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Nemo the Latest Member of the Peacock Spider Family [Video]

Nemo the Latest Member of the Peacock Spider Family [Video]

An ecological field officer for Nature Glenelg Trust, Sheryl Holliday, discovered a new peacock spider in Mount Gambier, South Australia, in November 2020 — the Maratus nemo. This peacock spider’s bright orange face and white stripe sort of resembles a clownfish. During Holliday’s visit to Nangwarry and Mount McIntyre, she hand-collected four male and one […]

7.7. Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning in New Zealand

7.7. Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning in New Zealand

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has issued a possible widespread tsunami warning after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck the South Pacific Ocean. The earthquake was reported on Feb. 10, 2021. There is no tsunami warning for Guam or Hawaii. For a brief moment, there was a warning for the United States territory American Samoa. However, […]

Kerry Vincent a Cake Expert and Food Network Judge Dies at Age 75

Kerry Vincent a Cake Expert and Food Network Judge Dies at Age 75

Kerry Vincent who was a cake expert — and Food Network judge — has passed away at the age of 75. According to Vulture, Vincent died on Jan. 2, 2021, from an undisclosed illness. Her death was confirmed by the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show — a nonprofit organization that Vincent co-founded. The nonprofit stated […]