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Cats do not need their owners, scientists conclude

Rudyard Kipling was right. Cats really do walk by themselves and do not need their owners to feel secure and safe, a new study has shown.<p>Although owners might worry that their pet is nervously pining for their return when they leave the house, in fact, cats show no sign of separation …

Robear robot to take care of Japan’s elderly population

Japan is known for its love of robots. Japanese inventors have been following a trend of creating a robot for every occasion. One of the newest …

These 2 badass female Army Rangers just made history — here's the grueling training they endured

For the first time in military history, two women graduated from the excruciating 62-day Ranger School at Fort Benning on Friday.<p>Capt. Kristen Griest, 26, and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver, 25, were awarded the prestigious black and gold Ranger tab along with 94 of their male counterparts.<p>Ranger candidates …

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Earth - Chimpanzees and monkeys have entered the Stone Age

In the rainforests of west Africa, the woodlands of Brazil and the beaches of Thailand, archaeologists have unearthed some truly remarkable stone tools.<p>It's not the workmanship that makes them special. If anything, a casual observer might struggle to even identify them as ancient tools. It's not …

Meet Corduroy, the world's oldest cat

At 26 years and 13 days and with a taste for mice, Corduroy is identfied as the world's oldest cat<p>An Oregon cat with a fondness for sharp cheddar and catching mice has become the oldest pet feline in the world at 26 years and 13 days (or 124 in human years), Guinness World Records officials said on …