Before the recent species collapse, vultures were a vital part of India's sanitation, cleaning carcasses and, as here, scavenging human remains left at the ghats on the banks of rivers. Vultures—massive and clumsy, their naked faces buried in rotting flesh along the roadside, on the banks of the Ganges, lining the high walls and spires of every temple and tower—were once so ubiquitous in India as to be taken for granted, invisible. Vultures are cross-culturally uncharismatic—with their featherless gray heads, their pronounced brows that make for permanent scowls, their oversized blunt beaks capable of splintering bones. They vomit when threatened and reek of death. In South Asia, their broad wings can reach up to eight feet tip to tip, casting a great shadow from above as they circle, drawn by the distant smell of carrion. But for all of human history, vultures served India faithfully.
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Katie Price wears huge fluffy white boots at signing for latest autobiography
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By Jody Thompson Updated: She's never shied away from wearing outrageous fashions - but Katie Price's latest footwear makes her look like she's got a shire horse's ankles. The glamour model was shod in huge white fluffy boots that looked like furry fetlocks today at the Preston signing her new autobiography You Only Live Once - the star's fourth.