How to Remove a Tick

The link below is to an infographic on how to remove a tick – very useful for walking in the Australian bush.

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Yacaaba Headland Walk

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I ran out of time yesterday to post about my walk up Yacaaba Headland and how I only just avoided being in a storm that was moving in. So today (it’s actually the 27th July 2012 as I type away) I must get two days of posts done, even if I slip this one in back in time, so to speak (as you can with the post time when posting).

BrunchSo I decided to do the Yacaaba Headland walk just before lunch and had lunch in the carpark, while reading the paper. Nothing too healthy – I tend to eat far too much junk when I’m on holidays. So it was a bacon & egg roll, as well as a couple of potato scallops and some chips (and coke of course) See Picture at Left. It was really brunch and I needed the energy boost to accomplish the walk. Sounds…

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Vietnam: Chu Mom Ray National Park – Griffin’s Leaf-Nosed Bat

The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of a new bat species in Vietnam’s Chu Mom Ray National Park in 2008. The article includes a picture of the species.

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Brazil: Glow-in-the-Dark Mushroom Found Again

The link below is to an article about a glow-in-the-dark mushroom species that has been rediscovered in the jungles of central Brazil. Be sure to have a look at the picture (not this particular species) – amazing.

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