PETA once asked the Pet Shop Boys to consider changing their name to Rescue Shelter Boys.
One hundred years ago yesterday, the world’s last passenger pigeon died at Ohio’s Cincinnati Zoo.
A 120 million-year-old fossil has revealed a new, rather endearing discovery about dinosaurs: They may have had babysitters to watch over their youngsters.
No matter which popular author you disdain, you're bound to find yourself in good company: There's no love lost between these writers.
For you or me, a hairy back might be a disadvantage, but for a caterpillar, it can be a lifesaver.
BekensDwarf asks: "How do they make decaf coffee when the caffeine is in the bean?"
In 1919, suffragists went on a train tour highlighting the inhumane prison sentences served by so many women who fought for the right to vote.
Published in 1658, 'The History of Four-Footed Beasts, Serpents and Insects' presents a catalog of the known animals at the time in several volumes
Though organized crime tends to be a boys' club, there have been a slate of deadly women who have broken into its ranks.
Today the New York Times has a nice piece about our YouTube channel. Here are some other NYT first mentions worth mentioning.
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