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Miniature Therapy Horses And The Science Of Animal-Assisted Healing

Miniature Therapy Horses And The Science Of Animal-Assisted Healing

Miniature therapy horses join cats, dogs, and even dolphins among the ranks of animals helping human patients around the world. Let's find out how and why.
28 Interesting Shark Facts Just In Time For Shark Week

28 Interesting Shark Facts Just In Time For Shark Week

More people get bit by New Yorkers than sharks every year, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't fear nature's greatest predator.
What We Love This Week, Volume CXXVIII

What We Love This Week, Volume CXXVIII

The first color photos of America bring the past to life; beautiful portraiture brings nature's great beasts to life; driftwood brings dragons to life.
Jigokudani Monkey Park: Where Snow Monkeys Go To Hot Tub

Jigokudani Monkey Park: Where Snow Monkeys Go To Hot Tub

You won't be able to resist these adorable snow monkeys hot tubbing in a natural hot springs at Jigokudani Monkey Park. But don't take our word for it..
What We Love This Week, Volume CXXIII

What We Love This Week, Volume CXXIII

Stepping into interactive 3D art, taking selfies in flexible mirrors, making giant animal sculptures out of trash--off-kilter art rules the week.
Artist Guido Daniele Turns Your Arm Into Your Favorite Animal

Artist Guido Daniele Turns Your Arm Into Your Favorite Animal

And you thought that jewelry was the only way to transform your hand into something more exotic.
The Violent Ways Humans Have Used Animals As Weapons

The Violent Ways Humans Have Used Animals As Weapons

Humans have used animals as weapons in war for thousands of years. Many of these plots have been violent and, frankly, unsuccessful.
25 Fun Penguin Facts In Honor Of World Penguin Day

25 Fun Penguin Facts In Honor Of World Penguin Day

In honor of National Penguin Day, we’ve rounded up these 25 penguin facts you probably didn’t know.
10 Terrifying Prehistoric Creatures (That Weren’t Dinosaurs)

10 Terrifying Prehistoric Creatures (That Weren’t Dinosaurs)

Dinosaurs tend to get the most credit for scaring us the most, but these terrifying prehistoric creatures give dinos a run for their money.
Animal Facts: Love And Sex In The Animal Kingdom

Animal Facts: Love And Sex In The Animal Kingdom

A slug with a penis the size of it's body? These animal facts about love and mating will blow you away!
10 Animal Myths You Probably Believe

10 Animal Myths You Probably Believe

A lot of what we know about the animal kingdom comes from science. Animal myths, however, stem from the entertainment industry.