March 24, 2014

7:46 PM | Summer Plans? Check Out the Summer Undergraduate Residency in Public Health.
Learn about this unique summer program in public health for undergrads held at Kansas State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. The post Summer Plans? Check Out the Summer Undergraduate Residency in Public Health. appeared first on Elliott Garber.
4:05 PM | You Can Run, But...
Looks 2 me like she may've had to RT @HuffPostScience: Lioness attacks crocodile and she's totally not going to share http://t.co/6jTRjsUtXk— russwilliamsiii (@russwilliamsiii) March 24, 2014
3:33 PM | You CAN Go Home Again, If...
You CAN go home again, if you are a python. RT @HuffPostScience: WATCH: Snake study reveals surprising skill http://t.co/BKjOG7NcUX— russwilliamsiii (@russwilliamsiii) March 24, 2014Here's the abstract.

March 23, 2014

10:29 PM | Not Surprised
"Are #wildlife sanctuaries good for #animals?" The answer might surprise you -- great article examines the Q: http://t.co/E047bBtn7z— T. DeLene Beeland (@tdelene) March 23, 2014Even some well known African reserves are more about captivity than they are about being "The Wild". (If you are a wide-ranging creature and the reserve restricts that range, you are to some degree captive; if there are many more of your own species concentrated within the reserve than they are concentrated in the […]
3:31 PM | Jogging w/ Rhino
Hat tip: Elizabeth Garrison McChesney

March 22, 2014

7:56 PM | Baby Starfish
Breathtakingly beautiful! "@RebeccaRHelm: Photo: baby starfish... don't look quite the same as adults O_o pic.twitter.com/NyDcxqBXU3”— RTC's Callie Copepod (@Callie_Copepod) March 22, 2014
2:06 PM | "Nice One!"
Nice one! Berlin street art: "Politicians discussing global warming." #climate #art pic.twitter.com/JNIG1ZAqwO— Alexander Verbeek (@Alex_Verbeek) March 22, 2014
1:21 PM | Irresistible
“None of us can resist thinking that we can imagine what another animal is thinking,” http://t.co/n2A182zZUy by @InkfishEP— Nautilus (@NautilusMag) March 21, 2014Like the thought. Article at link is really more about how other animals see (with their eyes) the world, however. (Still quite interesting.) [@NautilusMag occasionally does this as it (over-?) promotes content.]
1:00 PM | Re: Russlings' Prior Post (below)
We kind of don't want to tell you why this baby sloth bear is being hand-raised... http://t.co/ttXhVFjxPK— HuffPost Science (@HuffPostScience) March 22, 2014

March 21, 2014

8:16 PM | National Zoo Keepers Raise Sloth Bear Cub
National #Zoo sloth bear cub reared by humans, after 2 siblings were consumed by the mother http://t.co/f6EbEaYzCU— Barbara J King (@bjkingape) March 21, 2014What "mom" did not that rare...or, necessarily, wrong.Keepers are ready to come to the aid of the cub 24/7. "She’s a baby. She has bad dreams. She gets scared. She starts crying, and she needs someone to comfort her.”
5:49 PM | Another Contribution from Mike
Just learned that Mike Lubbock's "massive collection" of bird eggs resides at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.That was on an early page of the just released book "The Waterfowl Man of Sylvan Heights", by Dale A. True. Born in Taunton, Somerset, England at the start of 1944, Mike's major contribution to our world is no doubt his 17 World's First Breeding Awards for rare and endangered species of ducks, geese and swans.Sylvan Heights Waterfowl, the breeding center and Bird […]
4:51 PM | Appeals court asked to decide free speech element of veterinary case
Ban on online-only practice deemed by some to encroach upon First Amendment rights
4:16 PM | "Fruit Fly Fight Club"
2-min. round=1/20 sec!RT @jgold85: The first rule of fruit fly fight club: you do not talk about fruit fly fight club http://t.co/sghZn6f002— russwilliamsiii (@russwilliamsiii) March 21, 2014
12:31 PM | "No Child Left Inside"
RT @RichLouv: Today U.S. Interior Sec Sally Jewell announced 4 year effort to connect young people to nature. http://t.co/afBXwzhUMO— Children & Nature (@ChildrenNature) March 21, 2014
12:24 PM | Belated Happy, Hoppy Day Wishes
Belated HH Day! "@LAZoo: Today is #WorldFrogDay & the #InternationalDayOfHappiness so have a very HAPPY, HOPPY day! pic.twitter.com/z4fIg7AgAS"— russwilliamsiii (@russwilliamsiii) March 21, 2014
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