Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Babies (Animals) Pictures of 39 (when I looked) babies of unusual animals reminds us of the diversity of life on our planet. Besides, they’re adorable. Several remind me of a … Continue reading
Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Research (Genetics) I knew that chickens sometimes spontaneously grew teeth, but researchers have figured out the protein cluster responsible for beaks and successfully suppressed it to cause a dinosaur snout … Continue reading
Abilities (Animals) A look at how animals seem to be aware of things we are not. ESP or just extra senses, the way they go to people who are upset or sick, responding to earthquakes, etc. begs the question: http://www.livescience.com/33057-do-animals-have-esp-.html … Continue reading
Sounds (Audio) A library of free sounds under the Creative Commons Zero license. http://freesound.org/browse/ Events (History) In a clever way of encouraging an interest in history, a Southern California rail museum is hosting a steampunk carnival. It’s in March for … Continue reading
Sleep (Health) Some tips on improving your sleep and why it’s important especially for writers. http://selfpublishingadvice.org/the-importance-of-sleep-for-indie-authors/ Vinegar (History) A look at the various uses for vinegar in the 17th-early 19th Centuries.