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Goldfish Gets Cutest Little Backpack To Help Her Swim Right

She even made a friend who's JUST like her 🐠🐠<p>Lemon began her life as one of many oranda goldfish, swimming around an overcrowded, dirty pet store …

Veterinary Medicine

12 Weird Things Our Ancestors Did

f you believe that people were less eccentric in the past than they are today, think of their fashions and traditions. Maybe you’ll change your …


Female Cockroaches May Cluster Together to Avoid Male Harassment

Humans are not the only species that deals with harassment. According to new research, female cockroaches may cluster together to keep male suitors …

North Carolina

You'll Hate Yourself For Laughing At These 21 Puns — I Promise

"Geology rocks but geography is where it's at."

Veterinary Medicine

Watch as a bee covered in honey gets a hand from its fellow bees

We've all been told at one point or another that we should help a friend in need. While not every organism on the planet sets a good example, the …


'Take your pets with you' to keep them safe during and after Hurricane Florence

Dr. Robin Ganzert's home, located in the barrier islands of South Carolina, was put under mandatory evacuation on Monday.<p>The owner of an 8-year-old Morkie (Maltese and Yorkie mix) named Daisy, Ganzert snapped photos of her pet, got her disaster prep kit ready – including a few toys for Daisy – and …


Depression Make It Hard to Get Things Done—But This Can Help

When you’re depressed, any little thing—from filling a prescription to making yourself a sandwich—can seem impossible. Writer Molly Backes recently …

Mental Health

14 Dressing Rules That Everyone Should Learn Once and for All

Google Adsense Here<p>“Dress shabbily, and they remember the dress; dress impeccably, and they remember the woman,” Coco Chanel said. It’s hard to …

Coco Chanel

10 Strange Mysteries From Around The World That Are Still Unsolved

All things that cannot be explained remain an intriguing conversation topic for many people around the globe. Some mysteries, however, are more …


New Evidence That Grandmothers Were Crucial for Human Evolution

For years, anthropologists and evolutionary biologists have struggled to explain the existence of menopause, a life stage that humans do not share …


16 Aluminum Foil Life Hacks You Didn’t Know About

We use aluminum foil for oven baking, and that’s why we always have it around. Surprisingly, aluminum foil can be used not only for cooking. cool …

Cool Stuff

Cat Throws Temper Tantrum If His Dad Doesn't Cuddle Him Before Work Every Day

He demands 30 minutes of cuddling — at least 😻<p>Faith Linderman found Tigger under a truck in the parking lot near where she used to work around 10 …

Living Rooms

It's Praying Mantis Mating Season: Here's What You Need To Know

AnimalsPhoto Gallery<p>After growing all summer praying mantises are large and ready to mate, with a diet including hummingbirds and a habit of sexual cannibalism.<p>If you find yourself outside this time of year, you might come across one of the world's more intriguing insects: praying mantises. Despite …


50 Crucial Fall Maintenance Tasks You Should Never Forget

You’ll definitely regret skipping over any these important home maintenance tasks this fall.<p>‘Aerating’ simply means making holes in the ground by …

Home Improvement

The art of impermanence: The waves will come, just ride them better

Our thoughts are like waves in the ocean. They keep coming. Sometimes, it feels like the waves are bigger and we’re fighting for air. Fortunately, it …


Giant Condor Stops To 'Thank' Rescuers Before Returning To Wild

"He seems to revere freedom" ❤️<p>It has been a few years since Silvana Andrade said goodbye to Sayani, an Andean condor she helped save — but she will …


Boy has the sweetest reaction to meeting newly adopted puppy


8 Genius Ways To Get Rid Of Wasps & Keep Them Away

Last year, there was said to be an all-out “war on wasps” in many areas of the country, mostly believed to be the result of climate change, as the …

Cool Stuff

Man Wakes Up To Find His Dog Suddenly Has A Strange New Smile

"I was in literal tears."<p>This is Maggie — a sweet little Shih Tzu-Chihuahua mix with a very big personality.<p>When she's happy, it shows. But on one …

Living Rooms

Drought Reveals Medieval “Hunger Stones” in European Rivers

“When you see me, cry”. This is just one of the ominous messages carved into the medieval ‘hunger stones’ that have been revealed by sever drought in …


The Last Butterfly

NASHVILLE — A monarch butterfly’s chrysalis is one of the most beautiful things in nature. Bright emerald green and flecked with gold, it is an exquisite jewel that contains within it an even more exquisite promise.<p>The day before a monarch emerges, its chrysalis turns dark, almost black, but if you …


11 Unbeatable Ways To Do Ordinary Things 3 Times Faster

There are lots of little things we have to do every day that collectively take up a lot of our time. Peeling potatoes, untangling earphone wires, …

Cool Stuff

17 Times The English Language Was Absolutely Ridiculous

"English isn't a language, it's three languages stacked on top of each other wearing a trenchcoat."<p>* 21 Times Tumblr Proved English Is The Worst Language Ever<p>* 17 People Who Took On The English Language And Lost<p>* 18 Pictures That Prove The English Language Needs To Be Stopped


A comprehensive guide to yellow stripey things

Bumblebee, honey bee, yellow jacket, paper wasp…what’s the difference? I don’t know if this comprehensive guide to Yellow Stripey Things is entirely …


This Viral Twitter Thread Highlights The Super Common Depression Symptom No One Ever Talks About

Hundreds of people agree it needs way more attention.<p>All too often, people equate sadness with depression, full stop. While feeling down can be a very real symptom of the mood disorder, a viral Twitter thread begun by author M. Molly Backes on Monday suggests it can be marked by something else …


17 Pictures That'll Make You Say, "What's Wrong With Your Dog?"

All dogs are good dogs, but some dogs are weirder than others.


Adorably Short-Legged Basset Hounds Hilariously Race Each Other Down a Professional Horse Track

On August 18, 2018, the Canterbury Park, a professional horse racing track and casino in Shakopee Minnesota, held adorable qualifying heats for …

Labor Day

10 Novels of Pagan Horrors and Ancient Ways Best Forgotten

The Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James, Volume 1<p>“The Ash Tree”: A man inherits an estate that comes with a dark history of witchcraft and …


Sinister 'Hunger Stones' With Dire Warnings Have Been Surfacing in Europe

"If you see me, weep."<p>As Europe wilts in the sweltering, record-breaking harshness of summer 2018, strange things are happening.<p>Mysterious outlines …

Central Europe

Snoring Fox Emits Adorable Trilling Sounds While Sleeping Upside Down on a Cabinet Shelf

A beloved rescued pet fox named Juniper, who is the “Happiest Fox“, emits the most adorable trilling sound while sleeping upside down inside the …