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Entomologists described Scaptia beyonceae, a new golden-haired “diva of flies.”

Industry estimate of the life span of the average umbrella (in years):

2.5

A deaf dog belonging to a deaf owner was shot and killed in Alabama, and an Indiana dog’s skin troubles were found to be caused by an allergy to humans. “It’s just not his fault,” said the owner of Lucky Dog Retreat.

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