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Don’t eat yellow snow. Best stay away from red-brown snow too.

Scientists have located emperor penguin breeding colonies in Antarctica – after spotting giant poo stains from space.

Satellite images picked up huge red-brown stains on the pristine white sea ice, indicating the presence of thousands of penguins.

It meant that researchers for the British Antarctic Survey were able to locate every colony on the continent for the first time ever, reports the Daily Telegraph.

via Ananova – Penguin poo visible from space.

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June 2, 2009 Posted by | animals | | Comments Off on Don’t eat yellow snow. Best stay away from red-brown snow too.

600ft jellyfish crop circle

A 600ft jellyfish pattern has appeared in a barley field in Kingstone Coombes, Oxfordshire, in what is one of the most intriguing crop circles ever seen in Britain.

via Telegraph.

June 2, 2009 Posted by | Strange | | Comments Off on 600ft jellyfish crop circle

OK, you. Stop horsing around!

The driver of a horse and buggy led Cattaraugus County (New York) sheriff’s deputies on a three-mile pursuit through fields and woods early Monday morning, eventually abandoning the buggy and escaping on foot.

via The Buffalo News.

They caught him later.

June 2, 2009 Posted by | animals | , | Comments Off on OK, you. Stop horsing around!