Saturday, December 5, 2015

Link roundup

1. "Librarians in Japan are upset after a newspaper published the names of books that novelist Haruki Murakami, 66, checked out as a teenager from his high school library,"

2. "Zoologist Lucy King came up with the honey fence solution, which takes advantage of the fact that elephants are terrified by the sound of bees."

3. "Owls and falcons hired to scare pesky birds away from Redondo Beach waterfront"
to avoid any incidental viewings of mother nature at work, her company ensures the owls are well-fed before scaring off the seagulls. It doesn’t happen often, but every once in a while an owl will get hold of a seagull or pigeon
4. Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One [Blu-ray] "Complete with glowing Tesseract" is $120 off today at Amazon.