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Teen charged for dropping dog from balcony and showing it on social media

The dog has not been found. The post Teen charged for dropping dog from balcony and showing it on social media appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Former NASA Engineer Builds Squirrel Obstacle Course to Keep Them Out of His Backyard

Former NASA Engineer Builds Squirrel Obstacle Course to Keep Them Out of His Backyard

Former NASA and Apple engineer Mark Rober is known for answering science questions, building intricate structures, and conducting experiments on YouTube.
Bet you're not as frustrated as this cat trying to drink water from a dispenser

Bet you're not as frustrated as this cat trying to drink water from a dispenser

You may be stuck at home this holiday weekend, but we bet you're not as frustrated as this cat who just wants a drink of water. Two-year-old Milo recently figured out how to work his family's water
How does a Walnut Creek mockingbird sing while in flight?

How does a Walnut Creek mockingbird sing while in flight?

The secret to a bird's ability to sing while in flight is tied to a special organ it uses to produce its songs and calls.
Meet This Museum's All-Star Arachnids and Insects

Meet This Museum's All-Star Arachnids and Insects

Camel spiders and giant hornets and shimmering butterflies, oh my. An arachnologist gives a behind-the-scenes tour at the California Academy of Sciences.
Boy, 12, does exactly what you should do when you’re being stalked by a bear

Boy, 12, does exactly what you should do when you’re being stalked by a bear

A tension-filled video shows the moment the bear followed the young boy.

COVID-19 Is Crushing Conservation Groups

This piece was originally published in Undark and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. On March 12, an estimated 541,000 sandhill cranes were nestled along the Platte River Valley
Dog called Guardian refused to leave sister after she was killed on road

Dog called Guardian refused to leave sister after she was killed on road

But there was a happy ending for the puppy, who has now been adopted.
Photographer Takes Magical Shots Of Kids And Animals Together

Photographer Takes Magical Shots Of Kids And Animals Together

Meet the extraordinary photographer -- Andrea Martin! An award-winning children and family photographer in West Virginia. Her photographs below show such a tenderness between the children and animals,
Microminiaturist Creates A Tiny Protective Mask For Grasshoppers

Microminiaturist Creates A Tiny Protective Mask For Grasshoppers

Professor Anatoly Konenko from Siberia started to pursue the art of microminiature in 1981. During the years, he developed and mastered a few innovative technologies of writing on rice, poppy seed and
Wholesome Animal Memes To Start The Week Off Right

Wholesome Animal Memes To Start The Week Off Right

In days of worldwide uncertainty and fear, these animal memes will put an instant smile on your face and will allow your mind off the news, even if it's just for a few minutes. And if these aren't
Alligator Rumored to Have Once Been Hitler's Pet Dies

Alligator Rumored to Have Once Been Hitler's Pet Dies

Saturn, an alligator who was rumored to have once been the pet of Adolf Hitler, has died at the age of 84. He had been residing in Moscow since the end of WW2.
Overwhelming Cuteness Alert: Uplifting Cat Gifs (20 Gifs)

Overwhelming Cuteness Alert: Uplifting Cat Gifs (20 Gifs)

The purrfect way to end the purrfect day! We all hope you had a wonderful weekend, it's always hard to see them end. Hopefully, we can change that a bit with these uplifting and frankly, quite
Carefree Animals That Live The Good Life (15 Pics)

Carefree Animals That Live The Good Life (15 Pics)

Summertime, and the living is easy! That is, if you're a pet living in a home of loving pawrents! These pets don't have a care in the world, just sleep, eat and gobble up all the love (whenever they
Instagram Cats: Funniest, Cutest And All-Around Best Of The Week (Videos)

Instagram Cats: Funniest, Cutest And All-Around Best Of The Week (Videos)

It's the start of another really weird work week working from home! It's purrfectly healthy to take a mental health break and reward yourself with some of the funniest, cutest and plain bizarre cat
Morning Glory: Hot Coffee And Fresh Animal Memes

Morning Glory: Hot Coffee And Fresh Animal Memes

There's nothing like some good laughs on a Sunday morning. So pour your morning cup and scroll through these hot memes. Want some more? Here's a link to our previous list. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.
Mother Nature Is Bringing Banana-Strawberry Milkshake Moth Energy

Mother Nature Is Bringing Banana-Strawberry Milkshake Moth Energy

Twitter user, Rebecca Lavoie, noticed one vivid pink and yellow moth in her garden and before she knew it, the deck became a strawberry-lemonade party for two.A quick check on Wikipedia discovered
Seal Pup From Russia Becomes A Popular Meme

Seal Pup From Russia Becomes A Popular Meme

Seal pup from St. Petersburg who tried to escape the Marine Mammals rescue Center became a popular meme. The animal...
Afternoon Delight: Black Cat Magic (18 Memes And Vids)

Afternoon Delight: Black Cat Magic (18 Memes And Vids)

Black cat magic is back! Our last special feature on these gorgeous house panthers can be found here! Each month locked up feels like 6 months rolled up into one sad month. So we need to break through