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These gallant rodents are depicting “the worlds” why we need to rethink how we feel about rats.

Published in Odd and Fun on 21st September 2017

Everything you think you know about rats is wrong. Think they’re soiled? Wrong. They spend hours scavenging themselves every day. Think they were responsible for the bubonic haras? Wrong again. It was fleas, who were just as likely to be found on felines, pups, and even gerbils! Think they’re ugly? Wrong, incorrect, incorrect. Rats are […]

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Contribute and arsenic in grime violences Indiana project occupants to vacate dwellings

Published in Odd and Fun on 11th September 2017

Over 1,000 parties in West Calumet confronted with displacement after agents move to demolish complex where EPA demonstrated high pas degrees decades ago Three boys chase each other and a small dog around a tree at the West Calumet public housing project in East Chicago, Indiana, for the purposes of the watchful eyes of 80-year-old […]

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Obama administration warns of’ climate refugees’ due to rapids Arctic warming

Published in Odd and Fun on 7th August 2017

US Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has covered a stark picture of communities displaced by rising Arctic temperatures that are washing away towns The Obama organisation has cautioned the US will need to deal with a brandish of climate refugees as the Arctic continues to warm, joining with the Canadian government to express alarm over how […]

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Judge rebuffs rampage indictments for journalist Amy Goodman after oil pipe declaration

Published in Odd and Fun on 7th August 2017

Authorities had problem a authorize for her seize after Republic Now! legion filmed sentries for the Dakota access pipeline exploiting dogs and pepper spraying on protesters A North Dakota evaluate accepted attorneys riot charges against Democracy Now! multitude Amy Goodman for her reporting on the petroleum pipeline dissents, a decision that advocates applauded as a […]

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A vegetarian’s ode to the hot dog: I miss you little meat tubes so much it hurts

Published in Odd and Fun on 29th July 2017

Madeleine Somerville loathes consume and gave up flesh 15 years ago, but each summer shes reminded of one thing: no one is too good for hot dogs. Envision thats a negation? Shes got three terms for you: edible butchery by-products Ive been a vegetarian for nearly 15 years, but I still dream about meat sometimes. […]

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Besieged Russian scientists drive away polar digests

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th July 2017

Ship delivered bird-dogs and flares to staff at Arctic weather station after they were encircled by 10 adult makes for two weeks Russian scientists have driven away polar abides that besieged their weather station on an island in the Arctic Ocean for two weeks. A nearby ship was able to reach the island and quantity […]

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‘Sightings’ of extinct Tasmanian beast prompt research in Queensland

Published in Odd and Fun on 14th July 2017

Eyewitness accounts of large, dog-like swine in districts far north spur technical hunt for thylacines, thought to have died out in 1936 Plausible possible sightings of a Tasmanian tiger in north Queensland have motivated scientists to undertake a search for the species thought to have died out more than 80 years ago. The last thylacine […]

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Man v rat: could the long conflict soon be over? | Jordan Kisner

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th July 2017

The Long Read: Rat spread infection, ravage crops and very sometimes eat beings alive. For centuries, we have struggled to find an efficient way of controlling their numbers. Until now First, the stories. “There wasnt” super rats. Apart from a specific subtropical make, they do not get very big than 20 inches long, includes the […]

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Desperately required: python hunters to undertake Florida’s unwelcome intruder

Published in Odd and Fun on 2nd July 2017

Since Burmese pythons encountered their route into the wild in the 80 s they have devastated native wildlife. Now 150,000 “couldve been” lurking in the states waterways Bill Booth struggles to recall the last experience “hes seen” a raccoon, a fox or a rabbit on one of his frequent hunting jaunts deep into the drenches […]

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Standing Rock activists stay in place, panicking pipe succes was a ‘trick’

Published in Odd and Fun on 1st July 2017

Though the US disclaimed a permit for the Dakota Access pipeline, numerous was concern that the Trump administration and the pipeline busines could overrule the decision Native American activists at the Standing Rock water protector camps vowed to remain in place the morning after the US Army Corps of Engineers denied a key permit for […]

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