Kivalina – Climate Change’s Next Victim

On July 31, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Whenever a debate starts up about whether us dirty humans are influencing global temperatures I always make myself scarce. Many people roll head long into the fray with their verbal fists flying, but...

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Two Divers Nearly Get Swallowed Alive By Two Whales

On July 22, 2013 by Lazer Horse

This is the sort of footage that steadfastly reaffirms my staunch terror of the high seas. I know I’m not likely to get disemboweled by the Kraken as I paddle in the shallows...

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11 Bonkers Chemistry GIFs

On July 21, 2013 by Lazer Horse

After enjoying the chemical reactions in my last post about Pharaoh snakes, I got lost in a world of chemistry and chemical reactions. Below you will find some of the best chemistry GIFs that...

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Burning (NH4)2Cr2O7 with (Hg(SCN)2) Opens Portal To Hell

On July 21, 2013 by Lazer Horse

When I wake up of a morning I don’t necessarily feel the need to write about chemistry. In fact, Chemistry generally makes me feel like I want to cry, it never made much sense to me at...

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Unexplained Underwater Sounds

On July 19, 2013 by Lazer Horse

A few months back I wrote an article about unexplained sounds from the deep for Sick Chirpse, to accompany it I made a little video featuring said sounds. I’d forgotten all about it until...

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Masters Of Nature Photography - Anup Shah,Bai Hokou, Dzanga-Sangha Dense Forest Special, Reserve, Central African Republic - Gorilla and Butterfly

Amazing Collection Of Wildlife Photography Champions

On July 16, 2013 by Lazer Horse

The following snaps are all featured in a book called “The Masters of Nature Photography” published by my old pals The Natural History Museum, London. All of them are past winners of the coveted...

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Russian Dash Cam Catches Driver Smashing Into Children

On July 14, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Two kids escaped injury this week, and they’re pretty darned lucky. Some Russian fellow was going 18 mph, the wrong way down a one way street. His dashboard camera, installed for insurance reasons,...

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‘Dancing Squid’ – Eating Zombie Cuttlefish

On July 13, 2013 by Lazer Horse

I found this appetite destroying video ages ago and thankfully forgot about it. Now I’ve remembered again I desperately want to re-forget. To share my distress around like a shower of germs, I...

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Video: Catfish Hunt And Kill Pigeons On Dry Land

On July 13, 2013 by Lazer Horse

It’s no surprise to see something surprising in the natural world. There’s more variety out there than you could shake a stick insect at. Today’s natural surprise is footage of catfish creeping up...

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Why Have Thresher Sharks Got Such Long Tails?

On July 13, 2013 by Tim Newman

An article this week in the Plos One journal documents how pelagic thresher sharks (Alopias pelagicus) utilise that wonderfully long caudal fin of theirs. Threshers are a relatively rare species and not that much is known about their habitats and hunting...

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