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Indian Pond Heron.

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I think I might have seen it at Bhigwan. They guide called it, in Marathi, a Chitrabalak, IIRC.

+Smita Pawar +ashwini kulkarni +Palak Agarwal +Arindam Mukherjee +Nina Das
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Steller's Jay.

Andrew Molera State Park, CA, US.
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It's all Mondays for this li'l guy, eh?
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And here's something just pleasing: +Chris Hadfield talking about various bits of daily life in space, from sleeping and going to the bathroom to the games one plays. There are still wonderful things in this world. (And out of it)

Via +Paul Hosking.
Chris Hadfield recently talked to Cracked about a few of the things he learned during two space shuttle missions and five months aboard the International Space Station.
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Grey Wagtail, Female.

BR Hills, Karnataka, India.
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Blue-capped Rock Thrush

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Happy Pi Day!



That's Rational Pi Day, of course; 22/7. Not that silly imposter Decimal Pi Day, trying to horn in on the Ides of March.
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I take it the plumage color, even though the white throat isn't visible from this angle, in unique to the white-throats? Out of curiosity, did you ID the guy while you clicked itself? Or was it post facto?
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Imagine we found a country the size of France covered in ancient forest, where trees a century old were mere saplings just getting started, where the oldest sprouted when near-mythical monsters roamed the landscape. Imagine visiting this country, standing…
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