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Malaysian Zumba Fans Shake It For Rare Sun Bears!

Over 300 people paid RM50 (Malaysian ringgits) to participate in a giant Zumba event to raise money for the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. How much honey can you buy with over RM7,000?

Willie The Parrot: Animal Heroes

Back in 2008 a Quaker parrot named Willie became a bona fide hero when he saved the life of two-year-old Hannah Kuusk. Hannah was having breakfast at the Denver home of her babysitter, Megan Howard. Howard had stepped out of the room for just a moment when a bit of Pop-Tart got stuck in Hannah's throat. Willie became alarmed and began to shriek "mama baby!"

Go Go Gorillas: An Art Gallery To Go Ape Over! (Video)

The United Kingdom has been overrun with a rainbow of painted gorillas, and you’d better hurry if you’d like to see them all before they move on…

We're Big Fans Of This Low-Tech Mosquito Deterrent

Are mosquitoes putting a damper on your backyard barbecue? Tired of slapping yourself silly every time you hit the deck? The American Mosquito Control Association suggests a simple electric fan mounted behind your outdoor relaxation spot repels mosquitoes better than most chemical, UV or ultrasonic bug repellents.

Snail Slime Is The Latest In Beauty Treatments

Move over sheep placenta. The latest substance to be the ultimate beauty tool is snail slime. Yes, you read that right. Snail slime. Not only can you purchase skin creams with the slime mixed in, but in Japan you can drop in at the spa and a technician will get you set up for a snail facial. Okay, you lie down and they let a few snails walk, er, ooze their way over your face.

Dogs Who Bark At The Moon, Might Really Be Protecting You From A Blimp [Videos]

It's long been believed that dogs are prone to bark at the moon. Myths and literature have long paired dogs and the lunar orb. Hecate, Greek goddess of the moon, kept the company of dogs. Same thing goes for Diana, Roman goddess of the moon and the hunt. Norse mythology tells of a pair of wolves that chase the moon and sun to summon night and day.

Shake Hands With An Otter At Japan's Keikyu Aburatsubo Marine Park

A Japanese marine park is offering visitors a rare chance to literally “shake hands” with their resident Asian Small-clawed Otters through specially designed portholes in the exhibit's glass walls.

Brooklyn 911: Dog Rescued From Window Ledge

Members of the New York Fire Department (FDNY) became well-known as heroes on 9/11 when the World Trade Center was attacked and destroyed. Their heroism hardly stopped there. They are heroes on a daily basis. Now for dog lovers everywhere there is 7/11 (2013) for that is when their heroics were caught on video as they rescued a dog stuck on a ledge in Brooklyn.

'Sharknado' Takes A Bite Out Of Social Media

Watching something horribly ridiculous is like not being able to avert one's eyes from a car crash. Perhaps that's the reason, when the cheesiest of movies made its TV debut on the SyFy Channel, the Twittersphere lit up like a Christmas tree, with over 5,000 tweets per minute. 

Octopus Found On Mountain Summit! (Video)

I’m leaving you all a weird one this weekend: A team of trash collectors discovered a dead octopus on top of the United Kingdom’s highest mountain, and no one knows how it got there!