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Ten Powerful and Fearsome Women of the Ancient World
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 11 hours ago -
In most civilizations of the past, it was the men who were engaged in the bloody business of warâEUR¦ but not always. Throughout history there have been many powerful women who have led nations or guided armies into war, renowned not only as fearsome
Charges Dismissed After Man Served 34 Years of Life Sentence
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms )

- 13 hours ago -
Michael Hanline, 69, was the longest-serving wrongfully incarcerated inmate in California history
Adidas Wants To Make Shoes And Clothing Using Plastic Garbage From The Ocean
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Climate Change, Fashion, Plastic, Sustainability )

- 4 days ago -
In an effort to bolster its commitment to sustainability, Adidas announced on Monday that it would begin developing materials out of plastic ocean waste to ultimately use in its products.
U.S. Forced to Import Corn as Shoppers Demand Organic Food
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, food, genetic engineering, greenliving, health, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 3 days ago -
A growing demand for organics, and the near-total reliance by U.S. farmers on genetically modified corn and soybeans, is driving a surge in imports from other nations where crops largely are free of bioengineering.
Watch This Cat Owner Try To Make The Bed. The Struggle Is Real.
Offbeat  (tags: cats, making beds )

- 4 days ago -
Cats make life worth living, but they can also make it pretty darn tough to make the bed. As any cat lover will tell you, the struggle is real.
We Chat With the Man Who Rescued An Injured Cat on An Arizona Freeway
Offbeat  (tags: cats, rescued, freeway )

- 4 days ago -
Last week, fate offered Richard Christianson of Phoenix the opportunity to save a life, and unlike thousands of passersby, he risked his life and jumped into action by rescuing a cat who was injured and trapped on a freeway median. As Richard exited
Black Hole's Powerful Magnetic Field Observed For First Time
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, space, black hole, discovery, research )

- 6 days ago -
For the first time, astronomers have confirmed the existence of an intense magnetic field surrounding the event horizon of a supermassive black hole.
A Glimpse Into the Day of a Bored Cat. Spoiler Alert: It's Hilarious (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, video, pets )

- 7 days ago -
Do you ever wonder what your cats do when you're away at work? It seems like they spend 90 percent of their time sleeping when you're home and ready to play with them, so one can only imagine the sorts of shenanigans they get up to when no one
Abandoned Dog Near Death Rescued By High School Students
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, dogs, humans, GoodNews, rescued )

- 11 days ago -
Five compassionate students from Harlandale High School in San Antonio, Texas, are responsible for saving the life of an abandoned, emaciated dog who was near death... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
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