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Australian Vet Removed a Brain Tumor From a Goldfish Named George

57 minutes agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The BBC is reporting that a goldfish in Australia is now recovering from a successful surgery in which a tumor was removed from its brain. Read more...

The Legacy of Lonesome George: Rescuing Tortoises from Extinction

Authors: George Lewis and Cecilia Alvear They look invincible-with their built-in body armor and their enormous bulk. But giant tortoises, the very symbol of the Galápagos, are among the most devastated creatures on the islands. Pickup...Show More Summary

Tuesday Evening Open Thread: Happy News

Jessica Roy at NYMag reports: A 10-year-old goldfish was going to die from a brain tumor if it didn’t undergo a complicated operation. Knowing their beloved pet could live for 20 more years if the surgery was successful, George the goldfish’s owners decided to pony up hundreds of dollars to save the little guy…. Pictures [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Goldfish named George gets life-saving surgery

10 hours agoTechnology : Tech Talk

The complex surgery "went swimmingly," according to a statement from the animal hospital where the operation took place

Brain tumor removed from tiny goldfish

14 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

George is recovering after the "high-risk" $200 operation, and may now live another 20 years. Surgeon Dr. Tristan Rich described the procedure as "fiddly."

Mid-Century Canada Icons

14 hours agoArts / Graphic Design : Abduzeedo

Canadian designer Michael George Haddad decided to design a simple, strong icon for each of Canada's 13 provinces and territories. Mid-Century style. Enjoy! For more from Michael George Haddad visit and Alberta British...Show More Summary

George Clooney to Be 2014’s Cecil B. DeMille Recipient

George Clooney, the benevolent King of Hollywood and soon-to-be-removed from Most Eligible Bachelor’s lists, will receive the Cecil B.… Read More

Goldfish Avoids Sleeping With The Fishes By Undergoing Brain Surgery

A goldfish from Australia underwent delicate brain surgery to avoid being put to sleep and has pulled through the procedure successfully. The 10-year-old goldfish named George had a tumor sticking out from his head, according to Business Insider. Show More Summary

Headline News from - September 16, 2014

On the Web: Coming Soon! On the Wires: Merchants to Benefit from TNS’ New Encryption Solutions - George Peabody, Senior Director at Glenbrook Partners, said: “Consumers place trust in merchants when they share their personal cardholder data and if this trust is violated through a data breach it damages that merchant’s reputation and bottom line. Show More Summary

Attorney general wants to quiz Tim Cook about Apple Watch privacy

Tim Cook may have been on the receiving end of welcoming notes from other watchmakers now the Apple Watch has been announced, but not every note has been so friendly. On Monday, the office of Connecticut attorney general George Jepsen revealed … Read more ›

Australian man pays $200 to have tumor removed from goldfish

Owner Pip Joyce stumped up the cash after he spotted a large growth developing on her 10-year-old swimmer George's head.

10-year-old goldfish survives surgery to remove tumor

George the goldfish is doing swimmingly after having a tumor removed from his head last week. The family of the 10-year-old goldfish noticed the growth, and took George into the Lort Smith Animal Hospital in Melbourne. Surgeon — not sturgeon — Dr. Show More Summary Launches Debut Eyewear Collection, ill.i Optics

Entrepreneur and glasses connoisseur has partnered with designer George Gorrow to launch his first-ever eyewear collection, ill.i Optics. Designed in Los Angeles, handmade in Italy and born from a passion for experimental eyewear… Launches Debut Eyewear Collection, ill.i Optics is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.

Analysis: Poultry ‘Feed Tickets’ Show Systematic Antibiotics Use

On Monday, Reuters published its analysis of “feed tickets” from Tyson Foods, Pilgrim’s Pride, Perdue Farms, George’s and Koch Foods in order to illustrate how U.S. poultry producers systematically feed antibiotics to their chickens....Show More Summary

Surgeon Removes Brain Tumor from Goldfish

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

(Photo: Lort Smith) George is a 10-year old goldfish that lives in Australia. He had a brain tumor that was gradually impairing his health. So his owner, Pip Joyce, paid a veterinarian at the Lort Smith Animal Hospital in Melbourne to surgically remove it. Show More Summary

Writing Poetry to Save Your Life: An Interview with Maria Mazziotti Gillan

Maria Mazziotti Gillan is a recipient of the 2014 George Garrett Award for Outstanding Community Service in Literature from AWP, the 2011 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award from Poets & Writers, and the 2008 American Book Award for her book, All That Lies Between Us (Guernica Editions). Show More Summary

Perdue receives nod from former President George H.W. Bush

In the battle for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat, Republican corporate exec David Perdue has nabbed an crucial endorsement from former President George H.W. Bush. - who just happens to be one of challenger Michelle Nunn's former co-workers.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Internet Outrage Is Urban Outfitters' De Facto Business Model

"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it," goes the oft-quoted aphorism from 19th century philosopher George Santayana's "The Life of Reason." So it was on Monday morning, when Urban Outfitter's latest piece ofShow More Summary

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