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When Peter rabbit turned “real”

When Peter rabbit turned “real”

peter rabbitOK, so she is not my only hero, but I do admit that I’m a fan of Beatrix Potter. There, I said it. I know you’re supposed to pick someone from more popular culture maybe, but I’m revealing a truth here and hey why not.

So, you know who I’m talking about, right? The one and the only creator of Peter Rabbit. Beatrix could definitely be filed under many categories, don’t think she just created one…

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Two-Headed Whale Washes Up On Baja, California Beach! (Disturbing Video & Images) | Environment

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Source Before It’s News It might be the first documented case of conjoined twin gray whales. (Conjoined twins have occurred in other species, such as fin, sei and minke whales. A database search at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County did not reveal published instances of conjoined gray whale twins, or what might also be referred to as Siamese gray whale twins.)

via Fuku Mutation?…

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Firewood Banksia_book preview

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banksiaAs a simple format, the Firewood banksia book lacks nothing. I’m reminded of children’s picture books when reading the pages which are sparse of text, simply allowing the progression to mainly unfold via the images. The progression of the story is captured by a visual timeline of a banksia – Banksia menziesiilifecycle. The author and illustrator Philippa Nikulinsky specialises in botanical…

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dig this planter box

dig this planter box

Ernst Haeckel set to explore
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Ernst Haeckel set to explore

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Bladerunner, the humpback whale with propellor chops

A humpback whale’s tail with unnatural slices in the tail

Migaloo, possibly the world’s only white humpback whale