Nature’s got on her least attractive face today in my part of the world. The dirty dogshit studded glaciers are just beginning to retreat in everybody’s yards, it’s muddy, it’s rainy, it’s icy at the same time. And it had the nerve to snow last night.
But Olivia Judson, a British evolutionary biologist who’s now on her second blogging gig at the New York Times, never fails to remind me that life is beautiful. Do not miss today’s post about the world of weird and wonderful creatures who’ve adapted to life in the leaves of a pineapple.Posted by Evelyn Hadden on March 19, 2008 at 6:53 am, in the category Unusually Clever People.