World’s Strangest

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The Platypus: Nature’s "Swiss Army Knife"

“QUANTUM SHOT” #668Link – article by Rebecca Leib and Avi Abrams Be Different! and Stay Different – for 166 million years!This weirdest mammal has webbed feet, lays eggs and sweats milk If you were to visit eastern Australia and/or Tasmania, you would find a rare and bizarre creature: the Platypus. From its birth, this little fella [...]

Sydney Dust Storm

Photo: Shisberg [Flickr] Residents of Sydney, Australia woke up today to find themselves in the middle of a bizarre dust storm that made the city look like it was on planet Mars! Dust storms are nothing new in Australia, but this one is the worst in decades … but is it linked to climate change? From [...]