The show revolves around the adventures of Denver, the eponymous last dinosaur, who was released from his egg by a group of California teens: Jeremy, Mario, Shades, Wally, and Casey, along with tag-along younger sister, Heather. The kids taught Denver the finer points of skateboarding and other pastimes while protecting him from rock concert promoter Morton Fizzback who wanted to use the dinosaur to make money.
A friend who once studied courtship in dung beetles alerted melast week to a discovery. On moonless nights, African scarabbeetles, which roll balls of dung, can use the Milky Way tonavigate in fairly straight lines away from dung piles, thusavoiding other dung beetles keen to steal their dung balls. "Nowthis is real science, simple, fascinating and completelywonderful," enthused my friend. 2b1af7f3a8