The other day I drew a bunch of terrestrial/aquatic animal hybrids. I’ll probably draw more soon because these weirdos were fun to draw.
Are any animals truly monogamous?
This is great.
I mean, it doesn’t cover sexual selection in non-harem contexts (like intersexual vs intrasexual selection and so on), but it is a lovely introduction all the same.
Bad-ass science cartoonist Maki Naro made a comic just for us!
Want to see the green heron in action? OK. Want to hear the Radiolab episode that inspired this comic? If you insist.
Biology valentines! I made a new one about the adorable and amazing relationship between capybaras and several bird species. I’m also including last year’s valentines. Much love and frondness to all!
We are not so different.
I love this, we are all just occupying different forms
False Zokor (Myospalax aspalax)
…a species of spalacid rodent that is native to China, Mongolia and Russia. False zokors typically inhabit steppes and farmlands and other areas that have rich dark soft soil. They spend most of their lives in intricate burrow systems which they inhabit by themselves, and feed mainly on underground roots of a wide variety. of plants. Like other spalacids false zokors have short limbs with large claws which aid them in digging.
Images: Andreas Buchheim
have you ever seen a numbat’s tonguenow you’ve seen a numbat’s tongue
Numbats just got a million times cuter oh my god.
DID YOU GUYS KNOW THERE IS A BIKER GANG CALLED RESCUE INK THAT BREAKS UP DOGFIGHTING RINGS, CONFRONTS ANIMAL ABUSERS, CONFISCATES NEGLECTED ANIMALS AND INVESTIGATES STOLEN ANIMALS
YOU CAN READ MORE ABOUT THIS BADASSERY HERE
Alpacas are so much fucking cuter then llamas.
YOU FORGOT THE FOLLOWING POINTS:
- LLAMAS HAVE BIG ASS TEETH TO RIP OUT YOUR FUCKING THROAT
- ALPACAS HAVE FUZZY LIPS TO NUZZLE YOU GENTLY TO SLEEP
- LLAMAS WILL CHARGE AFTER YOU IF THEY SMELL FOOD AND FEAR
- ALPACAS AMBLE ALONG LIKE THE WORLD IS MADE OF GUMDROPS
- LLAMAS ARE THE FUCKING DEVIL INCARNATE
- ALPACAS ARE NOT THE FUCKING DEVIL INCARNATE
This has been the most informative post I’ve seen on Tumblr.
Alpacas are like happy children who don’t know of the terrors of the world and llamas are like grumpy old men that hate everything because humanity has made him like that.
My answer: sexyballoffluff
I feel sick and sad can you find me something cute and fluffy to cuddle?