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Animals Know How to Embrace Differences in the Cutest Way [PHOTOS]
Offbeat  (tags: animals, different, species, bonding, kindness, caring, compassionate, friends )

- 2466 days ago -
Animals seem to know far better than humans how to embrace differences when it comes to making friends. The folks below will hopefully teach us some lessons in embracing differences.
The Not-So-Elusive Red Fox
Offbeat  (tags: foxes, different shades of coat color, different, red foxes, sightings )

- 2663 days ago -
Red foxes aren't always reddish-orange in color. They can be jet black or silver, with white accents, said Shannon Schwab, district wildlife manager with the Colorado Division of Wildlife. Such red foxes have mostly been seen in and around
New Gibbon Species Discovered in Indochina
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- 2727 days ago -
Scientists from the German Primate Center (DPZ) in Göttingen have identified a new species of gibbon: the northern buffed-cheeked gibbon, Nomascus annamensis. Researchers were able to identify it through its characteristic vocalizations. An analysis of
In Pictures- Weird and Wonderful Species Discovered in the Heart of Borneo
Offbeat  (tags: photographs, unusual, different, species, animals, insects, life, heart of borneo )

- 2889 days ago -
A lungless frog, a stick insect more than half a metre long and a 'ninja' slug are among the bizarre new species highlighted by the WWF today to celebrate an agreement to conserve wildlife on the island of Borneo.
Leucistic North American Robin in Oklahoma
Offbeat  (tags: white albino animals, birds, unusual, different, photographs, leucistic north american robin )

- 2889 days ago -
Dana S. from Norman, Oklahoma, sent us these images of a leucistic American Robin. Leucism is a very unusual condition whereby the pigmentation cells in an animal or bird fail to develop properly.
Porn: Good for Us?
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- 2932 days ago -
Pornography. Most people have seen it, and have a strong opinion about it. Many of those opinions are negative--some people argue that ready access to pornography disrupts social
Breast Milk Cheese on the Menu in New York
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- 2932 days ago -
Take four cups of breast milk, add rennet, salt and yoghurt - yes, four cups of breast milk, according to a recipe created by New York chef and restaurateur Daniel Angerer, who posted his formula for maple caramelized pumpkin encrusted cheese on his blog,
The White Lions of Entabeni
Offbeat  (tags: white lions, south africa, sightings, entabeni, different, unusual )

- 2933 days ago -
It is rare enough to spot a lioness with three young cubs at the best of times, but when a game ranger stumbled across a family of lions in South Africa's Timbavati Reserve he knew by the whiteness of their fur that he was witnessing something rather
FHP: Driver Lacked Razor-Sharp Focus
Offbeat  (tags: don't shave and drive, women, wrecks, different )

- 2934 days ago -
Florida Highway Patrol troopers say a two-vehicle crash Tuesday at Mile Marker 21 on Cudjoe Key was caused by a 37-year-old woman driver who was shaving her bikini area while her ex-husband took the wheel from the passenger seat.
The Kitten and the Parakeet
Offbeat  (tags: kittten, bonding, parakeet, friendship, different, animals )

- 2953 days ago -
A special bonding between a kitten and parakeet.
Big City Students Get Taste of Life on the Blackfeet Reservation
Offbeat  (tags: students, reservation, learn, different, culture )

- 2955 days ago -
BROWNING -- You don't often hear of people rushing out of the big city back East to get to the three-stoplight town of Browning, Montana.
A Winter's Tale of Time-Warp Takayama
Offbeat  (tags: Takayama, Japan, winter, beauty, tourist spots, different, Hida range, ryokan - Japanese style inn, temple, timber, crafts, sake )

- 2956 days ago -
After a while you tire of the easy destinations - the usual spots with their inevitable touristic clutter. So you decide on somewhat different - somewhere that's far from the madding crowds and far, too, from the yet madding megaphone-toting tour guides.
Meet the World's Second 'Pregnant Man': Scott Moore Expecting Baby, 'Miles;' in February - Report
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- 2974 days ago -
Congratulations, it's a boy - who will give birth next month. Two proud papas are expecting a baby boy in February, London's Daily Mail reports, in what will be the world's second known case of birth by a "pregnant man."
Portraits of Consumption: The Art of Chris Jordan
Offbeat  (tags: art work, animal welfare, different, unwanted animals, chris jordan )

- 3037 days ago -
If you've never seen the work of artist Chris Jordan, prepare to be shocked. Take Charlie Brown and Snoopy, for instance. The picture is created completely out of dog and cat collars -- 10,000 of them -- to portray the average number of unwanted cats
Double Standards in Animal World
Offbeat  (tags: animals, companion animals, farm animals, humans, different, standards, attitudes )

- 3074 days ago -
WHY are humans so totally inconsistent, particularly where animals are concerned? On Sunday at Barwon Park in Winchelsea _ the place where in 1859 the un-smart Thomas Austin decided to release 12 pairs of imported rabbits simply for the pleasure of

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