"Frozen," Walt Disney Animation's adventure tale of two sisters trying to put an end to their kingdom's endless winter, is on track to break a box office record for the studio this weekend.
With its dramatic Nordic landscape, soaring music and a fabulous ensemble led by Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, Disney's 'Frozen' is a magical 3-D winter wonderland.
Disney has long employed women in animation, but 'Frozen's' Jennifer Lee and 'Get a Horse's' Lauren MacMullan are directing.
It may look like a mouse, but it’s actually related to an elephant. Meet the adorable Etendeka round-eared sengi, a newly discovered species of "elephant shrew" that lives in an isolated part of Namibia. Known formally as Macroscelides micus, this diminutive sengi sports pinkish skin underneath its hair and a long, almost trunk-like "proboscis"; it can stick its little tongue several millimeters beyond its long snout. Newly described in the Journal of Mammalogy, it's the smallest of the 19 known sengi species, stretching about 7.3 inches long and weighing less than an ounce. The sengi are known to mate for life, and scientists study their monogamous...