MNN Everyone is 'tidying up.' Are thrift stores bursting at the seams? 2019-01-20T14:16:01.000000000+00:00 Some people are letting go of items that don't spark joy. Others are hoping to benefit from that. 6 facts about the strikingly beautiful snowy owl 2019-01-19T16:08:24.000000000+00:00 Snowy owls are winged masters of the tundra. Here are six amazing facts about this majestic bird. This is why I wear my hair in a bun when I sleep 2019-01-19T15:05:28.000000000+00:00 Here are the many reasons those with long hair should wear it in a bun to sleep. Plus, the unconventional hair band that keeps your hair in great shape. Why the 5 freedoms of animal welfare matter 2019-01-19T13:05:15.000000000+00:00 Hoarding and neglect cases hit us hard because we can't imagine people who don't take care of their animals. We are living in an era of high frequency asteroid strikes 2019-01-19T03:47:37.000000000+00:00 New study proves that we're living at a time that's at higher risk for impacts than previous eras. Our sun will become a solid crystal in about 10 billion years 2019-01-18T20:14:12.000000000+00:00 Astronomers have discovered the first evidence that some stars solidify into crystal, and it could change how we understand star lifecycles. How a cartoon raccoon started a biological invasion in Japan 2019-01-18T20:07:19.000000000+00:00 A cartoon pet raccoon named Rascal the Raccoon started a pet craze that is still wreaking havoc in Japan, even decades later. Man fulfills goal of dancing with 1,000 people around the world 2019-01-18T18:46:55.000000000+00:00 This project of positivity resulted in a global dance video that will make you smile. This runaway cow is so elusive, they're calling her 'ghost in the darkness' 2019-01-18T18:24:33.000000000+00:00 After bolting from the rodeo, an Alaskan cow named Betsy has evaded drones, search parties and even a SWAT team. 5 questions you should ask yourself before taking a selfie with an animal 2019-01-18T17:14:40.000000000+00:00 The barrage of Darwin Award-worthy and just plain cruel animal selfie photos in the news is our cue for a reality check.