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Comfy Paleoart Thread
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Same energy

Southern CA normie here, is this a recluse and am I gonna die?
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Theoretically could it not have arrived from an out-of-state delivery or something similar?
wrong area, no fiddle. unclench.
>Legs are one solid light color
>Illustrates legs with 4 different colors
That map is bs, I have 100% seen brown recluses in new england, had a very clear fiddle on the back
pretty sure that’s an eagle

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So I restarted my computer and it wiped every image I had from my drive for some reason. In light of this, any /an/ appropriate reaction images you could provide would be appreciated.
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Literally me
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>before and after comparison shot using fancy face cream
Thank you jRPG dog
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He lost it
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digital zoom while filming is the worst
that has to be from a movie
not a footfag but i could see myself jerkin it to these feet

You know, it’s nice to finally meet some animal enthusiasts who aren’t all knot sucking furfags. You guys are cool, I think i’ll Stay. Also tree thread I guess.
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yfw treefags brutally taking over /an/ in a coup of respectful cordiality
I have a big one, they're boring tbqh. American dogwoods are the patrician's choice of ornamentals.
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>The non-furries are the lizard/bug/plant fags
i recognize this dog
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Yeah. You don't know how happy am I to love my girl and know she loves me back with only pure and sweet reasons.
Also cookie is the best pussy in the animal kingdom.

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Is there a cuter frog? Post dumps
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>it's the shining but with frogs
nice jojo reference
>Here's Froggy!

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why dont religious muslims like dogs?
why do they perceive them as impure animals while religious christians or jews dont?
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insufficient aryan DNA
Not much has changed apparently.
Sighthounds like salukis however are sacred for them. Shitton of sheiks own them for coursing gazelle in the desert and to aid in falconry
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ok now what?
Why do the mayo people rape the heckin doggerino?

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Birrin Edition

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>A world colonized by Canaries, Sunflowers and others

>A Chinese cave with very strange inhabitants

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>as if technological development inevitably progresses on rails

This is a very valid criticism as long as you also keep in mind that many technologies are necessary precursors to others. For instance, good luck developing decent weapon and tool alloys without fire, and you're definitely going to need decent metallurgy do develop electrical communication or computation systems.

One of the big things I see is technologies that are developed for no reason, especially stone tools and cooking in animals with sufficient natural weapons and a long evolutionary history of carnivory.

I've also seen some really dumb stuff like developing underwater trains to move goods between small islands.

How do you feel about how Snaiad does it?

Usually it's just whatever the author wants with the thinnest veneer of spec evo painted on it.
What are some spec evo tropes you love?
>How do you feel about how Snaiad does it?
That's actually what I had in mind and I'm not a fan. Having the senses spread out over two heads for no good reason doesn't seem advantageous at all. Especially the idea of having one mouth for chewing and another mouth for swallowing. What's the logic?
It's just way overdone, and not a particularly original idea. I've seen the two concepts you mentioned multiple times from different people. Fantasy as a subject for spec bio has been sucked dry.
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>Having the senses spread out over two heads for no good reason doesn't seem advantageous at all.
Did you consider the evolutionary history of the organisms though? The routing of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in tetrapods is really stupid but we're stuck with it.

>Especially the idea of having one mouth for chewing and another mouth for swallowing.
That's not how it works in most cases, and using appendages to pass food to the mouth is quite common in life on Earth.


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I really dislike when people pronounce Puma as "Pyuma".
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Fuggn poomers :DD
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ayy lmao
o fugg googer :DDD

Do we have a tier list of presidential pets? I think Socks is numbah one tbqh
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Biden is a hands-on trainer who has had GSDs his entire adult life, and Champ was trained to handle things like crowds and airplane noise.

What pet Trump had?
he was the pet, to putin, netanyahu, and xi jinping.
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Discuss anything aquarium related here, including inhabitants, decor, and issues. Before asking questions in this thread, make sure you give us at least some details when asking a question, such as:

>Tank size (include dimensions, not just volume)
>Parameters (ammonia, nitrate, nitrite, pH, GH, KH)
>Any inhabitants + how long you've had them
>Pictures are always helpful

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No, goldfish and carp in general are too boney to eat, even by Asian standards, and especially for sushi.

Met her at a fish meet once. Seems like a nice lady. Her health and life in general seems to be going downhill rapidly these past couple years though.
how is he now?

i had one guppy act like that before, didnt make it in the end, but a goldfish acted the same and made it out okay
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I added a new replacement cartridge and polyfil in red this saturday. I kept the sponge filter in green and one buried at the bottom of the filter and pulled a clump from the old cartridge and buried it in the poly fil. The water still looks a little milky. I understand that whiteness is a bacterial bloom, but is it the same beneficial bacteria? Why does it bloom? I tested the ammonia yesterday and there was nothing.

Still the same

/RATS/ Thread
A Rat Denied His Yogies edition
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cute rat
norf ratto
luv me cheese
luv me hammock
luv me beer
simple as
I don't have the cage yet but I would be looking towards 450 square inches as recommended by a number of youtube channels. Thanks for the pic reference, saved it.

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How did the cutest dogs in the world originate from a land where it came from the murder capital of the world?
best thread on 4chan. you da real mvp, op.
guess they were looking for something to balance it all out in their lives
drive safe, pupper
yip yip yip

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>tiger is worlds favourite animal
>tiger will go extinct in the next generation
>my face when lion is now biggest cat
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the term is striped
Their expressions are so human.
>cucking your genes by mating with a lioness
they are the inferior females
Fuck you
Why are Lions cucks?

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Welcome to /plant/, the happy green place on this blue board, where growers, gardeners and horticulturists share their love for things that grow.
Newbies and amateurs are very welcome, and we’ll always try to answer your questions.

>Flora of the World

>Hardiness zones

>Plant ID Sites

>Pests and Diseases

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It floats, is really light, and sticks everywhere, when you water it's all eventually gonna rise to the top. Pumice or decomposed granite are better alternatives if you can find them.
Granite is inorganic, it doesn't decompose.
Look up radon.
Atomic decay and organic decomposition are two different things. Maybe English isn't your first language?

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