browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

Tagged With: Insects

CURIOSITIES Animals with Trump’s Hairstyle!

YES, THE USA GOT A NEW PRESI- DENT – Donald J. Trump! The millionaire with the fuzzy blond hairstyle.  And would you believe that he got contem- poraries in the animal world, named after him, because the zoologists discovered that the had the same weird heir do on their heads – and even their bodies? … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Animals, Interesting People Along The Way, Modern Wonders | Schlagwörter: , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für CURIOSITIES Animals with Trump’s Hairstyle!

ANIMALS Save The Hippo From The Critics!

Well, the Internet does! The nitwits who stock it with billions of rubbish. Like this one: „The animal that kills the most people in Africa is the hippopotamus because it is very territorial and very physically powerful. Although they are mostly herbivorous they are also highly aggressive and they have been known to attack humans … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Collectors Corner | Schlagwörter: , , , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für ANIMALS Save The Hippo From The Critics!

ANIMALS Moments You Never Forget … (No. 46)

I didn’t believe it until I saw it. And before I saw it for the first time, I read about it – in the entertaining book „Delagoa Bay“, written in 1891 by the English lady Rose Monteiro. That’s what she wrote, living near what is now Maputo, the capital of Mozambique in East Africa: „I … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Collectors Corner, Moments You Never Forget | Schlagwörter: , , , , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für ANIMALS Moments You Never Forget … (No. 46)

ANIMALS The Book To Look … (No. 35)

According to Socrates, who journeyed to the countryside outside of Athens to hear their siren song, cicadas were the re-incarnation of human poets and singers. In his latest book, „Bug Music“ (St. Martin’s Press, 288 pages, US$ 26.99), David Rothenberg continues his exploration of the relationship between human and animal music. With the result, that … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: The Book to Look | Schlagwörter: , , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für ANIMALS The Book To Look … (No. 35)

PROTECTION The News To Use … (No. 25)

… and they do! Truely: Isn’t it ridiculous to buy cremes, sprays and fluids against mosquitos, sandflies and other biting and stinging insects anywhere else but the countries where these menaces are at home? I thought so when I came across „Tabard“. Produced in South Africa and the best protection I have found so far. … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: The News To Use | Schlagwörter: , , , , , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für PROTECTION The News To Use … (No. 25)

ANIMALS A Story of Glory … (Nr. 21)

Ralph, my English Celeoptera friend, always asks me such silly questions because he thinks, that Celeopterae – or beetles – are the most amazing and beautiful animals on earth. I don’t think so. But then Ralph came up with this simple question: „What is the loudest animal on earth?“ – and I answered: „The lion. … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: A Story Of Glory | Schlagwörter: , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für ANIMALS A Story of Glory … (Nr. 21)

Moments You Never Forget … (No. 4)

I tell you what the real problem is: You don’t want to kill it! Even after a shrill cry and a 3 yards high jump, because you sensed it first on your tummy inside the sleepingbag and then you saw it (after the jump) under your shirt. The „Moving Leaf“ (Phyllidae siccifolium). An insect, 4 … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Moments You Never Forget | Schlagwörter: , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für Moments You Never Forget … (No. 4)