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Virtual tripwire to keep elephant poachers out of Zambian national park

You can't stop lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano with water, bombs or walls. Here's why.

PAHOA, Hawaii — Millions of people seeing images of lava destroying homes, cars and power poles have a simple question: Why can’t you stop it?<p>Try spraying lava with water, some suggest. Maybe dig a ditch to divert the flow or erect a barrier? How about explosives? Can’t they change its course?<p>No. …

Geology

Fasting for 24 hours regenerates stem cells, study finds

New research could open the doors for drugs that help repair the digestive system<p>Fasting has long-held associations with mental and bodily repair, …

Abandoned puppy turns rescue dog in Worcestershire

A border collie who was abandoned at six months old has become a rescue dog.<p>Five-year-old Dyno has found a new home in Worcestershire with a member of Severn Area Rescue Association.<p>The BBC filmed him during a training exercise.

Pets

Rescued From a Burn Pit, Soldier Fights to Bring Dog Home With Him

May is National Military Appreciation Month, making it a great time to do something for those who help protect the nation. There’s one soldier …

'My guide dog also went blind...but I'll never give her up'

A MAN whose guide dog gave him a new lease of life has spoken about how their roles have reversed since she too lost her sight.<p>John Haill, from …

Hospital Honors Beloved Therapy Dogs On Their Special Day

<b>MANSFIELD (CBSDFW.COM) —</b> The staff at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is celebrating National Therapy Dog Day by showing their appreciation for …

AIC's therapy dog 'Woody' soothes souls on campus (photos, video)

SPRINGFIELD- Some schools have a poet in residence, and some have a musician in residence. But Springfield's American International College now has a …

Women in Service | National Memorial Day Concert | PBS

On June 12, 1948, President Harry S. Truman signed the historic Women’s Armed Services Integration Act into law. In the 70 years since, more than 2 …

Vietnam veteran's remains identified, burial Friday in Texas

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The remains of a Green Beret from Texas who went missing in action during the Vietnam War have been recovered.<p>A service will be held Friday to honor 32-year-old Army Maj. Donald G. Carr of San Antonio.<p>The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced Monday that his remains are …

Trump Will Wear Old Military Academy Uniform For Parade Spectacle

Completing his transformation to full-blown dictator, president will dress in fake military regalia to attend armed services display<p>President Donald …

‘Tiny House Hunters’ and the shrinking American dream

“It is painfully transparent that people with tiny house budgets often have McMansion dreams”<p>It all started with <i>House Hunters,</i> an HGTV franchise where couples, generally in terrible marriages, pretend to look for a new home even though to appear on the show, the participants must have already …

How I Get It Done: Jane Goodall

<i>Dame Jane Goodall,</i> <i>83,</i><i>is a world-renowned primatologist and environmental and animal-rights activist. She’s also the subject of the new documentary,</i> …

2017 "Stress Survey" Shows Surprising Unification Over What's "Worst"

There's agreement across all ages.<p>It’s 2017 and everything is fine! Climate change is waning, the United States is more united than ever, and Chris …

Thousands of turtles, marine animals victims of plastic fishing nets polluting Gulf of Carpentaria

Plastic fishing nets, some the size of football fields, are washing up on Australia's northern coastline, slowly killing endangered turtles and …

The Only Thing Cuter Than This Matching Boy and Dog Is Their Adoption Story

If you're anything like us, your Instagram notifications are a revolving door of friends tagging you in photos of cute dogs. Although we've come …

Foster Care

The biggest volcano eruptions in recorded history

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Earth has had a dramatic history, filled with its share of angry outbursts. Here's how the largest volcanic eruptions measure up.<p>The Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) ranks eruptions by size and power. The scale goes from VEI-0 to VEI-8. It measures ash, lava, …

Indonesia

Other Men Come Forward With Harassment Allegations Against Kevin Spacey

London's Old Vic theater, where the actor worked for over a decade, has opened a tip line for complaints.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> Nov. 2 ― A man who wished to remain anonymous says Kevin Spacey attempted to rape him when he was 14 years old, New York Magazine reported Thursday.<p>The man said that Spacey, 24 at the …

Your suspicions are correct: Humans love dogs more than other people

The rumours are true.<p>Dogs really are better than people. That’s what people think, anyway.<p>According to new research, people love dogs more than other …

It's Official: Beyoncé Will Play Nala In The Live-Action Lion King

On Wednesday, Disney casually announced the full cast for its upcoming live-action adaptation of the beloved animated classic, <i>The Lion King</i>, and it includes none other than—ring the alarm!—Beyoncé. We'd already learned back in February that James Earl Jones and Donald Glover would play key roles in …

Lion King

This brilliant floating farm actually heals the world's oceans

85% of the world’s fisheries have been pushed beyond their limits – and the future of ocean life looks grim. Fortunately, GreenWave has developed a …

Prepare to Be (Ocean) Floored by Times Square’s Newest Attraction

Come face-to-face with a great white shark without ever getting wet at National Geographic’s first-of-its-kind immersive entertainment experience, …

A town in Maine is running street food tours strictly for dogs and their human companions

If you’d like to take a food tour in New England and don’t want to leave your pet pooch at home, you may be interested to learn that the town of Kennebunkport on the coast of Maine is running a dedicated street food tour for dogs.<p>Running on Saturdays until October, the tour makes several stops …

The Northern Lights Will Be Visible in the U.S. Tonight

Here's how to catch an exceedingly rare glimpse of the Northern Lights.<p>On Wednesday evening, thanks to a very powerful sun storm, folks living as far …

Why Spain's Overlooked Capital City Belongs on Your Bucket List

For many American wanderlusters, Spain is synonymous with Barcelona, that Catalonian coastal oasis famous for fresh seafood, amazing art, and, of …

Why the 11-mile Hike to This Beach in Hawaii Is Totally Worth It

You can't get here by car, but that's part of the appeal.<p>Hawaii is a place known for dramatic landscapes. But perhaps one of the best places to …

Hiking

Ken Burns' New Documentary Exposes the Emotion Behind the Vietnam War

Culture Ken Burns Vietnam War Documentary<p>Documentary filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick are essentially detectives, exposing new layers of …

From Declaration to Constitution

The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America form the bedrock of the American Charters of Freedom, a group of …

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Cesar Millan explains doggy emotions

The "Dog Whisperer," Cesar Millan stopped by <i>Mashable</i> to explain if dogs feel the same emotions that humans do. When dogs have a guilty look on their …

Pets