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Enrique Iglesias Shares Adorable Video of His Giggly 17-Month-Old Twins Nicholas and Lucy

Enrique Iglesias‘ twins think their dad is the funniest guy in the world! The singer’s son Nicholas and daughter Lucy, both 17 months, sounded absolutely adorable in a video shared on Instagram S

Carson Daly's Last Call Airs Final Episode: 'The Littlest, Scrappiest Show' That Could

Carson Daly’s late-night show Last Call with Carson Daly is ending it’s run after 18 seasons and 2,000 episodes. “I am proud as hell of Last Call,” Daly began Friday’s episode. “The littl

Stan Lee’s Former Business Manager Arrested on Elder Abuse Charges

Marvel icon Stan Lee’s former business manager was arrested on an outstanding warrant stemming from charges of elder abuse. The warrant was issued last week for Keya Morgan, who was taken into cust

John Krasinski Says 'Remember to Believe in Something' During Commencement Speech at Brown

Actor and director John Krasinski returned to Brown University to deliver the Baccalaureate address to the school’s undergraduate Class of 2019. Before his Boston Bruins play in the Stanley Cup Fin

Nick Jonas Shares Romantic Tribute to Wife Priyanka Chopra One Year After They Began Dating

Nick Jonas is looking back on how his romance with wife Priyanka Chopra really began. Although the pair’s romance was years in the making, things between Jonas, 26, and Chopra, 36, didn’t really

Jon Voight Argues Trump Is 'the Greatest President' Since Lincoln — But Not Everyone Agrees

Actor and longtime Trump supporter Jon Voight has offered his most glowing praise of the president yet, declaring him “the greatest president since Abraham Lincoln.” Voight, 80, made the claim in

Moby Apologizes to Natalie Portman After Claiming She Lied About Their Relationship

Moby’s claims of a romantic relationship with Natalie Portman came as news to the actress, who learned about it in the singer’s new book Then It Fell Apart. And now the singer is apologizing to h

At Least 17 People in 8 States Sick Due to Flour Sold at Aldi

An E. coli outbreak has left 17 people sick in eight different states after contaminated flour was sold at Aldi’s supermarkets. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) claim 5 lbs. bag

At Least 10 Injured After Shooting in New Jersey Bar: 'It Was Just Crazy Everywhere'

An early morning shooting outside a bar in Trenton, New Jersey, has left at least 10 people injured. Authorities were first notified that gunfire had broken out at the Ramoneros Liquor and Bar around

Surprise! Southern Charm New Orleans' Reagan Charleston Is Married with a Baby Girl on the Way

Reagan Charleston has a lot to celebrate these days! Less than a year after her divorce from ex Jeff Charleston was finalized, the Southern Charm New Orleans star, 31, is turning the page on a new c

First Mesothelioma Treatment in 15 Years Approved

The new device was approved under the Humanitarian Device Exemption, which was created to encourage innovation in rare diseases.

Summer of Mosquito Swarms a Possibility This Year

Mosquitoes could wreck your summer if you're not prepared and a warm, wet spring means the blood-suckers will be out in force.

Colon Cancer Screenings Rise When Medicaid Arrives

American Cancer Society researchers analyzed CDC data and found that in states that were very early adopters of the Medicaid expansion, the rate of low-income adults ages 50-64 who were up to date wit

Study: Roundup Linked to Human Liver Damage

A group of people who have liver disease also had elevated urine levels of glyphosate, the main weed-killing ingredient in Roundup, researchers found.

New Gene Variations for Type 2 Diabetes Found

The genes identified in the study and the proteins they encode are potential targets for new diabetes medicines, and may help improve understanding and treatment of the disease, according to the study

Does Bipolar Disorder Raise Risk of Parkinson's?

Those with bipolar who developed Parkinson's were nine years younger -- average age 64 -- than others who also developed Parkinson's, the study found.

Half-Price Version of Humalog Insulin Available

The company's generic version of its Humalog U-100 is being sold under the chemical name insulin lispro,

That Selfie May Be Epic, But Not Worth Your Life

Many in pursuit of the "epic selfie" have died -- a recent study found there were 259 deaths and 137 injuries or accidents around the world between 2011 and 2017, from just three deaths in 2011 to 93

6 Brain Surgeries Later, This Med Student Is Excelling

Claudia Martinez was a college student chasing her dream of becoming a doctor when a neurosurgeon gave her alarming advice: Get brain surgery as soon as possible for chiari malformation.

