Category Archive for 'animals'

interview with a pelican

Saturday, October 14th, 2006

pelican-facetoface Originally uploaded by common man. [placeholder post]

interview with a millipede

Saturday, October 14th, 2006

centipede Originally uploaded by common man. I had always thought this fellow was a centipede until I looked up wiki and found that centipedes are actually venomous and look totally different and I don’t remember ever seeing one in my life. So all the ‘centipedes’ I’ve ever seen have actually been millipedes… but well, what’s […]


Saturday, October 14th, 2006

bottoms-up! Originally uploaded by common man. A duck diving underwater gave a lot of entertainment to a group of excited scout and guide kids watching it from on top (in Lalbagh this morning)!

"let me tell you a secret"

Saturday, October 14th, 2006

more water-snake pictures… Originally uploaded by common man. That’s what this fish seemed to be telling the snake. I don’t know what they spoke but the very next moment the snake quickly darted away and the fish dived underwater.

nature photographs

Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

Orangutan Originally uploaded by Mr. Bird Brain. Just a quick post… some really cool pictures from a friend.

when a protector needed protection

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Recently came across an incredible video of a tiger attack – quite an old incident dated June 2004. They were trying to dart a tigeress to move it into a safer place, but obviously it didn’t know that and didn’t like it very much. Here’s the background story… Joymala the Kaziranga Herione Some excerpts…