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Why do bugs die on their backs?
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the bug usually falls over onto its back. Of course, a stiff breeze or a cu...
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the bug usually falls over onto its back. Of course, a stiff breeze or a cu...
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the...
- Posted on September 18, 2014
How do you fix a panda’s tooth? Very carefully
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be fixed. The 23-year-old animal went to the dentist Wednesday. She receive...
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be fixed. The 23-year-old animal went to the dentist Wednesday. She receive...
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be...
- Posted on September 15, 2014
Do you know the “Star-Spangled Banner?”
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's national anthem and its birthplace: WHAT DOES IT HAVE TO DO WITH BALTIMORE...
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's national anthem and its birthplace: WHAT DOES IT HAVE TO DO WITH BALTIMORE...
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's n...
- Posted on September 14, 2014
Could you eat a 100-foot-long bratwurst?
About 50 people volunteered to carefully grill a 100-foot bratwurst. But they had to be careful. They couldn't burn it or break it. A practice run was held to prepare for the city's 200th ann...
About 50 people volunteered to carefully grill a 100-foot bratwurst. But they had to be careful. They couldn't burn it or break it. A practice run was held to prepare for the city's 200th ann...
About 50 people volunteered to carefully grill a 100-foot bratwurst. But they had to be careful. They couldn't burn i...
- Posted on September 12, 2014
Everybody used to wear jeans. But not anymore.
Sales of jeans are going down. People more often are wearing yoga pants and leggings. Jeans long have been popular and they still are. Just not quite as much. But sales of the denim ...
Sales of jeans are going down. People more often are wearing yoga pants and leggings. Jeans long have been popular and they still are. Just not quite as much. But sales of the denim ...
Sales of jeans are going down. People more often are wearing yoga pants and leggings. Jeans long have been pop...
- Posted on September 11, 2014
Two new, bigger iPhones – plus a watch!
Apple showed off some new devices Tuesday. They included a smartwatch. There also will be two new, larger iPhones, with bigger screens. The iPhone 6 will have a screen measuring 4.7 inches. ...
Apple showed off some new devices Tuesday. They included a smartwatch. There also will be two new, larger iPhones, with bigger screens. The iPhone 6 will have a screen measuring 4.7 inches. ...
Apple showed off some new devices Tuesday. They included a smartwatch. There also will be two new, larger iPho...
- Posted on September 10, 2014
You can buy a lighthouse. What would you do with it?
Lighthouses for sale! Some are even free. The U.S. government has gotten rid of more than 100 lighthouses over the last 14 years. And it intends to keep selling and giving them away. ...
Lighthouses for sale! Some are even free. The U.S. government has gotten rid of more than 100 lighthouses over the last 14 years. And it intends to keep selling and giving them away. ...
Lighthouses for sale! Some are even free. The U.S. government has gotten rid of more than 100 lighthouses over...
- Posted on September 9, 2014
Dog’s tummy was chock full of socks!
A 3-year-old Great Dane was sick and miserable. His owners took him to an animal hospital. Nearly two hours of surgery later, Dr. Ashley Magee had the answer. The dog had eaten 43 1/2 socks....
A 3-year-old Great Dane was sick and miserable. His owners took him to an animal hospital. Nearly two hours of surgery later, Dr. Ashley Magee had the answer. The dog had eaten 43 1/2 socks....
A 3-year-old Great Dane was sick and miserable. His owners took him to an animal hospital. Nearly two hours of...
- Posted on September 7, 2014
“Dreadnoughtus” dwarfs 7 elephants
Researchers have been studying the remains of a dinosaur. It was bigger than seven bull elephants. The scientists call it Dreadnoughtus, or "fearing nothing." They hope its bones will help r...
Researchers have been studying the remains of a dinosaur. It was bigger than seven bull elephants. The scientists call it Dreadnoughtus, or "fearing nothing." They hope its bones will help r...
Researchers have been studying the remains of a dinosaur. It was bigger than seven bull elephants. The scientists cal...
- Posted on September 7, 2014
Little Leaguers meet Big Leaguers in Phila.
It was a big day for Mo'ne Davis and her Taney Dragons teammates. The team that thrilled Philadelphians — and many others — at the Little League World Series got to meet their favorite major le...
It was a big day for Mo'ne Davis and her Taney Dragons teammates. The team that thrilled Philadelphians — and many others — at the Little League World Series got to meet their favorite major le...
It was a big day for Mo'ne Davis and her Taney Dragons teammates. The team that thrilled Philadelphians — and many ...
- Posted on September 1, 2014
What turned a lobster blue?
A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a very rare blue lobster. WCSH-TV reports Jay LaPlante of the Miss Meghan Lobster Catch company caught the creature in Scarboro...
A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a very rare blue lobster. WCSH-TV reports Jay LaPlante of the Miss Meghan Lobster Catch company caught the creature in Scarboro...
A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a very rare blue lobster. WCSH-TV reports Jay L...
- Posted on September 1, 2014
This dog’s got the moves!
Jiff already was cute, lovable and talented. Now he's proven he's speedy, too. The 4-year-old, 5-pound Pomeranian blazed into the 60th edition of the Guinness World Records book. It comes ou...
Jiff already was cute, lovable and talented. Now he's proven he's speedy, too. The 4-year-old, 5-pound Pomeranian blazed into the 60th edition of the Guinness World Records book. It comes ou...
Jiff already was cute, lovable and talented. Now he's proven he's speedy, too. The 4-year-old, 5-pound Pomeran...
- Posted on August 29, 2014
Would you pay $3,200,000 for a comic book?
A copy of the first edition of a Superman comic book has sold for a huge price, $3.2 million. New York comics dealers Stephen Fishler and Vincent Zurzolo said they submitted Sunday's record-...
A copy of the first edition of a Superman comic book has sold for a huge price, $3.2 million. New York comics dealers Stephen Fishler and Vincent Zurzolo said they submitted Sunday's record-...
A copy of the first edition of a Superman comic book has sold for a huge price, $3.2 million. New York comics ...
- Posted on August 28, 2014
School’s favorite cookie banned from cafeteria
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system. That's because of new nutritional guidelines. The government wants schools to pr...
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system. That's because of new nutritional guidelines. The government wants schools to pr...
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system. That's ...
- Posted on August 26, 2014