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About Harriett Raptor

Eight-year-old mother of five, fluent in telepathy, a possessor of genetic memory, a genius and scholar. Harriett holds the equivalent of a PhD in philosophy, biology, chemistry, physics, astronomy, and the Homo sapiens’ concept of the humanities. Her understanding of mathematics and logic are beyond Homo sapiens’ current comprehension. Harriett is a thinker, a wise osprey, especially distinguished for her expertise in the Homo sapiens problem.

Pipping

The fully developed embryo breaks open the shell when it is time. Since the beak and the claws are not fully developed, birds have an “egg tooth.” In birds, the process of breaking open the eggshell is referred to as pipping. When … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

4:38 PM 5 minutes old

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“When are the eggs going to hatch?”

Speculation is running high over the next big event in our story. Expectant parents Osprey eggs hatch in the same order as they are laid. It takes about 35-37 days for the chicks to emerge, but cases have been recorded … Continue reading

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After the storm – North River Rainbow

After the stormPurple martin house Harriett’s platform and North River double rainbow   “A good day to have a baby.”

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Hunkered down in the rain

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Looking at the camera

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Incubation day # 35 / 37-38 

Switching off

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