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7 Surprising Facts About Penguins

Every April 25th, penguin-lovers across the globe celebrate World Penguin Day. And, with their quirky personalities, unimaginable habitats and dapper good looks, it's no wonder these adorable birds ha…

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10 Fantastic Cat Facts (slideshow)

Got a cat? While you probably know lots about your furry feline, we bet there are some fantastically fun facts you don't know... 1. Ambidexer-Cat? You probably never thought about a cat as being e…

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8 Amazing Animal Facts

  2012 truly was a great year for amazing animal discoveries. Countless species were discovered, long-standing questions were answered, amazing facts stumbled on by accident. Scientists broke …

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What’s Your Dog Breed IQ? (Quiz)

  From the tiniest of chihuahuas to the biggest of Great Danes, and everything in between, dogs are an amazingly varied animal. But how well do you know about the variations between breeds? Ta…

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High Blood Pressure Facts

Knowing the facts about high blood pressure can save your life. So why not brush up on them right now?…

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7 Myths About Caffeine

For many of us a morning without coffee or tea is a like the proverbial day without sunshine. For me much of it is about the ritual. Okay, who am I kidding? It's about the caffeine. Mmm, I love ca…

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America’s Census: The Numbers

Remember that census form you filled out last year? Some of the findings from the annual profile of the U.S. were published last week by the Census Bureau. The New York Times created a fascinating gra…

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The World Clock Of Global Statistics

Would you like to know the up-to-the-minute environmental statistics for: projected global warming, CO2 emissions, and forest land lost? How about population birth, deaths, and the ages of the Earth's…

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