You know what’s awesome? Dimetrodon is awesome.
These guys are not dinosaurs. They went extinct 60 million years before the dinosaurs. They come from deep, deep time. And yet their bones have much in common with ours. A humerus, an ulna, and a radius in the arm; ribs arching out from the spine, ball-and-socket joint in the hip.
Dimetrodon is 280 million years old, but put your hand at the base of your neck and you will feel clavicles, the same bones that lie between the forelimbs of Dimetrodon.
3 Tips for Better Food Photography - Huffington Post (blog)
3 Tips for Better Food Photography
Huffington Post (blog)
I love it so much when you are in your kitchen cooking, making a mess, and are so proud of your creations that you want to snap some pics and share them across the land (i.e., Instagram and Facebook) and collect likes and positive feedback. I am the …
Spring has arrived earlier throughout the world (with the exception of North America).
Spring is arriving earlier – maybe not this year for North America, but the trend is clear. This is not welcome news for Arctic creatures or the roe deer of France. And it could be awkward for flower festival organizers as well.
The oscillating seasons will exert evolutionary pressures over many species. Some species will have a harder time surviving than others. Some genetic information will be lost. Some new genetic expressions may arise: through the proliferation of mutations which are better able to survive than old genetic patterns.
I am Cat and this was my day. Thrifting, drawing, berries.
I picked up the dress in the first pic yesterday. Only a care tag remaining, but I’ll guess it’s rayon/polyester from ~ 1979.
It is official: I love 70s dresses. They allow for boobs. I don’t even have big boobs, just li’l Bs, but I hide them most of the time. Most contemporary clothing makes my boobs look like the sacks of fat they are, not like glorious curves they could be. But 70s fashion is all about the braless boob. My favorite sort of boob. Cause if I had my druthers, I’d be queen of a nudist colony.
When you think owning a gun should be more of a right than being cared for when you are sick, you really need to re-examine your priorities.
People don’t get jobs. People are given jobs. Any discussion of ‘why don’t you just get another job’ must start from there.
Remember to go out tonight and see Mars. It won’t be this bright again for another six years.
You can get a free star chart for your smartphone or tablet to help you find it.