A female octopus will defend her eggs to the death—literally. In species that live in shallow water, the mother guards a den where her eggs are clustered. An open-sea octopus carries her eggs in her arms, protecting them as she drifts through the water. Show More Summary
Rats have imaginations and they can link cause and effect to expect, or imagine, something happening even if it isn't happening. Reasoning separates us from the rest of the animal kingdom but in older adults aging sometimes degrades the ability to maintain information about unobserved events. read more
Designing a robot that can convincingly move like a member of the animal kingdom is a much more difficult prospect than merely building something that has the outward appearance of one. Some of the best examples of both have come from the engineers at Festo, including a herring gull named SmartBird and a bit of a bounder known as the BionicKangaroo. Show More Summary
Whether you're an aspiring wildlife photographer, an animal lover, or a conservationist who has dedicated much of your life to helping preserve the animal kingdom, these ten 500px photographers offer an endless source of inspiration and beauty through their images. Fair warning: I wouldn't be surprised if you lose an entire day... Show More Summary
C.G.P. Grey (previously) presents a short animated explanation of which countries traditionally fall within the banner of Scandinavia. While the kingdoms of Norway, Denmark, and Sweden are generally accepted as comprising the group, the answer is actually much more complicated for various historical and geopolitical reasons.
Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC Readers of my column will know that I have always been fascinated by the animal kingdom. Particularly the means by which animals hunt and battle for mates. As a martial artist, I have also long been intrigued by the use of animals for inspiration. Show More Summary
A tiny representative from the animal kingdom (a puppy) has been dispatched to tutor a slightly larger member of the animal kingdom (Justin Bieber). The tutor's name, in the tradition of schoolmarms, is Esther. She has understanding eyes. ... More »
Star Wars invades the animal kingdom and much more in this jam-packed edition of Star Wars Bits. Below, read about the following. Star Wars: Battlefront will debut at Star Wars Celebration. Help make Citizen George, which is Citizen Kane if it was about George Lucas. Show More Summary
In the animal kingdom it can be hard to catch a ride, that’s just a fact of life. There are... The post These 20 Pictures Of Hitchhiking Animals Will Make You Smile appeared first on Lifehack.
Located in an old factory near Edgware Rd, London, United Kingdom, this colorful and animated loft was thoroughly planned and designed by Cloud Studios. Playful and artistic, the apartment gives away good vibes at every step. An open...Show More Summary
In this List Show episode, John Green lists some amazing facts about the animal kingdom. SEE ALSO... 23 Bad Business Moves10 Food Misconceptions—Debunked!90 Amazing Facts About the '90s Don't miss an episode of mental_floss on YouTube—subscribe here. [Images and footage provided by Shutterstock.]
On the most recent episode of The List Show by Mental Floss, host John Green presents an interesting list of little- and lesser-known facts about different animals throughout the worldwide animal kingdom.
The great tradition of designing robots inspired by the many beautiful forms of locomotion seen in the animal kingdom likely predates robotics itself, arguably stretching all the way back to Michelangelo's time. Standing on the shoulders...Show More Summary
By Russell Meyer: Breakfast is frequently regarded as the most important meal of the day. That can be even more important when you plan to walk around one or more theme parks for hours, logging miles upon miles on your Fitbit (or Apple Watch, in a few weeks). Show More Summary
ATHENS, GA—Revealing how closely the waterfowl’s social behavior resembles that of humans, a study released Thursday by the University of Georgia has found that swans are the only other members of the animal kingdom that mate for a few years,...
Images courtesy the artist A tripped-out animal kingdom of candy-colored goodness awaits you in the GIFs of animator, filmmaker, and iPad Games for Cats designer, TJ Fuller. Dead-eyed dogs fly on tri-colored wings, turquoise penguins...Show More Summary
We here at Jalopnik love our friends in the animal kingdom, but it seems like they don't always mix well with cars. Read more...
Underneath the vision of all but the most observant of people lay the secret lives of the animal kingdom. From the meekest field mouse to the mighty lion, each is born into a world of hardship and violence, where merely surviving is the ultimate goal. Show More Summary
Lord Marksman and Vanadis is a low fantasy anime where various nobles are vying for the throne of a kingdom using political savvy, armies, and the occasional dragon. It’s kind of like Game of Thrones —only with a lot less in the way of soul-crushing despair. Read more...
Exactly one year from today, we’ll be sitting down for the opening weekend of Zootopia, the next big-screen adventure from Disney Animation. To celebrate that fact, the studio has revealed a new bit of Zootopia concept art showing off the story’s unique setting. Show More Summary