This Cougar Wandered Into a Shopping Center. That Proved to Be a Fatal Mistake.
On Friday, a cougar was spotted wandering through a Sandy, Utah shopping center. By Friday evening, the big cat had been shot with a tranquilizer dart — and passed away. “It just never came out of the effect of the drug,” Scott Root, of the Department of Wildlife Resources,... Read more
See What Happens When You Crack an Egg Under Water
As part of its “Sharable Science” campaign, Nokia set out to discover what happens when an egg is cracked underwater. The result is pretty cool — and we didn’t know fish ate eggs. Check it out: Source: The Blaze Read more
Texas Game Wardens Enhance BWI (boating while intoxicated) Enforcement Efforts
AUSTIN – Law enforcement officers across the U.S. are gearing up for Operation Dry Water – the nation’s boating while intoxicated (BWI) awareness and enforcement campaign. The nationwide event will take place June 27-29. Alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in recreational boater deaths in the United... Read more
Bull shark stuck in Brevard pond caught, set free
INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH — The shark saga in a beachside community is now over. A small bull shark in a Brevard County pond that had eluded capture for several days has been caught. And persistence certainly pays off. Trappers had been at it since Monday, trying to wrangle the... Read more
Man sentenced to 24 months for removing endangered sea turtle eggs
JUNO BEACH, Fla. —Kenneth Cornelius Coleman, 52, of Riviera Beach, was sentenced Thursday to 24 months in prison for unlawfully transporting endangered sea turtle eggs in violation of the Lacey Act back in 2013, an official report said. According to court documents, on July 3, 2013, sea turtle surveyors... Read more
(Another?) New AR15 Round – The .375 Reaper
I know there really is enough rounds for the AR platform that it will give you a headache just from trying to keep up. Now there is yet another round in R&D out there. Although the .375 Reaper is still in its infancy, there are various AR forums that... Read more
Bill to Stop BLM Land Grab in Texas
HOUSTON, Texas—Congressman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) announced the joint filing of legislation that should settle the land dispute between the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Texas landowners. The bill follows the BLM’s reassertion last week regarding federal ownership and control of the disputed land.... Read more
Tennessee Park Ranger Fired for This Video of Him Dancing on the Job
Deryl Nelson said he has been dancing on the job for years to make visitors smile, but it was “the dancing park ranger’s” moves that recently landed him into hot water with his employer. Melissa Parsons, who recently visited Coolidge Park in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and filmed Nelson getting down... Read more