This is a wonderfully done, very clear explanation of squid color, made using simple hand-drawn animation. See, this is communicating science!
CreatureCast Episode 1 from Casey Dunn on Vimeo.
(From the Creature Cast at the Dunn lab)
Now you can learn everything you need to know about octopus sex. It’s a bit tangly:
That’s all I’ve got to say. Hippos are really into scat.
Yeah, I’d hide too.
This week, everyone has been sending me a link to that horrible series of photos showing…
I did! It was an origami microscope, with a single simple lens added. Here’s what it…
(via Earth Matters)