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Melissa Gilbert posing on a red carpet

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Star Melissa Gilbert Hospitalized Due to Bug Bite

Clare Fitzgerald

Former Little House on the Prairie (1974-83) child star Melissa Gilbert was hospitalized after suffering a bug bite to her arm. She shared the news…

Little spotted kiwi walking in the dark

American Zoo Offends All of New Zealand Over Handling of Kiwi

Clare Fitzgerald

Zoo Miami, in Florida, has come under fire after video surfaced online, showing visitors handling the facility’s kiwi, named Paōra, in a brightly-lit room. The…

Woman hiking along Bright Angel Trail

Indiana Woman Found Without Pulse During Day Hike At Grand Canyon

The National Park Service (NPS) has announced the death of an Indiana woman along the Grand Canyon’s Bright Angel Trail. The incident highlights the dangers…

Tenzing Norgay at the summit of Mount Everest + Mountaineers descending the Hillary Step

Celebrating 70 Years Since the First Climbers Reached the Peak of Mount Everest

Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world, rising nearly 9,000 meters above sea level. It towers over the Himalayas, not only making for…

Ctenophore moving through the water

Researchers Have Identified the World’s Oldest Animal – And It’s Not What We Expected

Clare Fitzgerald

For decades, there’s been a debate over which animal first roamed the Earth and led to the evolution of every living species around today. While…

Bison calf standing near a river

Yellowstone Forced to Euthanize Bison Calf After Visitor Touches Animal

Clare Fitzgerald

Park Rangers stationed in Yellowstone National Park are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who came in direct content with a baby…

Iguana standing on pavement

Florida Man Startled After Coming Across Angry Iguana In Toilet

Clare Fitzgerald

While many might assume iguanas are native to Florida, they’re actually an invasive species that have, quite literally, taken over the state. If you don’t…

Tractor driving through a dry field in Mediana de Aragon

Spain Dealing With ‘Totally Unprecedented’ 30-Month Drought

Clare Fitzgerald

It’s not uncommon for Spain to experience extended periods of drought, but 30 months is a particularly long stint, even by the country’s standards. The…

Two people sitting along the shore on Moraine Lake

10 Unexpected Locations That Have Become Overrun With Tourists

Clare Fitzgerald

Overtourism is defined by Solimar International as “the increase in tourist numbers at such high volumes that it negatively impacts local residents, visitors, and the…

Close-up of the surface of Mars

China’s Mars Rover Discovers Evidence of Recent Water In Planet’s Sand Dunes

Clare Fitzgerald

For centuries, astronomers have tried to determine if water exists on Mars. While it was later determined the compound had once covered the planet, many…