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Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 04:47 PM PDT

'Ninja Rat' Kicks and Somersaults Its Way Out of Danger

'Ninja Rat' Kicks and Somersaults Its Way Out of Danger

Researchers at University of California, Riverside have been studying the Kangaroo Rat, which they have lovingly dubbed the "Ninja Rat" for the past seven years. The little rodent has such quick...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 05:41 PM PDT

Yikes! Skunk Gets Head Stuck in Bud Light Can

Yikes! Skunk Gets Head Stuck in Bud Light Can

A skunk brewed up some trouble when it got its head stuck in a beer can, according to animal control officers in Billerica, Massachusetts. The skunk was picked up Thursday by animal control officers on Lucille...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 09:58 AM PDT

Watch: Kangaroo Rat Delivers a Ninja-Like Spinning Kick to Drop Rattlesnake

Watch: Kangaroo Rat Delivers a Ninja-Like Spinning Kick to Drop Rattlesnake

High-speed video from researchers in Southern California reveals the surprising power of the a little desert rodent's reflexes and stunning combination of strength and agility. Unable to jump clear of a snake's...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 06:16 AM PDT

Australian Man Loses Bullying-by-Farting Court Case

Australian Man Loses Bullying-by-Farting Court Case

An Australian appeals court on Friday dismissed a bullying case brought by an engineer who accused his former supervisor of repeatedly breaking wind toward him. The Victoria state Court of Appeal upheld a...

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 05:12 AM PDT

Woman's Supposed Ghost Sighting Goes Viral at Mass. Market

Woman's Supposed Ghost Sighting Goes Viral at Mass. Market

A ghost-sighting at Massachusetts Market Basket has created a stir as customers keep a lookout for the Victorian-era specter in the frozen food aisle. The grocery store in Wilmington was drawn into the...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 at 10:48 AM PDT

Artist Crafts Cheese Wall at U.S.-Mexico Border Out of Spoiled Cotija

Artist Crafts Cheese Wall at U.S.-Mexico Border Out of Spoiled Cotija

An artist is making a political statement at the U.S.-Mexico border in a unique way: with cheese.

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 03:37 PM PDT

Vessel: Take a Walk Through the New NYC Attraction in Hudson Yards

Vessel: Take a Walk Through the New NYC Attraction in Hudson Yards

Vessel in New York City is a new multi-million dollar structure that boasts 154 staircases and 80 platforms and serves as the centerpiece of Hudson Yards, a new $16 billion development. Patrick Campbell took...

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 04:22 AM PDT

Caught on Video: Man Wanted for Performing Lewd Act at Front Door in Chino Hills

Caught on Video: Man Wanted for Performing Lewd Act at Front Door in Chino Hills

An unidentified man is wanted for performing a lewd act caught on surveillance camera at a front door in Chino Hills early Sunday morning, authorities said.

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 02:46 PM PDT

Mix-Up: British Airways Plane Lands in Scotland, Not Germany

Mix-Up: British Airways Plane Lands in Scotland, Not Germany

The flight on Monday seemed to go perfectly well, until passengers realized that their plane had landed in both the wrong city and the wrong country. The British Airways flight from London City Airport was...

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 05:46 AM PDT

Brew Wave Cinema: New Beer Can Also Develop Movie Film

Brew Wave Cinema: New Beer Can Also Develop Movie Film

Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery of Delaware created its SuperEight beer after a conversation with people at Kodak, the upstate...

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