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The snake whose bite can send you back through puberty
In a study published in The Lancet, about twenty-nine percent of patients who recovered from Russell's Viper venom had signs of hypopituitarism or Sheehan's Syndrome. Both conditions have unremarkable symptoms, like a constant feeling of cold and an unusual amount of fatigue. What distinguishes them is a sort of reverse-puberty in adults. They lose their sex drive. They lose fertility. They lose their body hair, especially pubic hair. Men lose facial hair and muscles. Women lose curves as the condition causes them to lose weight. Some doctors even report loss of mental faculties as the condition progresses.
snakes  medicine  science  venom  animals 
june 2013 by deusx
Nothing To Do With Arbroath: Fluffed-up ferrets on steroids sold as toy poodles
The unnamed pensioner from Catamarca discovered he had been duped when he took the two animals to his local veterinarian to be vaccinated. The ferrets had been given steroids to increase their size and had been groomed to make their coats resemble those of pedigree poodles.
to:fb  poodles  ferrets  pets  animals 
april 2013 by deusx
Kitty Cams Reveal Shocking Truth | Mother Jones
What, seriously? How about DON'T LET YOUR PET CATS OUTSIDE. That, or ACCEPT THAT YOUR OUTDOOR CAT FRIENDS ARE PREDATORS. "To stop Ursa's onslaught on animal-kind, Loewen took the advice of the UGA researchers and outfitted her naughty kitty with a cat bib and bell attachment (pictured below), effectively disabling any of Ursa's predatory prowess."
to:fb  cats  animals 
august 2012 by deusx
Coon-Suit Riot | VICE
Getting surrounded by friendly raccoons who want to eat baguettes that you’ve duct-taped to your legs is almost like being the princess of your very own Disney movie. Almost.
raccoons  wtf  art  photography  animals 
february 2012 by deusx
The 'mysterious' whale graveyard discovered in a desert - The Week
Scientists play detective after 20 "perfectly intact skeletons" of ancient sea mammals are found thousands of feet away from the Pacific Ocean
whales  ocean  animals  life 
november 2011 by deusx
PETA decides Super Mario 3D Land promotes animal cruelty – Video Games Reviews, Cheats | Geek.com
To help get the point across, PETA has drawn Mario in his Tanooki suit holding a racoon’s head with blood dripping all over the floor. You can also play Super Tanooki Skin 2D the game, which puts you in the role of a skinned raccoon performing jumps as you try to catch a flying Mario who is wearing your blood-drenched skin.
gaming  peta  animals  tanooki  mario  nintendo 
november 2011 by deusx
Birth of Bronx Zoo’s M’bura Overcomes Okapi Odds - NYTimes.com
Not exactly. Okapis are the only known relative of the giraffe, but with the silhouette of an antelope. They are notoriously skittish, so adept at avoiding other animals in the wild — including other okapis — that Western researchers didn’t even document their existence until 1901.
animals  okapi 
november 2011 by deusx
Jub Jub, A St. Bernard That Balances Everything on His Nose
Watch as Jub Jub the St. Bernard dog balances everything from a laptop to a lacrosse stick to a handgun to a slice of pizza, and nearly everything in between, in the video, Jub Jub Nose How To Balance. Jub Jub’s human companion, Stew McFadden, has created a Facebook profile for this talented po...
ttrss  shared  dogs  pets  animals  cute 
november 2011 by deusx
Bunny rabbits compete in show jumping course: Dressage set to take world by storm | Mail Online
That rabbits like to hop is hardly a secret. But now European rabbit enthusiasts have harnessed their bunnies' natural talents to create a new spectator sport... rabbit showjumping.
bunnies  pets  sports  jumping  animals 
november 2011 by deusx
Finch Duets About More Than Getting the Girl | Wired Science | Wired.com
"Were the singers human, researchers might also explain the duets in terms of affection. Since they’re birds, the researchers describe the songs in terms of maintaining pair bonds, predator avoidance and conferred reproductive advantages. Vignal plans further studies of the duets, but thinks there’s more than reproductive imperatives in the tiny birds’ hearts and brains."
finches  birds  songs  animals  love  from delicious
august 2010 by deusx
Human cat perch. [VIDEO]
"Nobody believed me, so I had to record it."
funny  cats  animals  from delicious
november 2009 by deusx
Nothing To Do With Arbroath: Squirrel pops out of woman's shirt during police interrogation
"Police in Warren, Ohio, have released video of a woman who was interrogated by officers with a baby squirrel in her shirt."
squirrels  cleavage  police  animals 
july 2009 by deusx
Thelermont Hupton - Products - Lighting - Blown Ups
"Glass blown, floor standing lights combining the skills of the glassworker and the playfulness of clowns and children’s entertainers. If only glass were as pliable as balloons!"
