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Rainforest Creature Big Like Puppy, But No Webmaster

Their leg span reaches nearly a foot and they weigh almost 6 ounces. That’s the size of a young puppy. Their tips and claws make a thundering sound when they walk, not unlike a horse’s hooves hitting the the trail, and the barbed bristles that cover its abdomen can injure potential attackers.

Smaug: Here There Be Dragons

Dragons have long been creatures of legend -- or have they? There are a number of reptilian creatures out there that may have contributed to the legends -- from dinosaur remains to lizards. In the case of cordylus giganteus, or smaug giganteus, it definitely has a strong resemblance to some depictions of a dragon, though it is much smaller. The "giant" part of its name refers to its size in relation to other members of cordylid family.

Rare Velvet Worm Named After Animated Characters From My Neighbor Totoro

What's been spreading virally lately? Besides Ebola, it's an odd-looking velvet worm dubbed Eoperipatus Totoro. Scientists who named the peripatetic creature were reminded not only of Totoro himself but also of the mythical, multi-legged Catbus.

Raising Unicorns: The Business Opportunity You've Been Dreaming Of

With the economy and job market the way it has been for the past few years this may be a good time to start your own business -- if you can find the right niche for you. One book could help you create your own unique, if imaginary, business -- Raising Unicorns: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Starting and Running a Successful -- and Magical! -- Unicorn Farm.

Show The Magic Of Your Love With A Unicorn Bouquet

There is something strange about giving something like flowers as a gift when they are going to die in a fairly short amount of time. When you give the gift of a Plush Unicorn Bouquet the magic never has to end.

"Monster" Terrifies People In Kyoto, Japan

Japan is a nation that has had more than its share of monsters -- well, in the movies anyway. When people started calling the police in Kyoto reporting that they had seen a "monster" near the Kamogawa River it raised more than a few eyebrows. However, the "monster" turned out to be a Japanese Giant Salamander.

Turn Your Mornings Magical With A Unicorn

First thing in the morning is when we all could use a little magic and most of us do that with a caffeine or herbal infusion of some sort. You can add just a bit more magic to getting started by drinking your morning pick-me-up from this totally cool 3D Unicorn Mug.


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