Clumsy Kakapo: The flightless parrot – Natural World: Nature’s Misfits

It has finely blotched yellow-green plumage, a distinct facial disc of sensory, vibrissa-like feathers, a large grey beak, short legs, large feet, and wings and a tail of relatively short length. A combination of...

Le Roy and Rosie struggled to understand his symptoms they also made a startling...

An unsuspecting eye, the Torres family home is indistinguishable from the other bungalows that line a flat, treeless stretch of road somewhere off US Route 77. Under an unforgiving Texas sun, the family’s golden...

1948 Olympics – St. Moritz, Switzlerand

The Fifth Olympic Winter Games were a long time coming. World War II cancelled the Games in 1940 (originally to be held in Sapporo, Japan then St. Moritz, Switzerland) and 1944 (originally to be held...

The Actual Voices Of Black Slaves Recorded Now Revealed

Slavery has existed for all of human history. It's only been in the last 150 years page scores of humans have realized that it's wrong. There are still plenty of countries and societies where...

Quentin Tarantino Says He Will Retire After His Tenth Film; Talks HATEFUL EIGHT Influences...

Quentin Tarantino is retiring. Some version of this phrase has been reported for the past few years as one of our great filmmakers began touting his plans to stop making movies before he started...

Terry Fox ESPN

Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD (July 28, 1958 – June 28, 1981) was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist. In 1980, with one leg having been amputated, he embarked on an...

Legalizing pot for SC medical use could bring ‘unintended consequences

A state Senate panel spent much of Wednesday listening to the testimony of medical experts, who expressed support and concerns for a proposal to legalize medical marijuana in South Carolina. It was the second of...

Mother Teresa: Anything but a saint…

The myth of altruism and generosity surrounding Mother Teresa is dispelled in a paper by Serge Larivée and Genevieve Chenard of University of Montreal’s Department of Psychoeducation and Carole Sénéchal of the University of...

An 11-year-old boy at Bedford Middle School was suspended for 364 days after being...

At first blush it sounds like an open-and-shut school disciplinary matter in a zero-tolerance age: Some schoolchildren claim another student bragged about having marijuana. They inform school administrators. An assistant principal finds a leaf and...

Legalizing Marijuana Would Hurt Mexican Drug Cartels More Than Trump’s Border Wall

A crucial part of President Donald Trump's rationale for building a wall along the United State's border with Mexico is that it would help to stop the trade of illegal drugs, including marijuana. "I want...