New giant insect discovered in China

“..’With its wingspan measured as 21 centimetres, the insect won the title of the largest aquatic insect in the world,’ China’s state-run news service has announced…”

Raju, Elephant Cries After He Is Rescued Following 50 Years Of Abuse (with Video)

“ ‘Raju was in chains 24 hours a day, an act of ­intolerable cruelty. The team were astounded to see tears roll down his face during the rescue,’ Pooja Binepal, a spokesman for Wildlife SOS, said, per the Mirror. ‘It was incredibly emotional. We knew in our hearts he realized he was being freed. Elephants…

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VIDEO: Pet cat saves boy from dog attack

“..Surveillance video outside a home in Bakersfield, California shows that a young boy was riding his bicycle when a dog came around a parked car and started to attack him. As KERO ABC23 reports, he was saved by an unlikely hero – his pet cat, Tara… there are images of the bite marks at the…

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VIDEO: Parrot clicking and whistling along to ‘Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’

“African Grey Parrot clicking and whistling along to ‘Always Look on the Bright Side of Life’.”

VIDEO: Morgan Freeman discusses Lemur cuteness and more…

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VIDEO: Shark Drags Fisherman on a 2-Hour Kayak Ride

“The fisherman is fine, and somehow amid the struggle, he managed to film part of the incident with a GoPro camera…”

“Elephant thought rescued by Sir Paul McCartney found beaten in chicken shack”

“India trip in 2012 prompted ex-Beatle, Paul McCartney, to arrange for animal’s freedom that never happened…  McCartney made agreements with Maharashtra State’s forest department and Project Elephant, an Indian government organization, to move Sunder to a sanctuary. But an animal rights group’s investigation in February found Sunder had simply been stuck in a chicken shack,…

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If your local Oil Refinery is processing materials from Tar Sands it might make you really, really sick

  “A new report from ForestEthics explores the community health hazards that come along with refineries processing toxic, corrosive bitumen blends (the stuff that comes out of Canada’s tar sands) to make synthetic oil. The main danger is that tar sands refineries emit significantly higher amounts of sulfur dioxide, which is linked to wheezing, chest…

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