News from the Field

Photographer: Courtesy of Stichting Ambulance Wens

Final Wish: A Kiss From a Giraffe

This story is NSFW, but for a different reason than usual: You will burst into tears in front of your coworkers and have to go home for the day. Are you ready? Are you alone? Mario, a 54-year-old... Read More

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To Kill a Black Bird

Although ravens are protected by federal law, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently granted Idaho a permit to "conduct lethal control actions" on 4,000 ravens in the southern part of the... Read More

Photographer: Courtesy of Tony "The Fridge"

London Ultrarunner Will Carry Fridge

If you think running a marathon is hard, imagine running a marathon four times in a row carrying a 92.5-pound fridge strapped to your back. That's the plan for serial fridge-runner Tony "The... Read More

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Naked Tourists Hit Machu Picchu

Peruvian officials are cracking down on naked tourism at Machu Picchu after three separate incidents this month. Four Americans were detained for stripping down and taking photos on March 14, and... Read More

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Watch: Car Door Jams Australian Cyclist

Riding to work on Monday morning, a cyclist going by the name of CD attempted to pass a line of cars rolling slowly down Collins Street, a busy thoroughfare in central Melbourne. For a while, CD... Read More