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The Trump administration hopes that America's hunters and fishermen can be played for fools

The Trump administration hopes that America's hunters and fishermen can be played for fools

Over the first nine days of February, thousands of hunters, fishermen, gun aficionados, and other outdoor sports enthusiasts poured into an annual central Pennsylvania event: the Great American

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Innovation in space food and slime, an artist's sudden success, and why we should eat more sea urchins The Future of Space Food MIT Media Lab’s Space Exploration Initiative focuses on all kinds of

San Diego Aquarium Breeds Rare Weedy Sea Dragon in Captivity

The rare weedy sea dragon is a lesser known cousin of the sea horse and resembles seaweed when floating
Take cover! Jellyfish hurling venom-filled mucus ‘grenades’ can sting without touching

Take cover! Jellyfish hurling venom-filled mucus ‘grenades’ can sting without touching

1p>Like the world isn’t a scary enough place these days as is, now we have to contend with jellyfish hurling venomous mucus “grenades.”As much as we’d love to take credit for that description, we
Antarctica reaches 20º C (68º F), highest recorded temp ever on icy continent

Antarctica reaches 20º C (68º F), highest recorded temp ever on icy continent

Scientists say 20.75º C logged at Seymour Island is ‘incredible and abnormal’
Shocking Footage from Sendai Airport During 9.0 Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011

Shocking Footage from Sendai Airport During 9.0 Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011

It was the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in Japan, and the 4th most powerful in the world since record-keeping began in 1900
These Romantic Roses Grow With Both Red and White Petals

These Romantic Roses Grow With Both Red and White Petals

There’s nothing quite like a rose. With over 150 species, these beautiful and fragrant flowers have symbolized romance since ancient times. These days, the variety of roses available has expanded
Upside-down jellyfish-deployed venom bombs remind us nature is lit

Upside-down jellyfish-deployed venom bombs remind us nature is lit

Cassiopea xamachana jellyfish sit on the floor of a body of water appearing like a fabulous bit of plant life from another world. Their appendages range from light white to dark hues of blue – they’re
Upside-down jellyfish-deployed venom bombs remind us nature is lit

Upside-down jellyfish-deployed venom bombs remind us nature is lit

Cassiopea xamachana jellyfish sit on the floor of a body of water appearing like a fabulous bit of plant life from another world. Their appendages range from light white to dark hues of blue – they’re
The Ultimate Lightweight Wildlife Camera? Fstoppers Reviews Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III

The Ultimate Lightweight Wildlife Camera? Fstoppers Reviews Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Olympus has started 2020 positively with the announcement of two cameras and a lens. I had the chance to test-drive the pro camera in Costa Rica to give you a full rundown. [ Read More ]
Are White Rainbows Possible?

Are White Rainbows Possible?

Much of landscape photography is being in the right place at the right time. Some photographers know these places and times based on their extensive experience. The more knowledge you have, the better
9 Useful Tips on Photographing Waterfalls

9 Useful Tips on Photographing Waterfalls

One of my favorite disciplines of landscape photography is to photograph waterfalls. If you go through my portfolio there is a waterfall or two in there. Here I share nine useful tips to photograph
Squirrel Has Existential Crisis As It Hopelessly Slides Down Greased Feeder

Squirrel Has Existential Crisis As It Hopelessly Slides Down Greased Feeder

She was fed up with the squirrels stealing all of the bird food so she greased the feeder
Do not lure deer into your home to feed them, Colorado authorities plead

Do not lure deer into your home to feed them, Colorado authorities plead

After a video of a woman luring deer into her home went viral, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding humans -- yet again -- to please, please, just leave deer and all other wildlife alone. Do not
Man trampled by startled deer in McDonalds parking lot

Man trampled by startled deer in McDonalds parking lot

“I mean, just see the flash of him rolling over me and in a straight line, and he was gone,” the deer-trampled gentleman told WSOC-TV. ‘It was absolutely nuts,’ said Ken Worthy, a retired detective
Your cat recognizes its name, even if they ignore your call

Your cat recognizes its name, even if they ignore your call

This is the cat-related story we need right now – research on whether cats cannot recognize their own name, or recognize their name and just don’t care that you’ve been calling. A paper was published
Your cat recognizes its name, even if they ignore your call

Your cat recognizes its name, even if they ignore your call

This is the cat-related story we need right now – research on whether cats cannot recognize their own name, or recognize their name and just don’t care that you’ve been calling. A paper was published
Bees Create Heart-Shaped Hive When There Aren’t Frames Up to Guide Them

Bees Create Heart-Shaped Hive When There Aren’t Frames Up to Guide Them

If you ever needed evidence that bees were artists, take a look at this incredible photograph posted by The National Trust. Left to their own devices, the bees at Bodiam Castle in Robertsbridge,
How to Join the Great Backyard Bird Count

How to Join the Great Backyard Bird Count

Get ready to count some birds, because Audubon’s Great Backyard Bird Count starts this Friday, February 14, and runs through Monday the 17th. This is a beginner-friendly event, even easier to join