A blog for the United States branch of the global Centre for Fortean Zoology
Saturday, 19 April 2014
An out-of-place bird is on the loose in the UK at present, but its provenance is known. It is a rhea, property of Jo Clarke, which has done a runner. Rheas can be dangerous. They can disembowel you with their feet. There have been a number of sightings of the daring escapee.
Asian Giant Hornet
Meanwhile, Asian Giant Hornets have invaded France and caused the deaths of no less than six people there.