Many 'Dehumanize' People with Obesity

"The science is actually pretty straightforward; we know that feeling stigmatized because of your weight actually leads to weight increases," said study author Inge Kersbergen.

Poor Diet Might Raise Your Cancer Risk

The researchers estimated that dietary factors may have accounted for over 80,000 of the new invasive cancer cases reported in 2015, or about 5% of that year's total among U.S. adults.

10 Questions With Caterina Scorsone

10 Questions With Caterina Scorsone

New USDA Nutrition Guidelines Will Cover Infants

When the U.S. Department of Agriculture releases new nutritional guidelines for the country in 2020, it is expected to include advice for breastfeeding and feeding children up to age 2.

Zoos SA celebrates nine-critically endangered Western Swamp Tortoises hatchlings

This World Turtle Day, Zoos South Australia is proud to announce nine critically-endangered tortoises have hatched at Adelaide Zoo – a record breaking number! The hatchlings – measuring smaller t

Emma Thompson Reflects on Life, Loss, and Resilience

At 60, Academy Award-winning actor and screenwriter Emma Thompson wonders what's next: "How do I feel about dying? Am I ready to look at that?"

Women With Sleep Apnea May Have Higher Cancer Odds

The study found that people who have more airway closures during sleep and whose blood oxygen saturation levels fall below 90% are diagnosed with cancer more often than people without sleep apnea.

How Does Room Temperature Affect Test Scores?

The findings suggest that ordinary variations in room temperature can affect brain performance significantly and differently for men and women, the study authors said.

Opioid Users' Kids May Be At Higher Suicide Risk

The findings suggest that opioid use by a parent or parents doubles the risk for suicidal behavior by their children, study co-author Dr. David Brent says.

Study: Anti-Clotting Meds OK After Bleeding Stroke

The findings suggest that anti-clotting drugs reduce, rather than increase as feared, the chances of more bleeding in the brain, but more study is needed, researchers said.

Q Fever May Be More Human Threat Than Thought

When it's diagnosed, Q fever can be cured with antibiotics. But chronic cases can lead to serious heart and blood vessel infections and have poor outcomes,lead researcher Dr. Christine Akamine says.

COPD May Strike Women Harder Than Men

Symptoms for women with COPD may be worse than for men with the same level of disease, and periods of worse symptoms may be more frequent, lead researcher Dr. Allison Lambert says.

First rhino moves to Wild Africa as Zoos SA celebrates success of 2019 Gala

It’s official – Monarto Zoo’s exciting new precinct Wild Africa has its very first resident! Zoos SA is pleased to announce Southern White Rhino Ibutho was successfully transported in early Feb

Unique partnership to deliver Great Southern Ark project

Zoos SA is proud to be among a number of organisations that have joined forces to develop and deliver the Great Southern Ark: the Rewilding of Southern Yorke Peninsula landscape recovery project. The

Zovargo earns GS Friendship Award

At the 2018 Girl Scouts San Diego Conference, Zovargo was awarded the Friendship Award. Through several letters and nominations, we proudly earned this award. We are honored to have earned this speci

Say NO to Palm Oil

Girl Scout Cadette Troop 2856 in San Diego, Ca - with help from GSSD community partner, Zovargo - took on the problem with palm on as their Take Action Project. Watch this video to see what they disc

Meerkat mania at Zoos SA with two new litters

What’s better than one litter of newborn meerkat pups? Two litters, of course! What’s better than one litter of newborn meerkat pups? Two litters, of course! Zoos SA is in celebration mode thanks

Adelaide Zoo named South Australia’s top tourist attraction

Adelaide Zoo has been crowned South Australia’s Major Tourist Attraction of the year for the second time at the South Australian Tourism Awards. Adelaide Zoo also received bronze in the Excellence

WILD LIFE: A Moonlight Masquerade KNSD TV 10 9 18 web content

Zovargo is the special guest for the San Diego Museum of Man's event WILD LIFE! Bringing along lots of crawling insects and arachnids for educational encounters, Zovargo is proud to partner with this

Zovargo on Fox 5 San Diego!

