Grist List

Living

Adorable dog has four bionic legs

Naki'o lost his legs to frostbite. Now he has four prosthetic legs, and he is loving his doggie life like a doggie should.

Food

What does a 20-pound swamp rat taste like? Watch two brave guys find out

Save the world. Eat a nutria. Taste test today!

Living

Here’s a bus blocking a bike lane in the most ironic way possible

Still, we don't want to hate on buses.

Living

Here’s how to make a living night light out of glow-in-the-dark algae

Caleb Kraft, secret genius, made a night light out of phosphorescent algae, and you can, too

Living

C is for COMPLETELY AWESOME COOKIE MONSTER BIKE

A Reddit user modded this bike to look like Cookie Monster. Om nom nom!

Living

Nine people bought luxury apartments in this fancy NYC building for just $10

That developer made a deal with the old tenants that ensured there would be space for them in the new building.

Climate & Energy

To keep the lights on, Oslo needs to import trash from the U.S.

The city of Oslo is powered by garbage. Which is great, until there's no garbage. Hey ... we've got garbage!

Cities

There may be terrifying predatory land-walking fish in Central Park

There are probably snakehead fish in Central Park. They won't eat you, but that's about the only good news.

Living

Every single one of these butterflies might be gone, but that doesn’t mean they’re extinct

Because of the bureaucratic … let us call them "quirks" of identifying endangered species, the state government doesn't want to declare these missing species extinct.

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