Watch These Cunning Snails Stab and Swallow Fish Whole | Deep Look Video

Originally posted on SANTA MONICA BAY AUDUBON SOCIETY BLOG:
Cone Snails have an arsenal of tools and weapons under their pretty shells. These reef-dwelling hunters nab their prey in microseconds, then slowly eat them alive. This is another installment of the PBS Deep Look series; this installment is adapted from the “It’s OK to be Smart” series. If no film or link appears in this… Continue reading Watch These Cunning Snails Stab and Swallow Fish Whole | Deep Look Video

Wonderful book about Japanese Shohin Trees & Antique Pots with English subtitles

Originally posted on Bonsai & Yamadori from Tony Tickle:
I was quite excited this morning as I took receipt of a beautiful book from the Japan Shohin Bonsai Association. My teenage son thought it was something for him when he saw the package as all the stamps were Manga Cartoon Characters. Even my Cat wanted to get in on the action when I was photographing… Continue reading Wonderful book about Japanese Shohin Trees & Antique Pots with English subtitles

A Review: Online Shohin Bonsai Course by Morten Albek

Originally posted on Bonsai & Yamadori from Tony Tickle:
Morten Albek has a very relaxing voice perfect for introducing you to Shohin Bonsai, that combined with VERY high production values and detailed content make this course a pleasure to watch and understand. The course starts with a 4-minute video overview of the course contents and from this short introduction, you quickly realise that the course… Continue reading A Review: Online Shohin Bonsai Course by Morten Albek