Day: October 3, 2019

Woman Climbs Inside Zoo Exhibit, Taunts Lion

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The woman climbs over the fence as other zoo patrons protest. “You’re not supposed to do that,” a man says three times, in a video uploaded Saturday to an Instagram account that appears to belong to the barrier-jumper herself. But the woman keeps going. She steps through foliage to face the lion, which stares at […]

Do You Know the Existence of Amazing Non-Vegetarian Plants?

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Plants obtain the nutrients that they need from the soil – through their root systems.   However, some soils are low in particular nutrients (especially nitrate – the source of nitrogen needed for organic compounds like amino acids and proteins).  Some plants have ‘solved’ this problem by being carnivorous – feeding on / digesting small arthropods, such […]