Category Archives: Travel

Stromatolite Soup

To read: Summer on the Stones; Paris Review, Ben Crair.

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It IS Rocket Science!

Yay for Astronaut Tim! And Eruca for sativa… uhm, eureka!

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Bugbear’s Boot

Who will tell Tunny Tardigrade? H/T to Churyumov–Gerasimenko and Philae. Read more.

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Cool Cuz

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Bye-Bye Baby Bootless

Oh noes! Has Baby Bootless taken up the life of a rootless, tizzy tumble wheedler? Is the Selaginella lepidophylla bouquet a subtle clue or just the goodbye gift of an errant moss piglet to a toey tunny? Only time will tell… … Continue reading

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Lake Bubblegum

H/T to Extremophiles: Life on Mars and Amazing Magenta Lakes

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A Wee Break

Give it up to Chris Hadfield:

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StarBear @ the KaffeeBar on the Beach

So…life from Mars? I wouldn’t bet on it, but the idea that life began on Mars & flew here by meteorite is not totally silly http://t.co/hbQHe3HyOp — Richard Dawkins (@RichardDawkins) August 29, 2013 StarBear also features in the Tardigrada Newsletter this … Continue reading

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Family Resemblances

Hat Tip to William the Conqueror and his penny. (Some more information here); also to the Time Tree, again. (Another William was born in the same week this picture was taken at the Tower of London: the 43rd monarch since … Continue reading

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Phantfemme of the Universe!

(H/T to Phantom of the Opera and The Fat Tardigrade.)

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