Expert: Rhinos extinct in Mozambique Mozambique's rhinoceros population was wiped out more than a century ago by big game hunters. Reconstituted several years ago, it has again been driven to extinction, or to the brink of extinction, by poachers seeking their horns for sale in Asia.... More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
U.S. plans to drop gray wolves from endangered list The planned ruling would eliminate protection for the top predators, but scientists and conservationists say the proposal is flawed. Federal authorities intend to remove endangered species protections for all gray wolves in the Lower 48 states, carving out an a exception for a small pocket of about 75 Mexican wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico, according to a draft document obtained by The Times. More
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Peacock feathers come from murdered birds It is extraordinary that a religion claiming to be completely based on ahimsa should be the reason for the extinction of our national bird, the peacock. The peacock is the only bird whose feathers are allowed to be sold– and this became a part of the ... 12/7/2016 - 12:37 am | View Link
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Denver’s Great Room Escape pits you and your friends against a zombie and a roomful of creepy puzzles. (Sierra Voss, The Know)
This is the first installment of the Denver Blender, a monthly series highlighting different ways to mix up your usual routine, go to some unusual places and meet people in Denver.
Mourners released balloons Wednesday night with shouts of "Long Live Duke," a reference to Jeremy Nixon's stage name Boss Status Duke. The somber event remembering Nixon turned upbeat as tracks recorded by the aspiring rap artist blasted into the night and both friends and family shared happy memories
You probably—know Instagram as that special part of the internet where everyone casts their precious photos—of sunsets, selfies with friends and fuzzy concert snaps.
So it—makes perfect sense that Colorado’s most Instagrammed spot is a combination of all three. According to (very scientific) research by USA Today, Red Rocks Amphitheatre is the most Instagrammed place in Colorado.
The historic venue—beat out Denver International Airport (2), Rocky Mountain National Park (3), Coors Field (4) and the Pepsi Center (5) to claim the top spot.
The study begs the question: Which Colorado bathroom have the most tweets been sent from?
We’ll wait, USA Today.
John Fox shot down a story Wednesday that the Bears could be headed for a split with defensive coordinator Vic Fangio. But the coach has been more adamant denying other media reports that ultimately proved accurate. Just last month, Fox questioned the authenticity of reports that quarterback Jay
A human rights watchdog says the Philippines is facing one of the fastest growing epidemics of HIV in the Asia Pacific, fueled by government policies that restrict intervention, including access to condoms by men who have sex with men.
The White Sox added three more top prospects Wednesday when the traded outfielder Adam Eaton to the Nationals. Here's a look at who they are. Lucas Giolito Age: 22. Position: Right-handed pitcher. Prospect rank: No. 3 nationally by MLB.com and No. 4 in Baseball America's midseason rankings. Highest