Monday, May 28, 2007

How removed are we from reality of nature?

This report about some parents getting upset about a biology teacher showing students a snake eating a rabbit (after school on a purely voluntary basis) got me to thinking about how removed we are from nature. Animals do eat other animals (think happy meal)..its done all the time. This amazing tourist video of a water buffalo calf escaping not one but two predators which had it in their mouths is the rare exception: