On Snakes: The Burmese Python

By | August 30th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Featured Author, Nature, Popular, Science, Science & Technology, Top Stories|Tags: , , , , , , |

Snakes are a fact of life in Myanmar (Burma). There are more than 150 species of snakes in the country, and 40 of those are venomous. While King Cobras and Vipers are common, the most well-known snake of Myanmar is the Burmese python.

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Solitude And Slavery: Why Circus Elephant Abuse Must Stop

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Featured Author, Nature, Popular, Science, Science & Technology, Top Stories Headline|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Performing circus elephants have gone through years of abuse, punishment, solitary confinement, loneliness and fear. But at what cost? The "tricks" these magnificent beasts perform are a result of the cruel, inhumane treatment they've received since the time of their abduction in the wild throughout their horrific journey as part of the circus trade.

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Pet Therapy, A Healthy Dose of Furry  Love

By | September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Health & Wellness, Nature, Pets, Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Anyone who has ever pet-parented an animal has probably already experienced the heartwarming effects these furry creatures bring to our lives. The good news is the medical field is also discovering just how healthy a pet therapy session can be for physically or mentally challenged individuals. There are two different kinds of pet therapy: [...]

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