lightbulbs  housewares  art  animals  awesome 
february 2009 by deusx
Chip pics
"Here was Chip as I found him: curled up, cold, appearing to be dead, in the middle of a trail in the Olympics."
chipmunks  cute  pictures  animals 
august 2008 by deusx
Nothing To Do With Arbroath: Please
"please don't feed fingers to the animals"
funny  animals  zoos  pictures 
april 2008 by deusx
BBC NEWS | Scotland | North East/N Isles | Kittens 'adopted' by pet rabbit
"Six abandoned kittens have found an unexpected new mother figure - a pet rabbit."
bunnies  kittens  pets  animals  aww 
january 2008 by deusx
BBC NEWS | UK | England | Dorset | Cat's daily routine baffles owner
"A cat is baffling his owner by wandering off at night before expecting to be collected by car every morning at exactly the same time and place."
cats  animals  odd 
november 2007 by deusx
YouTube - Otters holding hands
"Vancouver Aquarium: two sea otters float around, napping, holding hands. SO CUTE!"
video  otters  animals 
march 2007 by deusx
YouTube - Chicken Police?
"Fighting rabbits get what they deserve."
funny  rabbits  chickens  animals  video 
march 2007 by deusx
Lake Tahoe's unwelcome houseguest -- the bear
"Close the curtains so the bears can't see the refrigerator."
bears  tahoe  animals 
january 2007 by deusx
Tiny Animals On Fingers - a photoset on Flickr
This is a security exploit of the brain's cuteness center.
cute  animals  photos  tiny 
december 2006 by deusx
BobHarris.com - Pudu
"This site's mascot, the pudu (actual species name: pudu pudu) is the world's tiniest deer, a two-foot-tall little ungulate with big wide eyes and a body that resembles a Vienna sausage balanced on four wobbly toothpicks."
pudu  cute  animals 
november 2006 by deusx
Kittens
"I have no idea who originally took these, but hey, they're kittens."
kittens  animals  photos 
july 2006 by deusx
Bunny Yawns, rabbits yawning, rabbit yawn bunnies
Proof that you can find anything on the internets. "bunny yawn pictures are extremely rare"
yawning  bunnies  animals  pets  pictures  via:ignatz 
july 2006 by deusx
minihorse
Cute, tiny horses used as guides to the disabled.
horses  disability  blind  nifty  animals 
may 2006 by deusx
USATODAY.com - Shrimp spring into shattering action
"A few mantis shrimp though, over the years, have shattered the aquariums."
nifty  animals  marine  sea  shrimp  science  biology 
february 2006 by deusx
CBBC Newsround | Animals | Herman could be 'biggest bunny'
"The mighty bunny weighs a massive 7.7kg, and his ears are a lengthy 21cm - almost as long as most pet rabbits are tall. And he is almost 1m tall."
big  bunnies  rabbits  animals  nifty 
february 2006 by deusx
Warrenellis.com - Cow Kicks Shit Out Of Dogs, Becomes Warren's Sacred Animal
"This sequence of photos is quite astonishing. Particularly the heroic final shot."
cows  funny  photos  animals 
october 2005 by deusx
Dinosaurs may have been a fluffy lot - Sunday Times - Times Online
"THE popular image of Tyrannosaurus rex and other killer dinosaurs may have to be changed as a scientific consensus emerges that many were covered with feathers."
dinosaurs  animals 
september 2005 by deusx
Hey, You Got Something To Eat? | The Onion - America's Finest News Source
"Say, I'd like to eat a little something. You got something? What you got? Any kind of food is good. I just want something to eat."
goats  animals  funny  theonion 
august 2005 by deusx
Ananova - Door knocking bear
"Animal experts in Croatia say a bear has learned how to trick people to let him in by knocking at the door."
animals  weird 
august 2005 by deusx
Takara Cubee: Singing Animal Blocks : Gizmodo
"Here are some toys. These toys are cubes. These toys are animals."
cute  toys  animals 
may 2005 by deusx
Yahoo! News - Tabasco Crops Too Hot for Bunnies
"Dutch farmers have devised a hot and spicy way to stop rabbits and rodents from munching their lettuce, carrots and wheat." Aww, poor bunnies. guess I won't share my tabasco with our bunnies.
animals  farming 
september 2004 by deusx
Baby Bunnies
These pictures have broken the cute-o-meter.
animals  pets 
july 2004 by deusx
Minisheep For Sale
(thanks again, memepool.com)
animals 
january 2004 by deusx
British Continental Giant Rabbits
Jumpin' Jehosaphat these buggers are big!
animals 
january 2004 by deusx

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