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September 15, 2016 - Issue 1373


The 5 Most Dramatic Dog Breeds, Hand-Picked by Veterinarians

The 5 Most Dramatic Dog Breeds, Hand-Picked by Veterinarians

September 15, 2016

Some of the most lovable dogs are ones that have a bit of dramatic flair in their personality. If you own one of these breeds, you might refer to her as your 'drama queen' or as a 'comical attention hog.' Your list might be different, but these are the winners as seen by veterinarians.

The Butterfly With Spectacular Color Vision

butterfly color vision

September 15, 2016

The golden birdwing butterfly has long held the record for having the most variety of light-detecting cells, called photoreceptors, in their eyes. However, new research found one species has nearly double the amount, allowing for sophisticated color vision.

Opossum Babies Eating Watermelon

Opossum Babies Eating Watermelon

September 15, 2016

Opossum babies grasp the rim of a bowl of watermelon for easier munching.