Despite frequent assertions to the contrary, the butterfly never was called the 'flutterby'.
Butterflies taste with their feet.
The Californian legal system seems to have a soft spot for animals.
For one thing, anyone... MORE
Besides writing novels such as Lolita, Nabokov was a keen lepidopterist and discovered several species... MORE
'Fornication avec l'onde' was how Paul Valèry described swimming, and humans have been fornicating with... MORE