Saturday, December 19, 2009

Evidence of Octopus tool use

BBC has a video of octopi collecting coconut shells to build armoured protective shelters, evidence of tool use, which arrogant humans use to think was a human only ability, but now we know other primates and birds (and now molluscs) can do.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

18th century mermaid illustrations

This blog has a bunch of pictures resulting from mermaid encounters in the 1700s, not pretty!

Friday, December 4, 2009

Erowid features Obama blotter

Erowid (which apparently established itself from funding by the Microsoft founding member Bob Wallace, also of DanceSafe fame) features this Obama blotter.

Also in other news... bad Obama E's hit the streets.... (!)