This crack in an Antarctic ice shelf is growing. Here’s what happens if it breaks off.

A huge crack in an Antarctic ice shelf now has a second branch, researchers announced Monday.

The main crack in the Larsen C ice shelf is already 110 miles long.

“The iceberg is likely to break free within the next few months simply because the leverage of 175km (108 miles) of the iceberg on 20km (12 miles) of what remains connected to the ice shelf is overwhelming,” Adrian Luckman with the British research group, Project Midas, explained in a blog post.

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Liquor runs thicker than blood for these modern-day moonshiners

Howling Moon Distillery in Asheville, North Carolina, is more than just a business — it’s a family legacy.

Brothers Cody and Austin Bradford are modern-day moonshiners, but there’s something that sets them and their product apart. Cody explained that a lot of the products labeled “moonshine” today are really just vodka that hasn’t been filtered.

But the Bradford family makes a traditional moonshine, which is a high-proof liquor typically made from corn. Unlike whiskey, moonshine isn’t aged.

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Creative arts therapy is helping heal service members’ invisible wounds of war

U.S. Army Spc. Tyler McGibbon was severely wounded in Kuwait in 2014 when his Humvee rolled and threw him 35-40 feet.

Doctors had to remove 3 percent of McGibbon’s brain and he woke up from a coma three months later.

As part of his recovery, McGibbon was referred to the healing arts program at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), which is part of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

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Dyeing Easter eggs is a holiday tradition. But dyeing chicks might make you an outlaw.

Colorful chicks are often given as festive Easter gifts, but about half of states in the U.S. have laws against artificially dyeing them or pets in general.

Dyeing chicks, rabbits or ducks in California is actually a misdemeanor. In Massachusetts, it’s punishable by a $100 fine.

Back in 2012, Florida lifted a 45-year-old ban on artificially coloring animals, according to the New York Times.

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These moms are cannabis industry leaders and they’re facing the stigma that comes with it

When you think of cannabis, it’s unlikely you think of moms.

However, women — some of whom are juggling families — hold 36 percent of executive-level leadership positions in the cannabis industry, according to Marijuana Business Daily.

That’s significantly higher than the 22 percent average for U.S. companies in general, according to 2014 data published by the Pew Research Center.

Chanda Macias and Leah Heise are among the moms leading the way in the cannabis industry.

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Spiders eat tons of prey each year. So they could theoretically eat every human in a year.

When you’re walking outside and you suddenly feel something brush across your arm, do you immediately fear the worst? The worst is a spider, of course.

Well, arachnids are about to get a little more terrifying.

Spiders consume anywhere from 400-800 million tons of prey during a given year, according to a new study published earlier this month in the journal The Science of Nature.

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Coral bleaching is a big problem for marine ecosystems. Here’s why.

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is experiencing its second year in a row of mass coral bleaching, according to the Australian government’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

Bleaching events occur when corals are exposed to warmer ocean temperatures than they’re used to for an extended period of time. That causes the algae that live within the coral, which gives them their color, to be expelled from the coral.

What’s left is the clear tissue over the skeleton of the coral, which makes it appear white.

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‘Beauty and the Beast’ and stories like it truly are tales as old as time

Disney’s remake of “Beauty and the Beast” comes out March 17, but that fairy tale, like many others, can be traced back thousands of years.

When you think of these popular fairy tales, authors like The Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen often come to mind.

Researchers from Durham University in the United Kingdom, however, found that many of these tales began as oral traditions and some are even older than the earliest literary records.

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This photographer wants women of all ages to know ‘Strong is the New Pretty’

Georgia-based photographer Kate T. Parker has a message for women and girls all over the world: “Strong is the New Pretty.”

That message also happens to be the title of her new book, which was released March 7. “Strong is the New Pretty” showcases 200 girls across the country just being themselves.

The book was fittingly released the day before International Women’s Day, which is also during Women’s History Month.

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Pinball is making a huge comeback. And it’s not the only retro game doing so.

Kevin Perone’s early childhood memories consist of piles of quarters and playing pinball.

Now, as the co-owner of Lyman’s Tavern in Washington, D.C., he’s introducing the retro game to a new generation. His bar, which has 11 pinball tables, is just one of the many arcade-themed bars popping up across the country.

“Our customer base here is more people in their 30s and above but when the millennials come in they’re definitely drawn to the pinball machines,” Perone said. “A lot of them have never played before in their lives.”

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