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KTVB Boise
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 minutes ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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The News-Times
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
The News-Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Yann Martel at Politics & Prose: Friday, Feb. 12When Canadian author Yann Martel brought us on a maritime voyage with teenaged
Yann Martel at Politics & Prose: Friday, Feb. 12
Washington City Paper / Posted 13 minutes ago
When Canadian author Yann Martel brought us on a maritime voyage with teenaged Pi and his fellow passenger, Richard Parker—the fearsome Bengal tiger that became an unexpectedly comforting companion—he introduced himself as a writer capable of... Read more
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Casino City Times
Top 10 presidential betting stories10. The billiards room at Monticello I would like to add one of these on top o
Top 10 presidential betting stories
Casino City Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
10. The billiards room at Monticello I would like to add one of these on top of my own house, please. (photo by Matt Kozlowski)The Dome Room at the top of Thomas Jefferson's house is the subject of some historical controversy. It's most commonly... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
TO DO LIST: Clare Dunn in Boca Raton, ArtigGras in Jupiter1. HAPPY NEW YEAR! Chinese New Year, Singer/songwriter Clare Dunn will perfor
TO DO LIST: Clare Dunn in Boca Raton, ArtigGras in Jupiter
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 minutes ago
1. HAPPY NEW YEAR! Chinese New Year, Singer/songwriter Clare Dunn will perform in Boca Raton. Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Thunder Norton Museum of Art Celebrate the Year of the Monkey with a dragon dance, Chinese music, art... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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thebee
Multi million pound cuts package passed by Lancashire County CouncilLancashire County Councillors voted through all proposed cuts at the annual bud
Multi million pound cuts package passed by Lancashire County Council
thebee / Posted 26 minutes ago
Lancashire County Councillors voted through all proposed cuts at the annual budget meeting. It sees 84 million pounds slashed from services, including funding for five museums across the county, some bus routes in rural areas and other services,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ligonier Borough OKs applications for Fort Ligonier expansion, renovation | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Ligonier Borough council on Thursday approved app
Ligonier Borough OKs applications for Fort Ligonier expansion, renovation
TribLIVE / Posted 30 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Ligonier Borough council on Thursday approved applications from Fort... Read more
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TribLIVE
Historian to explore little-told success stories of black veterans | TribLIVE Neighborhoods What: Sixth annual African-American Heritage Cel
Historian to explore little-told success stories of black veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 30 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods What: Sixth annual African-American Heritage Celebration panel discussion with retired... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
James Agolia '16, Andrew Nelson '16 win Pyne PrizeJames Agolia ’16 and Andrew Nelson ’16 were named the recipients of the 2016 Mo
James Agolia '16, Andrew Nelson '16 win Pyne Prize
Daily Princetonian / Posted 32 minutes ago
James Agolia ’16 and Andrew Nelson ’16 were named the recipients of the 2016 Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize on Wednesday afternoon. The Pyne Prize is the University’s highest general distinction and is awarded to undergraduates who display excellent... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
South Africa revives 'extinct' zebra subspeciesELANDSBERG, South Africa - In a spectacular valley less than two hours' drive n
South Africa revives 'extinct' zebra subspecies
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 34 minutes ago
ELANDSBERG, South Africa - In a spectacular valley less than two hours' drive north of Cape Town, a small herd of animals provides the chance to travel back in time over more than a century. Rau quagga walk on Elandsfontein farm, in the Riebeeck... Read more
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Colorado Daily
From-the-heart, Valentine's events for couples, and kids, tooLoveland has long owned Valentine's Day, says Nate Webb. It's a given, with a n
From-the-heart, Valentine's events for couples, and kids, too
Colorado Daily / Posted 34 minutes ago
Loveland has long owned Valentine's Day, says Nate Webb. It's a given, with a name like Loveland. But the city has never really owned the holiday, he says. "We've never really taken advantage of that ownership," says Webb, an event organizer.... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
‘I don’t think that we went out and celebrated. ... But it was good to know.’ Blade reporter finds DNA link to Lincoln ZANESVILLE, Ohio — More books have b
‘I don’t think that we went out and celebrated. ... But it was good to know.’
