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Red Wings Superstar Puts On A Show

Posted 02.20.2013 | Sports

Red Wings announcer Ken Daniels might have said it best on Tuesday night when he labeled this highlight from Detroit superstar Pavel Datsyuk: "Datsyuk...

They Just Can't Help Themselves -- NOT

Myra Demeter | Posted 04.07.2013 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

We have two indoor cats, Shekie and Portia, whom we adore. We believe they are safer enjoying the view of nature from our large, arched windows, as are the birds, squirrels and other wildlife that frequent our backyard.

Cats Born Killers

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


The Mule Deer Wars

David Petersen | Posted 02.16.2013 | Denver
David Petersen

"The Mule Deer Wars." That's what I've come to call a tenacious western wildlife controversy. It began in the 1990s, when state wildlife managers started reporting lower mule deer populations. "If mule deer herds are in poor health, the land is in poor health."

Sex Predator Loose On Campus

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.03.2012 | College

American University in Washington, D.C., has been shaken by four recent reports of sexual assault near campus. All occurred late at night or early mor...

Sexual Misconduct by Educators: What We Need to Do to Protect Students

Nancy Rappaport | Posted 10.31.2012 | Education
Nancy Rappaport

Even though we do not have precise data on how many teachers and other educators abuse students, the recent Sandusky case at Penn State show that it is urgent for schools to take deliberate, comprehensive steps to safeguard students.

Addressing the Dangers Posed by Child Predators

Robert J. Benz | Posted 08.28.2012 | Crime
Robert J. Benz

How we respond to the real life case of man and monster -- whether it's with mind or emotion, with action or resignation -- will determine how many more horror shows we'll be forced to endure.

Prehistoric Insects Were HOW Big?

| Posted 06.05.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 06/04/2012 03:13 PM EDT on LiveScience Millions of years ago, oversized insects like gri...

Huge Prehistoric Predator Ruled Lost Continent, Fossils Suggest

Posted 05.23.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 05/22/2012 06:53 PM EDT on LiveScience A newfound giant predatory dinosaur with even stubbi...

Coyotes Pull Out Overtime Win To Open 2nd Round

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 04.28.2012 | Sports

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Phoenix Coyotes have had a knack for withstanding nearly everything their opponent throws at them before landing the big blow. ...

Wolves Return to California: The Journey Ahead

Ken White | Posted 06.25.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

What will it take for wolves to thrive here? What do wolves need to prosper? How will politics, agencies, ranchers, hunters and trappers, environmental activists and urban and suburban citizens affect whether wolves will flourish here?

Predators Put Red Wings On Brink

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 04.17.2012 | Sports

DETROIT -- Kevin Klein scored a go-ahead goal 6:25 into the third period and Pekka Rinne made 40 saves, lifting the Nashville Predators to a 3-1 win o...

No Suspension For Predators Captain

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 06.12.2012 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The NHL has fined Nashville defenseman Shea Weber $2,500 for slamming Detroit forward Henrik Zetterberg's head against the g...

Predators Top Red Wings

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 04.11.2012 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Gabriel Bourque scored two goals in his postseason debut, and the Nashville Predators held onto home-ice advantage by beating Detr...

PHOTOS: Deadly Sharks Look Dreamy In Close-Ups Snapped By Biologist

Posted 04.05.2012 | Science

Do sharks deserve their reputation as vicious man-eaters? Probably not. Last year in the U.S. 29 people were attacked by sharks--none fatally, accordi...

WATCH: Wings Take A Beating

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 03.31.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Gabriel Bourque and Francis Bouillon scored in the second period and Pekka Rinne made 31 saves to help the Nashville Predators beat the Det...

Watch: Shark Feeding Frenzy Off Australia Beach

Mark Hanrahan | The Huffington Post | Posted 03.12.2012 | Green

Remarkable video shot north of the Australian city of Perth shows approximately 50 sharks engaged in a feeding frenzy. The sharks, some of which w...

Coyotes Used To Be Way Bigger, Fossils Suggest

Posted 02.28.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 02/27/2012 03:06 PM EST on LiveScience In ancient times, when woolly mammoths and cave bear...

Canadiens Trade Winger To Nashville

AP | Posted 04.28.2012 | Sports

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have traded winger Andrei Kostitsyn to Nashville, reuniting him with brother Sergei. The Canadiens received a...

Shocking Snake Study Reveals Rattlers' Lovey-Dovey Side

Posted 02.22.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 02/21/2012 07:10 PM EST on LiveScience Though often regarded as loners, rattlesnakes may be...

22 Wins For Wings And Still Going Strong

AP | Posted 02.18.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Pavel Datsyuk scored with 5 seconds left to give the Detroit Red Wings 22nd consecutive home victory, 2-1 over the Nashville Predators on F...

NHL Player Somehow Fails To Score On Wide-Open Net

Posted 11.18.2011 | Sports

Luckily for the Nashville Predators, they were already leading, 3-1, late in the third period when center Craig Smith authored perhaps the most spellb...

Wild Killer Whales Put on a Show

David Mizejewski | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

Residents of Puget Sound's Vashon Island were recently treated to the sight of dozens of killer whales hunting for salmon. What's odd about the event is how close these massive predators came to shore.

Watch: Rat Tempts Predators With Poisonous Mohawk

Posted 10.05.2011 | Green

A species of African rat has developed a novel advantage in the evolutionary struggle - it slathers poison across the fur on its back. The rats apply ...

Canucks Dump Predators In 6

AP | BETH RUCKER | Posted 07.09.2011 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Vancouver Canucks have had plenty of practice this postseason when given the chance to eliminate an opponent. They finall...