Tag Archives: Harper’s

Animal news: some sea slugs have magic powers

From Harper’s Findings: Two species of photosynthetic sacoglossan sea slugs can severe their own heads and then regenerate their bodies, though ecologists remain uncertain what prompts the decision to do so. Well, yeah. That would be the next question.

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Cars seats and birth control

Huh? This, from Harper’s Findings: …in the United States, car-seat laws were found to have a contraceptive effect and to be responsible since 1980 for a deficit of 145,000 U.S. births. We need immigrants.    

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Mysteries of Life: stinky flora and fauna who gather to sniff the stink

From Harper’s Weekly Review: More than 100 people lined up outside of an abandoned Bay Area gas station for the chance to sniff a corpse flower in bloom. There’s a reason behind this. Once upon a time I heard something … Continue reading

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