Category Archives: Animal news

There is hope for our democracy

From Harper’s Weekly Review: The Aldabra rail, a flightless bird native to an island in the Indian Ocean, was found to have re-evolved itself back into existence.

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More animal news: meet the tegu. Uh-oh

They’ve invaded Georgia. That’s our southern state, not the Russian state. They’re quite attractive, I think. I’ve never heard of them before this. They are….the Argentine black and white tegus! (That’s plural of “tegu,” which is singular.) They are lizards. … Continue reading

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Animal news! Boa constrictor in Bronx

This is on the front page of today’s Daily News ⇒ It is a boa constrictor in the hands of a masked and wide-eyed NYC PD emergency service person, who… well, read the headline in the second shot below. (It’s … Continue reading

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