Thursday, 12 June 2008
Frog and mouse BFF
This is an old story, but the picture and the journalism totally make up for it being 2+ years old. Highlights from National Geographic.com:
It could be the most spirited interspecies escape since The Rescuers.
According to the Indo-Asian News Service, some rural Indians are holding frog weddings in the hopes that the amphibians' bliss will inspire farm-saving storms. After marking the bride and groom with vermillion and turmeric—traditional adornments in human Hindu nuptials—villagers take the supposedly happy couple to a nearby pond to honeymoon.