Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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tags: Parrots the Universe and Everything, biogeography, lemurs, twig technology, conservation, endangered species, evolution, komodo dragons, kakapo, baiji, comedy, Douglas Adams, streaming video Douglas Adams was the best-selling British author and satirist who created The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy [DVD]. In this talk at UCSB recorded shortly before his tragic and untimely death, Adams…

Lemurs: Millipede Junkies

tags: drug use, lemurs, streaming video This streaming video from Animal Planet reveals that Madagascar’s lemurs also use drugs to get high — but instead of peyote buttons or magic mushrooms, they use a poison produced by the millipede [1:55]