Monday, May 28, 2018


The Wider Image: Horse whisperer helps stress sufferers

Spain Horse Whisperer’s Animals Mirror Stress Sufferers’ State of Mind

MADRID (Reuters) In the Guadalix mountains outside Madrid, Argentine horse whisperer Fernando Noailles uses his animals to help people suffering from stress and anxiety The...
The newly identified Cretaceous Period species Cifelliodon wahkarmoosuch in artist rendering by University of Southern California

Fossil Skull from Utah Sheds Light on Primitive Mammal Group

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) A fossilized skull of a small critter found in Utah underneath a dinosaur foot bone is providing insight into one...
A picture shows three bear cubs who were found by the Bulgarian authorities in the wild and rescued at the Dancing Bears Park near Belitsa

Call of Bulgaria’s Wild Beckons for Orphan Bears

SOFIA (Reuters) Three brown bear cubs stare forlornly through the bars of a cage as they prepare for a journey though the borderlands of...
Japanese climber Nobukazu speaks during an interview in Kathmandu

Japanese Climber Dies on Eighth Attempt on Everest – Official

KATHMANDU (Reuters) A Japanese climber, who lost nine fingertips to frostbite in a previous expedition, died on Monday during an attempt to climb Mount Everest,...
Lava fountain is observed from a helicopter flight over the Fissure 22 in Kilauea Volcano's Lower East Rift Zone during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii

Lava Creeps onto Geothermal Plant Site on Hawaii’s Big Island

By Terray Sylvester PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) Molten lava from the erupting Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii's Big Island crept onto a geothermal power plant site on...
The prototype of an autonomous weeding machine by Swiss start-up ecoRobotix is pictured during tests on a sugar beet field near Bavois

Robots Fight Weeds in Challenge to Agrochemical Giants

By Ludwig Burger and Tom Polansek YVERDON-LES-BAINS, Switzerland/CHICAGO (Reuters) In a field of sugar beet in Switzerland, a solar-powered robot that looks like a table...