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How Faecal Transplantation Is Gaining Credibility
Offbeat  (tags: Health Bacteria, Biology, Disease, Hospital, Human, body )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.com
Many find the idea of faecal, or poo transplants disgusting. However a growing body of evidence suggests this could be a lifesaver, as Bryn Nelson reports.
Early Sign of Yellow Fever Could Lead to New Treatment
Offbeat  (tags: Health Care, Human, Animals, Testing, science, US scientists yellow fever, WHO )

Ray
- 25 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Picking up early signs of yellow fever, an infectious disease which can be fatal, could lead to a new treatment and better diagnosis, a study said.
Almost 36m People Live in Modern Slavery - Report
Offbeat  (tags: Human, Human Rights, Global Slavery, forced labour, debt bondage, trafficking, sexual exploitation, servile marriage, force marriage, Walk Free )

Ray
- 38 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Nearly 36 million people worldwide, or 0.5% of the world's population, live as slaves, a survey by anti-slavery campaign group Walk Free says.
Little Free Libraries Show Some Novel Charm
Offbeat  (tags: human, off-beat, good news, sharing, books, novel, Little Free Libraries, LFL, interesting, imaginative, Seattle )

Evelyn
- 106 days ago - seattletimes.com
LFL - "take a book, return a book" gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature and stories. Kodiak, Alaska, has one. So does Tirana, the capital of Albania. And in Seattle, they're getting as thick on the ground as Starbucks, with 131
Tim's Place: Where Breakfast, Lunch and HUGS Are Served! (To Balance All the BAD News!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: good news, heart-warming, restaurant, hugs, Down Syndrome, human, caring )

Evelyn
- 157 days ago - youtu.be
Tim Harris owns his own restaurant -- where hugs are on the menu! The sign says, "Tim's Place: Breakfast, lunch and hugs!" He is, we are told, the only restaurant owner with Down Syndrome. Tim says, "We serve breakfast lunch and hugs: hugs are the best "
Crocodile Injured By Falling Accountant
Offbeat  (tags: crocodile, human, accident, amusing )

Giana
- 214 days ago - crimelibrary.com
The crocodile, Feodor, a 6.5-foot-long male circus performer, was resting peacefully under a blanket on the bus with the rest of his coworkers, on May 20, 2014, when the vehicle hit a large pot hole. That's when he was hit, out of nowhere.
Human Ingenuity Knows No Limits.   video
Offbeat  (tags: music, Brahms, human, ingenuity )

Giana
- 406 days ago - youtube.com
Make sure speakers are on. Sit back and take it all in. Enjoy! Brahms.
Best 'Bear' in Wedding Inspires Wild Animal Show
Offbeat  (tags: bear, human, wild animals, show, pets, wonderful )

Giana
- 494 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Taking one's work home may not always be advisable. But for animal tracker and naturalist Casey Anderson, it's one of the best things that ever happened to him. After saving a grizzly bear cub named Brutus from euthanasia, he raised it.
Frog Sitting On A Bench Like A Human (FUNNY VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: frog, sitting, human, funny, weird, bizarre, unusual, wildlife, funny, animals, odd, off-beat )

Lindsey
- 974 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The video of this bullfrog sitting on a bench like a human has become one of the most shared and viewed videos on YouTube in recent days, perhaps because ... well, because, just look at this thing.
Man Returns Money He Stole In The 1940s
Offbeat  (tags: Human, Money )

Yelin
- 1120 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The manager of the Sears store in downtown Seattle says an elderly man has repaid - with interest - cash the man says he stole in the late 1940s. The note said the man stole $20 to $30 from a cash register decades ago and wanted to pay back $100.
7 Most Incredible Cases of Death By Spontaneous Human Combustion
Offbeat  (tags: 7 Most, Incredible, Cases, of, Death, By, Spontaneous, Human, Combustion )

Agnes
- 1131 days ago - environmentalgraffiti.com
In 1663, Danish physician Thomas Bartholin described a woman who "went up in ashes and smoke," while the straw mattress on which she was lying asleep remained untouched by the blaze. This strange incident, which took place in Paris, is thought to be the
Human Brains Bat Sight Found
Offbeat  (tags: Brain, human, bat )

Tarequl
- 1289 days ago - xfmnewscenter.com
The part of the brain used by people who can "see like a bat" has been identified by researchers in Canada. Some blind people have learned to echolocate by making clicking noises and listening to the returning echoes.
The Human Spirograph
Offbeat  (tags: artist, human, spirograph, tony orrico )

Veljko
- 1320 days ago - bored-face.com
American artist Tony Orrico uses his entire body as an instrument to create massive artworks that are both highly precise and organic, at the same time.
Human Brain Stem Cells Grown in Rats
Offbeat  (tags: Rats, human, brain, cells )

Tarequl
- 1471 days ago - daily-sun.com
Stem cells from the human brain that were transplanted into the brains of newborn rats have matured and are able to function just like native rat cells.
An End to Human Trafficking
Offbeat  (tags: Human, trafficking, suffering, bondage, prostitution, labor )

Tarequl
- 1492 days ago - theindependentbd.com
Elementary students across America are taught that slavery ended in the 19th Century. But, sadly, nearly 150 years later, the fight to end this global scourge is far from over.
 

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