On March 2nd, 2004, the ESA Satellite Rosetta was launched. On board, a little comet lander called Philae, from the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, meant to land on some comet and investigate it. http://www.solarsystemscope.com/rosetta/ After a long journey, passing by several planets, and on which both Rosetta and Philae were put in hybernation, […]
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Via the Veterinary Medical News Network: There has been a startling increase in the number of Arabian Horses becoming addicted to plastic surgery in the last few months. The increase is mainly driven by the desire to get “likes” on “Facebook Selfies”. A Survey by the American Academy of Equine Plastic Surgery (AAEPS) found that […]
Today is the 3rd birthday of Fadjen, a beautiful Spanish “fighting” bull who was saved as a young calf. This video is a tribute (made by the owner) to Fadjen and what he stands for: quality of life for animals that are abused for “show” or “fun” by humans And ofcourse I stumbled across this […]
A little “ode” to the things in life that make it special. Thank you Jr., thank you Sharmenta for being there and making my life complete!
Here is the “worldfamous” stallion Totilas and his rider; Matthias Rath. Rath is using the “Rollkur” or “LDR” method to control his horse Totilas: pull in the head towards the chest with the (2!) bits he is riding with. The pain this causes on the horses’ tongue and neck will make it slow down and […]