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Himalayan Griffon Vulture showing off its fake eyes.
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That’s fucking awesome
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More eyes:


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clearly a comb-over.
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Eliza-BETH!
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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.
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This horse is having none of it.

ETA: embedded version not so great apparently. Click to see in full.

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↑ In my experience birds tend to shit everywhere. :|
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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.
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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:13 pm
... She's a juvenile Heterophrynus batesii, one of the largest species of whip spiders. ...
How big is an adult? :o
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https://www.reddit.com/r/WTF/comments/i ... um=ios_app

It wasn't quite dead yet apparently.
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↑ I've read about similar cases. :|





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Vacationing in Innsmouth:

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clark kent, superman
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Ew! Giant spider!!!


Oh, nevermind.
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↑ Where are the remains of the photographer? :mrgreen:
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Lunar Hornet Moth (Batesian mimicry.)
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Murder hornet!
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Looks like a bee, not a hornet. And definitely too small to be a "murder hornet". Here's an actual one:

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That's just a worker. The queens are bigger yet.
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Witness wrote: Mon Aug 17, 2020 11:00 pm ↑ Where are the remains of the photographer? :mrgreen:
Soon to be Polar Bear shit I expect... :)
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Grammatron wrote: Wed Aug 19, 2020 6:03 pm
"A monkey took a ride on a buzzard in the air..."
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Anaxagoras wrote: Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:40 pm Looks like a bee, not a hornet. And definitely too small to be a "murder hornet".
Witness wrote:Lunar Hornet Moth (Batesian mimicry.)
So not even a Hymenoptera.

That mimicry explains why so many insects have settled on yellow/black stripes as aposematic colors: wasps, hornets, hoverflies… (And human building site machinery. :mrgreen: )





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Weird:



A snake apparently tried to eat itself. Must have been confused. There is sound by the way.
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