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09

Jan


 Japanese cat carries clues to bomb hacker case 



The cat carried a memory card police say is the latest clue in a chase for a hacker who’s used computer skills to send anonymous bomb threats.
The cat carried a memory card police say is the latest clue in a chase for a hacker who’s used computer skills to send anonymous bomb threats.

04

Nov

The owl and the pussycatOne has fur and the other has feathers, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be friends.

The owl and the pussycat
One has fur and the other has feathers, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be friends.

16

Oct

Quantum trick allows researchers to ‘pet’ Schrödinger’s cat without killing itThe most tragic figure in quantum physics may not have to die after all.

Quantum trick allows researchers to ‘pet’ Schrödinger’s cat without killing it
The most tragic figure in quantum physics may not have to die after all.

24

Jun

A curious cat named Serge sniffs a frog that emerged from the ground after rain fell near Michigan’s Whitmore Lake on June 21.
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A curious cat named Serge sniffs a frog that emerged from the ground after rain fell near Michigan’s Whitmore Lake on June 21.

Check out the rest of this week’s eco-photos.

16

Jun

Allergic to your pet?Here’s how to stop the sniffles and sneezes caused by your favorite furry friends.

Allergic to your pet?
Here’s how to stop the sniffles and sneezes caused by your favorite furry friends.

04

May

03

May

Klepto kitty the cat burglar
Dusty the cat was videoed by a night-vision camera carrying everything from a bath sponge and a toy dinosaur to a neighbor’s bikini top down the street.

08

Apr

A cat rests on the branch of a cherry tree in full bloom at Ueno Park in Tokyo on April 7. It is a custom in Japan to celebrate the arrival of spring by holding parties called Hanami.

A cat rests on the branch of a cherry tree in full bloom at Ueno Park in Tokyo on April 7. It is a custom in Japan to celebrate the arrival of spring by holding parties called Hanami.

07

Apr

Vaccine in development could cure cat allergiesTesting of vaccine shows minimal side effects, with a 40 percent reduction in reactions to cat allergens.

Vaccine in development could cure cat allergies
Testing of vaccine shows minimal side effects, with a 40 percent reduction in reactions to cat allergens.

05

Apr

Cat Canoeing
Ric Omans of Ann Arbor, Mich., paddles down the Huron River on March 13 with his 12-year-old Siamese cat, Talula. The pair have been camping and canoeing buddies for many years. See more great animal photos.

Cat Canoeing

Ric Omans of Ann Arbor, Mich., paddles down the Huron River on March 13 with his 12-year-old Siamese cat, Talula. The pair have been camping and canoeing buddies for many years. See more great animal photos.