Thought for the day….” Your dreams are only temporary until they become reality”
” Life may not always be as good as it should be, but it is never as bad as it could be”
I read that a new tourist attraction has opened in Dachstein, Austria. Skywalk, a new 400m high viewing platform will give those brave enough to walk across it views of the mountains and glaciers. Steps lead down to a glass floored platform looking down 400m, even the walk to the platform will be exciting!! The height would probably not worry Otis the dog, who has just completed his 64th tandem skydive. According to the British ‘Telegraph’ newspaper, the dog and his owner have been jumping in Acampo, Los Angeles for the last 9 years. The dog wears a special set of doggles to protect his eyes.
Another photo of an iguana today, on the lookour for intruders. Iguanas are members of the lizard family, and are cold blooded. In the wild they can live up to 20 years, and they are also good swimmers, some are able to stay under water for over 20 minutes. An unusual fact about iguanas is that after the females have laid their eggs, they leave them, so the newborn iguanas have to survive on their own from the beginning. They have long tails, which make up over 50% of their body weight. If captured, they can release their tails to escape, and later grow a new one. They also have a third eye in their head, although this is not used for vision.
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