Always keep your mind as bright and clear as the vast sky, the great ocean, and the highest peak, empty of all thoughts. Always keep your body filled with light and heat. Fill yourself with the power of wisdom and enlightenment. -Morihei Ueshiba
Actual footage of me on Thanksgiving! Just kidding, sort of.
While we associate Prairie dogs with warmer climates, their range stretches all the way up into Canada. The Black-tailed prairie dogs, unlike other prairie dogs, do not hibernate. Instead, they experience a drop in metabolism called torpor, which means reduced activity. My spirit animals!
This colony is munching away at the @marylandzoo!
Yacare caiman keeping cool in the Pantanal. The day temperatures on the banks of Cuiaba River reach above 40 degrees Centigrade and to loose the excess heat, caimans keep their terrifying jaws open. #caiman#pantanal#wildbrazil#visitbrazil