Roz Dakin

Roz Dakin

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Vancouver, Canada / Former sailor, currently a postdoc and aspiring writer. For my PhD, I chased after peacocks on a Hollywood film set.
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Secretary bird

("Take a letter, Miss Jones. These rather elegant birds get their name from the crests ,which are supposed to look like quill pens tucked behind the ears They are great snake eaters, so birds with attitude.

peacock spider

The abdominal flaps of the male Australian peacock spider have been described as looking like an Indian blanket or a priceless jewel. Males lift them up when trying -- and often succeeding -- in impressing females.

Tongue-lashing

by popular demand, here is a crop of the goose drama photo. how would you describe the expression on the face of the bird on the left?

Emu

Emu

Ostriches stop traffic in South Africa

Ostriches stop traffic in South Africa

Ruby-topaz hummingbird

Ruby-topaz Hummingbird (Chrysolampis mosquitus) breeds in the Lesser Antilles and tropical northern South America from Colombia, Venezuela and the Guyanas, south to central Brazil and northern Bolivia; also from Colombia into southern Panama.

I love the idea of working outside, but in practice it doesn't work so well (trying to read in the sun = instant sleep). But the beach is perfect for reflecting on what you've learned.

I love the idea of working outside, but in practice it doesn't work so well (trying to read in the sun = instant sleep). But the beach is perfect for reflecting on what you've learned.