- The rapid spread of flowering plants across the planet was, according to Charles Darwin, an “abominable mystery” — and researchers say they now know how it happened.
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- The Iranian oil tanker Sanchi collided over a week ago with a freighter, and Chinese officials say the oil slick is now 128 square miles, threatening marine life, including humpback and grey whales.
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Sunday Quotes: Light a LampSource: The Conscious Cat
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Some Very Good Dogs Are Out Supporting The Women's MarchSource: Huffington Post – Dogs
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Mews and Nips: Rescued Squirrel and Cat Are Best FriendsSource: The Conscious Cat
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The physiological mechanisms that work quite well on Earth to cool a person down during physical activity don’t function as efficiently in space.Source: Seeker - Science. World. Exploration. Seek for yourself.
A rethink of future spacesuit design may be necessary in order to make sure astronauts don't overheat while they're undertaking tough physical tasks. New research, published in the journal Nature ... Read More
Why You Should Write Longform Guides on Your BlogSource: BlogPaws
Part of the struggle of being a blogger is getting traffic to your site. Ideally, you want to drive traffic in the long term. Sharing a post on all your social media accounts might get you some traffi... Read More
Classic Cat Books Series: The Fur PersonSource: The Conscious Cat
This post contains affiliate links* Originally published in 1957, The Fur Person is one of the most endearing cat stories I’ve ever read. Featuring the true adventures of Tom Jones, May Sarton’s... Read More
Temperatures last year were at least the third warmest on record and the hottest during a non-El Niño year, according to the world’s leading science agencies.Source: Seeker - Science. World. Exploration. Seek for yourself.
Credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration The Earth broke a three-year streak of record heat in 2017, but the year’s average temperature remained the highest recorded wi... Read More
A top-to-bottom "BioBlitz" survey uncovered likely new species, including a ghost scorpion, iridescent fly, bacterium, and multiple water bears.Source: Seeker - Science. World. Exploration. Seek for yourself.
Credit: Kevin McLean Conducting nature surveys can be grueling, often frustrating work. In forest landscapes, the efforts may necessitate scaling towering trees and, on the ground, tu... Read More
When Do You Take A Newborn Puppy To The Vet?Source: Puppy In Training
This is my second year with a litter of Golden Retriever puppies and I still have a lot of questions like “when do you take a newborn puppy to the vet?” Seriously! It’s sometimes difficult to detect w... Read More
Salma Hayek Shares Beautiful Tribute After Beloved Rescue Dog Lupe DiesSource: Huffington Post – Dogs
"I have no words or tears to describe how much she meant to me." ... Read More