Yesterday in Coleoptera Couture…

Because sometimes there are days you know you'll only truly feel like yourself if you're wearing a 19th century tiara, necklace, and earrings adorned with iridescent green beetle bodies. This dazzling set of Victorian adornments is Lady Granville's beetle parure, an Egyptian-style set of jewelry made in London by the Phillips Brothers in 1884-1885. The tiara, …

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A Tale of Chilean Wildfires and Three Very Good Doggos

Because sometimes what you need most is to learn about a trio of goodest girls using their canine smarts and boundless energy to help replant burned forestland in Chile. Meet 6-year-old Das and her two daughters, Olivia and Summer, three beautiful Border Collies working to help re-seed lands in the Maule Region of central Chile …

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Today in Chainmail Cephalopod Couture….

Because sometimes what you need most is an aluminum chainmail octopus to wear upon your head, their shiny metal tentacles draped around your body in a manner that's at once elegant, mysterious, protective, and singularly serene. Stop passersby in their tracks with your tentacular couture and possibly summon a Great Old One simply by walking …

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Impossible Cuteness vs. Monday Blues: Fox Kit and Badger Cub Edition

A new week has begun and, whether you're excited about it, utterly indifferent, or up to your eyebrows in dread, this trio of interspecies orphan friends is here to transport you to an uplifting realm of cuteness, even if only for a few moments. So let's try to forget our worries and focus on Phoebe …

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The Sounds of Goldblum

Hello Jeff Goldblum, my old friend I've come to listen to you again Because your utterances softly creeping Left their seeds while I was sleeping And the noises that were planted in my brain Still remain Within the sounds of Goldblum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEJKQI_ht1I That is, unless what you really need most a 4-minute video montage of …

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They’re a dance, dance, dance, dance, dancin’ machine…

Watch them get down, watch them get down As they do, do, do their thing, right on the scene Because sometimes what you need most is to watch a robot doggo dancing to U2's "With or Without You" performed on cellos by Massimiliano Martinelli and Fulvia Mancini. Actually, this nimble robot isn't specifically canine. This autonomous …

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