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Post time 2017-4-5 07:00:54 |Display all floors
petera Post time: 2017-3-20 10:26
Elephant Seals

A "wallow" of elephant seals. The males can grow up to 4 tons.

Southern Elephant Seal

Specifically these are Southern Elephant Seals. The world's largest seals.

Southern Elephant Seal Social Behavior

During the foraging months, southern elephant seals spend 90% of their time underwater, surfacing approximately every 20–30 minutes for a short rest of 2–3 minutes. They are swift and powerful swimmers and can dive further and longer than any other seal. A physiological adaptation allows them to store oxygen and simultaneously reduce its consumption while diving. They can lower their heart rate to as little as a single beat per minute. The recorded diving record for the seal is nearly two hours underwater and more than 4,200 feet (1,400m) in depth. At sea, they are usually solitary animals.

Southern elephant seals swimming Photo copyright © Ellen Goff
Southern elephant seals swimming

During breeding and molting, they are more social, gathering in large colonies along their natal beaches. Males defend their breeding territories through a series of specific behaviors. An interloper will vocally (their large proboscis amplifies their bellows) and physically challenge the alpha male, who in turn will rise up on its chest and respond in kind. If this does not drive away the challenger, vicious and bloody fights can break out, with the winner keeping or claiming the territory and local females as his own. Subordinate males will exhibit a flattened posture without inflating their proboscis when near another male’s harem to demonstrate that they are not a threat.

Colonies form again in January and February when the southern elephant seals go through a molting process of shedding their fur and the outer layer of skin. After three to five weeks, they grow new fur and return to the sea. Southern elephant seals are known to live up to 23 years.


9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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Post time 2017-4-7 07:00:18 |Display all floors
A month

A month ago I was watching Royal albatross, Cape Petrels, Storm Petrels and other birds and mammals on the Drake passage. The harsh realities of daily life have brought me down to Earth but a bit of the euphoria persists.
9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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Post time 2017-4-13 10:36:59 |Display all floors
petera Post time: 2017-4-7 07:00
A month

A month ago I was watching Royal albatross, Cape Petrels, Storm Petrels and other birds and ...

I was watching my cat hunting birds he missed the bird I got it with a sling shot as it was looking at the cat, one annoying bird dead

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Post time 2017-5-15 18:27:52 |Display all floors
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9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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Post time 2017-5-16 06:37:05 |Display all floors
Still

The picture above is a still from a very brief video I took. Crabeater seals on an ice floe with fantastically shaped icebergs in the background.
9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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petera Post time: 2017-5-15 18:27
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Looks like Chinese terrority

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Post time 2017-5-23 10:02:16 |Display all floors
Nature

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9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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