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  • Hubble spots strange asteroid with 6 tails of dust

    11/07/2013 12:20:18 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | 11/7/13 | Marcia Dunn - ap
    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — This is one strange asteroid. The Hubble Space Telescope has discovered a six-tailed asteroid in the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. Scientists say they've never seen anything like it. Incredibly, the comet-like tails change shape as the asteroid sheds dust. The streams have occurred over several months.
  • Will we meet our pets in heaven?

    07/26/2008 9:24:53 PM PDT · by WilliamReading · 158 replies · 3,444+ views
    Carolyn Sharp’s beloved greyhound Starr was 4 years old when she was diagnosed with a deadly form of cancer. Sharp decided the two of them would stay together as long as Starr was not suffering too much. The greyhound received radiation treatments and pain patches for several months until the veterinarian told Sharp it was time to end it. “When we went in for the last time, I held her in my arms for the comfort of both of us until she had left,” said Sharp, who lives in Overland Park. “I have still not really made peace with losing...
  • Squirrel hunters, UNITE, WE NEED YOU

    07/28/2006 8:59:10 PM PDT · by girlangler · 45 replies · 806+ views
    email ^ | 7/28/2006 | Jim Martinsen
    <p>Dear Etta: I need your help to let the Jacksboro area squirrel hunters know Mepps still buys squirrel tails. Every year it gets tougher to get the tails we need to dress our spinners, but we know from experience a little ink or air time is always a big help. Details are below. Any assistance you can offer, Etta would be sincerely appreciated. Should you need additional information please contact me.</p>
  • 10 Tails That Wage The Modern Dog (Origin Of Dogs?)

    02/13/2004 8:11:55 PM PST · by blam · 27 replies · 573+ views
    The Guardian (UK) ^ | 2-14-2004 | Tim Radford
    10 tails that wag the modern dog Tim Radford in Seattle learns how and Fido sprang from a wolf Saturday February 14, 2004 The Guardian (UK) Within five years researchers will have completed the evolutionary tree of man's best friend, from a wolf in eastern Asia about 15,000 years ago to more than 300 breeds today. The genetic sequence of a dog - a poodle - was completed in 2003. Now a combination of pedigree data, veterinary expertise, genetics and historical records could demonstrate the link the chihuahua and border collie, great dane and German shepherd. Deborah Lynch of the...
  • Man Admits Cutting Dogs' Tails Off; Says He Needed To Be Entertained

    05/31/2003 2:49:00 PM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 14 replies · 479+ views ^ | 5.30.01 |
    Man Admits Cutting Dogs' Tails Off; Says He Needed To Be Entertained Dog Tails Found In Freezer Posted: 6:24 p.m. EDT May 29, 2003Updated: 7:06 a.m. EDT May 30, 2003 A 36-year-old Central Florida man admitted Thursday that he chopped the tails off five of his landlord's six dogs and then stored their tails in a freezer because he needed to be entertained, according to Local 6 News. Nelson Rodriguez was arrested after sheriff's deputies found his landlord's missing Akita-mixed dogs mutilated inside the Rodriguez's Pine Castle home. Rodriguez told Local 6 News Thursday that he cut the dog's tails...