analise.dubner

analise.dubner

Los Angeles, CA - United States 47 yrs google+
I'm an avid enthusiast for all things outdoors -- hiking, biking, running, backpacking, climbing -- what have you. I love history, earth science, astronomy, meteorology, all the life sciences and especially insects. Don't ask me about remodeling unless you want to hear me talk for a long time.
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  1. +vote The Scariest Threats to the United States

    The Scariest Threats to the United States

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    Lots of stuff to be scared of these days... more than usual, even in our normal fear-based-economy. The media and the pundits and the politicians love to find new things ...
  2. +vote Who Will Win 'Survivor: Worlds Apart'?

    Who Will Win 'Survivor: Worlds Apart'?

    775 votes
    Spoiler Alert: The list is current and updated with eliminated players. You've been warned.Season 30 of Survivor kicks off in San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua with 18 all-new ...
  3. About The Bees: A Guide to All The Types

    About The Bees: A Guide to All The Types

    When people talk about bees, they are almost always talking about the European Honey Bee. But there are over 20,000 species of bee worldwide, and you might be surprised ...
  4. Top 10 People Who Impressed Me the Most on Survivor

    Top 10 People Who Impressed Me the Most on Survivor

    My top 10 is made up of players who straight-up shocked me with their moves -- either physically or psychologically. Maybe they held out as an underdog for the entirety ...
  5. A Guide to the Geological Formations Around You

    A Guide to the Geological Formations Around You

    Everywhere we go we are surrounded by the story of the Earth. We rarely think about the candy-stripped rocks or the weird outcrop in the woods that looks like a face or ...
  6. The Coolest Named Galaxies

    The Coolest Named Galaxies

  7. How Painful is That Sting? The Schmidt Pain Index

    How Painful is That Sting? The Schmidt Pain Index

    Think bug-scientists are timid wimps with butterfly nets and high-pants? Not Justin O. Schmidt. Back in 1984 he wanted to rank the painfulness of insect stings, ...
  8. Most Bitter Jury Members on Survivor

    Most Bitter Jury Members on Survivor

  9. Who is the Most Deserving Winner on Survivor?

    Who is the Most Deserving Winner on Survivor?

  10. The 10 Coolest Historical Ruins in the LA Mountains

    The 10 Coolest Historical Ruins in the LA Mountains

    You don't have to go far from the city to find traces of Los Angeles's past in the surrounding mountains. At the turn of the century little 'roughing it' camps were a ...
  11. +vote The Best Names for Groups of Animals

    The Best Names for Groups of Animals

    468 votes
    We all know the regular words for large groups of animals... herd, flock, mob... but what about the animals that maybe don't normally gather in large numbers? The people ...
  12. 10 of the Most Doomed Expeditions in History

    10 of the Most Doomed Expeditions in History

    History is just FULL of doomed expeditions. It's hard to choose just ten, and it's hard to rank them in any kind of order. I chose these because these were doomed before ...
  13. +vote The Best Fake Words From The Simpsons

    The Best Fake Words From The Simpsons

    3,678 views 33,871 votes
    If you aren't using Embiggen in your everyday jibber-jabber, your life must be sad and small. The Simpsons have been around for a couple decades now, and have given us ...
  14. 5 Reasons We Should Welcome Our New Mantis Overlords

    5 Reasons We Should Welcome Our New Mantis Overlords

    There are many, many amazing insects on this planet, but if you were to pick a single master predator... you'd pick the praying mantis and here are five video reasons ...
  15. How To Survive a Disaster

    How To Survive a Disaster

    It could be that my most favoritest guilty pleasure is the consumption of disaster movies. Mostly because of what I learn so that I may be prepared when that next ...
  16. Earth's Big Five Mass Extinction Events

    Earth's Big Five Mass Extinction Events

    In honor of the discovery of particles found in Permian rocks that might have clues to the cause of the Permian die-off, I'm listing our planet's five biggest extinction ...
  17. Earth History in 11 Easy Steps

    Earth History in 11 Easy Steps

    Getting a little tired of this Earth? Think you might want to get a shiny new one? Maybe one with less plastic bits floating in the ocean, more fresh air, and less ...
  18. 10 Fun, Amazing Physics Experiments

    10 Fun, Amazing Physics Experiments

    The natural laws, things we take for granted on a daily basis, are things we haven't given much thought to. When we drop something, it falls. The end. We don't pull a ...
  19. 6 Amazing Stories of Exploring the American West

    6 Amazing Stories of Exploring the American West

    The American West is full of stories of men and women who did things that are unimaginable to those of us today. Many of whom are, right this moment, feeling bitter and ...
  20. 10 Incredible Insect & Spider Battles

    10 Incredible Insect & Spider Battles

    This is a collection of some of the most amazing insect and spider battles caught on tape. These are all predators - in almost all cases here, they are predator vs.
  21. The Earth's Known SuperContinents

    The Earth's Known SuperContinents

    Pangea, right? Right? Not really. Despite the fact that most people have only ever heard of the one supercontinent, our planet has had a number of them. Earth's land ...
  22. +vote The Funniest Props on The Simpsons

    The Funniest Props on The Simpsons

    9,026 votes
    The Simpsons has it all... funny jokes, funny characters, funny plot-lines... but it also has the props to back it all up. Sometimes, finding the product names, or ...
  23. +vote Things You Hate Most When Driving

    Things You Hate Most When Driving

    2,165 votes
    We all get a little extra annoyed when we slide behind the wheel of our car. Maybe it's because we'd rather just be where we were going and not have to deal with the ...
  24. The World's 6 Known Supervolcanoes

    The World's 6 Known Supervolcanoes

    List of all supervolcano locations in the world. Supervolcano is a word that sounds pretty silly. It's not just a regular volcano, it's SUPER. Just SUPER! Mega? Sure, we ...
  25. +vote The Best Simpsons Non-Human Characters

    The Best Simpsons Non-Human Characters

    8,534 votes
    The Simpsons is full of hilarious characters, but what about the cornucopia of animals and creatures that come in and out of the show's life? Vote for the best of these ...