Monthly Archives: June 2013

Theropod Thursday 49: Zoo Berlin’s Africa part 1

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. Do I have a nice collections of extant theropods for you this Thursday! I’ll simply cover the new bird house of Zoo Berlin’s Africa part, minus the walk-through aviary that is worth a post of its … Continue reading

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Zoo Berlin’s new bird house part 2

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. Continuing with the new bird house, here’s now a quick look at the “treetop path” and the walk-through aviaries. (click to embiggen) This is a 360° panorama taken from the “treetop path” – quick&dirty both in … Continue reading

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Zoo Berlin’s new bird house

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. Yesterday I spent a few hours at the Zoo Berlin, some of the time inspecting the new aviary. I had both my sons with me, which made it impossible to spend any serious time checking out … Continue reading

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Theropod Thursday 48: OUCH!

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. I recently went to Bird World in Surrey (wikipedia). A great visit, and I will be posting a lot of the photos in future posts. For now, I will focus on three inhabitants with a big … Continue reading

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Mammal Monday 49: upside down

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) finding out that the branch it intended to sit on was softer than expected. Let’s see what brought it into this predicament. up – all fine! Out on the branch – OK … Continue reading

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the science behind the sneak previews part 2

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch. Last time, I got as far as explaining what a segment and a joint do in a SIMM model, and how you can create them in the JNT file. That’s the only way you can set … Continue reading

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Giraffe dissection 2013

Someone asked for it, so you get it: photos from the giraffe limb dissection I just completed with John of the Freezers and Daniela Schwarz-Wings at the Royal Veterinary College London. I put them is as link because they are … Continue reading

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