Tag: pretty

I got nothin’

I have so many things that I want to write about– Entomophagy suddenly is hot! The middle east is revolting! The GOP is really, REALLY revolting! And about all I have time to offer is […]

Happy 2011!

To start the new year right, how about a fabulously beautiful cicada?   This photo is from Michael Jefferies.  Thank you, and thank you to all the other Flicker folks for sharing their beautiful work.

Let’s all go to our happy place

How about a break from ranting and raving? It’s officially SPRING! A bee on a crocus: Thanks to Thomas Binek for the use of his lovely photo.

And now for something completely different

Sorry to be a downer lately…I’m realizing that I have to go look for a job soon, and it’s rather a bummer. How about a pretty picture?  Ursja has uploaded more beautiful beetle photos! OMGSHINY!!

Pretty Picture Tuesday

And also Wednesday…Things are insanely busy at work. How about a pretty Buprestid beetle instead of actual content? Thanks to ursja for the use of this lovely photo!

Pretty Picture Thursday

Still tired and have too much work. Also, My attempt at an April Fools Post didn’t sucker as many people as I hoped. Seriously, though–a Mullet Spa was just too good to pass up. Anyway, […]

Butterfly timelapse videos!

Check out this nifty film of painted lady emergence from pupae: It’s particularly interesting to see these color changes as the butterflies develop–and then they suddenly turn a milky color. What’s happening? In preparation for […]

Pretty Picture Tuesday: Gulf Fritillary

Busy now, but lots of good stuff for later.  How about a lovely photo from NashSnazzy? Definately check out the full size version!

Pretty picture Thursday

Too busy to write any thing substantive, so check out this amazing photo from Raju P.T. Incredible colors on this true bug!  Someday I really hope I am able to make it to Asia. Also, […]