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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Behind the Scenes of Piper, Pixar’s Best Short Film in Years - Vanity Fair “The more we studied birds, it was apparent that all of the appeal required being in control of the feathers.” That study involved four... 06/16/2016 - 12:07 pm | View Link
Officials performing dye-tracer test in review of oil leak - Miami Herald An unknown amount spread into the sanctuary and the river. Twenty-one birds, mostly Canada geese, died after the oil coated their feathers. 06/16/2016 - 11:41 am | View Link
Birds with beautiful hairdos Compiled For instance, they are engineers who build mind-boggling nests, they have all the tactics to scare away any threatening species from getting close to them, and when they are in a good mood they dance and show of their stunningly colourful tail feathers ... 06/24/2016 - 2:27 pm | View Link
Hairy mammals, birds and reptiles share a common scaly ancestor: Scientists find evolutionary link between feathers and hair The striking plumage of tropical birds, warning-coloured scales of venomous snakes and fiery hair of jungle-dwelling apes all have a common evolutionary ancestor, according to a study. Researchers have found evidence that scales, feathers and hair all ... 06/24/2016 - 7:59 am | View Link
The Endangered Species Act: Making Birds Great Again (Check out this interactive map.) Here are just a few highlights: Red-cockaded woodpecker: When this small, black-capped woodpecker, with a tiny red patch of feathers behind its eyes, was protected as endangered in 1970, widespread destruction of its ... 06/22/2016 - 10:40 pm | View Link
Wild Woman: Arkansas Birds Their fights end with lost feathers, wounds, eye damage, and sometimes death. A male may also dive at and hit a flying female, driving her to the ground and pulling at her feathers. When courting, however, the male goes to great lengths to ingratiate ... 06/20/2016 - 8:37 am | View Link
World of birds: Many rare sightings as young begin to take flight Fear not, this is normal during the summer months and varies from bird to bird. Some individuals gradually lose their head feathers while a small percentage lose them all simultaneously. There is no external cause; it is just the way that a particular bird ... 06/16/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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Twitter can be a great source for breaking news, an avenue for holding companies accountable, and when combined with a bit of technology can even be used as a great automation tool. So why not use it to get book recommendations? Here are three ways you can use Twitter to figure out what your next read is going to be.
In the lead-up to the Rio Olympics, expect a lot of glowing "inspiration porn" about the athletes going for the gold, John Oliver said on Sunday's Last Week Tonight. "But while the Olympics feature thrilling displays of athletic prowess, they can also take place beneath the dark shadow caused by doping scandals.
Olympia National Park officials are working on a final plan for a historic chalet that's being threatened by a river in a remote wilderness area.
The Enchanted Valley Chalet had been moved 100 feet from the eroding edge of the Quinault River in 2014.
LOVELAND — A colorful array of spices sat in a line across the kitchen counter. Cinnamon, allspice, cardamom, cumin, coriander, ginger, turmeric, garam masala and bay leaves joined extra virgin olive oil and coarse ground black pepper, waiting for the cooking to begin. Fresh greens including dill, cilantro and collard greens sat nearby.
Lauren Larson, a registered dietitian nutritionist with Banner Health’s northern Colorado hospitals, was about to begin her class focusing on Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cooking and the health benefits that each contained.
The women who had come to the class were excited to learn about the delicious and healthy alternatives that were available.
An off-duty Cook County deputy sheriff shot and wounded two people after he saw them fire shots at a car Sunday evening in Marquette Park on the Southwest Side, according to authorities. The off-duty officer was sitting inside his vehicle, eating food, in the 7000 block of South Kanst Drive when