earth-song: Extinct For 80 Years: Giant Walking Stick Rediscovered Two Australian scientists, David Priddel and Nicholas Carlile have rediscovered Dryococelus australis, a giant walking stick, found on “Ball’s Pyramid.” It was thought to have died out. [read more]
Jumping Horse-headed Grasshopper. Looks like a walking stick to me- that's what we called them. When my brother was a preschooler in the 70s, one stared him down in the backyard, and he screamed until Mom saved him.