Category Archives: Animal news

Animal-ish news: this is fun

In today’s Daily News: Cirque du Soleil may get robots BOSTON — Animal-like robots that started out as a military-funded research project might be shipped off to the circus instead of the battlefield. Cirque du Soleil says it’s in talks … Continue reading

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Three animals in this piece of…not quite news but…

From Harper’s: In Grosse Tete, Louisiana, a woman chasing after her blind dog at a truck stop bit the testicles of a camel in self-defense.

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News from the flora and the fauna

From Harper’s, of course of course: …in Bhopal, India, a pair of frogs—who had been married two months ago to please Indra, the god of rain, in an effort to alleviate drought—were divorced amid flood conditions and 26 percent higher … Continue reading

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