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Australia Is Having a Giant Goldfish Problem

For decades, Australia’s Vasse River has been victimized by alien invaders: goldfish discarded from home aquariums that are growing large. Very large.<p>…

Fish

'Unwanted' Cat and Senior Dog Found Each Other and Haven't Stopped Cuddling

A kitty and a senior dog were both 'unwanted', but ever since they found each other, they haven't stopped cuddling.<p>Meet Tahlia the kitty and Jemelda …

Pets

There Is a Sanctuary in Hawaii Where You Can Cuddle Hundreds of Fluffy Cats

Can someone take us here as soon as possible?!<p>If you asked us what heaven looked like, we would direct you to photos of the Lanai Cat Sanctuary on the island of Lanai in Hawaii. This little piece of paradise in the Pacific Ocean is home to nearly 500 cats that are just waiting to be cuddled.<p>Since …

Are cats the ultimate weapon in public health?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nevin McCown knows he works a job most guys would envy, so as head brewer at Empirical Brewing, he never minded staying late to close up shop -- with one exception.<p>He'd turn off the equipment in the cavernous warehouse in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. He'd be packing up his gear …

Pest Control

The 15 best poetry books of all time

The Top 10 Workout Songs for March 2016

This month's top 10 list draws heavily from the Top 40 chart and club scene. While this reliance on pop tunes and big beats might make the list seem one-dimensional at first, there are just enough curve balls to keep it interesting.<p><i>Flickr: Stuart Grout</i><p>This month's top 10 list draws heavily from the …

Top 10

The 21 Most Popular Novels of 2015 So Far

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52 Cute Photos To Look At Instead Of Your Awkward Family On Thanksgiving

Everyone needs a strong dose of cute to get through the holiday season.

Cute Animals

Denisovans? Fossil Discovery Is Neither Modern Human Nor Neanderthal

A 30,000-year-old finger bone found in a cave in southern Siberia came from a young girl that was neither an early modern human nor Neanderthal, but …

The First Video Captured Of The Spooky Black Seadevil

If you’re familiar with an anglerfish, it’s likely from the Disney flick “Finding Nemo.” It’s the scary deep sea predator that lures its prey via a glowing ball attached to its head. In real life, the creepy fish also known as the black seadevil has rarely been photographed in its natural …

10 Books That Shaped Our Teenage Years

<i>SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue</i><p>By Linda Bernstein<p>Let me begin with this: The kind of YA (Young Adult) books that are marketed to teens these days (think <i>The Hunger Games</i>) didn’t exist when we boomers were in our teens.<p>In fact, I’d argue that the first actual YA book wasn’t published until 1967. I’m …

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The 10 Smartest Fast Food Meals

It’s a wonder there aren’t more Wonder Women

Hollywood should stop portraying women superheroes - when they're portrayed at all - in demeaning roles<p>My daughter is only two, but already she is starting to realise that it’s a boy’s world.<p>“Is there a girl in it?” she asks plaintively every time we switch on a kids’ cartoon or film. I’m shocked …

Best Wildlife Photos of 2014

The winners of the 50th Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition have been announced by London’s Natural History Museum.<p>Stinger in the sun by …