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The unexpected: July 26-Aug. 3

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Updated: Monday, August 01, 2016

The unexpected: July 26-Aug. 3

Thanks to 'net detectives Paul Blumstein, Pat Bowne, and Rhonda Fisher

Dry land animals

The Great Emu War: Who won?

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/in-1932-australia-declared-war-on-emus-and-lost

Short note, video, link from Atlas obscura

Big (dinosaur) foot from Bolivia

https://www.washingtonpost.com/video/world/huge-dinosaur-track-found-in-bolivia/2016/07/28/7fc10492-54fa-11e6-b652-315ae5d4d4dd_video.html

Free video from Wash. post

Bodacious bugs!

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2015/01/nicky-bay-macro-insects-singapore/

Image gallery from Colossal

The life aquatic

This shark species is near extinction

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/the-daggernose-shark-is-near-extinction/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20160727

Complete, free report, image, links from Sci. Am.

Newly-discovered whale species

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/07/27/487665728/mysterious-and-known-as-the-raven-scientists-identify-new-whale-species?utm_campaign=storyshare&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social

Full, free essay, images, links from NPR

Not animals

Marvelous mushrooms

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2016/07/steve-axford-macro-mushrooms/?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=webfeeds

Free image gallery from Colossal

Previously unknown purple organism?

http://www.livescience.com/55574-mysterious-purple-sea-orb-near-channel-islands.html

Full, free story, video from LiveSci.

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