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Online grocer's illegal meat stunt for April Fools' backfires

You can't attempt an April Fools' stunt without taking a PR risk, right?<p>Singaporean online grocer Honestbee tried that this week with an Indiana …

Singapore Home Prices Have Longest Drop in Almost 2 Decades

Singapore home prices dropped for a tenth quarter, posting the longest losing streak in almost two decades, as tighter mortgage curbs cooled demand …

Real Estate

Does a fancy office mean happier workers?

STEP into Airbnb's new office on Cecil Street - and you are likely to feel like you are on a luxurious trip around the world.

5 ingredients for success to boost Singapore's baby birth rate

South Korea has a pressing problem that Singapore is only too familiar with: Not enough babies are being born to sustain the population.<p>Already, …

Rare Shark That Inspired Sea Monster Myths Is Caught

Frilled sharks are rarely seen denizens of the deep that resemble their dinosaur-era ancestors.<p>With its gaping, tooth-filled mouth and its slender, eel-like body, it’s not hard to see why scientists think the frilled shark may have inspired ancient tales of sea monsters. Looking like something out …


19 Gorgeous Photographs Of Wild Animals During Winter Time

To those living in regions that experience all four of nature’s seasons, winter is usually the most frustrating. But even if it seems like everything …

22 Breathtaking Wildlife Pictures Of Beautiful Foxes

The fox is well-known for its overwhelming beauty, intelligence, and cunning. Red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) are known best by most of us as they are the …


Small But Tough

Snowy Owl, Ottawa, Canada

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Good boys

African Elephant, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo


Canadian Arctic Wolf


The Watcher

An amazing shot of nature's dive bomber. By Max Rinaldi http://500px.com/MaxRinaldi

Time to eat together

NJ Wight's Wild! Life — This is Hocus, one of the gorgeous and goofy...

A family of fennec foxes huddle under a heat lamp at Taronga Zoo, Sydney. #forthewild #tarongazoo #canon #eos1d #sydney #sydneylocal

Broken Music

Love in the time of animal testing

What’s more important: an animal’s safety and happiness or its usefulness as a medical test subject? This past summer, a handful of animal activists …

Inside the Lab That's Modifying Mosquitoes to End Disease

The stakes couldn't be much higher.<p>I'm not a natural scientist, a fact that's obvious as I struggle to put on a company-issued white coat and shoe covers.<p>"I take it this is your first visit to a mosquito factory," Heyden Parry, the smoothly reassuring CEO of the British biotech company Oxitec, …

Hercules, 922-Pound Liger, Is The World's Largest Living Cat (PHOTOS)

With a name like Hercules, you know he's got to be big.<p>But at 922 pounds, big is an understatement for the world's largest living cat, according to the 2014 Guinness Book of World Records.<p>Hercules is a liger -- the hybrid offspring of a male lion and a tigress -- who lives at the Myrtle Beach …

India to Use Genetically Engineered 'Killer Mosquitoes' to Fight Dengue

India may soon be free from mosquitoes that spread deadly diseases like malaria and dengue.<p>India may soon be free from mosquitoes that spread deadly …