Post 3: August 11th, 2016

The first order of business today was oceanography. Continued with the course, learned about Antarctic ecosystems and kelp forests. Interesting that Antarctica just has one consistent current going around it, and that sea urchins are apparently the size of dinner plates.

 

I would not advise eating off of them.

 

Unless you’re eating foods off a stick, or roasting marshmallows over a fire, maybe it’ll work.

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Post 2: August 10th, 2016

Post number 2, go!

Read more of “Monkey”. It can be summarized as follows.

Monkey: “Hey, give me something.”

Sea Dragon: “Sure, how about this?”

Monkey: “Nah, that sucks.”

Sea Dragon: “How about this then?”

Monkey: “Naaaaaaah.”

Sea Dragon: “Alright, then what about this?”

Monkey: “Perfect!”

Sea Dragon: “Good. Now will you please leave me alone?”

Monkey: “No. Give me clothes, or I’ll hit you with the thing you just gave me.

Sea Dragon: “Whyyyyyyyyyy-”

 

Read more of the sociology text book. Still interesting, odd to find out that Karl Marx said that he wasn’t a Marxist after hearing people talk about it.

 

Started an art history course on Khan Academy. Just the basics, but it’s been pretty informative so far. I like it a lot, and I highly recommend it if you have interest and free time. Check it out Here.

 

I’ve continued with the marine biology course. Food webs, and key species that tie everything together. Key species basically function on the principle of “A, B, and C only eat D. D eats E, F, and G, which are producers. if D goes away, A, B, and C are so picky (sarcasm, sarcasm) that they would rather starve than eat their greens.