Cosco Easy Elite Convertible Car Seat – Decent Quality for Low Price Point

There are so many amazing joys when it comes becoming a mom or dad. But, there are also so many responsibilities that come with being a parent.  As you select a car seat for your child, it is important to consider safety above all else and then the other additional features offered. With so many options…

Time and Again Farms Offer a Rare Lifeline for Retired Race Horses

For most people, the thought of what happens to race horses once they’ve been retired doesn’t exactly conjure the most pleasant of images.  It’s no secret that many horses once taken out of professional racing circles don’t have a great deal to look forward to.  In fact, it’s one of the most controversial subjects in…

There’s Life in the Old Dog Yet, As This Scottish Golden Retriever Proves!

As the saying goes, there’s life in the old dog yet! One of the most remarkable things about dogs is their unique and inspiring resilience.  Most dogs don’t know the meaning of the word ‘quit’ and where there’s the will to go on, there’s a way to make it happen. In the case of this…

Heartwarming Poodle Pics Become Instagram Sensation

For most of us, the relationships we enjoy with our pets are unique.  To such an extent that many couldn't imagine having such close relationships with human being as they have with their pets.  Nevertheless, it’s often the relationships and bonds the youngest kids form with the family mutt that are the most enchanting and…

Intact human footprints found in Tanzania near Mountain of God volcano

A set of ancient human footprints found in Tanzania has turned out to be the largest such set in all of Africa, as well as the one that remains the most intact despite the passing of time. A new study has documented how footprints found in 2008 by conservationist Jim Brett had covered the size…

Vegan mom charged with endangerment after feeding baby fruit-and-nut diet

The Vegan mom case in Pennsylvania has attracted a lot of attention, due to the unnamed 11-month-old child of the mother suffering from diet-related malnutrition. This was due to the mother's insistence on feeding the baby a rigid diet of nuts, berries, and little else. According to reports, Elizabeth Hawk, 33, had strictly followed a vegan…

Greenhouse gas emissions facilitated by hydropower reservoirs

Greenhouse gas emissions are steadily declining, but what about the problem of methane emissions in specific? A new study review  has singled out man-made hydropower reservoirs near dams as a key producer of methane, a greenhouse gas and carbon dioxide equivalent that has been cited by many as a rising contributor to climate change. The…

Humans did inherit violence, but civilization made us less murderous

If you think of all those news reports on violent killings, you'd probably think humans are the most murderous species around. And while humans are indeed quite violent, as inherited from our ancestors, we were much more so hundreds of years ago, and have civilization to thank for our mellowing down. Researchers analyzed more than a…

Drepanosaurus had peculiar claw and even stranger limbs

The chameleon-like reptile Drepanosaurus existed about 200 million years ago, and stood out from its prehistoric peers thanks to its outsized, specialized claw that it used as a digging tool. But that wasn't all that researchers discovered when analyzing the prehistoric lizard and what made it so strange for its time. In that regard, Drepanosaurus…

The plainfin midshipman: Nocturnal love song explained by scientists

The plainfin midshipman is one of the more interesting fish in the animal kingdom, as males of the species sing a nocturnal “love song” too woo females. But what makes those unusual fish only sing at night, much like your average human-fronted musical act does? A group of researchers explained this in a recent study, and…