world. By adding predictable detritus to its wardrobe, and after waiting for the currents to land an appropriate morsel of tasty goodness onto its shell, the unseen crab hooks his prey. The unsuspecting [...]

Dog Likes to Hang Out on Roofs

Hayley is a Golden Retriever who lives in Mankato, Minnesota. Her master is Max DeMars of DeMars Construction. Hayley likes to be with Max and his crew, so much that she will climb a ladder to join them on upper floors and roofs under construction! Since she was a pup, Hayley, now 10 years old, follows [...]

Turtle Wax

I don’t know what’s really going on in this picture, but “turtle wax” was my first reaction. Link -via Buzzfeed

I Almost Forgot

It was three years ago today that Boston officials panicked over a guerilla advertising stunt in Boston featuring Mooninites. Authorities have arrested two men in connection with electronic light boards depicting a middle-finger-waving moon man that triggered repeated bomb scares around Boston on Wednesday and prompted the closure of bridges and a stretch of the Charles [...]

Man Chased by Tranquilized Bear

Authorities responded to reports of a bear seen near the village of Chorzow in Poland. A ranger shot the animal with a tranquilizer gun, but it either didn’t work or the bear was immune. Unfortunately for the rangers tasked with capturing the animal, it woke up from its apparent slumber as they came near and gave [...]

Fish operation

A fish has had a bizarre life-saving operation after developing a hernia.Carla the 10-inch-long angelfish was laid out on an operating table while a vet and two assistants carried out the unusual surgery.After being anaesthetised, the exotic fish had a tube placed in her mouth and water pumped through her body and out her gills [...]