Turtle marriage on the rocks after 100 years
The world's most notable animal union may not be Lady and the Tramp, nor Beauty and the Beast. Instead, perhaps it is Bibi and Poldi, the giant turtles at an Austrian zoo that have been "married" for over 100 years.
The pair, both 115-years-old and experiencing relationship woes just like the rest of us, are long in the tooth, sure, but where might they rank among some of the world's oldest creatures? Click through to find out.
Before the advent of agriculture 10,000 years ago, humans got their food by hunting, gathering, and fishing. Scientists are turning to these ancient me... More Before the advent of agriculture 10,000 years ago, humans got their food by hunting, gathering, and fishing. Scientists are turning to these ancient methods of subsistence for insights into how we can feed our growing global population in years to come—without overwhelming the planet. In its September 2014 issue, National Geographic magazine explores the evolution of the human diet across a wide spectrum of cultures: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/evolution-of-diet/ By 2050 we'll need to feed two billion more people. Click here for a special eight-month series exploring how we can do that—without overwhelming the planet: http://food.nationalgeographic.com.
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