VIDEO: Gecko swallowing a baby cockroach and running back into its hole

Geckos are fun. When I dug a hole for compost among termites and cockroaches, the geckos gathered around the rim to catch a meal. Watch!

Adventures in composting

Our composting system is not the most advanced, nor is it the most productive. It involves digging holes and burying a tub full of food scraps that have half fermented to a stinking richness.

Here is:

dumping out the most disgusting compost bucket yet seen