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  • The Cheetah Conspiracy
    The Cheetah Conspiracy
    Dateline December 24, 2011. Legendary film star Cheetah the chimpanzee monkey passes away. Was his death of natural causes or was he brutally murdered in his bungalow in the West Hollywood hills? The conspiracy theory lives on to this day with...
  • Two cheetahs in the Serengeti
    Cheetahs of Tanzania marked by reduced gene pool
    Ahh..the energetic and streamlined cheetah has to be a favorite of many a visitor to Tanzania. They only eat what they hunt and are found in the grasslands, savannas, and woodlands of Africa. The fastest land animal in the world, they are capable...
  • Things are looking up at Busch Gardens Tampa
    Things are looking up at Busch Gardens Tampa
    There must be something in the water in Central Florida, as it seems like new and exciting projects are springing up out of the ground in the area's many themed attractions. As the original theme park and zoological preserve, the creative team...
  • Fashion Girl Katy Perry
    Katy Perry is bringing her style to Chicago
    By Nicole Pratl, Chicago Style and Fashion ExaminerIt's no secret that Katy Perry's fashion style is as unpredictable as it is unique, but her concert wardrobe is what seems to wow audiences the most.Like any Cher fan, many of Katy Perry&...
  • WildCat Robot
    Boston Dynamics' newest robot can gallop and bound like a wildcat
    For anyone scared of robots, this just might be too much. According to Discovery News on Oct. 4, Boston Dynamics has just introduced the WildCat, a robot that can jump and gallop like a horse and it's the fastest four-legged robot in the world...
  • Impala escapes hungry cheetah by jumping into tourist car in South Africa.
    Impala escapes hungry cheetahs by jumping into car
    An impala leaped through the open window of an SUV filled with Safari tourists at South Africa’s Kruger National Park, as two cheetahs were about to kill the animal according to KTVB on July 11.The impala avoided an almost certain death when...
  • Impala escapes cheetah
    Impala escapes cheetah by leaping into tourists' car
    A quick-thinking impala escaped almost certain death after leaping into a car full of tourists to avoid two cheetahs that were pursuing it.The lucky animal had been separated from its herd in Kruger National Park, South Africa, and looked to be...
  • Toddlers enjoy cheetahs as a pets
    Real-life 'Jungle Book': toddlers living among cheetahs
    This week marks Be kind to Animals Week and the following story couldn’t be more fitting. The Daily Mail UK reported today that three-year-old Malan and his sister Kayla, one, not only live among two live cheetahs, but are best friends with...
  • Cheetah
    DARPA's Cheetah robot 'outruns' the world's fastest human
    As we watched this Defense Advance Research Projects Agency (DARPA) video of a headless robot "cheetah" running at 28.3 MPH, the first thing we thought of was Steve Austin, the "Six Million Dollar Man," and the theme music to...
  • Olympian sprinters: National Zoo named Cheetah Cubs after fastest Americans
    Olympian sprinters: National Zoo named Cheetah Cubs after fastest Americans
    The world's second fastestrunners impart something very personal with the new 3-month-old cubs, their “names”. Both the Cheetah cubs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and the U.S. Olympic sprinters have been demonstrating...
  • A Hollywood Legend
    The passing of a Hollywood legend
    (Note: Going through my dead pile of articles the other day I found this, slated to be published on December 29, 2011. Editors squashed my original article because entailed my investigation into the death as a murder conspiracy and ensuing cover...
  • Fierce finish to Winter
    Scratching for Spring
    Get your claws out, fashionistas. Spring is almost here, but sometimes we need a little animal instinct to get us there. Enter the fashion world's current animal print obsession. I know, you many have bad memories of trashy outfits with a...
  • Cheetah, along with co-stars Maureen O'Sullivan and Johnny Weissmuller
    Cheetah, beloved simian-American character actor, dead at about 80
    Cheetah, a beloved character actor in the Tarzan movies of the early 30’s passed away at the age of about 80. No one could find the original birth certificate, but everyone agreed that ‘about’ 80 was his approximate age. Some...
  • Cheetah
    Hollywood legend dies
    (Note: Going through my dead pile of articles the other day I found this, slated to be published on December 29, 2011. Editors squashed my original article because it entailed my investigation into the death of the chimpanzee monkeyas a murder...
  • The Pink Cheetah
    The Pink Cheetah
    Depressed and unable to lift herself from the existence of her couch, described the life of Mary Morgan after she lost her job. She sat on that couch day after day trying hard to make sense of things, trying to figure out a new direction for her...