Wednesday, 18 August 2010

Sympathy for insects

On one of my three favourite blogs, The Last Word on Nothing, Ann has been conducting a campaign against the admittedly sometimes abhorrent behaviour of some of our arthropodal cousins.  Some of it makes gruesome reading.  But, in the interests of balance, I thought I'd pass on this delightful snippet from today's Guardian:   Zombie carpenter ant fungus

Enjoy your meal.


  1. Eeerg! Horrible. But it would be a great Doctor Who episode.

  2. Haha Rosie - you should write a script :-))

  3. SuPine. No, I shouldn't. I would never sleep again!