Wednesday, 31 March 2010

Storm-chasers!

Did you know that wildebeest can sense a storm from 30 miles away, even if the wind is blowing it away from them? The things you learn from Radio 4! I'm thinking of doing a series on the theme of animal cognition.

5 comments:

kirsty said...

Stunning. I've just been admiring with my 7 year old son!

Kate Slater said...

Thanks Kirsty, I'm glad you both like it!

Christiane said...

lovely illo and interesting fact!

The Art Cupboard said...

such a cool fact! and an even cooler work of art.
xxo
-bree

Kate Slater said...

Thanks! Apparently humming birds can do the same thing, but I thought I'd have a change from collaging feathers!