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23

Apr

Thousands to rally in Washington in support of pit bullsMore than 5,000 people are expected to attend the One Million Pibble March organized by comedian and pit bull advocate Rebecca Corry.

Thousands to rally in Washington in support of pit bulls
More than 5,000 people are expected to attend the One Million Pibble March organized by comedian and pit bull advocate Rebecca Corry.

22

Apr

Animals with bigger brains have more self-controlA new study of 36 species suggests ecology and brain size may have played roles in cognitive evolution.

Animals with bigger brains have more self-control
A new study of 36 species suggests ecology and brain size may have played roles in cognitive evolution.

How Google Glass is saving rhinosWorld Wildlife Fund teams up with Google to create an app that allows field researchers to study threatened animal species. Rhinos in Nepal are the first creatures to be studied.

How Google Glass is saving rhinos
World Wildlife Fund teams up with Google to create an app that allows field researchers to study threatened animal species. Rhinos in Nepal are the first creatures to be studied.

21

Apr

tiny-creatures:

Eastrn Screech Owl by ml_thorsteinson on Flickr.

20

Apr

A year in the life of ‘Bears’One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

A year in the life of ‘Bears’
One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

9 children who were raised by animals
All you have to do is watch this video and you can help save homeless puppiesPet food company offers to share viral videos profits with dogs in need.

All you have to do is watch this video and you can help save homeless puppies
Pet food company offers to share viral videos profits with dogs in need.

19

Apr

natgeotravel:

Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »
Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

natgeotravel:

Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »

Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

Ancient puppy paw prints found on Roman tilesThe site in Leicester also provided archeologists with Roman tweezers, brooches, coins and samples of painted wall plaster.

Ancient puppy paw prints found on Roman tiles
The site in Leicester also provided archeologists with Roman tweezers, brooches, coins and samples of painted wall plaster.