Kadi Stithem

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Tiny Works of Food Art Arranged in Spoons

Food, with all its bright colors and unusual textures, makes for a great art medium. Romanian artist Ioana Vanc has the uncanny ability to create …

Great Depression

Miniature donkey makes friends with gentle giant

A <b>tiny new arrival at the Miniature Pony Centre</b> in Devon has made friends with a gentle giant on the yard.<p><b>Mediterranean miniature donkey</b> foal Eros was …

Miniature

Horse racing's Triple Crown winners

Since the 19th century, many have tried. Some even have come close.<p>But only 11 horses have won horse racing's Triple Crown: the Kentucky Derby, the …

Horse Racing

The last Triple Crown: In 1978, Affirmed achieved what no horse has accomplished since

His name lives on in countless stories that spill out every year at this time. But as the decades roll along, he becomes more and more an abstraction — shorthand for what others have not done in the 37 years since he ruled.<p>His greatest accomplishment, the Triple Crown, has only grown in stature as …

Rare Foal Springs Into Scotland

A spunky Przewalski’s Horse was born on April 30 at Scotland’s Highland Wildlife Park. Once extinct in the wild, Przewalski’s (pronounced …

I Asked a Neuroscientist Why I Want to Crush Every Cute Animal I See

You know that feeling when something is so adorable you could eat it? That's called 'cute aggression' and it's a well documented psychological phenomenon.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE AU/NZ</i><p>You know that feeling when you're holding something adorable and suddenly want to mash its cute …

Are Cats Smarter Than Dogs?

While pet owners may have loads of anecdotal data to show that cats are smarter than dogs or vice versa, there's little scientific evidence to back …

Why Can't Dogs Recognize Us on Our Phones and Tablets?

Small screens, compressed signals, and canine nature may all affect whether a dog can identify its owner on the phone or in a video chat.<p>Nothing hurts like your dog not taking your calls.<p>Saturday's Weird Animal Question of the Week comes from National Geographic's Christina An, who writes, "I …

Pets

Penguin the Magpie: The Bird That Became a Bloom

One blustery day two springs ago, 10-year-old Noah Bloom discovered a baby Australian Magpie lying on the lawn near his grandmother’s house in …

Birds

Scientists discovered 139 new species in the Greater Mekong in 2014: WWF report

But scientists are in a race against time to document these discoveries – including 90 plants, 23 reptiles, 16 amphibians, nine fish, and one mammal …

Touching Portraits of Injured Birds Photographed at a Wildlife Shelter

Holland-based photographer Anjès Gesink spends her evenings nursing wounded chicks and administering pain medication to older wild birds who have …

Golden retriever adopts baby lamb because love has no boundaries

Sometimes, the most unlikely relationships end up being the strongest.<p>Stormy the lamb was born during a thunderstorm on a small farm just outside of …