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That thing is already a nightmare.
Someone should shop this with the Brendan Frasier JUST photo.
Mike Enoch?

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itt only biology students and graduates are allowed to post
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follow your dreams
masters is usually seen as a career move and PhD is usually pure academia

if you have a masters do you need to do the GRE AGAIN for PhD? does a masters even help your chances?
>if you have a masters do you need to do the GRE AGAIN for PhD?
I don't think you do (and I didn't have to for my grad school experience), but I could be wrong.
That's a retic. I own 4. They are semi-arboreal
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Mycology student here.

only post ones with actual curses on them
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not that Im saying it should be euthanized, but losing its sense of smell probably affects its quality of life quite significantly
Gotta be careful on the Bundesstraße near Bremen.
Cock Pussy ? Ass
It's the Bremen Musicians dingus
Cock Pussy Bitch Ass

>i have a little lovebird
>i love it, it loves me (probably)
>its allways sitting in my shoulder or eating seeds
>things are nice
>mom is jealous
>she gets a fucking parrot 3 times bigger than my lovebird
>its a fucking asshole
>screaming monkey sounds and laughing like an spiteful little shit
>older brother is bothering this little shit
>it grows angry and agresive because mom does nothing to my brother
>one day i go outside of house because highschool
>i come back as early as i can
>my lovebird is in a pool of his own blood in the rooms floor and with an eye completelly destroyed
>fuck not again (i had lost many pets before)
>im sure i left my little bird on the safety of its closed cage

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Did she let the parrot out to “play” with the lovebird? Obviously an aggressive parrot would rip a lovebird in 2.
Sorry anon, that sucks.

inb4 she replaces the bird because she 'misses' it. Mom's are shitty pet owners, they like things when they're cute then lose interest.
Has she ever tried to get them together before?
Op here, no she didnt

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Thougts about viruses? My favourite ones are bacteriophages, look at how alien they look.
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like a huge, substituted alkane
that is either /sci or /out
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>viruses aren't living things
Feeble minded brainlets such as yourself have such a narrow view on what can be considered "life"
Viruses have DNA and have a drive to reproduce (albeit in an unusual way), therefore they are alive
He says while there is a current thread about rocks and minerals.
Viruses ain't alive, my man.

This is my dog like rodent Stella
Don't just call your pet an abomination anon. You're supposed to love and care for it.
It probably stinks

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Do mother ducks ever leave they're ducklings unattended?
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Right now I'm fishing in a call in Tempe Arizona and I'm seeing so many abandoned ducklings
Are they freaking out and looking for their parents? This is a little early for ducklings, are you sure they're not just a small duck species?
That's very odd. Something must have happened to the mother.
Did it rain recently or was very windy? Ducklings can get lost, or something might have happened to the mother.

Mother ducks are very caring mothers, if not a bit stupid when it comes to storm drains.

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cheetah thread, post best animal (cheetah)

bonus points for king cheetah
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Why though. It's awful.
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Anyone here tried growing bonsai before? I'm wanting to get into it, but idk what I'm in for.
Tips, tricks, and general bonsai info would be appreciated.
Anyway, general bonsai thread. Post what you have.
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>let's all share our bonsai guilt
This one >>2624161 is already dead, I owned it for a week >_>
My other is still alive and kicking though, I also repotted it, and did prune a bit off the roots, because some were over a foot long, all coiled around the pot. It's slowly putting out needles, I'm thinking of trying some wiring on those straight up branches.
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>I'm thinking of trying some wiring on those straight up branches
I done did it, on the side branch. I was quite nervous, but it went ok, I think. I should have started that thickest wire further down though.
damn forgot this is /an/ where a thread will have replies from over a week ago. that bonsai you just posted though looks like it has good potential though

Perlite/moler clay/compost is a patrician potting mix anon, good choice. The only thing better would be straight akadama like an insane motherfucker.
Good to hear, cheers. I'm new to all this, so I googled the fuck out of everything before repotting. Came across this site: http://www.bonsai4me.com/Basics/Basicscatlitter%20page4.html
Of course when I posted my mix on fb after someone remarked on it, a purist immediately told me that there is absolutely no subsitute for akadama...
I mean, I'm sure it's -the- best, but I'm just starting, and with all the other stuff I already had to buy just to get started, I'm not also gonna spend 40$ on slightly better soil for a $20 tree.

