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End Of A Species: The Loneliest Frog On Earth Dies

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.04.2016 | Green

The loneliest frog on Earth is dead, taking with him the hope of an entire species. Toughie was a famed Rabbs’ fringe-limbed tree frog and the last ...

GOP Effort to Control Trump Is the Embodiment of the Fable "The Scorpion and the Frog"

Murray Forseter | Posted 06.09.2016 | Politics
Murray Forseter

As they try to come to terms with the outrageous, bigoted, xenophobic, misogynistic, unconstitutional ravings of their presumptive presidential candid...

One Trick Made These Animal Photos Look Totally 3D

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 10.01.2015 | Science

If you like nature photos, you're going to love a gorgeous new series by French photographer Philippe Martin. The animals depicted in the photos--from...

Watch These Kids Hilariously Fail While Trying To Say 'Frog'

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 09.28.2015 | Parents

For these kids, pronouncing the word "frog" is tricky. In a new video from CrazyFunnyStuffCFS, little kids who have yet to master the hard "G" wind up...

Things That Go Bump in the Night

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 09.25.2016 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

It was 9:00 p.m. when I left the comfort of my bed and wandered into the kitchen to make a cup of herbal tea. When I turned on the light the peripheral view of a gray blur bouncing up and down set off an involuntary shriek that shot up from my toes.

Shifting Priorities of Future Innovation: The Crossover of Consumer Products into Wearable Technology for Social Good

UNICEF Innovation | Posted 07.24.2016 | Impact
UNICEF Innovation

As the integration of social networks have woven deeper into our daily lives, wearable technology has progressed into an array of gadgets and gizmos that add unnecessary digital noise to our lives through notifications and alerts that distract us from our days.

Innovating for Impact: Wearables for Good

UNICEF Innovation | Posted 05.21.2016 | Impact
UNICEF Innovation

Wearable technology opens new channels for connecting the hardest to reach to services, to new ways for citizens to have their voices heard, and to new opportunities for civic engagement in larger government processes.

What Do the State of Illinois and a Boiling Frog Have in Common?

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 05.17.2015 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

If you throw a frog into a pot of scalding liquid, it'll jump right out to save itself. But if you place the frog in the pot and then slowly turn up the heat, the frog will boil right along with the water; it won't know it's slowly dying. Former Illinois resident John Cole explains why that science experiment could be a metaphor for Illinois' political and financial situation

New Frog Species Discovered In Middle Of New York City

Mother Nature Network | Bryan Nelson | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. It may seem like an unlikely place to find a new species, but scientists have identified a...

The Amazing Science Of Frogs' Sticky Tongues

Mother Nature Network | Bryan Nelson | Posted 06.23.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. Frogs are well known for their super-fast, super-sticky tongues, but the science of frogs'...

Jungle Beat: We Got Critters

Barbara Fahs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Hawaii
Barbara Fahs

Do the Hawaiian authorities not want to inconvenience arriving tourists, for fear of losing the precious dollars they add to the State's economy? Or do they just not care? Is the "aloha spirit" too loosey-goosey?

The Complicated Love Story Between A Toddler And A Frog

Posted 08.02.2013 | Parents

She hates that she loves him....

Mealbreakers: Woman Finds Frog In Can Of Green Beans

Posted 04.29.2013 | Weird News

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgusting...

Peru Poison Frog Is Monogamous, For One Reason Only

BBC | Matt Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Genetic tests have revealed that male and females of one species of Peruvian poison frog remain utterly faithful. More surprising is the discovery th...

Gatorade Could Be The Cure For Dying Frogs

New Scientist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The fungus now decimating frog populations around the world does its damage by impairing the animals' ability to absorb electrolytes through their ski...

Mystery Of Legless Frogs Solved

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Scientists think they have resolved one of the most controversial environmental issues of the past decade: the curious case of the missing frogs' legs...