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Daily GIFs: March 31, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. The feeling of Monday morning. 2. Who's leading whom right now? 3. The breakfast of champions. 4. Belly flop. 5. "Is it nap time yet?" Share this on Facebook Get another dose of adorable animals:...

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Bullfrogs like Rosie the Ribeter have astounded scientists with their jumping ability, and now a new study reveals how these star frogs kick amphibian butt in jumping contests. It turns out that we have underestimated frog jumping ability, and also that jockeys - the enthusiastic people who enter the frogs in contests - employ some clever tricks. There's even something akin to frog whispering. Henry Astley, a researcher at Georgia Tech University, concluded that after spending time studying how prize-winning bullfrogs and...

10 Animals That Rained From the Sky

Although it's never literally rained cats and dogs, it actually has poured frogs, fish and other real-life creatures. You may not have witnessed any of the apocalyptic-like occurrences, but reports of "raining" animals date back to ancient civilization, and some have occurred as recently as a couple of months ago.…

An outbreak of salmonella linked to pet African dwarf frogs sickened nearly 400 people between 2008 and 2011. Now, according to a new report in the medical journal Pediatrics, the Centers for Disease Control is warning that frogs linked to the outbreak may still be present in some homes. Because the frogs can live to be up to 18 years old, it is likely that some of the outbreak-linked frogs are still living in home aquariums belonging to unsuspecting owners. Five more illnesses linked to the frogs occurred last year,...