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Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' Saga is an amazing sci-fi epic. But lets be honest — its real star is Lying Cat, a Cat that can detect when people aren't telling the truth and promptly calls them out for it. Now she's getting a talking plush, and it's pretty damn perfect.

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Anyone who's watched a cat throwing up after munching on grass knows that our feline friends aren't natural plant eaters. So you might be surprised to discover that these carnivorous animals share some important genes that are more typically associated with herbivores. And this might help explain why cats aren't always easy to please when it comes to food.

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Cat sex videos are all the same. The tom mounts the female, she arches her back and moves her tail aside — a response called lordosis, by the way and the two of them get down to the act. But soon afterwards, the yowling starts, followed by the spitting and swiping. Why so angry, kittycat?

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Cats kill billions of small mammals, reptiles, and birds every year. In environments where cats have natural predators, like coyotes in parts of the United States, this isn't a problem. But left unchecked, cats can become an invasive species that damages local ecosystems.

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Apple thinks it's figured out the future of TV, but it's not apps. A few random clicks through YouTube reveals the real media goldmine waiting to be tapped: cats. But why pay for a monthly streaming service when this TV-shaped scratching post provides hours of real-life entertainment?

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Outdoor cats get to massacre untold millions of mice per year, but indoor cats have to make do with balls of yarn and laser pointers. To try bridging the gap, one man built a machine that would only feed his kitty when he 'hunts' down an RFID-chipped plastic ball.