Names for 101 beetles plucked from the phonebook
March 27, 2013, 10:46 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Naming species after people is not new, with several insects and other organisms being donned with celebrity names.
Punxsutawney Phil indicted for misleading the public
March 22, 2013, 10:36 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
The hoodwinking woodchuck (just another name for a groundhog) is charged with misrepresentation of early spring, a felony against the peace and dignity of the state of Ohio.
Don't miss the smoke with pope alarm
March 13, 2013, 12:10 p.m. by Molly Klinefelter, LAPTOP
Those who sign up can receive a notification by email or text, or both, when the smoke turns white.
Chill canine takes scooter for a joy ride [Photos]
March 8, 2013, 11:33 a.m. by Catie Leary
Dog lover Handoko Njotokusumo, 57, and his golden retriever Ace take regular weekend rides around their city.
Dog strolls through supermarket on two legs
March 5, 2013, 2:04 p.m.
Video: There have been several videos of dogs who can manage a few steps on their hind legs, but this pup went to the supermarket and strolled the aisles while staying upright the entire time.
Man orders $47.30 Starbucks drink
February 21, 2013, 10:12 a.m.
Video: Beau Chevassus attempts to order the most expensive drink at Starbucks.
Bad (dog) hair day at Westminster
February 12, 2013, 9:48 a.m.
Video: How do you win Best in Show when you're having a bad dog hair day?
The craziest excuses for being late to work
February 8, 2013, 2:47 p.m. by Chad Brooks, BusinessNewsDaily
Some employees will say anything to justify their tardiness.
Pony sweaters: All the rage in the Shetland Islands [Photo]
January 25, 2013, 2:50 p.m. by Catie Leary
Shetland pony ambassadors sport handmade wool sweaters to promote tourism in Scotland.
Researchers develop a new way to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere
Putting on a 'game face' may actually boost your performance
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
Why avocados are good for you
How to make oat milk
Scientists accidentally discover new type of immune cell that kills most cancers