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Love your "Hi-Definition" sunglasses? Thank a Penguin!

My eyes are light-blue to grey.  I sneeze when I walk out into bright light.  This phenomenon is real, and believed to be a product of some “crossing of wires” neurologically speaking, due to close proximity of nerves that react to foreign particles in the nasal passage, to the nerves that innervate the eyeball.  356 more words

Just For Fun

Top Twitter Reactions To Simon Despres Scoring Game 3 Winner For Ducks

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) –The Pittsburgh Penguins bowed out in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs this year, but a player they traded away had a big night on Thursday. 376 more words


Six continents but why don't penguins read my blog? (Day 360)

Day 360, six days of blogging to go.

Prior to starting this blog I had already attracted a reputation as a keen advocate for the positive benefits of chemical engineering; perhaps as a result of my media appearances following the Deepwater Horizon incident in 2010. 984 more words

Geoff Maitland

Cardinal Couple

Swift bullets, red male first, multi-colored female determinedly follows

gliding through warm air molecules over the field headed for a feeder

One flap of wings, penguin-like body swim up and down, up and down, one flap of wings… 13 more words