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WildCare Rescues Squirrel Trapped in Birdfeeder

Alison Hermance | Posted 12.29.2016 | Green
Alison Hermance

WildCare's Wildlife Hospital treats nearly 4,000 ill, injured and orphaned wild animal patients from over 200 species every year. This is one patient'...

Female Squirrels May Do More With Less Time Than Their Male Counterparts

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.05.2016 | Science

A new study comparing the activity levels of male and female arctic ground squirrels makes it hard to resist drawing comparisons with the often uneven...

Thirteen Things You Never Knew About Pine Cones...

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.29.2016 | Weird News
Xaque Gruber

On a recent trip to San Diego, I met two Americans (in their 20s or 30s) who had never heard of Maine, the state where I am living. I tried to explain...

WATCH: Tech-Savvy Squirrel Steals GoPro, Makes His Own Nutty Nature Film

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.09.2016 | Weird News

It’s as if the squirrel knew exactly what he was doing. A new viral video out of Montreal shows a squirrel pick up a GoPro camera and climb a tree....

Watch This Dad Use A Live Squirrel To Pull His Daughter's Tooth

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 06.24.2016 | Weird News

Something's squirrelly over here. When his daughter had a loose tooth, Montreal dad David Freiheit had an idea: Get a live squirrel to pull the thing ...

The Squirrel Syndrome

Rob Jolles | Posted 04.15.2016 | Business
Rob Jolles

There are lessons all around us, and it turns out one such lesson can come from a squirrel. That's right - a squirrel!

Dog, Cat And Squirrel Drama Escalates In A Hurry

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.03.2016 | Comedy

A squirrel perches on the head of a dog. A curious cat watches. Something has to give. In a GIF reposted Thursday on Imgur, this drama never gets old....

Couple Rescues A Squirrel And He Makes Himself At Home In Their Christmas Tree

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.29.2015 | Good News

View post on imgur.com It’s easy to give someone the side-eye when they keep their Christmas tree up well into January. But one family has a g...

Mystery and the Psyche

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 11.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jane Simon, M.D.

"It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage & beautiful country lies in between." This beautiful quote by poet Diane Ackerman...

Super Squirrel Leaps From 21st Floor Like It's Nothing... And Lives!

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.04.2015 | Weird News

Rocket J. Squirrel has some serious competition. This rather shaky footage from Canada posted on LiveLeak shows a squirrel messing around near the to...

You Never Step Onto the Same Path Twice...

Leslie Gernon | Posted 10.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Leslie Gernon

No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the same man -- Heraclitus ... for the path is never the same, an...

Squirrel Has Too Much To Drink, Gets Thrown Out Of Bar

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 01.03.2017 | Weird News

We've all gone a little nuts at a bar. An English squirrel broke into a Worcestershire pub, causing more than $400 in damages after going on a drunken...

Squirrel Uses A Fork Just Like Any Other Polite Squirrel Would

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.13.2015 | Weird News

Is there some crazy finishing school for squirrels that we don't know about? Because Wally the squirrel seems awfully polite for a critter. Just wa...

Sneaky Squirrel Thief Is A Little Too Slick For His Own Good

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 08.19.2014 | Comedy

One sneaky squirrel discovered that petty theft is a slippery slope. After having a rock squirrel steal pounds of seed from their bird feeder, Rob...

'Tippy The Fainting Squirrel' Has Internet Dying To Find Diagnosis

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News

This candid video above, titled "Tippy the Fainting Squirrel," has slowly become the talk of the Internet this week. The short clip with no informa...

WATCH: Lindsey Vonn, Squirrel Prank Tiger

Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports

Isn't this just adorable? Lindsey Vonn surprised her boyfriend, Tiger Woods, by dropping a furry friend on his shoulder during the Presidents Cup o...

WATCH: Squirrel Interrupts U.S. Open Match

Posted 08.29.2013 | Sports

Squirrels have interrupted multiple sporting events in the past. It happened again on Monday at the U.S. Open....

Why Is This Squirrel From The 1940s Wearing Clothes?

Posted 07.29.2013 | Green

Many of us probably don't remember Tommy Tucker, a famed D.C.-area squirrel who used to go to the grocery store in a tailor-made coat and hat. But luc...

These Pets May One Day Run The World

Posted 07.23.2013 | Comedy

Animals have the power to make the internet go round. After seeing the above compilation, highlighting some of the most astonishing animal acts that h...

Baby Squirrel Gets A Lesson In Jumping

Posted 06.24.2013 | Comedy

We think you'll agree that Harley, the baby squirrel, is both adorable and fearless. Check out the video above to see her bravely take a leap of faith...

Meet Sneezy, The Penn State Squirrel Of Many Hats

Posted 01.10.2013 | College

Allow us to introduce you to Sneezy: She's a friendly squirrel who lives in an elm tree near the Old Main building on the Penn State University campus...

WATCH: The First-Ever World Champion Squirrel Cook Off

Posted 10.09.2012 | Home

It makes sense to eat squirrel -- they are everywhere! However, despite the fact that you often see them scampering in your backyard, you probably don...

WATCH: The Best Food Job Ever?

Daniel Klein | Posted 10.14.2012 | Home
Daniel Klein

After much deliberation, we are pleased to announce that the Perennial Plate has a new gig...the world!

Arsonist Squirrels Light Pastor's House On Fire

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.20.2012 | Weird News

They've gone completely nuts! Squirrels in southwestern Florida are causing sparks to fly on electrical lines that ignite easily in the area's dry ...

WATCH: 'RoboSquirrel, Rattlesnake Battle It Out For Biologists

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 03.16.2012 | Science

Robots do just about everything these days, from building cars or vacuuming the floor. Now they’re heading out into the field, helping biologists un...