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'We All Live in Fear': How Climate Change Is Devastating to Refugees

In Somaliland, a crippling drought has driven many women and children from their rural villages and into dangerous and overcrowded refugee camps.
Alice Rowsome
4.8.17
Art

Black-and-White Studio Portraits of Goats Cast the Creature as Noble

Perhaps cuter than a baby goat...
Emerson Rosenthal
11.24.16
Food

Congress May Finally Make It a Crime to Sell Horses for Their Meat

There are no longer any horse slaughterhouses in the United States, but it's still legal for Americans to buy horses and ship them to other countries to be processed as meat.
Luke Winkie
5.26.16
Stuff

Kangaroo Farts Are Unlocking Ways to Tackle Climate Change

Skippy may be the solution to Australia's reliance on gassy, environmentally destructive livestock.
Wendy Syfret
11.6.15
Stuff

What Happens to You if You Give Yourself a Tapeworm to Lose Weight?

Khloe Kardashian said on television that she was thinking about using a parasite to lose weight, but like a lot of things that get said on reality TV, that's a terrible idea.
Mike Pearl
4.1.15
Stuff

A Literal Cock And Bull Story

"Yamba, a handsome Angus bull, had broken his penis. Or at least, that's what it looked like."
Girard Dorney
1.31.15
Stuff

Some Murderous 'Nazi Cows' Have Been Murdered in the UK

Farmer Derek Gow has had to mostly destroy a herd of cows that—sort of, kind of—were bred by Nazis. You're thinking about cows with very specific patches of black on their white, white hides, aren't you?
Joel Golby
1.6.15
News

News of Zealand: Dead Sheep, Fire Alarms, and Seabird of the Year

In another big week of New Zealand news the country proved it had the politest men, cutest bird, and dumbest hedgehogs.
Carolyn Wadey-Barron
12.1.14
News

Darfur’s Tribes are Killing One Another over Gold and Water

For the past seven months, warring tribes and armed factions have been waging an intense conflict in North Darfur over the region’s abundant gold mines and other natural resources.
Ronan O'Kelly
4.5.13