The Adventures of “Recycle Kitty”

recycle kitty

Millie McMaster looks like just an ordinary house cat, but few people know her secret — she’s really an eco-friendly kitty who is on a mission to rescue empty plastic bottles from garbage bins and relocate them to more earth- (and kitty-friendly) recycling bins. In this video Millie McMaster transforms into Recycle Kitty who demonstrates […]

2 lion cubs play with a puppy [Video]

dog plays with lions

Who says cats and dogs are doomed to be mortal enemies? Sure, at first glance of this video you might think this pup is fixing to get mauled by the two young princes of the pride, but never fear, it’s just a harmless game of predator and prey. Even still, that’s not a game I’d like to play when those lions get a bit older.

Hump Day comic relief: Shit vegans say [Video]

shit vegans say

Taking yourself too seriously is an indication of a closed mind. That said, I give you this very funny “Shit Vegans Say” video. Whether you’re vegetarian or vegan for animal rights reasons, environmental reasons, health reasons, or even just because you hate vegetables and like to see them mutilated on your plate, take a step […]

Friday funny: Hey Yoga Girl [VIDEO]

yoga girl video

We think it’s important to not take yourself too seriously. Whether it be in your job, getting your yoga on, shopping at Whole Foods, training for an athletic event, or just going about your daily life, you’ve got to be able to step back and make a little fun of yourself. In this case, you can just let the clever Smog and Fog guys do it for you.

AMAZING time lapse of the Earth from the ISS

earth iss time lapse

Our little blue orb suspended in the expanse of the cosmos is truly a unique – and beautiful – celestial entity. Check out this entrancing time lapse video of the Earth as shot from the International Space Station. The sequences of photographs were taken by Ron Garan, Satoshi Furukawa and the crew of expeditions 28 […]

Tarra the elephant mourns the loss of her best friend, a dog named Bella

Bella the Dog and Tarra the Elephant

The Tennessee elephant sanctuary became famous a few years ago when news arose of a touching, and most unlikely, relationship that should not have come to be. But it did. It was the best friendship of Bella the dog and Tarra the elephant. Unfortunately Tarra recently discovered Bella’s body, and as with any loss, she mourns her.

Awesome rescue dog learns to enjoy base jumping trips

Cajun the rescue base dog

Cajun was found abandoned at 3 months old. She was adopting by some loving and thrill-seeking owners who realized she was quite nimble navigating the craggy Utah desert. It took a year of training, but Cajun has learned how to navigate a 30-minte hike to reunite with her owners at the car after they do some base jumping. Check out her awesome video.

Pee on this seed packet to check in on Foursquare

pee to check in on foursquare

All of the animal kingdom marks its territory by some biological method…except for humans. We check in on Foursquare to claim some piece of nebulous digital ownership. But now you can build your own biodegradable seed packet that let’s you stake both a physical and virtual claim to a location…while seeding it with a bit more flora too.

Two black bear cubs get flipped out of a hammock

bear cubs in hammock

It’s a hard life romping through the forest, learning to catch your own food, and settling on the best way to scare the scat out of humans at nearby campgrounds, but every now and then even the hardest working bear cubs have to kick back and relax…if only they didn’t get owned by that pesky hammock.

Watch: Jeb Corliss defies death to grind the crack

Amazing Jeb Corliss jump

I wrote about seven extreme green sports on MNN earlier this year and probably should have included wingsuit BASE jumping. This extreme variation of an already extreme sports requires jumpers to turn themselves into flying squirrels using specially made suits and then hurl themselves off mountains to fly down their steep slope, sometimes being literally […]