Sunday 1 January 2017

Surgical Precision

Image: Kirkby
Crabs are extremely picky eaters.

Image: tpsdave
They have huge claws to make sure they don't have to get too close to their food...

Video: 송치훈

And they eat with the care and precision of a royal food tester who knows that every mouthful might be the one full of poison.

Image: Bill & Mark Bell
All of which means you shouldn't be surprised to see a crab wearing surgical gloves or carrying various articles of lab equipment around. They really are very, very picky eaters.


Lear's Fool said...

They're so..dainty!

Joseph JG said...

Yeah, they should have little napkins!