19 Oct '11, 9pm

Saber Tooth Cat Prowling Los Angeles: NEWS FLASH: It is the year 2011, thousands of years after the Ice Age, yet...

Saber Tooth Cat Prowling Los Angeles: NEWS FLASH: It is the year 2011, thousands of years after the Ice Age, yet...

NEWS FLASH: It is the year 2011, thousands of years after the Ice Age, yet you can have a close-encounter with a living, breathing, snarling saber-toothed cat – for the first time ever! To be fair, it is a human that does the breathing , but in an extraordinarily realistic animatronic full-bodied puppet suit. This one-of-a-kind saber-toothed cat suit is the result of a unique collaboration between paleontologists, performance artists and the puppet engineers that brought you Sesame Street’s Snuffleupagus. The idea was to be able to transport 21st century dwellers (that would be you and me!) back to the Pleistocene when thousands of saber-toothed cats (Smilodon fatalis ) roamed, snarled, mated and hunted in the area we now call Los Angeles. At the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits alone more than 2,500 saber-toothed cats have been excavated, thus telling a feline story that spanned 1...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/saber-tooth-cat-prowling...

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care2.com 20 Oct '11, 5pm

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care2.com 23 Oct '11, 12am

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care2.com 20 Oct '11, 1pm

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Common Threads' Inaugural World Festival in Los Angeles | Modern Luxury Thx @AngelenoMag for the shout out.

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modernluxury.com 22 Oct '11, 3am

Please join us for a special evening honoring Common Threads at the London West Hotel's beautiful Hampton Court! At the pr...

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kimong.com 24 Oct '11, 2am

If you know of anyone in Melbourne who would love him, give him a new home and protect him from dogs and thunder storms, p...

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care2.com 20 Oct '11, 2pm

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care2.com 15 Oct '11, 5pm

By Ayelet Waldman, Moms Clean Air Force Guest Blogger When my daughter Sophie was four years old, she was, in many ways, a...

405 Cats Saved At National Feral Cat Day Event | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 20 Oct '11, 4am

October 16 was National Feral Cat Day. To honor the event, the Heaven Can Wait Animal Society in Las Vegas, NV “fixed” 405...

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greenfestivals.org 30 Oct '11, 6pm

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care2.com 17 Oct '11, 10pm

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Natalie Portman Commends Los Angeles Unified School District for Healthy School Lunches

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ecorazzi.com 21 Oct '11, 10pm

Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) was announced as the winner of the 2011 “Golden Carrot Awards” by the Physicia...