Imagine an animal with the body of a chameleon, the feet and claws of an anteater, the humped back of a camel, and a tail that is both flattened like a beaver's, but also like that of a scorpion. If you're thinking this sounds like someone...Show More Summary
Wrote D.H. Lawrence in "Mornings in Mexico" (1927). Whence this word "smithereens"? It's smithers, with an Irish diminutive ending, but the OED can't figure out where "smithers" came from.I had never noticed the word "smithers" before,...Show More Summary
Love hurts. Whether it’s platonic, romantic, or familial, the relationships that we build are rarely as clean or as kind as we usually see on screen. Part of what makes Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird so remarkable is her refusal to shy away...Show More Summary
Local PETA supporters have negotiated the release of four turkeys used in the 2017 Yellville Turkey Trot, an event in which live turkeys—unable to fly from heights—were hurled from... The post Photos: Four Birds Rescued From Yellville Turkey Torment appeared first on PETA.
BIRD BOX, an adaptation of the 2014 Josh Malerman novel of the same name, is a project I am very interested in. Scripted by Eric Heisserer and directed by Susanne Bier, the film is set to star Sandra Bullock in the story of a motherShow More Summary
Widdly-Widdly-Widdly-Deee! Eddie is a playable character in Angry Birds Evolution through Halloween! Fans of the iconic heavy metal band Iron Maiden get an extra special treat this Halloween season. Eddie the Head, the band's undead mascot, is a playable character Eddie the Bird in Angry Birds Evolution. It gets even better. Show More Summary
This flock of ominous birds in Cork, Ireland, would be able to give Alfred Hitchcock nightmares. As Hurricane Ophelia, which may now be designated as a tropical storm, approached Ireland, twitter user Sltlk, posted a video on MondayShow More Summary
We don’t have a Venn diagram of Iron Maiden fans and people who are still passionate about Angry Birds games on hand. Nonetheless, Rovio is aiming for that sliver of overlap with their latest news. Today, the game company announced Iron Maiden’s skeletal mascot Eddie will be featured in Angry Birds Evolution, the latest iteration…
South African farmers have said the damaging effect of the bird flu outbreak is being exacerbated by the delay in compensation by the government.
As any child of five can tell you, taking a toy away in exchange for the promise of some future benefit does not change the fact that the toy was taken in the first place. This is also true of real property: A token gift of potential unknown value in no way changes the character of the initial taking. Show More Summary
There are mashups that make sense. And there are ones that make absolutely no sense whatsoever. And then there's the mashup between Angry Birds Evolution [Free] and Iron Maiden that's in a category all in its own. The collaboration is for the Halloween period, so at least that helps it make a bit more sense. Specifically, from
If we ever won the lottery, this breathtaking Bird Nest in Kenya is where we’d like to spend the night. The award-winning Segera Retreat and NAY PALAD just unveiled a breathtaking luxury escape that lets lucky guests sleep beneath the stars in one of Africa’s most iconic safari locations. Show More Summary
As always, I’m eager to hear everyone’s weekend birding adventures. Be warned, though, that I just finished this terrific book,...
(Image Link) Praying mantises are known for their strange alien appearance, their inspiration of a kung fu form, and the fact that females bite the male's head off and devour his body for nourishment after mating. But did you know praying...Show More Summary
craft, percy robert - Birds and Hare by Amber Tree Percy Robert Craft 1856-1935 Engeland Percy Robert Craft was an accomplished painter in watercolours, oils and pastels and also a professional actor and arts administrator.
Officials in northwest Colorado say they hope changes to federal plans for dealing with an imperiled bird species will allow more energy development in their part of the state. The … Click to Continue »
ABA Journal, Man Who Flipped the Bird At His Pastor Gets His Conviction Overturned On First Amendment Grounds: A churchgoer convicted of disorderly conduct for flipping the bird at his pastor was engaging in speech protected by the First Amendment, according to the Georgia Supreme Court. The court reversed the...
Early bird gets the EMT....
Season Spotter Birds and monarchs are migrating and leaves are changing color. Unfortunately, hurricanes are forming and flu season is here too. Fall is in full swing! This autumn, be a part of documenting the changes in your neighborhood. Show More Summary
The tenth month of the year isn’t one that is commonly associated with birding in Costa Rica but no matter,...