For those of you who don’t know, every Friday we come to you with 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web. This week has certainly not been a disappointment with everything from a over-sized aggressive mosquito to animals with superpowers that puts the X-men to shame, so get ready to kick off the weekend because this is Link25 (106) – Superpowered Animals Edition.
The Break Dancing Gas Attendant
Apple is bringing Siri to the Mac
As we saw with the announcement of OS X Yosemite, Apple really wants to blur the lines between its mobile and desktop operating systems. Now that the new desktop OS is complete with candy-colored icons and the ability to […]
Serenading the cattle with my trombone
When Bioluminescence Meets the Cosmos
Photographer Fefo Bouvier captured this incredible night time photo of bioluminescent plankton illuminating the water as the Milky Way Galaxy shines above. The photo, which was recently highlighted as NASA’s Earth Picture of the Day, was taken in the Atlantic Ocean at Barra de Valizas, Uruguay where some of the […]
If You Own Land, How Far Above and Below Do You Own?
On paper, the concept of land ownership sounds very simple- you pay money and in return you’re given unfettered access to a predetermined amount of land. But how much of that land do you actually own? Do you own the sky above it? How about the land below it? What about all the animals that may live there; do you own those too? All of these questions and more define what exactly it means to […]
5 Animals With Superpowers Way Cooler Than X-Men
The natural world is capable of producing some really weird (and powerful) creatures. It’s no wonder that so many of our fictional superheroes are based on animals. A lot of them possess powers that would make […]
Fur Elise in Different Tastes