I, Germ Line – by Mike Dawson

It can feel like we have a firm sense of our histories. But we can only make out the twigs.

Read comic: I, Germ Line – by Mike Dawson

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Blue Monkey

Blue Monkey

Cercopithecus mitis. At the Pittsburgh Zoo in Pittsburgh, PA.

I think blue might refer to its mood. In every photo I have of this monkey, it looks resigned.

Jim Fowler, Naturalist and a Face of TV’s ‘Wild Kingdom,’ Dies at 89 – The New York Times

Mr. Fowler and Marlin Perkins formed a long-running duo on the documentary series filmed in the wild and sponsored by Mutual of Omaha.

Sunny Tunxis Courtyard Blossoms

Sunny Flowering Crabapple Blossoms

I’m not sure what kind of tree this is. Google thinks it’s mock orange or cherry, but I’ve never seen cherries on it, and mock orange is usually a shrub, so it may be something else.

In the courtyard of Tunxis Community College in Farmington, CT.

Newly Discovered Bat-Like Dinosaur Reveals the Intricacies of Prehistoric Flight | Science | Smithsonian

Bat-Like Dino

Though Ambopteryx longibrachium was likely a glider, the fossil is helping scientists discover how dinosaurs first took to the skies.

Source: Newly Discovered Bat-Like Dinosaur Reveals the Intricacies of Prehistoric Flight | Science | Smithsonian