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This Is What Happened When We Binge-Watched ‘Treetop Cat Rescue’

Joline Zepcevski Critic 1 Comment

Flipping through channels the other day, we came across the best new show on television: Treetop Cat Rescue (Animal Planet, Saturdays 10/9c) It has it all: drama, intrigue, cats trapped in trees. We’ve seen nothing like it. We feel confident that it rivals the famed Finding BigFoot as a contender for most suspenseful teevee show ever made. Seriously. What is the likelihood …

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Watch Us Get From Playboy Bunny Holly Madison To TLC’s ‘Sister Wives’ In One Easy Step

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When I am tooling around in my car, I like to listen to memoirs by female humorists. The excellent Jen Lancaster, Laurie Notaro and Celia Rivenbark were my gateway drugs. Sharp, sarcastic and relatable. I often found myself laughing hysterically alone in my car. But soon, my delight took on a darker hue.  The suggestive “Related Items” tab in Amazon …

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RoboCup: Just Like Soccer But With Robots!

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RoboCup 2015 has come to its awesome conclusion. The ‘bots ran, walked, fell and kicked their way through 4 days of excellent soccering. With a multitude of divisions and teams, the competition was stiff! In an ironic parallel with the Soccer World Cup. playing surfaces were one of the more contentious points of the competition: previously, the ‘bots had played …

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Review: Why ‘Pax Technica’ Is A Good Book with a Bad Argument

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Pax Technica: How the Internet of Things May Set Us Free or Lock Us Up Philip N. Howard Yale University Press The Internet of Things may set us free, or lock us up, but Pax Technica won’t give much insight into how either eventuality will occur, mostly because it seems like the author isn’t particularly clear on what the Internet …

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Animal News Round Up: Dinosaur Discoveries, Chameleon Gamers and Dolphin Depths

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Yet another new dinosaur was discovered last week. Wendiceratops pinhornensis is a new horned dino, named after Alberta’s famous fossil hunter, Wendy Sloboda. The dino is literally named “Wendy’s horned-face” and she’s not really a single dino. In fact, the new species was described using the bones of 3 adults and a young dinosaur found in a bone bed discovered by the aformentioned …

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RoboCup: The Bold Hearts and The Turtles

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The Bold Hearts (The University of Hertfordshire RoboCup Team) and the Turtles (Tech United at Eindhoven University of Technology) will both be participating in the upcoming 2015 RoboCup. No, this is not the incredible giant Japanese robot vs USA megabot duel that we are all awaiting with anticipation and glee… It is instead awesome robots playing soccer. Both teams are …

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Dinosaur News Round Up: New Discovery, Fish Explosions and Gendered Dinos

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Scientists are busy finding new dinosaurs all over the place. Last week we brought you the Hell Chicken Dinosaur, this week, we bring you Clive. Okay, fine, they aren’t really calling Sefapanosaurus zastronensis Clive, but don’t you think he would have gotten more attention if they had? Clive is a sauropodomorph (yes, like the brontosaurs that may or may not have existed, but …

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