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This Hauntingly Beautiful 'Dragon-Skin' Ice in the Antarctic Looks Like It Came From 'Game of Thrones'
The team saw the dragon-skin ice as their vessel approached "ground zero" of a hurricane-strength katabatic wind event in Terra Nova Bay.
RIP Jasper: Mother Bear Near Lake Tahoe Accidentally Shot Dead by Washoe County Deputy
The deputy was trying to drive the bear and his three cubs away from the homes in Inclined Village. However, he accidentally fired a live round instead of a rubber bullet.
Disgustingly Healthy: Study Concludes Eating Booger May Improve Oral Health and Even Prevent HIV
According to the researchers, the mucus is composed mucins that protects your teeth from the most common oral diseases. The mucins protect the surfaces of your teeth and prevent the formation of cavities.
France Finally Joins Ban on Breeding Captive Killer Whales, Dolphins
As cited by IFL Science, France currently has four dolphinariums. Marineland, in Antibes, has four orcas that are used for displays, and 13 bottlenose dolphins, which customers can "meet," for €70 per person and €5 for any accompanying person. The park also holds sharks and sea lions in captivity.
Wild Wolf Pack Roams Freely in Denmark for the First Time After 200 Years
There had been no verified wild wolf sighting in Denmark since 1812, until a male wolf (grey wolf) was spotted in the Jutland peninsula north of Germany in 2012.
Rage Ensues as Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Colorado Kills All of Its 11 Exotic Animals -- Why Did They Do it?
Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Colorado is in hot water after euthanizing all of its exotic animals --- three tigers, three lions and five bears.
Parasitic Twin: Indian Baby Born With Another Head on Its Stomach Undergoes Complex Surgery [Warning, Graphic Content]
The extra head was complete with eyes, ears, nose and lips and a malformed left hand hanging down her chest.
Sprouting Butterbean Seed Removed Inside Boy's Ear
Video taken at the hospital at Nanchuan Hongren Hospital in Chongqing City in on April 22 shows doctors examining the ear of the 6-year-old boy.
Wildlife Trafficking: Man Arrested After Smuggling 93 Exotic Birds in His Luggage, Only 8 Birds Survived
Wildlife trafficking, worth an estimated $10 billion a year, is thought to be the third most valuable unlawful business in the world.
VIDEO: Pregnant Great White Shark Feasts on 55-Foot Long Whale Carcass for 18 Hours Straight
Few hours after observing its behavior, they noticed the shark started to act as if it was "intoxicated."
At 146, World's Oldest Man 'Mbah Ghoto' Dies in Indonesia -- What's His Secret to Long Life?
Sodimejo had been preparing for his death since he was 122 and a gravestone was made for him in 1992.
Report: 1 Out of 4 Americans Drinks Unsafe Water
Nationwide, 77 million people were found to be exposed to unsafe water.
Lulu, the World's Most Contaminated Animal: Post-Mortem Reveals High Concentration of Toxic PCB in Famed Orca
PCB concentration of 9mg/kg is already considered damaging to marine mammals, meaning the PCBs found in Lulu's blubber extremely goes beyond the limit.
5 Years Away: Ethical Debate Heats Up as Scientists Work on Creating Synthetic Human DNA
In another step to make the project more open to public, Boeke shared an open discussion will be held this coming May 9-10 in New York. The agenda will include discussing the roadmap of the project including ethical, social and legal engagement.