Zovargo provided an interactive Reptile Show for the Shoppes at Carlsbad in September 2018. To help promote our special Creature Encounter, we visited Fox 5 to spread the word and preview some of our

Celebrating breeding successes for endangered Western Swamp Tortoise

Zoos SA is proud to mark National Threatened Species Day with the hatching of eight critically endangered Western Swamp Tortoises. The now four-month old hatchlings are smaller than a 50 cent coin in

Baby baboon born at Adelaide Zoo!

It’s all smiles and celebrations here at Adelaide Zoo thanks to the birth of a beautiful baby Hamadryas Baboon! Arriving in the early hours on Saturday morning, August 25, this adorable infant was

Meet Zovargo Educator, Vanessa!

Meet Zovargo Educator, Vanessa! Learn about her background and what her experience has been like as a Zovargo Educator. Everyone on our team has a different story and different experiences - enjoy! S

What is Conservation?

Conservation means many different things to everyone. Hear from our Zovargo partners and friends what conservation means to them and how we can all make a difference to help our world. Schools, Scout

Help our herd support their wild cousins on World Giraffe Day

Monarto and Adelaide Zoo’s gorgeous giraffes are asking for your help today to make a difference this World Giraffe Day. Sadly, wild giraffe populations have plummeted by 40 per cent over the last

Thank You Doyle Elementary HD

This year was our third time coming out to Doyle Elementary! We had a great time with the whole school and really appreciate these letters! Schools, Scout Meetings, Classroom Programs, and Birthday P

Zovargo on San Diego Fox 5 News!

In support of the 10th annual STEM Expo in San Diego, Zovargo provided a preview on live morning TV of all the neat "teacher creatures" that they will have during the Expo Day at Petco Park

One step closer to giving rhinos a future in Australia

We’re thrilled to share the news this year’s Zoos SA Rhino Gala raised more than $180,000 for rhino conservation. These valuable funds will go a long way in helping us build a rhino management a

Zovargo on San Diego's KUSI Morning Show

In support of the 10th annual STEM Expo in San Diego, Zovargo provided a preview on live morning TV of all the neat "teacher creatures" that they will have during the Expo Day at Petco Park

Zovargo Gives Back

In January of 2018, Zovargo provided a free animal show for our military community in San Diego, Ca. Nearly 200 people attended and it was an awesome show!

Zovargo in the Community

Zovargo collaborates with many organizations in the San Diego Community to help spread the message about conserving our natural resources and supporting the animals that live on our planet. Working c

Spring has sprung at Adelaide Zoo

‘Awwws’ are ringing loud and clear around Adelaide Zoo with lots of new faces joining the family last month! With the pitter-patter of little feet all over the zoo, Adelaide Zoo turned into a mat

STEAM Maker Summer Festival 2017

STEAM Makers across San Diego join together for this festival that occurs at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Zovargo is one STEAM Maker at this festival! Check out all the fun. Zovargo: Inspiring, Conservat

Meet Zovargo's Animal Amassadors

Here's a look at some of our Zovargo Animal Ambassadors that are a super important part of our education programs!Schools, Scout Meetings, Classroom Programs, and Birthday Parties are all perfect set

Camp Zovargo Preview!

See some highlights from Camp Zovargo San Diego 2017!Schools, Scout Meetings, Classroom Programs, and Birthday Parties are all perfect settings for a Zovargo animal program. Zovargo: Inspiring, Conse

Zovargo on CBS News

Zovargo is a conservation focused organization that provides educational programs for schools, scouts, libraries, and even for private events.Schools, Scout Meetings, Classroom Programs, and Birthday

Smithsonian's National Zoo

Always free of charge and open 364 days a year, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo is one of Washington D.C.’s, and the Smithsonian’s, most popular tourist destinations, with more than 2 million vis

San Diego Zoo® Official Site | Voted #1 Zoo in the World

From a precious porcupette and adorable antelope calves to mini meerkats and tiny tortoises, there are plenty of little reasons to say “aww” as you stroll Zoo and Park grounds.


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