Jade Huitt

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Deceased woman wants dog killed, buried with her

A dog owner in Indiana wants her ashes mixed with those of her beloved pet so that the two can be together for all eternity.<p>The problem: She's dead. …

Monkeys and Kittens Combine to Form Adorable "Mittens"

Seoul-based artist and photographer Sarah DeRemer playfully combines different species of animals to form unique hybrid creatures. Using photos of cuddly kittens and adorable monkeys, she seamlessly fuses the two in a series called <i>Mittens</i> (monkey kittens). The results are fantastical and …

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This Adorable Bird Is Apparently a Vicious Brain-Eating Zombie in Disguise

The Great tit might seem like just a cute little bird, but don’t let its appearance fool you for. In reality, it is one of the most vicious creatures …

There Was a Big Bang for Birds

If there’s a factory where birds are built, the workers were clearly smoking something the day they designed the hummingbird. And the ostrich. And …

Why Birds Don't Have Teeth

Birds — like anteaters, baleen whales and turtles — don't have teeth. But this wasn't always the case. The common ancestor of all living birds …

Scientists Find the Genes That Turned Horses Into Champions

Using genomic analysis, scientists have identified DNA changes that helped turn ancient horses such as those in prehistoric cave art into today's Secretariats. Understanding the genetic changes involved in equine domestication, which earlier research traced to the wind-swept steppes of Eurasia …

Anthropology