Living

You can tour a Fukushima ghost town on Google Street View

Now that its 21,000 residents have been evacuated, Namie-Machi is full of empty streets and ruined buildings, and you can see what that's like with your own eyes.

Walmart is ‘crowdsourcing’ by getting customers to make its deliveries

We have a different buzzword for this plan: "cheaping out."

What’s inside this squid? Oh my god, it’s a bomb!

A fisherman found a bomb in a squid. No. The squid is not OK.

This video of a dolphin carrying her dead baby will make you cry and cry and cry

If you're already having a bad Thursday, DO NOT WATCH THIS VIDEO.

Baby giraffe is impossibly adorable, good news for an endangered subspecies

There's a new Rothschild giraffe in Connecticut. Watch it stand up for the first time.

Diary of a one-month vegan

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, has forsworn all animal products this month. Nobody told her there might be fish bladder in her Guinness.

Man presumptuously kidnaps 13 percent of an entire turtle species

A man was arrested in Bangkok smuggling 54 ploughshare turtles. There are only 400 of the species in the wild.

Please keep an eye out for this lost space hedgehog

CASSiE the Cosmic Hedgehog is the U.K. space mascot. We're hoping for her safe return after being lost on the way back from the edge of space.

Deer playing in a mud puddle will totally make your day

If you are feeling overly old or responsible, here's your antidote.