British naturalist and nature documentary pioneer Percy Smith created a series of film featuring mechanical models of animals filmed in stop-motion to shed light on fascinating feats of nature. Smith reportedly created this 1909 masterpiece, "To Demonstrate How Spiders Fly," to "cure people of their fear of spiders by showing them blown up images of their eight legged foes on the cinema screen."
In a classic cute clip that's making the rounds again, a red panda stands up tall in an attempt to intimidate a big rock. It clearly works though as the rock is immobilized by fear. READ THE REST
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Many animals signal to each other vocally or by banging on things, but new research in a Ugandan rainforest shows that each chimpanzee pounds on tree roots with its own individual signature drum beat to send messages more than 1km away. Combined with their hooting and hollering, it sounds like free jazz to me. From… READ THE REST
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