The search for Yvonne, the cow that dashed to freedom just before she was to be transported to a slaughterhouse in Germany, has been called off. Yvonne has been living in the Bavarian forest for nearly 100 days, resisting sophisticated attempts to capture her.
Counting butterflies. While this may sound like something as possible and practical as herding cats, there's some science to it, and even the first-time butterfly counter will find himself quite the amateur within an hour, and an expert by the end of the day.
With temperatures up around 100 degrees again in the D.C. area, staying inside is often the best bet for residents, but that's not an option for participants at the Loudoun County Fair going on this week.
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