Benedict Cumberbatch and Jimmy Fallon Crack Each Other Up in This Police Interrogation Scene — TIME

Cumberbatch, Sherlock, Television, Uncategorized

Benedict Cumberbatch is an Oscar-nominated actor, so when he stopped by The Tonight Show during his Doctor Strange press tour, Jimmy Fallon had no choice but to ask him to join him for the latest installment of Mad Lib Theater. In advance of their theater performance, Fallon asked Cumberbatch to help him play a game…

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Help the Hedgehogs! — rambling ratz

Animals, Hedgehogs, Uncategorized, Wildlife

Eight year old Daisy designed these fabulous posters to raise awareness of the plight of hedgehogs. It is very heartening to see young people caring about the future of our native wildlife. Daisy is a great hedgehog advocate, she has even appeared on the BBC’s “Newsround”. Hedgehog numbers have declined dramatically in the UK and […]

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Protecting Nature: The Photographs That Moved Them Most — TIME

#photography, #photos, Animals, Big Cats, Nature, Pictures, Uncategorized, Wildlife

Wildlife photographers play a major role in preserving what’s left of our fragile ecosystem – from capturing the effects of climate change on our planet to documenting species on the brink of extinction as they can no longer adapt to the changes that surround them. The greatest wildlife photographers are highly skilled experts with a…

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One Quarter of California Is Now Free of Drought — TIME

California, Climate Change, Cows, Drought, Farming, Farms, Rain, Uncategorized

This is great news for farmers, retailers and consumers!

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A heavy dousing of autumn rain in Northern California has lifted a quarter of the state out of drought, the highest percentage in more than three years, according to a new federal report. Water officials who oversaw mandatory water conservation by cities and towns emphasized that 75% of the state remains…

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The way doctors give patients bad news can teach us all something about how to have hard conversations — Quartz

Death, Doctors, Health, Hospitals, Life, Uncategorized

It’s not uncommon for Andrew Epstein to spend sleepless nights replaying scenes from his day and wondering what more he could have done for his patients. Often, the answer is nothing—but that still doesn’t help his insomnia. Epstein is an oncologist at the Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center in New York. His job requires conversations…

via The way doctors give patients bad news can teach us all something about how to have hard conversations — Quartz