Birds on the Brain
libutron: “ Portuguese man-of-war tentacles The Portuguese man-of-war, Physalia physalis (Siphonophorae - Physaliidae) stands out for its beauty, its deadly effectiveness, and its composition. This is...
Portuguese Man of War - Dangerous Tentacles - Texas Coast
This Portuguese Man O' War washed up on the beach at Port Aransas Texas - Portuguese Man of War can sting even after they are dead!
Unusual animals that make great pets
Cats, dogs, hamsters or budgies are the most common of all domestic pets but the UK is developing a taste for more exotic animals. An article in The Daily Mail in 2013 informed the public that jell…
Photographer suffers stings to capture Portuguese man o' war
Photographer Matthew Smith captured the bluebottles (pictured) on camera at Bass Point Cove in New South Wales, Australia.
Roving the Big Island (Hawai'i)
I am loath to leave Montana in the summer: perfect temperatures of 80 deg F day/40 night; excellent trout fishing & backpacking; clear blue skies; and when rain does come it's usually in the form of a rousing thunderstorm. But daughter Emily has been in Kona, Hawai'i, since May working on her graduate research, so Mrs Rover & I wanted to see her work and have a good visit. It's a wonderful amazing place, and we are grateful for the adventures Emily has led us on through competitive swimming…