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Pet kangaroo on the loose in Indiana county

Police in Indiana confirmed a kangaroo is on the loose in Carroll County after escaping from its owner’s property. The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the kangaroo escaped Sunday afternoon from its owner’s property, near the towns of Patton and Yeoman. The sheriff’s office said the kangaroo is one of two owned by the Carroll […]

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2,000-Year-Old Roman Road Uncovered in British Field is Like No Other–And of ‘Global Importance’

Workmen have uncovered a suspected Roman road in a field dating back 2,000 years that could be the only one of its kind in Britain and of ‘world importance.’ Archeologists say the cobbled ford uncovered in Worcestershire could be the finest Roman example of its type in the UK. In fact, the only existing roads […]

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New Rooftop CO2 Ventilators Funnel Fumes into Fertilizer that Makes Spinach Grow 4x Bigger in Roof Gardens

New carbon dioxide ventilators could turn fumes into fertilizer to bring vegetable patches to high rise rooftops, suggests a new study. It wasn’t just suggested, the study included an experiment that found spinach by the new air vents grew four-times larger than the other plants. The breakthrough is a promising development for healthier city life, […]

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Study Finds that Eating Dinner as a Family Makes 91% of Families Less Stressed

Everyone knows your family can be a pain in the neck sometimes, but regular family dinners can be the key to reduced stress levels in the household. This was found in a survey by the American Heart Association (AHA), who research chronic stress which can increase rates for all manner of non-communicable heart diseases. Of […]

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First French Memorial for ‘Hero Dogs’ Honoring Their Military Service With New Monument

Many countries have monuments to their fallen soldiers, but the French have recently inaugurated a sort of “Tomb of the Unknown Canine,” to honor the contributions of dogs to the civil, police, and military service of the nation. From lending their noses to counter-banditry operations across the Sahel, to tracking down the perpetrators of the […]

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A City in China is Planning an Offshore Wind Farm So Big It Could Power All of Norway

The “Classic Tourist City” of Chaozhou is going to build an offshore wind farm so large that it could power all of Norway. Detailed in the city’s recent 5-year plan, the 43.3-gigawatt windfarm will grant significant amounts of green energy to the two-and-a-half million inhabitants. Located in Guangdong Province, and neighbor to the largest inhabited […]

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Tiny Home Village for Salt Lake City‘s Homeless Gets Green Light for 430 Units

Taking the lead to fight the homelessness epidemic in America, the Salt Lake City council has moved forward with a plan to lease 8 acres of city land to build a village of tiny homes. Described as “recovery housing,” the 430 units would provide an additional transition between total homelessness and total stability. The plan […]