PIC: "Scat" ride at yesterday's summer carnival at work. See the swings behind?


PIC: "Scat" ride at yesterday's summer carnival at work. See the swings behind?, originally uploaded by @jozjozjoz. This madness (and more!) took over an entire parking lot. They fed us burgers, chicken, hot dogs, corn on the cob, popsicles, ice cream sundaes + had booths with games and prizes. Oh, and I giant slide! Los Angeles, CA Pecked out on...


What scat is that?


by Carrie M. Miller, Science & Technology Program Developer As the Exploring Nature summer camp director, preparing the activities and materials to be used in summer camp is only half of the fun. The other half comes from seeing the looks on the campers' faces as each activity is presented to them. Those looks vary from "Wow!" to "Really?" This...


The Summer of the Dancing Bear- Bianca Lakoseljac


Image from Amazon Disclaimer: This book was provided for me free of charge via netgally in exchange for an honest review Synopsis (from Amazon) Bianca Lakoseljac's debut novel, The Summer of the Dancing Bear is a mesmerising melange of love story and mystery, as young protagonist Kata explores the unfamiliar world of the gypsy tribe that has...


Closer Look: The Dog That Sniffs Scat for Science


Most of the time we hear about expeditions through emails and phone calls. But when explorers come through Washington D.C., they stop by NG Headquarters and give us a first hand update on their work. The Closer Look videos bring that insider's view to you. Explorer and biologist Karen DeMatteo has a difficult job - searching for elusive and...


Ready to go....not!


This morning we finished packing, walked and played with Yoda and had a tasty lunch. We then had the pleasure of Jenn, Shawn and Bianca and my Aai stopping by. It was nice to see all of them before we left for the airport with Shah kaka. We thought all was going well when we made it through security and had a nice pizza dinner before awaiting...


Florence with Marianne


bianca tschaikner welcome! i'm bianca tschaikner, an illustrator based in austria but most of the time roaming around somewhere else in the world. my heart belongs to drawing and travelling, which might be expressed best in my illustrated maps. amongst the things that currently inspire me are medieval maps, remote islands and airports.


Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet: Scat Singing To Its Own Tune


The Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet has been serenading audiences in its native Washington, D.C., across the country and even as far as France for more than two decades. But its members are finding ways to bring something new to their performances. Bandleader and co-founder Ginny Carr says she wrote the words and music to all 10 songs on the quartet's...


Russian 400m runners impress U.S. sprinter Bianca Knight


Wow! - BIANCA KNIGHT (@MidKnightDreams) August 03, 2012 Shut down w/ 50.75 ... This is goin to be good. Russia. Completely blew the field away. Wow. - BIANCA KNIGHT (@MidKnightDreams) August 03, 2012 She won by 2 seconds. Shutting down. I like that type of stuff. This (The W 400) is going to be one of the best races at the Games.


Bianca Beauchamp as Catwoman


By Philip Van der Vossen ( @PVanderVossen ) on July 19th, 2012 For the big release of The Dark Knight Rises, we wanted to go with a Batman inspired sexy photo gallery today. So we immediately looked to our favorite Latex Cosplay girl, Bianca Beauchamp . Wouldn't you know, she just happened to have a photo-shoot as Catwoman that's purrrfect.


Who Pooped? - Identify Animals by Scat/ Dung


Even if it is slightly gross Who Pooped? is a fun and educational site through which students try to identify animals by their scat or dung. I was reminded of the site over the weekend and thought that I just had to share it again. Who Pooped? is an interactive game in which students learn about various animals by guessing which animal created...