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Saturday, October 8, 2011

Mr. Muncher

I know what you think, what the heck is this? Well, for those who dont know butterflies, its is a Black Swallowtail, which I found eating a parsley plant last Sunday. He would have frozen if it was not in the safety of a warm living room. I set him up, and now he is changing, and fast. Here is what he used to look like, say... yesterday:
And this is what he will look like when he/she emerges from his cocoon:
Anyway, I will kepp you posted on how he develops.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Backyard Hawk

Sorry I have not posted in a while, busy with school and moving. But, I have  A beautiful picture of a hawk that should make up for it.