Everyone’s heard of the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon – a game based on the concept that all the world’s actors can be linked through their film roles to the infamous Mr Bacon within six steps. So, it’s pretty easy to link up the incestuous world of celebrities, but what happens if you exchange your Matt Damons for mullets, your Jim Carreys for jaguars or your Tom Cruises for toucans?
Ethiopian wolves eat big-headed mole-rats.
From one big-headed species to another…
Pitcher plants are found in Sumatra, and so is the…
You get the idea? Right, now it’s your turn to dabble in some Kevin Bacon-inspired wildlife linkage.
Post your chains as comments on this blog and we will decide which dodgy connections are acceptable and those which aren’t. The winner will receive the most amazing prize one could possibly imagine….that’s right, the utmost respect from the ARKive office. You can’t even buy that on eBay.
Bonnie Metherell, ARKive Media Researcher