Stay Connected


Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content


The Water Bowl: New Spider Species Honors Bono

Posted on

These stories are worth a click:

After helping bring Spider-Man to the Broadway stage, Bono has yet another arachnid ally: an Auburn University biologist who discovered 33 new species of trapdoor spiders named a spider species, A. bonoi, after the U2 singer. –AP

After thieves tried to steal two pet ring-tailed lemurs, the critters escaped from their cage – and then proceeded to attack a 2-year-old girl in Miami, Fla. The child is okay and was not taken to the hospital. –Huffington Post

That’s quite a catch! While ice-fishing in a freshwater lake between Michigan and Ontario, a 25-year-old reeled in a 3-lb., 15-in. goldfish. “I pulled it up and just kind of stared at it for a minute,” said the fisherman. “I really didn’t know what to do with it.” –New York Daily News

Romanian traffic police employed stray dogs to promote pedestrian safety in a new TV campaign. The dogs were filmed using pedestrian crossings with the message, “If they can do it, then everyone can do it.” –Discovery News


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 126 other followers