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Meghan McCain Apologizes After Revealing a Major Game of Thrones Finale Spoiler on The View

WARNING: This post contains spoilers to Game of Thrones. Meghan McCain is suffering the “wrath” from many Game of Thrones fans after she spoiled the series finale’s ending. During Monday’s ep

Old Dominion Think Billy Ray Cyrus Was the 'Perfect Pairing' for Old Town Road

PEOPLE Now airs live, Monday through Friday, from the Meredith offices in New York City. Catch PEOPLE Now every weekday at 12:00 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT on People.com or on the PeopleTV app on your favorit

Khloé Kardashian Gives Off Major Barbie Vibes in Sexy Pink Activewear for Good American Shoot

Khloé Kardashian is a Barbie girl in a Barbie world! On Monday, the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star, 34, shared behind-the-scenes videos and photos of herself channeling her inner Barbie for a

Game of Thrones Fans Are Loving Robin Arryn's Finale Glow-Up and Calling It 'the True Winner'

WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from season 8 of Game of Thrones. One Game of Thrones character didn’t need to spend any time vying for the Iron Throne to get noticed. Lino Facioli,

Kylie Jenner and Jordyn Woods Are 'Never Going to Be Best Friends Ever Again': Source

Kylie Jenner has officially moved on from her friendship with Jordyn Woods. Although Jenner was initially torn about whether or not to dive back into her friendship with her longtime best friend in t

Newly Engaged Scarlett Johansson Was ‘Ready for Another Commitment,’ Says Source

Scarlett Johansson was ready to take the next step in her relationship. The Avengers: Endgame actress, 34, is engaged to Saturday Night Live‘s Colin Jost after dating for two years, her publicist

Actress Geneviève Waïte, Former Wife of Musician John Phillips, Dead at 71

Geneviève Waïte, the actress, singer and former model who was married to the Mamas & the Papas musician John Phillips, is dead. She was 71. In a statement exclusively obtained by PEOPLE, her da

Austin Eubanks, Columbine Shooting Survivor and Public Speaker, Died of Apparent Overdose

Austin Eubanks, who was previously candid about his addiction to opioids after surviving the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School, died of an apparent accidental drug overdose. Eubanks, 37, was fou

DJ Khaled Says 2-Year-Old Son Asahd Just Repeated His Famous Catch Phrase for the First Time Ever: 'I Bugged Out'

At this point, “We the best” is more than just a motto for DJ Khaled — it’s a lifestyle. Whether he’s filming a music video with Justin Bieber, producing the next summer anthem, or posting

Katharine McPhee & David Foster Take Out Marriage License at L.A. Courthouse Ahead of Wedding

Katharine McPhee and fiancé David Foster are taking care of business! On Friday, the couple were seen leaving a Beverly Hills courtroom, the site of Los Angeles’ Marriage Bureau, but a source says

Purely Elizabeth Recalls Granola Products

A range of gluten-free granola products have been recalled by Purely Elizabeth because they may contain foreign matter such as glass, plastic or rocks.

Putting Your Child to Sleep in a Car Seat is Risky

The deaths fall under the umbrella of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), and accidental suffocation and/or strangulation in bed.

U.S. Children Eating Less Seafood

U.S. government advisories on possible fish contamination may have "pushed people away from eating fish in general and canned tuna in particular," according to the report authors.

Walking During Work Meetings Brings Benefits

Not only does it provide much needed exercise for people who are often tied to their desks for the entire work day, it can also give them a stress-reducing mental lift.

Neck Cracking and Stroke: How Risky Is It?

A direct cause-and-effect link has not been established, but the Heart Association-Stroke Association statement recommends that health care providers tell patients of the risk before they have neck ma

Breastfeeding Brings a Heart Bonus for Mom

In the study, researchers assessed heart and blood vessel health in postmenopausal women, along with their breastfeeding history.

Swallowed Button Batteries Must be Removed: Study

Whenever a child swallows a battery -- or might have swallowed one -- parents should get to the hospital right away.

Sugary Drinks and Juices Increase Early Death Risk

The researchers found that those who drank the most sugar-sweetened beverages -- including 100%  fruit juice -- had higher odds of dying during the study, compared with those who drank the least of t

From Chocolate Banana Pancakes to Potato Leek Quiche: Our Top 12 Vegan Recipes of the Day!

These are the top vegan recipes of the day, and they include salads, smoothies, and loaves! The post From Chocolate Banana Pancakes to Potato Leek Quiche: Our Top 12 Vegan Recipes of the Day! appear

National Pick Strawberries Day: 15 Sweet Vegan Recipes!