I also learned that I did a shit job wiring it, lol.
Actually handling a tree is so much different from watching people do it. Can't beat hands-on experience. First I'm gonna learn how to coil tighter, and how to avoid cross-overs, on some old plant I have.

The hens got some lawn clippings today! Hows everyones chicken doing? Mine dont know it yet but theyve got a nice summer ahead of them :)
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Most veggies other than avocado. Lettuce, corn, carrots, watermelon. All hits. They're omnivores with pretty flexible diets, so you can give them meats too, but it'll make their manure more difficult to tolerate. Their diet should be 90% feed though. Don't go heavy on the snacks.
Yeah if they have to go out for food and water then they will go out. (In case they don't go out, put it back so they won't starve or dehydrate.)

but like the other anon said 17 weeks is very young. How big are they? You might want to keep them inside your own house until spring arrives.
I guess they are about 500-700g each. They are pretty big in my opinion. They have a very thick feather coat and a heating lamp so I don't think they are that cold in the hen house. The weather is also gradually turning to spring so I don't think I need to worry much about them keeping warm.
Never would I've thought they'd eat watermelon if I hadn't have seen it with my own eyes
>have a few free range chickens
>walk over to garden
>didn't think too much about them walking in the garden
>notice a medium size watermelon shaking for no apparent reason
>walk to the other side of it
>see a large opening with my bantam hen's tail feathers sticking out of it
>she heard me walk around and quickly darted away as I approached
>look inside
>the entire thing is eaten down to the rind from the inside
I wonder how long it took her

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might be worth looking at /out/ too, these guys are more into their weird and wonderfuls
Sounds like fun and cool project. Make sure you leave space for paths so that you can harvest and weed your gardens easily.

Cuke is a vining plant, so it will basically get everywhere in your plot unless you have some kind of structure for it. You also have tons of space for lettuce which don't last very long and are grown best in earlier seasons. In short, they will be blank unless you plant something else in that space. Carrots will be shaped weird unless you remove ALL of the rocks. This is an essential step for nice carrots. Tomatoes get very tall and big and will topple, so be sure to have structures ready for them.
An inch.
Not bad for an adolescent dionaea born in 2016 summer that hasn't skipped any dormancy.
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So, is this the right board to talk about rocks and minerals on? If not, point me where to go. If it is, post your best collected specimens.

This ain't fantastic, but I collected this the other day and the pictures don't do it justice. It's Magnetite and Diopside on Quartz Monzonite.
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How do you identify all these? Im clueless
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Majoring in geology. And this fucker.
How do you know where to go to find cool rocks and minerals? I'd love to go on an outdoor adventure looking for rocks, but I've only ever found quartz, limestone, and a shit ton of agates.
>colecting literal shit
anon, the andy sixx boards are in /b
Geological Surveys is how I do that, and state based rock and mineral collecting books.

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Getting two female rats in a couple of hours. Advice?
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Some rat traps will do

Get a cat to control pest problems
Good luck OP.
Don't use cedar, pine or newspaper for bedding. Shredded regular paper is ok.
If you're going to have fleece hammocks/bedding in their cage, cut any loose threads off so they don't get entangled and die.
Supplement their diet with fresh food but don't give too much fruit and veg or they'll get diarrhea.

Had both breeder rats and pet store feeder rats (8 in total). There was no difference in lifespan or health except that some of the feeders actually lived longer.
Cats are a pest tho
Socialise them well. Spend ages with them, train them. Rats are not only smart by the very affectionate.

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Could a pet anteater control fire ants on your property?
no, anteaters are a pain in the ass to keep alive.

Armadillos will eat fireants though, And you don't even have to keep them, just catch a bunch and release them on your property
Don't anteaters mostly eat termites?
This. Also, anteater claws are very dangerous.
You could also get some birds. Chickens, turkeys, etc.
I didnt know chickens would eat the fire ants. Thats probobly a little eisier to find then an anteater
Depends on the chicken. Overall, they seem to prefer the taste of other ant species and get pretty irritated by fire ant stings. They’ll usually still scratch up the mounds though, and the fire ant nest will slowly move out of chicken range.

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