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Nature & Wildlife

Baby Elephant Rescued by Concerned Herd

What would you do if your six month old baby was washed away while crossing over river? Of course, that's not a likely scenario, but one that happened... to a baby elephant. I held my breath wat…

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Mysterious Starfish ‘Goo’ Problem Is Getting Worse

A mysterious disease that has been claiming the lives of starfish (or sea stars) up and down the US, Canadian, and Mexican coasts since last summer has now wiped out as much as 60% of the populations …

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‘RatGirl’ Breeds and Releases Rats in San Francisco

Batman, CatGirl, WonderWoman, Wolverine and now ... RatGirl!  Before saying, wow, that is cool, let it be known that RatGirl is not a superhero nor a fictional character in a comic strip, but rather a…

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Tiger Caged in a Louisiana Gas Station … Seriously?

Care2 petitions have helped ban the use of tigers and other wildlife in circuses. But they haven't stopped a truck stop in Louisiana from having Tony, "The Truckstop Tiger" ... yet. The 13-year old Si…

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5 Animals That Will Make You Grateful for Your Father

You're likely already pretty grateful for your awesome dad. But just in case you need some inspiration to show your love this Father's Day, we've rounded up some shameful pops from the animal kingdom.…

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13 Clever Camping Hacks to Make the Outdoors More Fun

Camping is a fun way to step out of social media and get back in touch with the Great Outdoors. Unfortunately, some equate camping with incredibly heavy packs, hoards of bloodthirsty mosquitos, and di…

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Goats Bounce on Steel Ribbon (Video)

This steel ribbon is not a random object. Well, at least for these goats it's not. Their new discovery is marked with confusion and a little bit of bounce! Watch this group of goats turn trash into …

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Fight Invasive Species With Every Meal

If you can’t beat them, eat them! Invasive species management as a whole is extremely complex. However, cooking with certain edible invasives is a creative, fun and healthy approach to reducing the po…

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Sexism Makes Female-Named Storms More Deadly

Our hurricane-naming system taps into an unconscious sexism—and the results are potentially disastrous, researchers say. A study suggests that when we hear a female name for a hurricane, we're less wo…

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Amazing Encounter With an Adorable Elephant Seal Pup (Video)

"This young elephant seal is what's known as a "weaner" -- recently weaned and about 2-3 months old. I refer to it as "he", but we really couldn't be sure what the gender was. I was part of an…

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I thought the consumption of dairy (along with vitamin C to aid calcium absorption) was supposed to …

I hear that Carla V. After all, is that not what shorts are for?

Thank you. I make my own meals, haven't eaten out in years.

thank you...apples will be ripening here shortly. Waiting patiently.