"Things You Wouldn't Know If We Didn't Blog Intermittently."
13 January 2013
Top: An egret waited for its prey at the reclaimed area
in Manila Bay known as Freedom Island in Paranaque, Philippines. (Bullit
Marquez/Associated Press). From Boston.com's Big Picture collection of the best nature pictures of 2012. Below: A Pied-billed grebe, from 10,000 Birds, via A London Salmagundi.