Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Great Tits Re-Covering

A tit in the hand. What could be more pleasant on a spring day!
The Great Tits of England are adapting to global warming....
The whole story is here...
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=A1&xml=/earth/2008/05/08/scitit108.xml

click on image to enlarge....

3 comments:

Pacific College Mom said...

What a beautiful baby! Too bad it's a male tit, I think you would've preferred to see the female one, eh? hahhahaha

When in doubt, adapt!

cv said...

Nice Tit

justagirl said...

Or any kind of day, right? :)

This article is really fascinating. It shows that some species evolve, or adapt to their changing environment, through behavior modification and not just genetic changes in biologic makeup over time. Very, very cool.