Tonight Show Hashtags: #MyWeirdFamily edition!
Wildlife photographer Marc Mol witnessed an incredible scene as he was flying in a small aircraft above a river in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park. A huge group of crocodiles had gathered around a dead hippo when they were confronted by a similarly huge herd of hippos…
"We looked at that evening as a night that may never happen again," says Dave Grohl. "That’s what made it so powerful"
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I’m researching, working with biologists, and traveling all over the world to find and photograph continuously living organisms that are 2,000 years old and older. I started the project 5 years ago, and have since photographed nearly 25 different organisms, ranging from the Bristlecone Pine and Giant Sequoias that you’ve surely heard of, to some truly unusual and unique desert shrubs, bacteria, a predatory fungus, and a clonal colony of Aspen trees that’s male and, in theory, immortal.
Her goal was to compile the photographs into a book. Almost four years later, the book is out. Looks like it was worth the wait. The trailer does a nice job explaining what the book is all about.
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Even football players who haven’t experienced a concussion need time to recover from the head impacts they receive during the football season. A study published today in PLOS ONE reveals that the six month-long no-contact period that players are given between seasons isn’t giving their brains enough time to recover. Researchers say this failure to recuperate could contribute to the kind of long-term cognitive disorders that some former-NFL players have sued the league over.
Adding to their collection of pizza-like products, Domino’s is now offering something called Specialty Chicken.
I’m so confused as to how to feel about this.
The Philadelphia Phillies used children’s drawings of the starting lineup on the scoreboard in place of their official photos. [deadspin]
Our Chihuahua, Precious, was not thrilled when she was dethroned as the baby of the family 9 years ago.
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