Newsbytes archive for September 2021
GreenReaper: "The dragon's 'bit' is critical to the symbolism" - Welsh artist Rhŷn Williams explains why he petitioned the Senedd to "demand that all depictions of our dragon have a penis" after the Royal Mint put one on. [tip: @JN_Squire]
BlindWolf8: Upside-down rhino research wins Ig Nobel Prize.
2cross2affliction: Beanie Babies: a humorous history.
GreenReaper: COVID brought peace for Alaska's harbour seals, sea otters, dolphins and humpback whales - and a factor-of-ten increase in listening distance. But a lack of cruise ships crippled Juneau's thriving tourist business. Now they're coming back.
GreenReaper: Preening with half a jaw, and the perfect pebble.
GreenReaper: Manta ray design inspires microplastics filter.
GreenReaper: The dingo who fell from the sky.