Lobsters screech like violins

This is another tidbit of animal trivia which is actually quite important because it educates the human into better understand…

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Goats are smarter than we realise

Wise goat - picture: YouTube. This is another study which points to a general human ignorance about the intelligence of…

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Bee Cat

This is a neat bit of photoshopping by the guy who runs the Jasper Blue The Persian Instagram webpage. He…

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Picture of many white cats among 238 rescued from house in Japan

NEWS/VIEWS - SAPPORO CITY, NORTHERN JAPAN: The story is typical in one way: a cat hoarding couple in their fifties…

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Why do dogs put their tail between their legs?

Tail-down or between the legs is a scent-signalling modifier. Photo: Clubpets. Dogs put their tail between their legs when they…

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Why do we cure a hangover with the ‘hair of a dog’?

The phrase 'hair of a dog' as a cure for a hangover is baffling. It absolutely makes no sense whatsoever…

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Husky in Australia who likes to sleep in a fridge is stolen

STUART HIGHWAY, AUSTRALIA: A famous husky dog who likes to sleep in a refrigerator has been stolen and of course…

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Warning: humankind charging toward catastrophe with huge rise in Amazon destruction

Just at the time when humanity should be preserving forests as they are vital to curb global warming, deforestation in…

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Scientists have messed up the planet with global warming and plastic

Giles Coren, The Times columnist, makes a very good point in his usual highly amusing way in his article today…

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Viruses are like weapons of mass destruction and we must be prepared

Zoonotic viruses must be treated as weapons of mass destruction says Lord Hague of Richmond (The Times). I fully agree…

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