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Comparing Gardening With Activism
Offbeat  (tags: Gardening, Activism, environment, design, culture, humor, interesting, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

- 97 days ago -
On my kitchen counter lies treasure: 17 perfect cucumbers, three zucchinis including one large enough to double as a war club, one green pepper, one sweet onion Please note, comment, forward
PHOTO CONTEST 2016 Marine Wildlife and Seascape Photo Contest
Offbeat  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, oceans, protection, animals, environment, humans, interesting, photos, pictures, wildlife, world )

- 98 days ago -
Check out entries to our 2016 Marine Wildlife and Seascape Photo Contest! You can vote for your favorite entries beginning July 11!
Best Fails/Wins of June 2016   video
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, environment, funny, humans, off-beat, news, society, unusual, women, world )

- 101 days ago -
A compilation of fails and wins from last month. Enjoy. :)
South China Sea Tribunal: Key Points
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- 101 days ago -
An international tribunal has dismissed China's claims to much of the South China Sea. The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague said there was no evidence that China had exercised exclusive control over the waters or resources historically.
Surreal Photos Of Fireflies From JapanâEUR(TM)s 2016 Summer
Offbeat  (tags: japan, fireflies, the land of the rising sun, environment, interesting, photos, unusual )

- 102 days ago -
We often give you great reasons to visit Japan. The scenery. The lights. The weirdness. But for those of you who still arenâEUR(TM)t convinced, hereâEUR(TM)s yet another brilliant excuse to visit the Land of the Rising Sun. Fireflies!
Town in Italy Starts Using Silent Fireworks as a Way of Respecting Their Animals
Offbeat  (tags: fireworks, italy, silent fireworks, animals, environment, dogs, pets, unusual, world )

- 109 days ago -
Any large celebration that involves fireworks is fun, but while we enjoy the sounds and sights of colourful explosions overhead, our animals feel very differently.

Offbeat  (tags: bees, photos, animals, environment, wildlife )

- 112 days ago -
There are two types of bugs IâEUR(TM)ll never kill: spiders and bees. I donâEUR(TM)t kill spiders because they eat mosquitoes and other critters that want my blood. I donâEUR(TM)t kill bees because the world depends on them.
A Strange, Low-Pitched Sound Is Coming From the Caribbean Sea
Offbeat  (tags: environment, unusual, interesting )

- 115 days ago -
Scientists have detected a strange, much louder sound coming from the Caribbean Sea.
Put Your Shark Smarts To The Test
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- 119 days ago -
We're not going to have you find a hammerhead shark because that would just be too easy. Only true shark enthusiasts will know the answers to these. Will you sink or swim?
Man Boards Delta Flight Home, Discovers He Is the Only Passenger on the Plane! June 22, 2016,By Tribune Media Wire
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, performance, humans, business, environment )

- 119 days ago -
Delta,which issued the following statement:âEURoeWeâEUR(TM)re glad this customer enjoyed a somewhat rare solo experience. Other customers were accommodated on an earlier departure. The reason we operated the flight was so this customer could have that airplane p
Huge Ivory Bust in South Sudan âEUR" Goods Headed for Malaysia
Offbeat  (tags: ivory bust, South Sudan, Wildlife Services, animals, crime, environment, government, wildlife, world )

- 120 days ago -
The ivory tusks and pieces weighed 2,800 pounds and were confiscated at Juba International Airport in South Sudan. IFAW congratulates the South Sudan Wildlife Service, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism.
Calgary's Goats Get to Work on Invasive Weed Pilot Project
Offbeat  (tags: calgary, goats, invasive weed, animals, environment, humans, unusual )

- 121 days ago -
A three-week long pilot project initiated by the City of Calgary is seeing how effective goats are for weeding out problem plants
UAE to Ban the Ownership of âEUR~Exotic Dangerous AnimalsâEUR(TM)
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- 123 days ago -
Once the law is put into practice, current owners of exotic animals will have to hand these animals over to authorities within six months.
20 Breathtaking Images Of Natural Wonders And Exotic Wildlife In India
Offbeat  (tags: india, animals, images, Natural Wonders, big predators, environment, society, world )

- 123 days ago -
India is a land of never-ending oddities. If in India, you can never really say that youâEUR(TM)ve seen it all. ThereâEUR(TM)s just too much to do, and too much to see in India; and when it comes to big predators, India is far more ahead of many
VIDEO ---- Mother Cow Refuses To Leave Her Injured Baby's Side
Offbeat  (tags: baby cow rescued, mother cow, injured, animals, environment, humans, protection, safety, society, world )

- 124 days ago -
A baby cow was out walking with his mother when his hoof was run over, leaving him injured and unable to stand.

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