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Near Finish Line, Mars Opportunity Rover Stumbles Across Weird Rocks

NASA's Opportunity Mars rover is taking a break in the home stretch of its Red Planet marathon to study some rocks the likes of which it's never seen before.<p>The intriguing rocks lie atop a hill overlooking a site dubbed Marathon Valley — so named because Opportunity will have traveled the marathon …

Mars Rover

Archaeologists Study 3,000 Skeletons at London’s Bedlam

Archaeology

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker has long had a friendly relationship with technology, what with its Sync infotainment platform, its support for third-party apps and, obviously, its …

Rodent recall: false but happy memories implanted in sleeping mice

Researchers at CRNS in Paris create artificial positive feelings in mouse’s memory for first time during sleep, highlighting possible new treatment for depression<p>Scientists have succeeded in creating false but happy memories in mice, in the first demonstration of memory manipulation during sleep.<p>In …

The Brain

9 Strategies For Battling Stress

Don't let tension take over your life<p>A little stress can be a good thing, but it’s important to keep it under control. These strategies will help you retain your Zen.<p>1. Bounce Back<p>Some people are naturally resilient, but it’s also a learned skill. Stress inoculation gradually exposes people to …

Psychology

Hope L. Barwick

The Weasley Brothers Are at Exmoor Zoo

Meet ‘Mumbles’ and ‘Wiggles’, also known as the ‘Weasley Brothers’! The two Yellow Mongoose brothers were born, in late January, at Exmoor Zoo.<p>Photo …

Where cute animals rule: Bunny island, pig beach and sloth sanctuary

Your love of animals doesn't have to be limited to the Internet. The world is full of ridiculous places where you can satisfy your need to roll …

Fennec Fox Sibs Make Debut

A Fennec Fox couple, at the Chattanooga Zoo, are proud parents to two new kits! The boy and girl were welcomed, January 23rd, by first time mother, …

Chattanooga

Zac Efron and His Cute Dog Grab Lunch in Los Feliz

<b>Zac and Sami</b><p>Zac Efron and his gal pal are still going strong...<p>MORE >><p>If you’re reading this from the east coast, chances are you are enjoying …

Newborn Lemur Looks like Grandpa

It has been just a few months since the famous lemur, known as ‘Zoboomafoo’, passed away at the age of 20, and fans of the popular television show …

Handsome Visitor

Our handsome tuxedo friend paid us a visit this morning. He's become a regular around here, and comes by our house several times a week. I've seen …

Pets

Tapir Calf Makes His Debut

A Tapir calf born on February 27 at the Czech Republic’s Zoo Brno made his media debut at the ripe old age of four days!<p>Photo Credit: Zoo Brno<p>Known …

6 Things to Know About the Super Cute Quokka

We’ve all seen the photos that made the rounds last year: a furry little critter beams at the camera, at a leaf, at a tourist. From this adorable …

Your Adorable Rescue Dog Could Star In This Branded Social Film Project

We’re told, correctly, that it’s always better to adopt a dog rather than buy one, but a new project from pet food brand Nature’s Variety is opting to show rather than tell. “Long Live Pets” is a socially crowdsourced film that will mix live footage with hundreds of photo submissions from adopted …

Ladies & Gentlemen, We Present…Wally Von Jelly Beans

Spread the Cute:<p><i>Wally’s her name (we checked into this)—The Qte is her game.</i> KB sent these in and says, “This 2.5 week old cutie pie was rescued …

The College Football Playoff committee avoided bold choices, and that works fine

The selection committee didn't do a perfect job, nor did it do anything bold. Everything worked out in the end.<p><b>1.</b> Maybe the road to TCU and Baylor getting snubbed from the first College Football Playoff started well before last week's power poll. Maybe it started on June 10th, 2010, when the Pac-10 …

Ballots from final Coaches Poll unveiled

The USA Today Coaches Poll has no bearing on the College Football Playoff selection committee’s rankings, but it’s always interesting to see how the …

Why are coaches leaving Wisconsin?

The embarrassment on the field was surely enough, but it's yet another blow-off that has Wisconsin reeling.<p>Losing 59-0 in the Big Ten title game is …

'I don't feel like he's dead': Son vindicated as father rescued after 12 days at sea

The Coast Guard didn't think Ron Ingraham could survive, stuck in a 25-foot sailboat for days as waves swelled 15 to 20 feet high. His son did.<p>"I don't feel like he's dead," Zakary Ingraham told a Coast Guard official nine days ago, after learning their search was ending. "I don't feel it."<p>He was …

College Football Playoff: Are 8 Teams Really the Answer?

Link to Media<p>During this first playoff season in college football history, many people (including me) have maintained and complained that the four-team format must be doubled to eight.<p>But now that the dust has settled (except at Baylor and TCU) does an eight-team playoff still have the same …

College Football

Possible reasons why Gary Andersen left Wisconsin

So, I don't know if you saw this, but Wisconsin is currently looking for a new head football coach. Gary Andersen stepped down as the head coach of …

Tottenham vs. Chelsea: Analysing the Roles of Christian Eriksen and Juan Mata

Link to Media<p>Tottenham Hotspur drew 1-1 with Chelsea at White Hart Lane Saturday, but it was a game about what Christian Eriksen and Juan Mata didn't do.<p>Eriksen, an £11.5 million signing from Ajax, created a goal against Norwich City, and you had to appreciate his brilliant goal against Tromso.<p>Yet …

Soccer