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Archive for October, 2007

Urban Jungle

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

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One of my better flower photos. Taken in a small door step garden box of an office building in London near the Tower of London!

Act like Monkeys

Thursday, October 25th, 2007

“When it comes to their social behavior, people sometimes act like monkeys…”

From Humans and monkeys share Machiavellian intelligence [sciencecodex.com] via Science Codex [sciencecodex.com]

Cockroach Radiation

Saturday, October 20th, 2007

“Contrary to popular belief, not a significant amount of research goes into cockroach radiation,”

Grant Imahara (Mythbusters), from “‘Mythbusters’ test seeks to determine if cockroaches could survive a nuclear holocaust” [tri-cityherald.com], from The Tri-City Herald

Because California has no bugs

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

“When bugs from the east coast have to be trucked to California to pollinate an exotic tree because California has no bugs, it’s a pretty whacked-out agricultural system.”

Randy Oliver, What Was Behind the Honey Bee Wipeout? [alternet.org] by Gina Covina, from Terrain magazine

Trespassers will be Prosecuted

Sunday, October 14th, 2007

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Photo taken at Old Changi Hospital in Singapore. The rest of the set is here [flickr.com]