Anna McConnaughy was flying to Alaska's largest city when the announcement came over the intercom: a passenger on a previous flight had brought a pet snake on board.
The passenger had gotten off the plane. The...
Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 08:25 AM PDT
What Do Russians Dream About? Putin, Among Other Things
Vladimir Putin is everywhere in his country's public life. Now it turns out the president is even gracing ordinary Russians' dreams, NBC News reported.
A web search engine said the strongman was the only...
Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 06:18 PM PDT
Man Films 'Never-Ending' Gator Parade in South Florida
A Florida wildlife photographer captured a seemingly infinite procession of alligators in South Florida’s Big Cypress National Preserve.
Photographer Bobby Wummer filmed the half-hour parade of gators just...
Some humpback whales are starting to gather in larger-than-usual groups, but scientists aren't sure why, according to a new study published earlier this month.
Typically, these whales are considered solitary...
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 09:55 AM PDT
Traveler Caught with About 80 Reptiles in Suitcase
British officials didn't want to name a polar research ship "Boaty McBoatface," but they had no problem giving the name to a new submarine, NBC News reported.
Last year, the British government agency...
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 09:20 AM PDT
Hens' Best Friends: Retirees Knit Sweaters for Chilly Chickens
Sweaters for chickens? It sounds like a joke, but a plucky group of retirees in suburban Boston has hatched a plan to keep poultry warm during the New England winter.
The unusual project began after members of...
Two children who waltzed into a live TV interview about a very serious matter of world affairs became a viral video sensation Friday.
The precocious pair walked into a BBC interview with Pusan National...