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Odder and odder: Aug. 30-Sept. 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thanks to web detective Ellen Lathrop Davis

Mammals

Love trains of the spiny anteaters

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/echidna-love-trains?utm_source=Atlas+Obscura+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=ba0206a09d-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_09_06&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f36db9c480-ba0206a09d-66564973&ct=t(Newsletter_9_6_2017)&mc_cid=ba0206a09d&mc_eid=c78e42df3d

Full, free item, images, videos: Atlas obscura

African wild dogs vote by sneezing

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-41161664

Complete, free report, images, videos: BBC

Fuzzy fossil fowl actually a dinosaur

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/paleo-profile-the-silk-bird/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170831

Complete free report, images: Sci. Am.

What's causing the sex ratio of those crocs to change?

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/08/something-changing-sex-costa-rican-crocodiles

Full, free essay, images: Science

See sea snake swim!

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/sea-snake-looks-banana-and-hunts-slinky

 Full, free item, images, links, refs.: Sci. news

Insects for sure

Fire ants save themselves with floating rafts

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-fire-ants-form-giant-rafts-to-survive-floods/?WT.mc_id=SA_BS_20170901

Full, free story, links, images: Sci. Am.

What bug izzit?

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/bug-insect-public-relations-sociology?utm_source=Atlas+Obscura+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=2e0eed598d-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_09_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f36db9c480-2e0eed598d-66564973&ct=t(Newsletter_9_1_2017)&mc_cid=2e0eed598d&mc_eid=c78e42df3d

Full, free essay, links, images: Atlas obscura

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