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CHICken: A Coffee Table Book of Show Chickens Is in the Works

Finally, a book that caters to admirers of show-chickens. Cluck yes!

Dan Nosowitz
March 22, 2018
This Japanese Animatronic “Super Monster Wolf” Scarecrow Is Actually Frightening

It's kind of like one of those dancing and singing motion-sensor skeletons that are popular... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 13, 2018
The Number of Monarch Butterflies Wintering in Mexico Is Down Again

Monarch butterfly population is measured by acreage at this important overwintering habitat in Mexico. This... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 7, 2018
The Spotted Lanternfly Is Invading Pennsylvania, Threatening Fruit Growers

The insect poses a threat to the state's fruit growers - to the tune of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 19, 2018
The USDA Wants to “Modernize Swine Inspection.” What Does That Mean?

Amidst several years of increasingly common food safety scares, the USDA announced a proposal that... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 23, 2018
Invasive Parakeets Are Threatening Every Crop on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai”and...

The rose-ringed parakeet was once a pampered pet. Now it's a plague.

Sara Novak
January 22, 2018
Geneticists Are Working on “Terminator” Male-Only Cattle

Genetically modified cattle are close to being a reality.

Dan Nosowitz
January 19, 2018