Elevation is an emotion, and the vagus nerve mediates it, according to Slate.
Wired has posted photos of 12 "living fossils." Some of them are really strange . . .
Speaking of photos of strange animals, I posted a photo of a land planarian, which was about the size and shape of a skinny pencil, except for the triangular head. It was oozing across our driveway.
I am pleased, by the way, to have been a Flickr member for four years today.
(Islam, in this case, but I'm not using a "religion" category.) Wisconsin Public Radio has a series, "Inside Islam." It looks like many of the posts/broadcasts are about the status of women in Muslim areas.
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