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Zoo Teaches Chimp To Chain Smoke To Entertain Visitors
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 1 day ago -
Azalea smokes a pack of cigarettes each day. She even knows how to light her own cigarettes with a lighter, or the end of a lit cigarette. It is believed the zookeepers encourage her to smoke to entertain the zoo visitors.
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- 1 day ago -
Show your #NastyWomen pride by reserving one of our free, limited-edition stickers.
Ten Spectacular Birds From the 2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, pictures, photos, winners, birds )

- 5 hours ago -
An owl in mourning, a parakeet in battle, and a mud-covered flamingo are among the winning images.
Dogs Born In Same Litter Are Both Missing 2 Legs
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 1 day ago -
Kanga and Roo were in foster care for several months and attended countless adoption events. During that time, not a single person applied to adopt them until Vu saw a post about the pair online.
Stephen Hawking - Will AI Kill or Save Humankind?
Offbeat  (tags: Human Race, artificial intelligence )

- 1 day ago -
Two years ago Stephen Hawking told the BBC that the development of full artificial intelligence, could spell the end of the human race.
Pictures of the Day: 21 October 2016
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 21 October 2016 )

- 14 hours ago -
Wonderful photos.
London Natural History Museum Wildlife Photography Awards
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, wildlife )

- 17 hours ago -
The London Natural History Museum has just announced the winners of its 52nd Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards, and the entries they submitted are truly stunning.
Group Of Senior Chihuahuas Adopt A Tiny Kitten
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 15 hours ago -
MoMo, Choli, Paloma and Benito are four senior Chihuahuas who were all adopted into the same family. Their home was a lot like a retirement community until their mom brought home a tiny kitten.
San Francisco Homeless: New Plan to Clear Tents Off Streets
Offbeat  (tags: homelessness, Tents, Laws, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
Tent camps have become one of the most prominent and controversial symbols of San Francisco's problem with homelessness.
EPA Bows to Industry in Delay of Glyphosate Cancer Review
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, news )

- 13 hours ago -
Let's get rid of the EPA.
Aberfan Disaster: 50th Anniversary Marked With Silence
Offbeat  (tags: Coal, Landside, School, Aberfan, Wales, UK )

- 10 hours ago -
Wales fell silent on Friday as the country remembered the Aberfan disaster 50 years ago.
Russian Warships Pass Through English Channel
Offbeat  (tags: War Ship, Russian, British, English Channel, UK )

- 9 hours ago -
A flotilla of Russian warships is passing through the English Channel en route to Syria.
Does Hitler's Legacy Still Cast Shadow Over the World?
Offbeat  (tags: legacy, Hitler, The World )

- 9 hours ago -
A pale lemon building in a pretty Austrian town awaits its fate, victim of evil's long shadow.
Toddler 'Breathalysed' By Joking Police in Cheshire
Offbeat  (tags: Child, Police, Comical, UK )

- 17 minutes ago -
An underage motorist who was stopped by police for her erratic driving was let off - even though she had consumed "a couple of bottles" and had no licence, insurance or MOT.

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