By Kelly

And with each passing Sunday my links to the Earth Sciences get more and more tenuous. We have been speaking a lot about field work of late, of exotic destinations, and some of the hazards that are involved. However, we haven’t yet covered piranhas and how they can double as a pair of scissors. I think the thing that alarms me most about this video as it looks as though the gentleman is standing in the river from which he has plucked the feisty little critter. He must be a biologist, socks and sandals just wouldn’t cut it here…