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Illustrator Turns People And Their Pets Into Cartoon Characters

American artist Robert DeJesus continues to transform strangers' photos into cartoon versions of themselves (previously here). He's done quite a few …

Earth - A Soviet scientist created the only tame foxes in the world

From the richly-plumed red fox to the big-eared fennec fox, foxes look adorable. Because of this, people are sometimes tempted to keep them as pets.<p>However, those who have tried have struggled. Unlike dogs and cats, the different species of fox have not been domesticated.<p>Domestication only happens …

WATCH: Just a Cat Sitting in a Watermelon, Contemplating Life

With watermelon season now over, we’re really glad someone has created an official farewell for summer’s juiciest pleasure.<p>This cat appears to be …

The most beautiful videos of America you'll ever watch

With the US National Parks Service celebrating its 100th birthday today, there’s never been a better time to reflect on its finest jurisdictions.<p>There are 59 national parks in the US, from the granite peaks and coastal islands of Acadia to the sandstone canyons and mesas of Zion.<p>23 of the most …

11 cats that probably didn't want to go camping

When it comes to travel, dogs have all the fun.<p>Cats may get the run of the local outdoors, but are rarely encouraged into the car for a far-away adventure. Canines are always taken on road trips, while cats are stuffed into catteries.<p>homeward bound gif<p>Many may assume felines are too cynical, too …

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Instagram Account Shows What It's Like To Go Camping With Your Cat

(Image Link)<p>For some reason I've never been able to get my pet cats to stay in the house, let alone stay in my yard, and yet there are cat whisperers …

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Rehab Diary: A Year in the Life of a Brooklyn Garden

Last year, the day after the Fourth of July, in peak growing season, our landlord announced that the lease on our Harlem apartment would not be …

Best national parks for spectacular sights but modest crowds

We’d never throw shade at Yosemite or Grand Canyon. But they are, well, kind of popular —Yosemite got 4 million visitors last year, Grand Canyon 5.5 million.<p>Want to strike out on your own? These five national parks will amaze you with their scenic grandeur and surprise you with their lack of crowds.

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12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

30 Most Colorful Cities Around the World

Many of the world's most iconic metropolises are filled with towering skyscrapers and shiny glass-and-steel facades, but not all cities are gray concrete jungles. From the candy-colored buildings of Havana, Cuba to the blue-painted houses of Jodhpur, India, many urban areas have embraced vivid hues …

9 Deadliest Rocks And Minerals On Earth

Lead found in Flint, Michigan water is an unfortunate example of negligence leading to the mass exposure of elemental lead found naturally in iron ore. Much in the same way humans communicate warnings of deadly plants and animals, it’s important to communicate the risks and exposure of deadly rocks …

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Elon Musk is thinking about building an electric airplane that takes off vertically

Electric cars and and commercial spaceflight are clearly not enough. Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he’s mulling how to provide super-convenient, electric-powered air travel.<p>When asked to reveal his “next great idea” during a brief Q&A session this week, Musk answered: “Well I have been …

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