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The Clarion-Ledger
Nissan Foundation awards grantsCatholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Atlanta, "Refugee Education and Engage
Nissan Foundation awards grants
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 hours ago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Atlanta, "Refugee Education and Engagement Project" – $10,000  Fernbank Museum of Natural History, "Winter Wonderland: Celebrations and Traditions Around the World" – $10,000  The Community... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Voyaging back into life centuries agoto change this.media_cameraA map from the expedition of two large coves on the
Voyaging back into life centuries ago
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
to change this.media_cameraA map from the expedition of two large coves on the northeast coast of Kangaroo Island. “The Museum of Natural History in Le Havre is really forward thinking about the importance of Baudin’s stories to Australians, and... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CATREVER DIAS After saying hello to Chad—the 70-plus-foot blue whale skeleton th
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
TREVER DIAS After saying hello to Chad—the 70-plus-foot blue whale skeleton that greets visitors at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History on May 30—I enter the museum, pay my dues, and get a bracelet for the Butterflies Alive! exhibit,... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
GEAR UP Money Spent On Waterparks, Starbucks, Casinos And Moretransactions to Water World in 2013 in Denver for $4,912. In 2012, nearly $2,00
GEAR UP Money Spent On Waterparks, Starbucks, Casinos And More
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
transactions to Water World in 2013 in Denver for $4,912. In 2012, nearly $2,000 was spent at the Denver Zoo and the Denver Museum of Natural History. All of these transactions were listed as "supplies." There was also money spent on attractions... Read more
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The Hindu
The great animal orchestra blends in croaks, howls and squeaksKrause said. “It looks like the caves at Lascaux.” There are also black-and-wh
The great animal orchestra blends in croaks, howls and squeaks
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Krause said. “It looks like the caves at Lascaux.” There are also black-and-white photographs of dioramas at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, taken by Hiroshi Sugimoto, and photographs of birds by the Japanese photographer... Read more
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Business Insider
Great whites are back in Cape Cod — here's what you need to knowof sharks were repeatedly seen approaching the shore. But beachgoers shouldn't
Great whites are back in Cape Cod — here's what you need to know
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
of sharks were repeatedly seen approaching the shore. But beachgoers shouldn't worry too much. According to the Florida Museum of Natural History, sharks only kill an average of 10 people a year. Humans, on the other hand, kill 20 to 30 million... Read more
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The Verge
Near-perfect wings from dinosaur times discovered in amberanimal life, with as much as 30 percent featuring "phenomenal biodiversity," ac
Near-perfect wings from dinosaur times discovered in amber
The Verge / Posted yesterday
animal life, with as much as 30 percent featuring "phenomenal biodiversity," according to David Grimaldi at the American Museum of Natural History. But much of that amber comes from unregulated mines in the north of the country, with some of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Explore the powerhouse of the Western worldwere great. I spent too much time exploring the Sculpture Gardens, the National
Explore the powerhouse of the Western world
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
were great. I spent too much time exploring the Sculpture Gardens, the National Air and Space Museum, the National Museum of Natural History, the National Art Gallery, the African American History and Culture Museum, the African Art Museum,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Pterosaurs Land at Natural History Museum Exhibitexhibit ready to debut on Sunday, July 3. "Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Di
Pterosaurs Land at Natural History Museum Exhibit
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
exhibit ready to debut on Sunday, July 3. "Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs" was organized by the American Museum of Natural History, so count on a caboodle of informative displays and interactive experiences, the kind of stuff... Read more
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TribLIVE
Carnegie Museum of Natural History adds new mystery to Bird Hall | TribLIVE For years, when children turned the knob on the curious, half-si
Carnegie Museum of Natural History adds new mystery to Bird Hall
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE For years, when children turned the knob on the curious, half-sized wooden door at the Carnegie Museum of... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Grant to expand FHSU Sternberg Museum of Natural History’s paleontology collectionthe National Science Foundation will expand the reach of paleontology studies a
Grant to expand FHSU Sternberg Museum of Natural History’s paleontology collection
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the National Science Foundation will expand the reach of paleontology studies at Fort Hays State University’s Sternberg Museum of Natural History, 3000 Sternberg Drive. “The grant will allow the Sternberg Museum to hire FHSU graduate and... Read more
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TribLIVE
One of nation’s top 100 festivals showcases old, newthe Westmoreland Art Nationals Juried Fine Art Exhibit, the Pittsburgh Zoo's “W
