Saturday, August 29, 2009

Evidence that some marine critters survived the KT extinction event dug up in suburban New Jersey. A new book??

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Had a great day at work. Now for a little play & archaeo reading after a nice afternoon session of Shrek on TV. Go, Shrek!
They went out to catch fish, but it was the fish which nearly caught them. Shark jumps in boat.
Nice example of the power of a small fish in a big ocean. Jellyfish found to be mixers for ocean layers.
Males stare at women 2X as much as women stare at men - but still! 43 min vs 20 min per DAY?
Mermaid sighting in Israel
Rest in peace with Marilyn! Widow hocks burial plot adjacent to Marilyn Monroe's on eBay

Monday, August 03, 2009 Different celestial pic every day. Really nice site, esp
What have I done today? Begun revamp on Triassic Trio (work'g title), went to work, went to gym, took mutt for endless walk...
Graveyard of ancient shipwrecks, carrying wine, fish sauce, and metal ingots, discovered off Italy.
Male skeleton, approx 4500 years old, found in Italian beach. His burial goods found to date = 6 vases
Like fruit juice? Fructose-sweetened candies? Sugar? New evidence that fructose impairs memory...what did I say?

Saturday, August 01, 2009

About to head out to pick up my offsprung from practice...
Virtual exhibition of Egyptian artifacts at the Centre for Computer Aided Egyptological Research -
Jumbo squid massing off Calif beaches don't APPEAR to be maneaters, but numbers are a bit scary...