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Photographer of 'horribly thin' polar bear hopes to inspire climate change fight

In mid-August, Kerstin Langenberger took a photo of a startlingly skinny polar bear, one she thought was days away from death.<p>The Arctic nature guide …

How to light up a tumour

For decades, brain surgeons have struggled to identify cancerous tissue precisely. Could one of the world’s most deadly scorpions come to their aid?<p>In 2004, Dr Richard Ellenbogen prepared to operate on a 17-year-old girl. The operation, to remove a brain tumour, was particularly challenging because …

Cancer

The more you pursue happiness, the faster it runs from you

Research shows that focusing on the attainment of happiness is actually self-defeating<p>Lately, I find myself in almost daily conversations with friends and family about happiness. When a friend doesn’t beam from ear to ear, or offer a resounding, “I’m so happy!” during conversations about work, …

Happiness

An Introduction to Off-The-Grid Backpacking - REI Co-op Journal

Do you ever feel like you want to disconnect, leave the comfort of home in the rearview mirror, and escape into the nearest wilderness?<p>Nothing can …

Camping

I Fight Every Day To Save Melissa The Einstein Cat From Death

I have an amazing cat Melissa who is also known as the ‘Einstein’ cat. I am often asked why I started to photograph her. So, today I want to tell our …

How Often Should a Happy Couple Have Sex?

An investigation<p>Men aren’t the only ones who feel self-conscious about how often they’re having sex. (Wait: You do, right, men? I know nothing about you. I kind of just assumed.)<p>When a woman complains to her friends that she’s having a rough patch with her boyfriend, the first thing they’ll ask is …

Time I

Comic Book Reviews for September 16, 2015

Captain America: White #1, Batman: Arkham Knight - Genesis #2, and more.<p>DC COMICS<p>Batman: Arkham Knight - Genesis #2<p><i>Written by Peter J. Tomasi | Drawn</i> …

Comic Books

Biker Scoops Up Burned Kitty On Road Trip, Drives Him To Safety

Rev your engines for Party Cat!<p>This biker’s sidekick is one cool cat -- literally.<p>While on a cross-country motorcycle trip, Pat Doody found a badly burned kitten at a Nevada gas station, scooped the little guy up, and continued on his trip, later returning the cat to safety and health.<p>"He is the …

Lifestyle

10 cities that are unexpectedly becoming major financial centres

The list of world's biggest financial centers features some stalwarts — like New York, London, and Tokyo — that have stayed at the top of any rankings for decades.<p>But there are also dozens of challengers in the developing world that are giving the giants a run for their money and are giving …

These are the cheapest cities to visit

If you’re thinking about going on vacation, your best bet might be to go east.<p>In a new report published by UBS, European cities took up six of the …

First Indian Rhino Calf of 2015 at Hellabrunn Zoo

On September 9, a recently born Indian Rhinoceros baby was finally presented to the public, at Hellabrunn Zoo, offering visitors an opportunity to …

Ornithology

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Mind-Blowing Photorealistic Pencil Drawings of Cats

You don't have to be a cat lover to appreciate this. It's been awhile since we checked up on artist Paul Lung. Over two years ago, we came across his incredible pencil drawings and were blown away by the just how much they resembled photographed. If you can believe it, over the past two years, Lung …

Drawing

ResQte Of The Week: I Am Basil- Hear Me ROAR!

Oh, you might be wondering <i>how</i> little Basil got his name. Well, there’s a reason for that!<br>Grace M. writes, “Congrats on 10 years! That’s bananatown! …

Spices

The 100 Most Important Kitten Photos Of All Time

The whole internet has led up to this crucial moment.<p>View this post on Facebook

Cute Animals