Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Spiders conquer Australia’s flooded lands   

Nature

National Post: Thousands of spiders have cast eerie webs over vast areas of flood-hit Australia after being forced to seek shelter by the rising waters. Experts said the spiders may be spinning the sticky webs to help them survive the … Continue reading →

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Alberta floods unearth bones, bombs   

Nature

CBC News: The bones could be from an ice-age mammal such as a bison, but they will need to be closely examined, said Francois Therrien, a paleontologist with the museum. […] Twice since the floodwaters receded, the bomb squad has … Continue reading →