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He Was Searching For Intersexual Pigs And Ended Up Finding The World's Rarest Dog

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.26.2017 | Weird News

Twenty years after beginning his quest to find what’s been called the world’s rarest canine species, James “Mac” McIntyre was vindicated. Ther...

Life as Our Ancestors Lived It

Paul Ekman | Posted 01.11.2017 | Science
Paul Ekman

January 11, 2016 In most of the time human beings have lived on Earth, it was in circumstances very different from those we encounter now. I learned ...

Climate Change This Week: US Kabooming, Solar Winning, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 05.02.2015 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a litte more crowded. @@ Climate Change, The Elevator Pitch: Climatologist Simon Donner @@ How To Com...

Where Is Amelia Earhart's Plane?

Richard Bangs | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

After she flew the Atlantic solo in 1932, landing in a farmer's field in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, Amelia Earhart became the most famous woman in the world.

Sea Planes, Dutch Explorers and Suffocated Coral

James Morgan | Posted 02.25.2012 | Green
James Morgan

2011-12-26-kabui.jpgAs I fly along the east coast of Kabui Bay, I can see where the ocean is stained red.

For Thanksgiving, A Geography Of The Indigenous World

Posted 11.21.2011 | Travel

The first Thanksgiving was a celebration of the Pilgrim's bountiful 1621 harvest and a thank you to the Wampanoag tribe, members of which had taught t...

Traveler Shot by Bow and Arrow Carrying Tribesmen

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.04.2011 | Travel

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Enraptured Politics

Paul Stoller | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics
Paul Stoller

If you think that these kinds of apocalyptic beliefs are "primitive" or "far-fetched," think again. Americans seem to have a deep hunger for reading material about the End Times Rapture.

Movie Review: Sanctum

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Sanctum is the case of a movie that tries to do too much, without realizing what its real strengths are. Directed by Alister Grierson from a script b...

Searching for Cannibals

Danna Harman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Danna Harman

"Why Papua New Guinea?" my mom asks me. I have no immediate answers. But a week later, I have not only found it on a map, but also come up with a philosophy to explain the voyage.

Weekly Mulch: How Reid's Energy Bill Undermines Senate Climate Efforts

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) introduced a limited energy bill that responds to the oi...

This Week In Animals: The Fastest Mammal, A Colony Of Scorpions, New Species, And More! (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Eve Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We posted some fun animal stories this week on HuffPost Green, from the world's fastest cheetah to celebrity pets and a house filled with scorpions. B...

New Guinea Tribe Sues The New Yorker For $10M

Forbes | Dirk Smillie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In an April 21, 2008, New Yorker story, "Vengeance Is Ours," Pulitzer Prize-winning geology scholar Jared Diamond describes blood feuds that rage for ...