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Eagle/Fox Midair Battle Over Dinner 
If you missed it, it’s quite the dust-up. A young fox, having just caught a rabbit, is lofted when an bald eagle tries to snatch the prize. The ensuing battle carries on, in the air, for quite some time, with only the rabbit coming to a bad end. The Oregonian has the footage: http://www.oregonlive.com/trending/2018/05/eagle_and_fox_battle_midair_fo.html#incart_river_index

University of Oregon Osprey Nest Cam 
The title says it all; find it here: https://law.uoregon.edu/explore/osprey

Tourism’s Carbon Footprint Larger Than Thought 
New estimates of the carbon impact generated by tourism suggest the problem is bigger than previously thought. Fortunately, we have plenty of rivers close to home. The BBC explains: https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-44005013

Kim, The Trained Jumping Spider 
In the name of science, little Kim has jumped, and jumped, and jumped to the delight of scientists studying her abilities. You can catch some delight, too, with video courtesy of the BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-43996959