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In a story that will surely make Stephen Colbert cackle with delight, 6 out of 8 bears are officially listed as facing extinction. The Sun Bear The giant panda is the most critically endangered species with only 1600 animals left in the w
Image: Amy&Kimball An attempted robbery and car theft in Nigeria has led to the citizen’s arrest of a goat by one of the country’s vigilante groups. The vigilante group in the An
The story of cats in Ancient Egypt…
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On April 20, 2010, a fierce explosion destroyed a deep ocean oil rig and created a giant oil slick that is now moving through the Gulf of Mexico.