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important crustacean news! Ghost crabs use teeth in their stomach to growl at their enemies
"X-ray fluoroscopy videos revealed that the rasping sounds coincided with the movements of the teeth in their foreguts, known as gastric mills"
the article also notes other mechanisms ghost crabs use to signal each other–maybe the kind of nuanced sociality needed living close by each other in burrows
found these lingonberries growing in new hampshire :3
(photo of a small cluster of little red berries under some grass leaning up against a lichen covered rock)
#florespondence with bonus bumblebee
A piece about the specific ways transphobes target trans men
This is excellent. They all repeat the same lines. It's important to challenge this when we see it.
feeling good about krita and my hand-tablet-screen connection lately!
(i've nicknamed her mò but i'm not sure that's right for her yet)
messing around with krita's symmetry tool to help me loosen up the arm a littl
<someday we'll know more>
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