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Nature's Greatest Tricksters

By Becky FerreiraJanuary 21, 2014

The popularity of Loki as a Marvel villain shows that tricksters are back in style. But you know where misdirection has always...More  →

Nature's Greatest Tricksters

Science Fact or Science Fiction: WEIRD Animal Edition

By Vadim NewquistJanuary 2, 2014

Sometimes nature will cook up critters that just don't look like they belong on planet Earth. It's hard to believe these creatures...More  →

Science Fact or Science Fiction: WEIRD Animal Edition

The Extreme Things People Do For Beauty

By Vadim NewquistDecember 31, 2013

For centuries the pursuit of vanity has driven man to some truly heinous things, and these days there simply are no limits...More  →

The Extreme Things People Do For Beauty

This Eagle Took A Selfie!

By Josh PeriloDecember 4, 2013

When's the last time you thought to yourself "Aw, eagles are so grrsh drrn cute!" Never? Well, get ready because this Australian...More  →

This Eagle Took A Selfie!

The 8 Oldest Animal Species on Earth

By Steven RomanoNovember 21, 2013

Recently a group of Bangor University researchers announced that an ocean quahog named Ming was actually 507 years old... after erroneously confirming...More  →

The 8 Oldest Animal Species on Earth

Science Explains: What the Fox REALLY Says!

By Vadim NewquistNovember 14, 2013

Surprisingly, contrary to popular belief, the fox has never been known to say "Gering-ding-ding-ding-dingeringeding!", nor does it say "Wa-pa-pa-pa-pa-pow!". To tell you...More  →

Science Explains: What the Fox REALLY Says!

8 Animal Hybrids That Stretch the Limits of Science!

By Steven RomanoNovember 6, 2013

Ancient myth is stuffed to the gills with stories of strange creatures composed of a grab bag of parts from other animals—talk...More  →

8 Animal Hybrids That Stretch the Limits of Science!

The World's Brainiest Beasts

By Vadim NewquistSeptember 24, 2013

Evolution has produced some pretty spectacular brains in the last billion or so years. Humans are, of course, not the only animal...More  →

The World's Brainiest Beasts

Canine Cosplay!

By Vadim NewquistSeptember 20, 2013

Puppies are amazingly adorable, cosplay is awesome, and when you mix the two together they form an amazingly awesome combo that's far...More  →

Canine Cosplay!