Monday, November 13, 2006

Finally some good news...






Clever manatees happy, not dumb

My favorite excerpt from the article,

"Researchers contend that if the plant-eating beasts seem slow-witted, it is because they faced no threats to their survival before the advent of boat propellers.


"They look like very contented animals that don't have very much to do all day," said Roger Reep, a neuroscientist at the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine."


2 comments:

Rob said...

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/15417801/

Rachiley said...

Clever enough to come all the way to Memphis for a trip to Graceland and some BBQ, but so vastly elusive that a team from Seaworld failed in capturing him...