The Verge Review of Animals: the pink grasshopper

The Verge Review of Animals: the pink grasshopper

Mostly in the last couple of years, pink meadow grasshoppers (Chorthippus parallelus) have been sighted by adventurous children in the Belfast hills and JapanNational Geographic’s headline was “No, it’s not a cocktail” apparently to provide clarification for all those who go on the National Geographic website looking for vintage cocktail recipes. Other headlines were like “No, it’s not spraypaint” and “They were tickled pink.” Please take a minute to compliment me on my non-sensationalist headline.

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If you have red hair and freckles, you know what it’s like to be considered a freak of nature. But did you know that the phenomenon that causes red hair in people is thought to be a variation of that which causes funky coloring in other…

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