Teenage Dolphins Getting High

Something to ponder as you're recovering from your New Years binge: humans are not the only creatures who screw with their own brain chemistry with foreign substances. From News.com.auThe brainy mammals have been caught on camera chewing on puffer fish that protect themselves by releasing a nerve toxin which, in low doses, appears to have a narcotic effect on the dolphins, according to the Sunday Times.The remarkable footage will be shown as part of the BBC series "Dolphins: Spy in … [Read more...]

It’s Probably Quantum …

Our friend Scott Bailey found this, which set him off on a rant about New Age hucksters:Oh dear ...Your pet may appear healthy but a vast majority of "healthy looking" pets are actually infected with parasites and other infections that do not manifest themselves until they overwhelm the pet and the pet finally appears "sick". Sometimes, by then, it is too late and euthanasia is recommended to end your beloved pet's suffering. Often your vet bill becomes so high because the medical … [Read more...]

Bioluminescence on Camera

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9HXXQBz6Vv0(Unfortunately non-US readers might have to use a proxy to view) … [Read more...]

I knew it!

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The Miracle of the Daffy Jesus Lizard

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaNJPlXk2uM&feature=player_embedded … [Read more...]