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Press Release: Sea Shepherd Announces Partnership With Government of Mexico
Offbeat  (tags: Sea shepherd, partnership, Mexico, porpoise, conservation )

Scooby
- 10 minutes ago - scoop.co.nz
Sea Shepherd Announces Partnership with Government of Mexico to Protect the Endangered Vaquita Porpoise And Other Marine Species
Fancy Taking in the Finest View of England? Mansion on Beautiful Blenheim Estate Where Winston Churchill Was Born and Buried
Offbeat  (tags: Mansion, sir wins ton Churchill, England, UK, Blenheim estate )

Scooby
- 57 minutes ago - dailymail.co.uk
It is arguably the most beautiful and romantic wreck to come on the market for a generation.
Koala Nicknamed Blinky Bill Saunters Into Australian Hospital
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat )

Angie
- 1 hour ago - msn.com
An inquisitive koala nicknamed, Blinky Bill has sauntered into the emergency department of an Australian hospital, exploring the waiting room for several minutes before wandering back out.
TAKE ACTION: Save the Life of Mary Jane Veloso! End Human Trafficking!
Offbeat  (tags: death penalty, drug, indonesia )

Dogan
- 4 hours ago - change.org
Mary Jane Veloso was taken into custody in Indonesia, due to the discovery of heroin in the lining of the suitcase that she carried to Indonesia. We believe that Mary Jane Veloso is a victim of Human Trafficking.
Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Lubitz 'Practised Rapid Descent'
Offbeat  (tags: Germanwings Air Crash, Co-pilot, investigators, rapid descent )

Ray
- 4 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The co-pilot of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps in March appears to have practised a rapid descent on a previous flight, a report by French investigators says.
Why Do Cats Go Completely Bonkers After Pooping?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, habits )

Jeri
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
Cat lovers know that their feline family members can have very peculiar bathroom habits.
Proud Momma Cat Congratulates Kitten For Breaking The Rules
Offbeat  (tags: cats, kittens, pets )

Jeri
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
There are no happier moments for parents than watching their children achieve life's little milestones and in the case of this mamma cat, that comes from seeing her baby master the art of breaking the rules.
Terrible Traveler Abandons Her Cat At The Airport
Offbeat  (tags: cats, abandoned, airport )

Jeri
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
A woman who was told she couldn't board a plane with her cat in a carry on bag apparently decided she'd rather abandon him at the airport than miss her flight.
23 Pets Who'Ve Loved The Same Toy Since Forever
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, pets, toys )

Jeri
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
Pets with friends
How a Mexican Band Makes Music Out of Rubbish - (VIDEO) the Garbage Orchestra
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, music, interesting, recycling, rubbish, garbage, instruments, Mexico, Garbage Orchestra )

Evelyn
- 5 hours ago - facebook.com
A group of musicians who could not afford to buy instruments, started making their own - from rubbish and recycled materials. The Garbage Orchestra from Mexico City has been going for seven years and has three albums to its credit.
Turkey: Investigation Over 'Ruined' Roman Mosaics
Offbeat  (tags: Turkey, Antakya, Hatay, mosaics, restoration, botched, caricatures, culture, heritage )

Evelyn
- 7 hours ago - bbc.com
"Valuable pieces from the Roman period have been ruined," "They have become caricatures of their former selves. Some are in an especially poor condition and have lost their originality and value."
Nebraska Woman Sues All Homosexuals
Offbeat  (tags: news, off-beat, religion, gayrights, law )

Glenn
- 15 hours ago - patheos.com
I bid her good luck with that.
Disney Moms ~ You'Ll In My HEART   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, funny, goodnews, unusual, pictures, photos, pets )

MmAWAY
- 16 hours ago - youtu.be
Cartoon animals I will do better wanted to get this out for a BEFORE Mother's Day. Enjoy.
Boy George Presents - Club Cullture
Offbeat  (tags: music, dj, boy george, video, music )

Scooby
- 19 hours ago - mixcloud.com
enjoy
Fisherman Catches Piranha On Arkansas Lake: I About Messed My Pants!
Offbeat  (tags: piranhas )

Angie
- 22 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A fish caught in Arkansas Lake Bentonville last Friday is in fact a piranha, state officials confirmed. He said there are various species that are dumped in the state's lakes from time to time.
60 Percent Of Large Herbivores May Go Extinct Thanks To Humans
Offbeat  (tags: animal extinction )

Angie
- 23 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Thanks in part to poaching and habitat loss, 60 percent of the world's largest herbivores are at risk of extinction, according to a new report published in the journal Science Advances.
Programmer Spiridonov's Head Transplant: 10 Amazing Facts
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, bizarre, technology )

Marty
- 1 day ago - rbth.com
Last week, the media exploded with reports that neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero is ready to transplant a body to a different patientâEUR(TM)s living head. Russian programmer Valery Spiridonov has become the leading candidate for the operation. RBTH spoke
Muscular Dystrophy Association Ends Jerry Lewis Telethon After 61 Years
Offbeat  (tags: mda telethon, jerry lewis )

Angie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) said Friday it will end its long-standing Labor Day telethon, aired on the ABC network, to focus on more digital fundraising efforts after the success of last year's ALS Ice Bucket challenge.
80 Year Old Graduates From College With Honors Alongside Two Of Her Grandchildren
Offbeat  (tags: education )

Angie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Rosa Salgado graduated this past weekend from Miami Dade College in Florida with an associate of arts degree in education. The 80 years old received her diploma along with two of her grandchildren.
Nepal Quake: Why Are Some Tremors So Deadly?
Offbeat  (tags: Natural Disasters, Earthquakes )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
On 1 April, 2014, a Magnitude 8.2 earthquake rocked northern Chile. Six people died, 2,500 homes were damaged and 80,000 people were displaced. Just over one year later,
Turkey: Roman Mosaics 'Ruined' in Botched Restoration
Offbeat  (tags: Roman mosaics, botched restoration, Turkey )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Mehmet Daskapan says "unforgivable errors" were made during restoration work, A number of valuable Roman mosaics have been badly damaged during botched restoration work at a museum in southern Turkey, it's reported.
 

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