Use sweet strawberries to make some of these delicious recipes that you can find on our Food Monster App! The post National Pick Strawberries Day: 15 Sweet Vegan Recipes! appeared first on One Green

How a Plant-Based Diet Manages Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms

Luckily, a diet rich in plant-based foods has shown promising effects on reducing inflammation and managing rheumatoid arthritis symptoms. The post How a Plant-Based Diet Manages Rheumatoid Arthritis

Blogger Tips: Sweet and Refreshing Dairy-Free Ice Cream!

It can be hard to know where to start, but our bloggers have your back with these tips and tricks for making your dairy-free ice cream awesome! The post Blogger Tips: Sweet and Refreshing Dairy-Free

10 Drought-Tolerant Edible Plants

There are actually lots of drought-tolerant productive plant choices that’ll put out fruits and veggies without much in the way of irrigation or rain. The post 10 Drought-Tolerant Edible Plants app

15 Plant-Powered Side Dishes to Bring to Your Memorial Day Cookout

These dishes are so tasty, everyone will be clamoring for a bite — so be sure to make plenty to share! The post 15 Plant-Powered Side Dishes to Bring to Your Memorial Day Cookout appeared first on

15 Deliciously Savory Egg-Free Quiche Recipes

Quiche is usually made with eggs, but it's not hard to make it plant-based. Usually, tofu or chickpea flour is used to make quiche plant-based, but with the some savory spices, you won't even know th

Weekly Meal Plan: Anti-Inflammatory Vegan Meals!

This week, we’re bringing you an anti-inflammatory meal plan with breakfasts, lunches, dinners and desserts! The post Weekly Meal Plan: Anti-Inflammatory Vegan Meals! appeared first on One Green Pl

College Students Force Puppy to Drink Beer!

At a frat party in Nassau County, New York, students were recorded holding an eight-month-old puppy upside down over a keg as they forcibly spray beer from the keg into its mouth. The post College S

Eat the Rainbow With These 15 Colorful Drinks!

Enjoying colorful foods means you're getting all the essential nutrients from your food: antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Try these colorful drinks! The post Eat the Rainbow With These 15 Colorf

15 Vegan Orange-Flavored Dessert Recipes For The Summer!

Oranges are a wonderful fruit that's high in Vitamin C. They can be eaten in both sweet and savory meals, and are so easy to incorporate into a plant-based diet. Check out these orange-flavored desse

From Maple Baklava Cheesecake to Potato and Chickpea Curry: 10 Vegan Recipes That Went Viral Last Week

These recipes are the ones that everyone went crazy over this week! Give them a try because you definitely don't want to miss out on them! The post From Maple Baklava Cheesecake to Potato and Chickpe

15 Creative Recipes Ideas Using Chocolate and Peanut Butter!

There are so many ways to enjoy the beautiful combination of chocolate and peanut butter: add it to your favorite bowl of oats, bake it as a cake, the possibilities are endless! The post 15 Creative

Blogger Spotlight: Kristina Humphreys of Sweet and Simple Treats!

This week the blogger spotlight is shining on Kristina Humphreys of Sweet and Simple Treats! The post Blogger Spotlight: Kristina Humphreys of Sweet and Simple Treats! appeared first on One Green Pl

Mineral Deficiencies on a Vegan Diet and How to Fix Them

Here are 5 mineral deficiencies often associated with a plant-based diet and simple food additions you can make to cast your worries aside once and for all! The post Mineral Deficiencies on a Vegan D

Why You Should Grow a Patch of Wildflowers

The fact is that, whether or not wildflowers happen in the wild, we can encourage and foster their growth. We can put them in our gardens and yards to enjoy at home, as well as benefit our local area

This Surrendered Dog Suffered So Much Neglect His Leg Fell Off During Grooming

The innocent dog was covered in filthy, matted fur. Unbelievably, the dog also suffered from maggots embedded in him, eating away at a leg injury. The post This Surrendered Dog Suffered So Much Negle

For Women With HIV, Life Can Hurt Fight for Health

The study of nearly 2,000 HIV-positive women in Washington, D.C., New York, Chicago and San Francisco who have been followed since 1994 found that many have been able to control their HIV levels, off

E-Cig Makers' Free Stuff Leads More Teens to Vape

Before adjusting for other factors, the researchers found that teens who owned promotional items were 2.3 times more likely to try alternative tobacco products than those who did not.

The Unsexy Truth: Fewer in the U.S. Having Sex

Despite all the steamy action portrayed on our screens both big and small, new data suggest fewer people are actually having sex than in the past, including young adults and teens who seem to be less

Suicides Up Among U.S. Kids; Girls' Deaths Highest

Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among Americans aged 10 to 19, with rates historically higher in boys than girls.

Colon Cancer Increasingly Striking the Young

Among twenty-somethings, colon cancer cases rose by 18% a year in Denmark and 11%  in Norway, according to the study published May 16 in The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hematology.