One of nation’s top 100 festivals showcases old, new
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
the Westmoreland Art Nationals Juried Fine Art Exhibit, the Pittsburgh Zoo's “Wonders of Wildlife” show and Carnegie Museum of Natural History exhibits. Musical performances will range from the Country Strings old-time square dancing; Tusk,... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Robert Brunner, 89, Woodstockgranddaughters, Stephanie Cain and Jennifer (Jason) Heeres; and three great-gra
Robert Brunner, 89, Woodstock
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 2 days ago
granddaughters, Stephanie Cain and Jennifer (Jason) Heeres; and three great-grandsons, Benjamin, Nicholas and Zachary Heeres. He was preceded in death by his wife. Donations in his memory can be made to the Field Museum of Natural History, Chic... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Forget sharks, cows are nature’s real threatbeaches, it’s important to maintain perspective. According to the Internationa
Forget sharks, cows are nature’s real threat
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
beaches, it’s important to maintain perspective. According to the International Shark Attack File managed by the Florida Museum of Natural History — the longest running database on shark attacks — there have been just over 32 incidents off the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cleveland, a city on the reboundfind Cleveland Orchestra's Severance Hall and Wade Park, which includes the Cle
Cleveland, a city on the rebound
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
find Cleveland Orchestra's Severance Hall and Wade Park, which includes the Cleveland Botanical Garden and the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. The museum displays the 3.2 million-year-old bones of Lucy, an array of dinosaur skeletons, a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Christy Clark spoke on ancestral remains without Haida input: curatorlast week’s event, Ms. Clark also made reference to a Haida canoe that is curre
Christy Clark spoke on ancestral remains without Haida input: curator
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
last week’s event, Ms. Clark also made reference to a Haida canoe that is currently on display at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York. Ms. Collison says Peter Whiteley, a curator at the AMNH, was the first person... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
11-old shark bite victim describes attackexpert George Burgess confirmed that it was. Burgess is a curator of the Inter
11-old shark bite victim describes attack
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
expert George Burgess confirmed that it was. Burgess is a curator of the International Shark Attack File at the Florida Museum of Natural History. After inspecting pictures of the wounds, he told WCTI there is no doubt it is the result of a... Read more
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Salon.com
How Chicago lost the George Lucas museum: A cautionary talethan just a natural setting. It is already home to some of Chicago’s world-clas
How Chicago lost the George Lucas museum: A cautionary tale
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
than just a natural setting. It is already home to some of Chicago’s world-class museums. The Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum of Natural History, and the Adler Planetarium are all located on the museum campus. These institutions draw millions... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
World-class attractionsappreciate what Houston has to offer. This district actually has over 7million
World-class attractions
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
appreciate what Houston has to offer. This district actually has over 7million visitors a year. We decided to visit the Museum of Natural History which took us a whole day and what an amazing place. No amount of money has been spared to make... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Finding native milkweed plants can be trickyNative Nurseries, the Florida Wildflower Foundation and the Maguire Center for
Finding native milkweed plants can be tricky
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Native Nurseries, the Florida Wildflower Foundation and the Maguire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity at the Florida Museum of Natural History. “Natives are adapted to our climate and soil,” said Jaret Daniels, associated curator. “But until... Read more
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heraldscotland
Uncovered: the 'forgotten' stories of Scotland's trailblazing women scientistssea creatures such as starfish and sea urchins. For most of her working life s
Uncovered: the 'forgotten' stories of Scotland's trailblazing women scientists
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
sea creatures such as starfish and sea urchins. For most of her working life she was the crustacean expert at the British Museum of Natural History, now known as the Natural History Museum, and was the first woman to be appointed to a full-time... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Museum receives funding for technology interactivesWe’re excited to be able to engage the community through technology, and are th
Museum receives funding for technology interactives
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
We’re excited to be able to engage the community through technology, and are thankful for the support of DCCF.” To learn more about the Midwest Museum of Natural History, 425 W. State St. in Sycamore, and upcoming events, visit w... Read more
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The North West Star
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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The Courier