The Toledo Blade / Posted 37 minutes ago
Blade reporter finds DNA link to Lincoln ZANESVILLE, Ohio — More books have been written about Abraham Lincoln than any single historical figure except Jesus... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
Stamford Advocate / Posted 41 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
St. Andrews museum leaves an impressionPANAMA CITY, Fla (WJHG) - On the corner of Beck Ave. and 11th CT. in historic
St. Andrews museum leaves an impression
WJHG Panama City / Posted 44 minutes ago
PANAMA CITY, Fla (WJHG) - On the corner of Beck Ave. and 11th CT. in historic St. Andrews, you'll find a slice of the past. "This is my mother's favorite place to come whenever she went on a field trip," said Museum Coordinator Ryan... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Museum of Sex a bustA title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that
Museum of Sex a bust
Connecticut Post / Posted 48 minutes ago
A title that is more of a come-on than an accurate description, “exhibits” that can be scanned in a few minutes, and a gift shop that seems to be the main attraction, the Museum of Sex is for those “suckers” that old Phineas Taylor claimed were born... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 57 minutes ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Jimi Hendrix’s London home opens up to the publicJimi Hendrix’s former flat in Brook Street in Mayfair, next door to the gaff wh
Jimi Hendrix’s London home opens up to the public
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
Jimi Hendrix’s former flat in Brook Street in Mayfair, next door to the gaff which George Frideric Handel called home, is now open to the public. Your £7.50 entry fee gets you into the room where the rock star slept, caroused and played albums by... Read more
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First Coast News
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
First Coast News / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Living with Crime: An In-Depth ReportBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as A
Living with Crime: An In-Depth Report
WGEM Quincy / Posted an hour ago
Brian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County Sheriff VonderHaar being sworn in at Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Adam's County's new sheriff Brian VonderHaar was sworn in at the Adams County... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New superintendent to host town hall meetingsIllinois doctors report increase respiratory virus sightingsIllinois doctors re
New superintendent to host town hall meetings
WGEM Quincy / Posted an hour ago
Illinois doctors report increase respiratory virus sightingsIllinois doctors report increase respiratory virus sightings Person coughing into their hand. Many people have coughs or sneezes this time of year, but doctors in Illinois report an... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ready, set, tap: Dance at EMP part of Black History Month eventsNorthwest Tap Connection practices in Rainier Valley for Friday evening’s dance
Ready, set, tap: Dance at EMP part of Black History Month events
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
Northwest Tap Connection practices in Rainier Valley for Friday evening’s dance exhibition and discussion about the power of dance in urban communities, at EMP Museum. The all-ages show will feature Northwest Tap Connection youth dancers led by... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Van Vleck Celebrates Frederick SlocumJosephine Ho, Contributing Photographer Feb. 6 marked the 143rd birthday of Fr
Van Vleck Celebrates Frederick Slocum
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted an hour ago
Josephine Ho, Contributing Photographer Feb. 6 marked the 143rd birthday of Frederick Slocum, the original director of the Van Vleck Observatory. To celebrate, the Astronomy Department and the History Department teamed up to throw a party in his... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
KREM.com Spokane / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Spirit Week offers students treatsThe thirteenth annual UR Spirit Week presented students with myriad events and
Spirit Week offers students treats
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted an hour ago
The thirteenth annual UR Spirit Week presented students with myriad events and activities last week, featuring both free food and giveaways. Planned and sponsored by the 2019 and 2018 Class Councils, Spirit Week kicked off with UR’s tunnel painting... Read more
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Asian journal
To places less traveledCAN a region long overcast with unfavorable razzmatazz unveil its true wonder?
To places less traveled
Asian journal / Posted an hour ago
CAN a region long overcast with unfavorable razzmatazz unveil its true wonder? Behind the prejudice and infamy, Mary May Portez follows the road less traveled to discover Northern Mindanao’s underrated beauty. From Camiguin’s rustic je ne sais quoi... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Darwin's bird attack hot spots mapped by ABC radio audience Bird experts have long attributed the behaviour to terr
Darwin's bird attack hot spots mapped
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
by ABC radio audience Bird experts have long attributed the behaviour to territorialism, feeling threatened, and protecting their young during peak nesting and breeding seasons. But where are you most likely to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
EDITORIAL: Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to
EDITORIAL: Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'
SaukValley.com / Posted an hour ago
However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to harbor those fears any longer. Indeed, Lincoln is honored across the nation, 207 years after his birth, with statues, monuments and museums, on Mount Rushmore, on... Read more
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The Age
Bell Shakespeare goes back to the old school with Romeo and JulietActors Alex Williams (Romeo), Kelly Paterniti (Juliet) and Angie Milliken (Lady
Bell Shakespeare goes back to the old school with Romeo and Juliet
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Actors Alex Williams (Romeo), Kelly Paterniti (Juliet) and Angie Milliken (Lady Capulet) in full costume. Photo: Nick Moir In high street fashion, everything outmoded eventually becomes the 'in' thing again. So, too, in Shakespearian theatre. Jeans... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bell Shakespeare goes back to the old school with Romeo and JulietActors Alex Williams (Romeo), Kelly Paterniti (Juliet) and Angie Milliken (Lady
Bell Shakespeare goes back to the old school with Romeo and Juliet
