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Benefits of Aquatic Therapy for Hip Replacement Rehab
Health & Wellness  (tags: hip replacement, exercise, health, humans, interesting, medicine, news, treatment )

Ray
- 45 seconds ago - hydroworx.com
Aquatic rehab has proven to be effective in promoting a fast recovery from full or partial hip replacement surgeries.
Petition: Save the Tuamotu Kingfisher
Animals  (tags: Tuamotu Kingfisher, critically endangered species )

Slava
- 5 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tuamotu Kingfisher is critically endangered species from the island of Niau in French Polynesia. It is endemic to this island. The entire population of these birds now counts less than 125 individuals. Without serious conservation work soon they will no l
Beautiful: So God Made a Dog...
Animals  (tags: dogs, humans, pets, Unconditional Animal Love )

Angela
- 6 minutes ago - ba-bamail.com
This beautiful poem caught my ear and hasn't let go since. Indeed our best friends are the dogs, and I am thankful for them every time I hug mine and see the honest love in its eyes. A beautiful little poem celebrating our canine friends.
Petition: Save the Lear's Macaw
Animals  (tags: Lear's Macaw )

Slava
- 8 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Lear's Macaw is a large all-blue Brazilian parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots known as macaws. This macaw is rare with a highly restricted range and it is endangered species. Population of this species in 2010 was estimated as be
The Mekong River Means Life: Stop the Don Sahong Dam
Environment  (tags: Mekong River, Don Sahong dam, animals, conservation, destruction, green, habitat, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, ecosystems )

Sara
- 20 minutes ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The future of the Mekong River's ecosystem and her people are in jeopardy, as plans to build the Don Sahong Dam - the second dam on the Lower Mekong mainstream - rapidly progress.
Adam Milstein: Documents He Hoped You'd Never See
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, Adam Milstein, AIPAC, israel lobby, real estate, fraud, Obama, media, crime, dishonesty )

Jess
- 31 minutes ago - electronicintifada.net
My exclusive new story on the efforts of Adam Milstein, secret benefactor of anti-Palestinian student politicians at UCLA, to conceal his criminal past makes reference to just a few of many documents related to his conviction for tax evasion.
Cow Jumps Fence to Escape Slaughter, But Is Killed By Cops
Animals  (tags: cow, slaughter, killed, freedom, death )

Angela
- 33 minutes ago - examiner.com
For a brief moment in Pocatello, Idaho, a 1,000-pound cow was free and had escaped the clutches of death at the hands of a slaughterhouse. Unfortunately, the cow's freedom didn't last long as on Friday afternoon, as it was shot and killed by police.
New York State Bans Pet Tattooing, Piercing
Animals  (tags: tatooing, piercing, pets, dogs, cruelty, suffering, cats, crime )

Angela
- 37 minutes ago - msn.com
New York is banning pet tattoos and piercing under a state law aimed at curbing the trendy practice of inking or even maiming animals to make fashion statements.
Israeli Settler Runs Over Palestinian Teacher in Qalqilya
Society & Culture  (tags: news, world, israel, settler violence, children, accountability in reporting, truthtelling, ethnic violence, racism-oppression of Palestinians, discrimination violence )

Jess
- 40 minutes ago - alray.ps
The case was only the latest in a series of Israeli settler hit-and-runs on major Palestinian roads, but failed to garner widespread attention in the Israeli media.
Geneva Convention Slams Israeli Settlements Activities on Palestinian Lands
World  (tags: news, Geneva Convention. Israeli settlement ex, occupation and colonization, Palestinian lands, International law violations, apartheid-zionism, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, freedoms, UnitedNations, world, crime )

Jess
- 48 minutes ago - alray.ps
The Geneva Convention forbids the transfer of civilians from the occupying power into the occupied area by force or with the encouragement of the government, for example in the Israeli settlements on the West Bank.
Man Hands Out $100 Bills in the Spirit of Celebrating the Season of Giving
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, giving, holidays, anonymous, humans, off-beat, odd )

Angela
- 49 minutes ago - examiner.com
Rocking a tan cowboy hat, a man handed out $100 bills in a Hyannis coffee shop called Mary Lous, according to the Cape Cod Times on Dec. 16. This guy wasn't flashy about his offering in the Massachusetts town, but rather spoke quietly to the person workin
Khaled Meshaal Speaks to MEMO About the EU's Decision to Remove Hamas From Terror List .
World  (tags: goodnews, Palestine, occupation, democracy, justice, EU, HumanRights, middle-east, usa, UnitedNsations, freedom )

Jess
- 57 minutes ago - middleeastmonitor.com
It would be in the European Union's best interest to align itself with international law and with legal and humanitarian norms and to refrain from violating these laws under the misguided pressure of Israel and its exploitation of the international commun
Gabriel Garcia Marquez 13 Principles for Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: Principles, quotes, great thinker, inspirational thoughts, interesting )

Angela
- 1 hour ago - ba-bamail.com
He is considered a great thinker, who puts complex thoughts into simple premises. These are 13 principles to life he put down. Do you agree with him?
Bill Gates' Human Experimentation With GM Bananas in Africa Condemned By Scientists
Science & Tech  (tags: science, NewTechnology, performance, research, safety, discovery, GeneticEngineering, interesting, society, study )

