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Promise Cards
Society & Culture  (tags: )

- 51 days ago -
"Because I said I would" is a social movement and nonprofit organization dedicated to bettering humanity through promises made and kept. People use promise cards to remember the importance of their word, for promises both big and small.
Dog People Vs. Cat People: Who's More Outgoing? More Intelligent?
Animals  (tags: cats, dogs, investigation, pets, pet owners, personalities )

- 300 days ago -
"Dog people" and "cat people" really do have different personalities, according to a new study.
What's Lost as Handwriting Fades
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, Handwriting, learning, school, teaching )

- 300 days ago -
New evidence suggests that the links between handwriting and broader educational development run deep.
Dolphins Guide Scientists to Rescue Suicidal Girl
Animals  (tags: behavior, dolphins, instincts, communication )

- 303 days ago -
The dolphins were still feeding in circle near shore, when suddenly, one individual changed direction heading out toward deeper water.
It's Insanely Easy to Hack Hospital Equipment
Health & Wellness  (tags: hacking, hospitals, hospital equipment, investigation, medical devices, risks, safety, security, study, technology, warning )

- 334 days ago -
When Scott Erven was given free rein to roam through all of the medical equipment used at a large chain of Midwest health care facilities, he knew he would find security problems-but he wasn't prepared for just how bad it would be.
Powerlines Disturb Animal Habitats
Animals  (tags: deer, environment, habitat, investigation, wildlife )

- 379 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 )

- 402 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 )

- 404 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 )

- 410 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 )

- 524 days ago -
Before you buy a pink ribbon product, ask yourself these questions.
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