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Actors Alex Williams (Romeo), Kelly Paterniti (Juliet) and Angie Milliken (Lady Capulet) in full costume. Photo: Nick Moir In high street fashion, everything outmoded eventually becomes the 'in' thing again. So, too, in Shakespearian theatre. Jeans... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Six risque and romantic Valentine's destinationsThe infamous Moulin Rouge in Paris. Photo / Supplied Valentine's Day is approa
Six risque and romantic Valentine's destinations
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
The infamous Moulin Rouge in Paris. Photo / Supplied Valentine's Day is approaching fast, and it seems love is in the air in New Zealand. Recent research from cheapflights.co.nz indicates a 135 per cent increase in Kiwis searching for that special... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Activities scheduled during school breakFamily Fun Week at Explore & More Children’s Museum, 300 Gleed Ave., East Auror
Activities scheduled during school break
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
Family Fun Week at Explore & More Children’s Museum, 300 Gleed Ave., East Aurora, will celebrate Presidents’ Day and the Lunar New Year with a variety of activities for youngsters during school break week Monday through next Friday. On Monday, kids... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WLBZ Bangor / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum remembers sinkhole that ate 8 cars
WKYC Cleveland / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
T&T Music Fest celebrates Diamond JubileeThe T&T Music Festival Association celebrates its Diamond Jubilee in 2016, begi
T&T Music Fest celebrates Diamond Jubilee
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted an hour ago
The T&T Music Festival Association celebrates its Diamond Jubilee in 2016, beginning with the hosting of its 31st Music Festival from February 14 to March 12 at venues in North, South and Tobago under the patronage of Dr Nyan Gadsby-Dolly, Minister... Read more
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USA Today
Corvette Museum pays homage to sinkhole that ate 8 carsYou'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet
Corvette Museum pays homage to sinkhole that ate 8 cars
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
You'd think a giant sinkhole that sucks up a display of eight vintage Chevrolet Corvettes might also have sunk the fortunes of the museum in which they are housed right along with it. But that's not the case for the National Corvette Museum in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Marion County residents are running out of time to register to voteBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as A
Marion County residents are running out of time to register to vote
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 hours ago
Brian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County Sheriff VonderHaar being sworn in at Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Adam's County's new sheriff Brian VonderHaar was sworn in at the Adams County... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Missouri proposal would help job seekers with a criminal recordBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as A
Missouri proposal would help job seekers with a criminal record
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 hours ago
Brian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County Sheriff VonderHaar being sworn in at Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Adam's County's new sheriff Brian VonderHaar was sworn in at the Adams County... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Ameren Illinois donates money to help residents stay warmBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as A
Ameren Illinois donates money to help residents stay warm
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 hours ago
Brian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County SheriffBrian VonderHaar sworn in as Adams County Sheriff VonderHaar being sworn in at Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Adam's County's new sheriff Brian VonderHaar was sworn in at the Adams County... Read more
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NBA.com
Shaq, Iverson expected to make finalists cutThere still would have been a traffic jam of candidates around the middle of th
Shaq, Iverson expected to make finalists cut
NBA.com / Posted 2 hours ago
There still would have been a traffic jam of candidates around the middle of the pack, only not stretching as far, in the number to consider and in actual miles. The ranking of the most deserving nominees for the Hall of Fame changed dramatically in... Read more
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Science Daily
Fish larvae are better off in groups, study finds: Fish larvae swim faster, straighter in groupsThe research team compared the movements of both individuals and groups of 10-1
Fish larvae are better off in groups, study finds: Fish larvae swim faster, straighter in groups
Science Daily / Posted 2 hours ago
The research team compared the movements of both individuals and groups of 10-12 in a species of damselfish, Chromis atripectoralis, in their natural environment off Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef. Larvae were observed by divers and by using... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Negro League Baseball celebrates its 96th birthdayFeb. 13, 1920, Andrew “Rube” Foster and eight independent black baseball team o
Negro League Baseball celebrates its 96th birthday
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 hours ago
Feb. 13, 1920, Andrew “Rube” Foster and eight independent black baseball team owners met at the old YMCA building on The Paseo to create the Negro National League, the first successful organized black baseball league. Saturday is the 96th birthday... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Neanderthal DNA linked to depression and other health conditions in humans Photo: Neanderthal DNA is associated with a range of psychiatric, neurologica
Neanderthal DNA linked to depression and other health conditions in humans
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Photo: Neanderthal DNA is associated with a range of psychiatric, neurological and skin conditions, a study suggests. (Flickr: erix) Having Neanderthal DNA in your genes may... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to
Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 hours ago
However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to harbor those fears any longer. Indeed, Lincoln is honored across the nation, 207 years after his birth, with statues, monuments and museums, on Mount Rushmore, on... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Secrets of the Powerhouse Museum vaultInside the Powerhouse Museum‘s underground vault | DailyTelegraph SearchUse ke
Secrets of the Powerhouse Museum vault
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Inside the Powerhouse Museum‘s underground vault | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website A collection of old lollie and foot tins from the Powerhouse vault. LIKE... Read more
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