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Featured Creature: Hummingbird Hawk-Moth | Blog | Nature

Animals all face the same challenges: finding enough to eat and surviving long enough to pass on their genes. While there are endless ways Nature has …

5 Ways Lemon Water Improves Your Health and Speeds Up Weight Loss

Squeezing lemon juice from a fresh lemon into a tall glass of water each morning will work wonders to help you lose weight, detoxify your body and …

Gorgeous Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine Makes Your Coffee On Demand

<b>Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine</b> is an example that even coffee machine can be gorgeous. It’s a compact device that brews a perfect cup of coffee on …

Coffee

Endangered Santa Catalina Island fox population nearing full recovery

The endangered Santa Catalina Island fox population has reached 1,700 and may be nearing its capacity for sustainability on the resort destination off the Southern California coast, a conservation biologist said.<p>"We're getting close," Julie King, director of conservation and wildlife management at …

Adorable Teddy Bear-like "Magic Rabbit" Spotted for the First Time in Two Decades

Meet the Ili pika (<i>Ochotona iliensis</i>), an extremely elusive, cuddly creature that is rarely seen by human eyes. Native to a remote region of China, the adorable mammal has been spotted only a handful of times in the Tianshan Mountains of the northwestern province of Xinjiang. Nicknamed the “magic …

Cute
Gorillas

New Monkey Species Identified From Its Unusual Penis And Scrotum

It looks like we may have a new monkey species under our scientific radar, thanks to its stand out genitals. The newly discovered animal, the …

Zoology

Aquarium goldfish dumped into lake, multiply to 3,000 fish

They multiply like...fish! Apparently, a handful of goldfish dumped into a lake in Boulder, Colorado, just three years ago have reproduced and now …

A Few of the Amazing Spiders I've Met (Photos)

<i>Julie Larsen Maher is staff photographer for the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), the first woman to hold the position since the society's</i> …

Insects

Animal Kingdom Idol: Birdsong vs. Mouse Song

Birds aren’t the only animals that use their impressive vocal abilities to attract mates—crickets and frogs and humpback whales put their singing …

Flirty Female Spiders Use Silk to Capture a Male's Interest

When male wolf spiders don't seem that interested in a female wolf spider, she ups her game by releasing more pheromone-rich silk.<p>The seemingly calm cornfields of North America brim with courtship and seduction, but people rarely notice it. That's because the players are hairy wolf spiders that are …

Harsh Reality of Saving Endangered Ferrets

Voice of JOHN HUGHES, WILDLIFE BIOLOGIST, US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE NATIONAL BLACK-FOOTED FERRET CONSERVATION CENTER: <br>For a carnivore like black-footed ferrets, because we rely so heavily on captive-rearing and we’ve had the animals in captivity for so many generations, we do run the risk of …

Gemini (feat. George Maple)

ODESZA & Justin Timberlake - Suit My Name (TNAN Redux Remix)

Justin Timberlake

Pour Maman

Recipe: Kumquat Gin and Tonic

In the mood for a light and fizzy cocktail to kick off your Saturday night? Mix up a refreshing kumquat gin and tonic!<p>This version gets a tart-sweetness from sliced kumquat that’s been muddled with gin and sweetener. However, for first timers I would recommend trying this with lime (see notes) for …

Alternative Medicine

Madonna and Taylor Swift Perform at iHeartRadio Music Awards

Ghost Towns