Archives de Tag: Cetaganda

Feline fruits

Beware of acacia trees in Africa: they may contain lions… (Gorgeous pic from National Geographic, gleefully blogged by – of course – P. Z. Myers.)

Lions, Kenya (photo: Mrs Wai Chun Turnbull)

Lions, Kenya (photo: Mrs Wai Chun Turnbull)

Of course, being the geek I am, I can’t help thinking of this photo too…

in canada cats grow on trees
(more Lolcats and funny pictures)

You know what this also reminds me of? Science-fiction. Remember the bio-engineered « kitten tree » in Lois McMaster Bujold’s Cetaganda? Some find it creepy, others just… Perfect. Horribly and adorably perfect.

Go figure.