September – Addax calfYou may never have heard of the addax before, but like most baby animals, their calves are pretty darn cute. This male addax calf was born at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo on Sept. 4, to 15-year-old mom, Mona. The calf was the fourth male born at the zoo this year and all are important births for the species (Addax nasomaculatus), which is a critically endangered type of antelope native to the Sahara that is threatened by hunting and habitat loss. … [Read more...] about Gallery: Zoo Babies Born in 2013
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Julia Ward Howe, the wife of a Boston abolitionist, wrote this hymn during the Civil War after visiting the Union army encamped on the Potomac near Washington, D.C. The hymn first appeared in the Atlantic Monthly in 1862 and went on to become the rallying anthem of Union soldiers. It later inspired American soldiers in World War II as well as civil rights activists in the 1960s. "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" is the source of the title for John Steinbeck's book "Grapes of Wrath" and is considered to be the unofficial anthem of the Republican Party. … [Read more...] about What Are the Origins of Famous Patriotic Songs?
"Thousands of exoplanets have been identified so far, but little is known about how they form," study lead author Anthony Boccaletti, of the Observatoire de Paris at the Université Paris Sciences et Lettres in France, said in the same statement. "We need to observe very young systems to really capture the moment when planets form." … [Read more...] about Baby exoplanet spotted growing around distant star (photo)
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