LED Blue Light Poses Eye, Sleep Risks: Report

The blue light in LED lighting used in many consumer products may harm your sleep and pose a risk to your eyes, a new report warns.

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Backyard Chickens

Backyard flocks of live poultry have been linked with salmonella outbreaks that have sickened 52 people in 21 states, the CDC says.

Lentils in Creamy Tomato Sauce to No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake: Our Top 7 Vegan Recipes of the Day!

These are the top vegan recipes of the day, including lentils in a homemade sauce, a delicious grain bowl, and no-bake chocolate cheesecake! The post Lentils in Creamy Tomato Sauce to No-Bake Chocola

Diets High in Processed Foods a Recipe for Obesity

Study found people who ate predominantly processed foods were more likely to gain weight.

Petition: Demand That All States Make Selling Breeding Mill Animals in Pet Stores Illegal!

Breeding mills are horrible places that exploit and abuse animals for the sake of making a profit from their babies. Sign this petition to stop the animals from being sold at pet stores! The post Pet

37 Rescued Spotted Seal Pups Released Back Into the Sea!

Seal pups saved from traffickers were recently released back to the sea by Humane Society International! The post 37 Rescued Spotted Seal Pups Released Back Into the Sea! appeared first on One Green

Former President Jimmy Carter Out of Hospital

Former President Jimmy Carter, 94, was released from the hospital Thursday, after surgery to repair a broken hip. Former first lady Rosalynn Carter also was released, after feeling faint Wednesday and

Low-Fat Diet Could Help Against Breast Cancer

Researchers found that eating low-fat foods reduced a woman's risk of dying from breast cancer by 21%.

Scientists Spot Unexpected Player in Fibromyalgia

Researchers combined metformin with standard drugs used for fibromyalgia and saw a much greater degree of pain relief.

U.S. Birth Rate Lowest in 32 Years

The fertility rate in 2018 was 1.7 births per woman, a 2% decline from 2017. That rate means the current generation isn't producing enough children to replace itself, the AP reported.

World Animal Weekend

The Birmingham Zoo invites you to join us June 1st & 2nd in celebration of World Environment Weekend! During this two-day celebration, we will be highlighting animals and environments from all aro

Birmingham Zoo Announces Black-footed Cat Pregnancy

  The Birmingham Zoo is excited to announce that our 5 year old female black-footed cat Rhaegal is pregnant. Birmingham Zoo veterinary staff confirmed her pregnancy after performing fecal hormone ana

Birmingham Zoo Elephant Callee Moving into a Breeding Herd

  Birmingham Zoo’s 18 year old male African elephant Callee, will be moving into a breeding herd at another facility accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). The Birmingham Zoo jo

Special Saturday Sips Benefiting the Birmingham Zoo

Join the Birmingham Zoo and Pleasure Is All Wine, on Saturday, May 4 from 12pm – 5pm, for a special afternoon of wine tasting to benefit the Zoo’s elephant program! Guests will enjoy a profusion o

Birmingham Zoo Announces Red Panda Pregnancy

  The Birmingham Zoo is thrilled to announce that our 8 year old female red panda Sorrel is pregnant, through natural breeding with our male red panda Parker. Birmingham Zoo veterinary staff confirme

Birmingham’s Biggest Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Birmingham Zoo

April is here and the time has come to celebrate Easter with an Eggstravaganza plus Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Hop on over to Birmingham’s biggest Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20 from 10

Purchase Tickets Now : 5th Annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que Event

Join the Birmingham Zoo on Saturday, June 22 from 5:30-8:30pm as we kick-off our 5th annual Zoo, Brews & Full Moon Bar-B-Que event! Craft beer fans will love and enjoy a fantastic selection of dri

Spring Break Fun and Excitement at the Birmingham Zoo

Spring Break is the best time to have fun and enjoy exciting places like the Birmingham Zoo! Join us from March 23-31, for the opening of seasonal favorites and special activities. Guest will enjoy th

3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest 2019

Come join us at the Birmingham Zoo for the 3rd Annual Cahaba Dermatology & Spa Cahaba Magic City Wine Fest on May 11th from 5:30pm-8:30pm as we travel through several different regions spanning th

Junior Board Presents 9th Annual Tails in the Trails

You’re invited to join us for a fun night at Tails in the Trails presented by the Birmingham Zoo Junior Board! Our ninth annual event will take place on Friday, May 31 from 6:30-10:00pm in the Birm

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

Adelaide and Monarto Zoo break attendance record

A record breaking 585,872 people visited Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo in the 2016/17 financial year, the largest turnout in our 134 year history. The results exceeded our previous record of 582,697 w

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

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.

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

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