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10 Animals You Probably Didn't Know Existed

10 Animals You Probably Didn't Know Existed
We’ve all heard about the flying squirrel, vampire bats, and naked mole rat, but I bet you haven’t heard of Markhor, Lamprey, and Gerenuk! Here are ten animals that you probably haven’t heard of! (Too lazy to write a good introduction!) Related: 1. Tufted deers are a small species of deer that are found in China. 2. Star-nosed moles are small moles found in eastern Canada and United States along wet and low areas. 3. Southern right whale dolphins are small species found in cool waters far south. 4. Raccoon Dogs, or Tanuki, are found in East Asia. 5. Patagonian Maras are large rodents found in parts of Argentina. Relevant: 5 Members Of The Animal Kingdom That Will Blow Your Mind 6. Markhors are large species of wild goats that are found in Afghanistan and Pakistan. 7. Maned Wolves are found in South America. 8. Lampreys are the spawn of hell. 9. Gerenuks are long-necked species of antelopes found in Eastern Africa. 10. Amazonian Royal Flycatchers are found in the Amazon.

INTELLIGENCE TEST Caregiver The quintessential characteristic of a Caregiver type is the desire to take care of others. For this reason, Caregivers may be drawn to the long-term care of children or the elderly. Though some Caregivers find their need to nurture satisfied by raising a family, many others seek out work in such venues as schools, hospitals, and animal shelters. The long-term care of those with Alzheimer’s, autism, and mental illness often becomes the responsibility of Caregivers. If you recognize yourself as a Caregiver, you may already have noticed the tendency to put others’ needs ahead of your own. You are loyal to the extreme, and you guard those who are entrusted to your care with your life. Your empathy allows you to understand nonverbal emotional signals. Click here to learn more about your soul type and how it influences your soul’s age, mission, talents, and challenges, and to purchase Ainslie MacLeod’s book, The Instruction: Living the Life Your Soul Intended. Creator Educator Helper

Breed Guide & Compatibility Chart - Mixing diet soda with alcohol gets you drunk faster: study alex saberi/ New findings suggest that diet soda mixed with alcohol leads to faster intoxication than regular soda mixers. How intoxicated you become when drinking could boil down to the simple choice of whether or not you mix diet soda or regular with your vodka or rum, a new study finds. Men and women ages 21 to 33 who drank vodka mixed with diet soda had breath alcohol concentrations that were 18 percent higher after 40 minutes compared to those who drank the same amount of vodka mixed with regular soda. Plus, after three or four drinks mixed with diet soda, subjects had breath alcohol levels that exceed the legal limit for driving. Those who drank regular soda in their cocktails did not. The study, conducted by Northern Kentucky University in the US, was small: only eight men and eight women participated, attending three separate drinking sessions. Dennis L.

10 Psychological Experiments That Went Horribly Wrong Psychology as we know it is a relatively young science, but since its inception it has helped us to gain a greater understanding of ourselves and our interactions with the world. Many psychological experiments have been valid and ethical, allowing researchers to make new treatments and therapies available, and giving other insights into our motivations and actions. Sadly, others have ended up backfiring horribly — ruining lives and shaming the profession. Here are ten psychological experiments that spiraled out of control. 10. Stanford Prison Experiment Prisoners and guards In 1971, social psychologist Philip Zimbardo set out to interrogate the ways in which people conform to social roles, using a group of male college students to take part in a two-week-long experiment in which they would live as prisoners and guards in a mock prison. 9. Wendell Johnson, of the University of Iowa, who was behind the study Theodore Kaczynski, the Unabomber, also seen top 7. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. 1. David Reimer

Simple Animal Facts To Brighten Your Day Cows have best friends. A group of flamingos is called a “flamboyance.” Millions of trees grow every year thanks to squirrel’s forgetting where they put their nuts. There are two kittens in this picture, baby bunnies are called kits, which is short for kitten. Butterflies can taste with their feet. Sea otters hold each other’s paws when they sleep so they don’t drift apart. There’s an immortal jellyfish. When rabbits jump and twist out of excitement, it is called a binky. Humpback whales have their own “pop” music. Gentoo penguins propose to their lifemates* with a pebble. Sea horses are monogamous life mates and travel holding each other’s tails. Male pups will intentionally let female pups “win” when they play-fight so they can get to know them better. Monkeys don’t like unequal pay either. Worms communicate by snuggling. Elephants show remarkable empathy, even to other species. Fish use tools. A cat’s nose is ridged with a unique pattern, just like a human fingerprint. Chimp babies play with dolls.

Early bird called Dawn beat Archaeopteryx to worm by 10m years | Science A prehistoric beast the size of a pheasant has become a contender for the title of oldest bird to stalk the Earth. The small, feathered "Dawn" bird lived around 160m years ago, about 10m years before Archaeopteryx, which holds the official title of the earliest bird known to science. The new species, which scientists have named Aurornis xui, had claws and a long tail, with front and hind legs similar to those of Archaeopteryx, but some features of its bones were more primitive. Encased in sedimentary rock, the fossil preserved traces of downy feathers along the animal's tail, neck and chest, but the absence of larger feathers suggests it was not able to fly. When scientists reconstructed the evolutionary tree of similar beasts using measurements from their skeletons, A xui appeared on the bird lineage, but closer to the base of the tree than Archaeopteryx. "It's an important fossil," said Gareth Dyke, a senior palaeontologist involved in the study at Southampton University.

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Art Forums - A Singular Creation Art Community • Tutorial: Painting Realistic Eyes We would like to ing you this feature tutorial by Linda Bergkvist, renowned in the digital arts community for her gorgeous portrayal of characters. In this tutorial, Linda shows us step by step how she paints realistic eyes. About Linda Bergkvist Linda Bergkvist is a renowned digital artist who currently lives in Sweden. Linda Bergkvist's website can be found at

Lionhead Rabbits: A New Breed of Bunny Becoming Popular in the United States (PHOTOS/VIDEO) By Minyvonne Burke | Jul 06, 2013 04:08 PM EDT The Lionhead rabbit is becoming more and more popular in the United states even though it hasn't been recognized by the American Rabbit Breeders Association. (Photo : Flickr) Lionhead rabbits are becoming more and more popular in the United States since making their first debut in the late 1990s. At the annual show, five different breeds of the rabbits were presented with rabbits competing for prizes in categories such as Best of Breed, Best of Variety and Best in Show. Picture of a Lionhead Rabbit. If you have never heard of a Lionhead rabbit, you are definitely not alone. The tiny bunny gets its name because it resembles the head of a male lion. The bunny's reportedly originated in Belgium and is said to have been produced by crossing a miniature Swiss Fox rabbit and a Belgian dwarf rabbit. reports that Lionhead rabbits "have a playful nature, are very friendly, lively, sociable and good natured rabbits.

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