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Archive for ‘August, 2012’

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    An Oasis for Bears in Romania

    It's the largest refuge for bears in the world. Journalist Claudia Flisi gets a tour of Romania's LiBearty Sanctuary for orphans and other rescues.

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    At Sundance, a Triumph for "Unlocking the Cage"

    Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival to a cheering ovation, the movie follows the work of attorney Steven M. Wise as he argues to a group of high court judges that a…

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    Mice with Human Brains

    The Ancient Greek Chimaera had the body of a goat with a lion’s head and a dragon's rear end. But why settle for mythology when you can make your own real-life chimera in the…

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    Spot the Clone!

    Hello again, viewers, and welcome back to America’s favorite quiz show: Spot the Clone! I’ll be your host as our contestants try to decide who the real clone is: the one with…

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    How We Moved from Denial to Anger

    The recognition is finally dawning on people that Planet Earth is in deep trouble. In terms of the well-known five stages of trying to cope with one’s impending demise, we…

    Is Dog Pee Killing City Trees?

    You’ve probably never thought about it as you lead Fido from tree to tree on his neighborhood walk, or as he mingles with other dogs for the latest water-cooler gossip around the trees of the dog park. But there’s mounting evidence that Fido and his pals are killing those trees.

    Just Close Marineland Down!

    There’s only one fitting conclusion to the investigations currently being conducted into the shocking conditions at the Canadian marine zoo Marineland, following the revelations by the…

    The Country Vet

    For the weekend: A rescued stallion who’s all hormones … a pit bull who literally ate the homework … a pheasant with a broken leg ……