Can You Count How Many Seals There Are Selling Seashells By The Seashore?

These aerial photographs show how an army of seals and cormorants have taken over a sand bank off the coast of Great Yarmouth. The pictures were taken by aerial photographer Mike Page over Scroby Sands and he estimated there were at least 2,000 seals and 1,500 cormorants. Continue reading »

Honest Food And Beverage Logos With Calorie Count On Them

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Calorie Brands had a great idea to redesign popular products to show how many calories they have. Continue reading »

Numbers on Stairs Help Kids Learn to Count

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This kindergarten in Slovenia, designed by Jure Kotnik Architecture, has a staircase where they put a number on each stair, as a subtle way to encourage self-learning. Because kids have little legs, they pay attention to each stair they climb, and by placing the numbers on each stair, it gets them counting in their heads or even out loud.
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Annual Flamingo Count in Spain

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Flamingo chicks walk in an enclosure before they are tagged in Fuente de Piedra, Spain, on Jule 19, 2014. Fuente de Piedra lagoon is a natural reserve with more than 170 different species recorded and one of the main breeding grounds for flamingos in the Iberian Peninsule. Hundreds of flamingo chicks are tagged and checked annually to record the evolution of the species. (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)
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London Zoo Takes Annual Stock Count

Zookeepers have begun the annual animal count at London Zoo. The zookeepers have to accurately audit more than 16,000 animals and catalogue every mammal, bird, fish, reptile, amphibian and invertebrate spread over the 36-acre site in Regents Park. New to the count this year will be penguins, newborn Francois langurs and two endangered Asian lion cubs. London’s zoo is the oldest in the world and is home to more than 110 endangered species from around the world.

Zoo-keeper Westlake poses with Meerkats during the stock take at London Zoo in London. (Reuters) Continue reading »