Is There Life On Mars? Maybe Not, But THERE'S OXYGEN IN SPACE! Whaaaaaaat?
The European Space Agency's Herschel space observatory has found molecules of oxygen in a nearby star-forming cloud. This is the first undisputed detection of oxygen molecules in space. It concludes a long search but also leaves questions unanswered. Keep Reading Here
World's First Dog With Four Prosthetic Legs
The first dog to be fitted with four prosthetic paws is thriving with his newfound mobility. Designed and fitted by Martin Kaufmann of Orthopets, the prosthetics have allowed Naki’o, who lost his own paws at just five weeks old, to transition from crawling around on his belly to moving freely, running, jumping and even playing with other dogs.
Speed Dating Girl: Fast Dates Are Better Than Bad Dates.
"It all started when I went on my first speed date while taking a writing course. The dinner date I got out of it was pretty lame, but the essay I wrote (repurposed as my first blog post) got a lot of laughs from classmates, friends and family. So for the entertainment value (oh yeah, and the vague hope that I might meet someone cool), I’ve kept at it." - Speed Dating Girl
It's Ok, It's Just PLAGUE?!?!?!?!
EUGENE, Ore. (KMTR) – The bubonic plague is an illness dating back to the middle ages, the Oregon Trail included, but really has yet to surface in modern day. That is, until now. The fourth report since January 2010 was confirmed Tuesday in a cat in Prineville. The 5-year old cat, Meow, was taken to the vet after his owners noticed a large absess in his lymph nodes and a high fever. The vet sent test results to Oregon State University, and received notice that he tested positive for the disease.