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Portland Airport Hires 40 Goats, Lone Llama To Clear Shrubs And Thistles
Offbeat  (tags: goats, airport )

- 1 day ago -
Portland Int'l Airport this week hired a fleet of 40 goats to eat unwanted blackberry plants, thistles and shrubs near the airfield. While the goats munch away, a lone llama will fend off predators like coyotes.
San Francisco Votes Unanimously For Sweeping Circus Animal Ban
Offbeat  (tags: ban on wild animals )

- 1 day ago -
On Tuesday, the city Board of Supervisors voted unanimously for a measure that aims to "protect wild and exotic animals from cruel and inhumane treatment and to protect the public from the danger posed by the use of wild and exotic animals for entertainme
Little Horse Who Survived On Rotten Hay Pitter Patters Down The Road To Recovery
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, rescue )

- 1 day ago -
This miniature horse named Tiny is now trotting his little hooves on the long road to better health after being saved from a life of neglect.
Things That Make Learners Succeed In Schools on Behance
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children )

- 1 day ago -
Have you ever thought that there is always a brilliant student, the top of the class who is doing really great?
2.7 Million Creatures Killed Last Year In U.S. Secretive War On Animals
Animals  (tags: US Wildlife Services )

- 1 day ago -
Nearly 7,400 wild animals were slaughtered every single day on average across the U.S. last year, not by hunters or poachers, but by a government agency whose stated mission is "to resolve wildlife conflicts to allow people and wildlife to coexist."
Don't Trade Away Progress on Toxics - NO TO FAST TRACK!
Environment  (tags: Toxic, chemicals, congress, fast track, environment, petition )

- 1 day ago -
The US Congress' next action on trade threatens to undermine progress on toxic chemicals.
The NSA Wants Tech Companies to Give It 'Front Door' Access to Encrypted Data
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: spying, privacy, cybersecurity, NSA )

- 4 days ago -
The National Security Agency is embroiled in a battle with tech companies over access to encrypted data that would allow it to spy (more easily) on millions of Americans and international citizens.
John Lennons Greatist Hits
Offbeat  (tags: Music, video, John Lewis, greatest, hits )

- 5 days ago -
The Koyal Group Info Mag Review: Wetenschappers Slagen Om De Vlucht Van 'Cyborg Kevers' Regelen Voor De Eerste Keer
Science & Tech  (tags: The Koyal Group, Info Mag, Review )

- 5 days ago -
Wetenschappers hebben de mid-air bewegingen van vrij vliegende insecten met behulp van een radiozender en een miniatuur rugzak van elektronica gedragen door "cyborg kevers" gecontroleerd.
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