Category Archive: biology

Seeing with your own sound

People, go to listen or read This American Life’s episode “Batman”. “I talked to mothers whose blind kids were pulled off of playground equipment. And perhaps the most chilling thing is the fact… Continue reading

Poop story sequel

In September I was wondering why my dog takes such a long time to figure out where the right spot to poop is. Many of you must have heard of this. Vlastimil Hart with his… Continue reading

The impact of things that seem insignificant

In order to understand the deeper function of this action please listen to this 15 minute long talk from Marla Spivak. I promise – the end is hopeful.  

A poop story

When my dog poops, peculiar little things happen. And it feels like she does those things just to annoy me. For example, even finding the right spot to poop takes sometimes forever. From… Continue reading

Persons

During the coldest winter days, my dog looks like this: People pass us laughing. I guess I could think of it as a nice thing – we make people laugh. But mainly it… Continue reading

Draw a bird day

Today is “draw a bird day”: http://www.dabday.com/ Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix) © EJ 2013 All rights reserved (Contact me if you want to make a copy and use any images… Continue reading

We were not from these latitudes

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The ones who collect our tears

I heard this yesterday while playing Trivial Pursuit: In Madagascar there is a species of moth that drinks the tears of sleeping birds. I do not remember the question or if I answered… Continue reading

Monsters and other things

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Empathic yawn

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Ability to think possibilities

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The effect of noise

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