Nicole Hyder

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Whooo Knew? 10 Superb Facts About Owls

1 of 12<p>Introduction<p>Owls have enjoyed the spotlight around game day ever since wordsmiths, including late-night comedian Stephen Colbert, began using …


It's So Cold in Canada a Zoo Had to Bring Its Penguins Inside

Holy crap!<p>Thanks to the recent deep freeze in North America, Calgary Zoo had to take extreme measures to protect its animals from the weather - …

The Strangest Science Findings of 2017

The year 2017 was brimming with strange science news. We're talking about worms sprouting two heads after visiting outer space, subatomic particles …

Penguin goes out of his way to say hello to human friend

Why did the penguin cross the road? Perhaps because he knew the world would fall in love with him.<p>Dogs have the title of man’s best friend but …

This Cockatiel Can Sing an Apple Ringtone Perfectly and It's Freaking Us Out

A video of a cockatiel singing a famous ringtone melody has us wondering why these birds are so good at mimicking sounds they wouldn’t normally hear …

6 Weird & Fascinating Things About The Male Brain That You Never Knew

When taking a peek inside the male brain, you might be surprised with what you see. In the age old debate of biological gender differences, some …

Sleeping giants: Why whales don't drown when they nap

It must be a slightly surreal sight. Imagine being a diver and coming across a group of sperm whales, not swimming but floating upright and motionless in the open sea. If you ever see such a scene, congrats, you have found cetaceans sleeping. It's a rare occurrence, but occasionally pictures of …


Glow in the dark sharks: new species discovered in Hawaii – and it glows

Light emitted by a new species of lanternshark, Etmopterus lailae, is camouflage and helps them to hunt, communicate and find partners. But how does it work?<p>Earlier this year a new species of deep water shark, <i>Etmopterus lailae</i>, was discovered in waters surrounding the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands …


Why Your Cat Runs Around at Night Like a Maniac, According to Science

There's method in this madness.<p>Cat owners are all too familiar with the nighttime “zoomies.” While many animals dart around in a display of frenetic …

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

This Cat Named D-O-G Helps Train Pups To Be Service Dogs

He's the notorious D-O-G.<p>Not many cats get to have a career as a dog trainer, but one Missouri feline is doing just that.<p>The Associated Press reported Thursday on D-O-G (pronounced “dee-OH-jee”), a fluffy black and white cat who plays an important role at Support Dogs, Inc. in St. Louis. The group …


5 psychological tips for reading people more accurately

Simon’s Cat Logic Explains Why Cats Love Cardboard Boxes So Much

In a new episode of the adorably informative series “Simon’s Cat Logic“, illustrator Simon Toland and animal behaviorist Nicky Trevorrow explain why …

Animal pictures of the week: 20 May 2016


Portraits of endangered animals expressing humanistic traits


Self-Taught Photographer Finds Unique Way To Shoot Weddings… Reflected On Rings

Some of you might remember Peter Adams-Shawn, whose eye-reflection wedding photos we covered last year. Well, still your beating hearts, because …

Top 20 Underwater Photos on 500px So Far This Year

At the end of every year we do a “Best of *inset year here*” series, in which we count down the top 10 most popular photos in every single category. …

Photographer Captures An Underwater Dance Of Colors

<p>Luka Klikovac’s light movements render incredible records of water-immersed colored fluids.</p><p>The shapes displayed in Luka Klikovac's work look like colored smoke, or maybe strange deep-sea creatures, but they're actually mixtures of colored and black liquids immersed in water. The …

Here's What It's Actually Like To Live With Bipolar Disorder

"I'm not crazy. Something in my head just works different than yours."<p><b>"It became clear that this wasn't the case.</b> I started a new medication regimen a few months ago and my mood has been stable since then. There are still difficulties, but I try to take them in stride."

Mental Health

24 Crunchy Desserts You Need In Your Life

Keepin' it crispy.


Extraordinary new technology reveals what actually makes your dog happy

Does your dog really like you? Or do they actually just think you're a massive jerk? Thanks to a remarkable new device, now you can find out! 'The …

11 Of The Best Destinations To Travel To For Amazing Photographs

Photography is an art-form that we can all relate to. When people say a photograph is a worth a 1,000 words, cliché as it sounds, it’s absolutely …


Think Vets Don’t Have A Sense Of Humor? Check Out These 13 Signs

Advertisement<p>The vet can be a nerve-wracking place for both people and pooches. Our dogs anxiously whimper and pace, smelling the stress of other pup …


18 Highly Scientific Facts About Cats

Let's just reflect on some of the lesser discussed good things about cats.

Delightful photo series will help you appreciate dogs from a different angle

Seeing a dog rolling on its back is the ultimate symbol of affection, happiness and trust.<p>Australia-based photographer Serena Hodson, known for her …


This New Pen Digitises Your Notebooks as You Write in Them

This is so cool.<p>No matter how convenient and easy doing everything online is these days, nothing will replace the feeling of scribbling notes, …

23 Products That'll Make You Look Smart

That is, IF you understand them.


22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.


This Woman Does Yoga With Her Pet Goat And It's Almost Too Cute

Some serious yoga squad goals.<p>BuzzFeed has reached out to Brathen for comment.


Elusive wildlife caught on camera visiting watering hole in Namibia, in pictures - Telegraph