WHAT KIND OF WIZARD FISH IS THIS
It’s a transparent cardinalfish (probably Apogon crassiceps) swallowing an ostracod. When threatened, this type of ostracod release a burst of biolumiscent chemicals to dazzle predators and/or attract their predator’s predators. The transparent cardinalfish is (for obvious reasons) particularly susceptible to this last bit, and so has evolved to spit out this type of ostracod whenever they detect the chemical. There’s a video at the post’s source!
so cool, thank you!
edit: here’s the link, since tumblr makes it hard to find source
|—||Epiphany (via woahsara)|
Forty-six million white adults today can trace the origins of their family wealth to the Homestead Act of 1862. This bill gave away valuable acres of land for free to white families, but expressly precluded participation by Blacks.
"how do I have privilege?"
based on this post
I swear the fuckin producers of the simpsons knew shit was an issue before anyone opened their eyes.
Who dares wake me from my slumber??