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Putting this Gingerly: What's With All of the Redheads on the AT?

It certainly isn’t soul searching.<p>This year, I’ve heard the same remarks from hostel owners, hotels and trail angels. “There are so many of you …

Ice Age

Cat with another cat on its face is double adorbs

What's better than a kitten? A double kitten, obviously.<p>A kitten with a cat on its nose was spotted in Japan:<p>The video shows the kitten ambling …

Cute Animals

5 killed in Salem witch hunt remembered on 325th anniversary

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts community where 20 people suspected of witchcraft were put to death in 1692 unveiled a memorial to 19 of those …

Ravens Are Ridiculously Smart, Seem To Be Able To Plan For The Future

Respect the raven.<p>The new “Planet of the Apes” movie has people imagining what an ape-ruled world with human underlings would really look like, but maybe ravens are the animals we should be keeping an eye on.<p>The dazzling intelligence of corvids — the family that includes ravens and crows — is …

Don't Miss Your Chance to See a Rare Northern Lights Show Sunday Night

If you're accustomed to boring and casual Sunday nights watching Netflix, get ready for something a bit more enthralling happening tomorrow: The …

Northern Lights

Researchers Have Only Just Discovered That Frogs Have Tiny Knee Caps

An evolutionary starting point.<p>The humble frog has been hiding a secret – like most birds, mammals, and a handful of reptiles, it has a kneecap.<p>This …

Research Shows Magic Mushrooms Can Offer Real Benefits in Depression Therapy

Mindblowing.<p>A review of the research on combining therapy with the psychoactive component from magic mushrooms has concluded it's not only a safe and …

Young miniature set to become guide horse for the partially sighted

A miniature horse is in training to become Britain’s first <b>guide horse for the partially sighted.</b><p>Katy Smith knew when Digby was born eight weeks ago <b>he</b> …

Adopt Me! One-Eyed Cat Found Inside a Car Engine Is Looking for Love

Home: Some pets never have one to call their own. We’d like to help change that by introducing you to an adoptable pet every week. Today, in honor of …

Death Valley under the Moon and Stars

Milky Way over sand dunes, Death Valley. This is a six-image panorama, lit with low-level continuous lighting from two LED light panels on stands, …

This smartphone controlled paper airplane is so much more fun than a drone

Drones? Pfffff, quadcopters are old news. They’re great if you want to spend thousands of dollars on a professional-grade model that you use for …

How to Give Strawberries the Gift of Immortality

Strawberry Honey Butter<p>Makes a scant 2 cups<p>2 sticks (8 ounces) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch cubes, at room temperature <br>1/4 cup honey <br>1/4 teaspoon …

This Is the Top Ice Cream Recipe on Pinterest

It's finally time for ice cream! Although you can definitely make your own ice cream from scratch, you aren't alone if you buy your pints or half …

Klara's Traditional Croatian Stuffed Cabbage Recipe - Sarma

This recipe for Croatian stuffed cabbage or <i>sarma</i> is from Klara Cvitanovich. She is the owner with her husband and son, Drago and Tommy Cvitanovich, …

Quick-Fix Southern Classics

These recipes deliver the authentic Southern flavor of their labor-intensive counterparts with super short prep time.<p>When we think of Southern food, …

This deaf dog knows a special type of sign language

This dog is hard of hearing, but easy to love.<p>A deaf 4-year-old pit bull rescue named Blue has learned to “sit” and “come” just like any other pup — …

Tør Pen Tactical EDC Pen (video)

Ketalon Gear based in Melbourne Australia have created a new tactical EDC pen called the Tør Pen, which has this week taken to Kickstarter to raise …

"Doctor Who" Fan Builds TARDIS-Inspired Free Library in Detroit

Just like the TARDIS from British TV show <i>Doctor Who</i>, books transport readers through time and space. So it’s fitting that a fan of the series …

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Is One of the Few Places to Watch Synchronous Fireflies

Tips on how you can experience this natural phenomenon<p>As dusk deepened into inky darkness, the light show began. At first, it was just a few quick …

The 19th-Century Book of Horrors That Scared German Kids Into Behaving

Frankfurt, Germany, physician Heinrich Hoffman wrote a book consisting of six children's stories and published it in 1845. The original name of the …

You can now get a butt plug with a fidget spinner attached

Fidget spinners have now reached critical mass. People are attaching rockets to them, balancing them on the heads of alligators, and the heads of …

Pizza Iguana Steals A Slice Of Pizza And Our Hearts

The ravenous reptile is rolling in dough ― pizza dough, that is.<p>Pizza Rat is so 2015. The future belongs to “Pizza Iguana,” a saucy lizard who lives in the Mexico resort town Playa del Carmen.<p>The ravenous reptile is rolling in dough ― pizza dough, that is ― after a man filmed him stealing a slice …

Epic photos taken while swimming in a superpod of whales

<b>An underwater photographer found himself amidst a rare and enormous gathering of sperm whales; his photos are out of this world.</b><p>Tony Wu is a …

Whales

Fireball gummy bears will get you drunk and delight your sweet tooth

Getting drunk and eating candy are both two joys in life. Getting drunk by eating candy is pure bliss.<p>While devouring sweetened alcohol in various …

As eclipse excitement grows, so do cautions about eye safety

On Aug. 21, millions of people across the United States will have the opportunity to view a total solar eclipse, an astronomical event that has not …

Street Artist Turns Abandoned Building Into A Giant Skull

Abandoned buildings are the rotting corpses of the concrete jungle- they're left to rot and picked clean until just a skeleton remains, and only the …

13 Photos That Will Make You Want to Escape to Alaska Right Now

It's easy to forget the mind-bending variety of scenery the U.S. contains. Case in point: South Central Alaska from Kachemak and Tutka Bays down to Katmai National Park, about as epic and inspiring as any stretch on Earth. Need proof? Pro photographer Austin Mann went there this week with a …

National Parks

A Single Mutation Is Responsible for Gingers Burning in the Sun

Red hair signals something dangerously wrong inside your cells.<p>Summer’s coming — which means red heads everywhere are cringing at the prospect of …

Mutations

This doorlock from 1680 has lots of cool security features

This brass-and-steel "detector" doorlock, on display at Holland's Rijksmuseum, was made in 1680 or so. It has lots of clever features. To open and …

Jumping spiders chase laser pointers just like cats do (video)

<b>The eyes of the wonderfully wacky jumping spider are like Galilean telescopes and can see everything from laser lights to the moon.</b><p>There is a …

Spiders