to last as.docx - These vast piles of snow which never melt,and seem destined to last as long as the world holds together,present a noble and even

to last as.docx - These vast piles of snow which never...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 2 pages.

These vast piles of snow, which never melt,and seem destined to last as long as the world holds together,present a noble and even sublime spectacle. The Foundation's principal office is located at 4557 Melan Dr. Asbefore remarked, the insects, for a tropical region, are of verysmall size and dull colours. What is the cause of thisdifference in their shyness? Do they mistake a man in the distancefor their chief enemy the puma? Or does curiosity overcome theirtimidity? That they are curious is certain; for if a person lies onthe ground, and plays strange antics, such as throwing up his feetin the air, they will almost always approach by degrees toreconnoitre him. )(PLATE 71. At still greater depths the temperature of the mud and waterwould probably not be low enough to preserve the flesh; and hence,carcasses drifted beyond the shallow parts near an arctic coast,would have only their skeletons preserved: now in the extremenorthern parts of Siberia bones are infinitely numerous, so thateven islets are said to be almost composed of them (11/20. But without snow on the
Image of page 1
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read both pages?

  • Winter '19
  • DR. Tesfa
  • Distinct, Nepean River

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture