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‘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 …

Tiny House Movement

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> …

Kindle

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

There's agreement across all ages.<p>By on<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>It’s 2017 and everything is fine! …

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 …

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, …

Geology

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 …

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 …

Meet Iggy, a child’s best friend in Toronto court

It’s his job to help boost a child’s sense of security and reduce anxiety through snuggles or reassuring nudges.<p>On the 11th floor of 890 Yonge St. …

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 …

Dogs

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 …

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

Culture Ken Burns Vietnam War Documentary

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 …

American Civil War

This Airport Has a Puppy Playground for Stressed-Out Travelers

No matter how cheap your flight is, flying can almost always be stressful. Between getting your ticket and going through security, a myriad of …

Dog deemed ‘unadoptable’ joins Texas search-and-rescue efforts in Harvey aftermath

A former shelter dog in North Carolina has been deployed to assist the rescue efforts in Texas during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.<p>Rocket, a …

Pit bull that lost ear is finalist in canine hero competition

NAPLES — A pit bull that wears bonnets to cover a missing right ear is a finalist in the dog-coveted hero dog awards.<p>Abigail and her human entourage …

Heartbreaking photo shows cops form guard of honour for police dog as handler says goodbye

A police dog was given an emotional send off by US officers who formed a guard of honour for the canine after he was put down.<p>K9 Hunter's handler …

Hero dog saves poorly pooch's life with blood donation

Border collie Casey was desperately ill when doner Ishka, a Retriever Labrador cross from East Lothian, came to her rescue.<p>Blood donated by a dog …

African wild dogs vote with sneezes on important pack issues

Dog democracy.<p>African wild dogs have <i>excellent</i> table manners. The puppies are allowed to eat first. Able-bodied dogs share meat with injured confederates. And packs of <i>Lycaon pictus</i> vote that it's time to go on a hunt by sneezing.<p>Neil Jordan, a professor at the University of New South Wales who does …

PAWS, Stanford Medicine’s therapy dogs program, turns 20

“Get your ears up, Cici,” commanded Cici’s handler. Cici obediently perked her ears up and, as if for good measure, sat a little straighter too. …

Pets