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Take our quiz to figure out what kind of chicken is right for you

Modern Farmer has a guide to choosing a chicken. The only problem: It wasn't in Cosmo quiz form. We fixed that.


If your food wasn’t fake enough already, now you can spray paint it gold

As a rule, we do try not to eat anything that has "ethanol" in its list of ingredients.


Meet Paris’ newest municipal gardeners: Four teeny sheep

Paris is finally catching up with those cutting-edge trendsetters in Ohio -- the City of Lights has decided to follow the herd and use a flock of adorable sheep as lawnmowers.


Ryan Gosling feels bad for the cows

The beefed-up star wrote a letter to the National Milk Producers Federation asking it to end the practice of dehorning cows.


Here is a chicken wearing a sweater

It's a chicken in a sweater. What more do you need to know? Oh: You can also knit your own, if you know a chicken with goosebumps.


Kidnapped Ethiopian girl rescued by caring, protective lions

A 12-year-old girl kidnapped in Ethiopia was found several days after her abduction, safe under the watchful eyes of three lions.


Here’s how to make an omelette without breaking eggs

Well, OK, not quite. But this is as close as you're going to get.

Live the dream vicariously with this beautiful art book of a bike trip around the world

Twelve years ago, Sophie Binder quit her job and left for a cycling trip around the world. Now you can live her epic trip through her incredibly beautiful sketches and watercolors.


Raise $500 in donations, and you can race a canoe through water filled with mercury and gonorrhea

Get out your regatta flags and your best boating cap -- this June 15, the Gowanus Dredgers will take on the Red Hook Boaters in the first Gowanus Challenge.

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