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Powerlines Disturb Animal Habitats
Animals  (tags: deer, environment, habitat, investigation, wildlife )

- 34 days ago -
Powerlines disturb animal habitats by appearing as disturbing flashes of UV light invisible to the human eye
Elephants Comfort Upset Friends
Animals  (tags: animal behavior, animal emotion, elephants, wildlife )

- 57 days ago -
Asian elephants, like great apes, dogs, certain corvids (the bird group that includes ravens), and us, have now been shown to recognize when a herd mate is upset and to offer gentle caresses and chirps of sympathy, according to a study.
Wait, What Does the Fox Say?
Animals  (tags: animal sounds, foxes, offbeat, research, wildlife )

- 59 days ago -
So, what does the fox say? Like other animals, foxes have a lot of different calls that they use for different situations.
American Skier Gus Kenworthy Poses With Adorable Sochi Strays, Hopes to Bring Them Home
Animals  (tags: dogs, GoodNews, Olympian, Sochi )

- 65 days ago -
Kenworthy seemingly became aware of the strays after reading a New York Times tweet on February 5, and on Monday he found the time to become acquainted with some new friends.
Avoid Pinkwashing: Think Before You Buy Pink
Health & Wellness  (tags: breast cancer, charity, pink ribbon campaign, pinkwashing )

- 179 days ago -
Before you buy a pink ribbon product, ask yourself these questions.
Great Bull Run In Chicago
Animals  (tags: abuse, Animal Welfare, animal cruelty, bulls, Chicago )

- 240 days ago -
Spanish Tradition Coming To Windy City In July 2014
Nightmares After the I.C.U.
Health & Wellness  (tags: intensive care, mental heath, risks, PTSD, treatment, sedation, women )

- 269 days ago -
Annually, about five million patients stay in an intensive care unit in the United States. Studies show that up to 35 percent may have symptoms of PTSD for as long as two years after that experience.
VoIP Phone Hackers Pose Public Safety Threat
Business  (tags: attacks, heath care, hospitals, public safety, technology, VoIP, hacking )

- 271 days ago -
Hospitals, 911 call centers and other public safety agencies can be shut down by hackers using denial-of-service attacks.
Gold on Earth Formed in Collision of Exotic Stars
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, gold, history, space, stars )

- 274 days ago -
Astronomers believe that gold, as it exists on Earth, is likely the result of cataclysmic mergers of neutron stars that occurred billions of years ago.
Attention, Shoppers: Store Is Tracking Your Cell
Business  (tags: data mining, privacy, technology, tracking )

- 277 days ago -
Brick-and-mortar stores are looking for a chance to catch up with their online competitors by using software that allows them to watch customers as they shop, and gather data about their behavior.
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