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Fish-eating spiders discovered by scientists – video

Spiders that can capture and eat fish have been discovered by scientists at the fringes of shallow fresh water. The study by a Swiss-Australian team appeared in the academic journal Plos One. It revealed that the amphibious creatures, more commonly found in warmer areas, can often swim and walk on the water’s surface and are […]

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For female fish, size matters

A newly published study by a University of Ottawa researcher has concluded penis length exerts a measurable sway on females evaluating potential sexual partners. “We found that flaccid penis size had a significant influence on male attractiveness,” concludes the study that was published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. Biologist Brian […]

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Beer, fish and water. The tale of Prickly Pear Creek.

            With streams and rivers drying up because of over-usage, Rob Harmon has implemented an ingenious market mechanism to bring back the water. Farmers and beer companies find their fates intertwined in the intriguing century-old tale of Prickly Pear Creek. View video on TED at this link. 0

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Thelma and Ziggy, part deux

Thelma and Ziggy has been on Smashwords only a few days now and is doing surprising well. Thanks everybody! Here are a couple of miniature sample pictures of the black and white pictures included in the appendix area of Thelma and Ziggy. The pictures in Thelma and Ziggy are full page size or nearly full-page […]

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A Cookbook by Ted, Volume 2

My second cookbook contains 38 new recipes, mainly from the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Oyster stuffed halibut steak, Pineapple Pie, Fish liver pâté, Uncooked rosehip jam, Baked salmon with mustard-dill sauce, Macédoine salad, Sourdough applesauce cake, Almond and Raisin Sauce, and Broiled chicken marinade are some of the recipes in this cookbook. Also includes […]