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By Jason Culverhouse | All cats all the time. Covering care, humor, science, and history of house cats, kittens and the people that love them.
New population numbers reflect better tracking and progress against poaching, say scientists.
More money has been spent on tiger conservation than on preserving any other species in the world, yet wildlife biologists have been seemingly unable to stop the decline of the iconic big cat in the face of …
Cat people and dog people really do have different personality traits, new research suggests. People who own cats tend to be more creative, adventurous, and anxious. Dog owners, on the other hand, tend to be more extroverted, secure, and risk-averse.
Those differences were seen in a fascinating new …Personality
I can haz scienz?
[Special thanks to materials scientist Joe Spalenka for letting us use his photoshopped image of Watson And Crick Plus Chloe The Cat.]
All the times your cat is actually judging you
It's time to ditch the white noise and sounds of the rainforest. Do you have a desk drawer full of squishy balls? Well, throw 'em out. From now on, the only way to relieve stress will be with baby kittens. Lots of baby kittens.
This revelation comes courtesy of SoulPancake, actor Rainn Wilson's …
Editor's Note: The Glenturret distillery announced Wednesday that Peat the kitten was killed. It was found on the side of the road near the distillery and was presumably hit by a car. The accident took place on Monday, the day before this story aired and was published online, but the distillery did …Whisky
A fantastic collection of photos taken at perfect moments, mostly culled from Reddit. See many more at Bored Panda.
Here’s a thought experiment: think about yourself, your body, your proper you. Now, consider the properties of yourself that independent of that proper you—the you that would result if you got rid of all the physical, squishy stuff that makes you, you.
But it’s all physical stuff, you might say. …
We might not have predicted that #WomenAgainstFeminism would be a hashtag that was surging in popularity in 2014, but watching dozens of women stand up against a movement that's in their own self-interest is a sobering reminder that feminism's image problem runs deep with the millennial generation. …Feminism
Television is great and all. True Detective, Mad Men, Game of Thrones and the like are making us rethink what a TV show can do. But sometimes, isn’t all you want just more cats? Like, all day, every day?
Pluto.tv is a free television streaming service with hundreds of free channels. And …TV
We've already seen how dogs react to magic tricks with almost the same level of amusement as we do. But how about man's other, less enthusiastic best friend, the cat?
This might not come as a huge surprise, but cats simply don't give a $#!% about magic.
Penguin Magic has proven with this video that …Animals
As if we needed more reasons to love them.
1. Cats are the most popular pet in the United States: There are 88 million pet cats and 74 million dogs.
2. There are cats who have survived falls from over 32 stories (320 meters) onto concrete.
3. A group of cats is called a clowder.
4. Cats have over 20 …Cool Stuff