A new species of wonk-eyed chameleon (Brookesia micra) has been discovered in Madagascar, and only reaches a scant 29mm when full grown. That...seems pretty small. The guy in the picture though? He looks kinda big. "You do realize that's just a match and not a tiki torch, right?" *brain explodes sending penises flying*
Tiny lizards found in Madagascar [bbc]
Thanks to Rev Dr Dom, who isn't a real reverend or doctor but whom I still solicit for spiritual and medical advice.
Plus they can stop on a dime.
According to a research article published by the University of Louisiana, this is the recently discovered New Guinea Paedophryne amauensis, the world's new smallest vertebrate. Which -- come on -- show a little backbone, will ya? Haha, that was ... / Continue →
This is Chris P. Bacon, a rudely named piglet who was born without the use of his back legs. But now he cruises around like a pro thanks to the K'NEX wheelchair fashioned for him by Florida veterinarian Dr. Len Lucero. Think 'Charlotte's Web' but with zero spiders and anythin... / Continue →
Well, if it's really what's inside that counts, I guess we're counting disgusting.
This is a series of photos from the recently opened 'Animals Inside Out' exhibit at the Natural History Museum in London. It features a number of animals that have been plastinated and NOT plas... / Continue →