Archive for: December, 2008

Robin Williams: 'Obama' is Kenyan for 'Kennedy'

Dec 30 2008 Published by under Humor, Satire, Streaming videos

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The great Robin Williams at his best taking the **** out of Bush and a few others in politics -- this is a wonderful reminder of how talented Robin Williams is [9:21]

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42nd Street Times Square Transfer Corridor Subway Art 29

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35 Times (2005).
Glazed ceramic panels. Artist: Toby Buonagurio. Photographed at 42nd Street Times Square in the transfer corridor (between the 1, 2, and 3 trains and the Shuttle).
Image: GrrlScientist 5 November 2008 [larger view].

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Mystery Bird: Wren, Troglodytes troglodytes

Dec 29 2008 Published by under Birding, Mystery Birds

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[Mystery bird] Wren (known as the "Winter Wren" in the United States), Troglodytes troglodytes, photographed near the Bridge of Orchy, Scotland. [I will identify this bird for you tomorrow]
Image: Dave Rintoul, Summer 2008. [larger view].

Please name at least one field mark that supports your identification.

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A Doggy Christmas Surprise

Dec 29 2008 Published by under Pets, Streaming videos

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Dog lovers will especially enjoy this video even though it is a few days late [3:19]

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42nd Street Times Square Transfer Corridor Subway Art 28

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35 Times (2005).
Glazed ceramic panels. Artist: Toby Buonagurio. Photographed at 42nd Street Times Square in the transfer corridor (between the 1, 2, and 3 trains and the Shuttle).
Image: GrrlScientist 5 November 2008 [larger view].

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Mystery Bird: Brown Pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis

Dec 28 2008 Published by under Birding, Mystery Birds

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[Mystery birds] Brown Pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis, in a spectacular dive, photographed the Quintana Beach and Jetty area, Texas. [I will identify this bird for you tomorrow]
Image: Joseph Kennedy, 18 November 2008 [larger view].
Nikon D200 1/2500s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Please name at least one field mark that supports your identification.

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42nd Street Times Square Transfer Corridor Subway Art 27

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35 Times (2005).
Glazed ceramic panels. Artist: Toby Buonagurio. Photographed at 42nd Street Times Square in the transfer corridor (between the 1, 2, and 3 trains and the Shuttle).
Image: GrrlScientist 5 November 2008 [larger view].

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The Crimson Wing

Dec 27 2008 Published by under Nature, Streaming videos

Disney's new film, The Crimson Wing -- Mystery of the Flamingos tells the story of the birth, life and death of a million Lesser Flamingos, Phoeniconaias minor. Life at Natron is tough for the flamingos, with many predators threatening their daily survival. According to Aeberhard: "they have a number of predators such as Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus, hyenas and jackals... The contrast here between life and death is very stark" [1:50]

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42nd Street Times Square Transfer Corridor Subway Art 26

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35 Times (2005).
Glazed ceramic panels. Artist: Toby Buonagurio. Photographed at 42nd Street Times Square in the transfer corridor (between the 1, 2, and 3 trains and the Shuttle).
Image: GrrlScientist 5 November 2008 [larger view].

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Carnivalia

Dec 26 2008 Published by under Uncategorized

Here's the latest blog carnivals that have been published for you to enjoy;
Friday Ark, issue #223. This blog carnival is where ANIMALS are the stars!

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