|via National Geographic Stock|
by Frans Lanting
Okay, be honest. Have you ever heard of the tinamou bird? More importantly, did you know that any bird laid eggs like these??
|via University of Texas' page about Corcovado|
|via World Land Trust|
|via the Houston Zoo blog|
Aren't these eggs bizarre? How funny that such a drab, cute little bird would make such strikingly colored eggs? My students and I were staring at them when Dean said what we were all thinking, "Teacher, they look like chocolate."