Kendo (剣道 kendō?), meaning "Way of The Sword", is a modern Japanese martial art of sword-fighting descended from traditional swordsmanship (kenjutsu) which originated with the samurai class of feudal Japan. Swordsmen in Japan established schools of kenjutsu (the ancestor of kendo) which continued for centuries and which form the basis of kendo practice today.
As if walking on stilts, a tiny Eurasian harvest mouse perches itself between two stalks of grass. The Eurasian harvest mouse has a prehensile tail (meaning the animal can use it to grasp things) and broad feet that allow it to climb.
NCIS Will Never Be The Same Without Ziva David. At least they didn't kill her off (makes a change, given their record with female characters). Hopefully they'll find a way to bring her back to her family, even if it's just a one-off.