Earths
- 1 hour ago - naturalnews.com
At least 124 food and outreach organizations, as well as 26 individual scientists, have signed onto a letter sent to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation protesting ongoing human trials of genetically modified (GM), beta-carotene-enriched bananas intended
In Israel and the Occupied Territories, Discrimination Is Enshrined in the Law
World  (tags: International politics, USA, Equality, Palestine, Israel, occupation, Democracy and government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, world )

Jess
- 1 hour ago - opendemocracy.net
Under the two legal systems, an Israeli settler and a Palestinian, accused of the same crime, will be treated, and sentenced, very differently.
Stop Foie Gras, It Is Cruel and Illegal
Animals  (tags: foie gras, abuse, animalcruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - actie.ciwf.nl
Under EU law, animals must not be conducted in a manner that causes unnecessary suffering or injury. Force feeding does.The European Commission must not and can not ignore this terrible suffering. Stop this now!
If You're a Dog Lover, This One Is For You
Animals  (tags: Unconditional love, dogs, pets, animals, humans )

Angela
- 1 hour ago - ba-bamail.com
Those of us who have had dogs in our lives, know that there is much to say about this wonderful animal, and so we bring you a few touching and oh-so-true quotes on the matter.
Support Plan to Save Prairie Chickens.CAPITALISM IS KILLING THE PRAIRIE CHICKENS.
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
The prairie chicken is a type of grouse native to the southern part of the United States and the species has been recently declared threatened. Now that they are declared threatened, farmers and companies are throwing lawsuits at the fed.govt. SHAMEFUL!!!
Bachelor Button Flower and The Hoverfly
Animals  (tags: "Bachelor Button", flower, flowers, garden, hoverfly, insects, oregon, photo, photography, "plant care", pollinator, wildlife )

Coralie
- 1 hour ago - mrsroadrunner.com
Meet the Hoverfly. This is one of the species of Hoverflys we have here at home. The flower in which the Hoverfly is working on is the Bachelor Button Flower or the Cornflower I notice in Europe (or my European friends call them the Cornflower).
The 10 Biggest Discoveries of 2014
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, unusual, Discoveries )

Angela
- 1 hour ago - msn.com
14 was full of surprises. Here are 10 amazing discoveries that trended on Bing this year.
Million-Mummy Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt
Offbeat  (tags: mummies, egypt, common people, buried, humans, interesting, odd, unusual )

Angela
- 1 hour ago - msn.com
The remains of a child, laid to rest more than 1,500 years ago when the Roman Empire controlled Egypt, was found in an ancient cemetery that contains more than 1 million mummies, according to a team of archaeologists from Brigham Young University in Provo
12 Pets Who Aren't Sorry They Stole Your Bed
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, pets, interesting, pictures )

Jean
- 1 hour ago - thedodo.com
1. "We took a vote and decided that we need the bed more than you do."
Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam.PERILOUS TIMES FOR THESE MAJESTIC ANIMALS
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, forests, habitat, government, nature, protection, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
According to surveys conducted by the Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources, the population of wild tigers in Vietnam has fallen dramatically to a measly number of an estimated 47 individuals and about 100 tigers in captivity. THIS IS JUST SAD!
Santa Meets Black Bear On Trail Cam, And Things Don't End Well
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, bear, santa, interesting, pictures )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
With the holiday season in full swing, there's nary a place free from Christmas music on a loop, nor a nook or cranny that hasn't been filled to the brim with ornamentation. But apparently not everyone is so excited.
The 8 Best 'Lord Of The Rings' Animals And Their Real-Life Twins
Offbeat  (tags: animals, interesting, pictures )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," the final installment of Peter Jackson's beautiful-if-bloated take on J.R.R. Tolkien's novel, comes out Wednesday. Though most of Tolkien's tales concern furry hobbits, sexy elves and boring humans duking it
'Miracle' Lobster To Return To Sea After Her Missing Limbs Grow Back
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, lobster, less loss, interesting, news )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
If Clawdia the lobster could talk, she'd probably say that the past few months have been a bit, well, unusual. However, after being rescued following a near-death experience that cost her half her limbs, she is once-again whole and ready to return home.
Busted: 9 Plead Guilty In Largest Cockfighting Sting In New York History
Animals  (tags: animals, abuse, cruelty, suffering )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
The New York attorney general's office announced Wednesday that nine of the 70 people arrested in a giant cockfighting bust in New York have plead guilty. Among the nine men caught in a sting called "Operation Angry Birds,"
Watch This Three-Legged Dog's Face As She Makes A Remarkable Transformation
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, humans, protection, rescued )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
Zoey (now known to the world as Sasha) was living in a hoarder's backyard in Blue Mountain, Miss. She was one of 60 dogs on the property rescued by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).
NASA to Study the Effects on Emissions and Contrail Formation of Burning Alternative Jet Fuels
Environment  (tags: water, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, wildlife, weather, Sustainabililty )

Earths
- 2 hours ago - phys.org
For the second time in as many years, NASA researchers beginning in early May will take to the skies with a DC-8 and other aircraft to conduct a series of flight tests designed to study the effects on emissions and contrail formation of burning alternativ
New York Wildlife Can Breathe Easier Thanks To Fracking Ban
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a ban on fracking, citing health risks. "I cannot support high volume hydraulic fracturing in the great state of New York," announced Howard Zucker, New York's acting health commissioner, on Wednesday, The New York
 

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