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinationscongregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's H
Ten great overlooked cities within an hour of big-ticket destinations
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
congregate around Church Square, while a strong museum includes Paul Kruger's House – devoted to the Boer leader – the Museum of Natural History and the Correctional Services Museum. The latter is at the Pretoria Central Prison, where political... Read more
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Al.com
Try not to jump while watching this Alabama woman touch a 'mean snake'the 30-second clip to see the reactions of the "mean snake" and Munoz. Munoz s
Try not to jump while watching this Alabama woman touch a 'mean snake'
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
the 30-second clip to see the reactions of the "mean snake" and Munoz. Munoz said the proceeds she receives from licensing the video to ViralHog will be donated to Camp McDowell in Nauvoo and the Auburn University Museum of Nat... Read more
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Quartz
Hello, I’m Johnny Cash the tarantula: Why new species are named after celebritieshis song “Folsom Prison Blues.” “It fit perfectly,” explains Dr. Chris Hamilto
Hello, I’m Johnny Cash the tarantula: Why new species are named after celebrities
Quartz / Posted 7 days ago
his song “Folsom Prison Blues.” “It fit perfectly,” explains Dr. Chris Hamilton, a postdoctoral researcher at the Florida Museum of Natural History at the University of Florida in Gainesville. “I’m a huge Johnny Cash fan so the fact that the name... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Peabody Gives The Story Behind The Boneshis family to be dazzled by the various fierce ceretopsians and other holdings
Peabody Gives The Story Behind The Bones
New Haven Independent / Posted 7 days ago
his family to be dazzled by the various fierce ceretopsians and other holdings of our hometown treasure, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. He was part of a festive crowd chatting after a whirwind tour of the history of the museum... Read more
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The Washington Times
Smithsonian Pollinator Garden focuses on importance of pollinationthat. We want to make sure we’re sending people out with the right knowledge,”
Smithsonian Pollinator Garden focuses on importance of pollination
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
that. We want to make sure we’re sending people out with the right knowledge,” Mr. Gagliardi said. The Pollinator Garden sits adjacent to the National Museum of Natural History on Constitution Avenue NW. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a w... Read more
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WA Today
Seeing compulsory, believing optionalin a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosauru
Seeing compulsory, believing optional
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
in a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosaurus Rex in your home thanks to the American Museum of Natural History app, while augmented reality games let you play with cuddly virtual toys or hunt monsters using a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Seeing compulsory, believing optionalin a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosauru
Seeing compulsory, believing optional
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
in a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosaurus Rex in your home thanks to the American Museum of Natural History app, while augmented reality games let you play with cuddly virtual toys or hunt monsters using a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Seeing compulsory, believing optionalin a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosauru
Seeing compulsory, believing optional
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
in a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosaurus Rex in your home thanks to the American Museum of Natural History app, while augmented reality games let you play with cuddly virtual toys or hunt monsters using a... Read more
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The Age
Seeing compulsory, believing optionalin a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosauru
Seeing compulsory, believing optional
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
in a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosaurus Rex in your home thanks to the American Museum of Natural History app, while augmented reality games let you play with cuddly virtual toys or hunt monsters using a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Seeing compulsory, believing optionalin a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosauru
Seeing compulsory, believing optional
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
in a new fridge or stove to see if it will fit. You can unleash a Tyrannosaurus Rex in your home thanks to the American Museum of Natural History app, while augmented reality games let you play with cuddly virtual toys or hunt monsters using a... Read more
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The MidWeek
Midwest Museum hosts Rockin' for the Reptileswelcomes approximately 1,500 students on field trips and special programs who l
Midwest Museum hosts Rockin' for the Reptiles
The MidWeek / Posted 8 days ago
welcomes approximately 1,500 students on field trips and special programs who learn from interacting with these live animals. The Midwest Museum of Natural History is located at 425 W. State St. in Sycamore. Visit www.mmnh.org for more informa... Read more
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PhysOrg
How the mouse outlived the giantof the nose and lips," says Benoit. Fossil of a Galesaurus, a cynodont closely
How the mouse outlived the giant
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
of the nose and lips," says Benoit. Fossil of a Galesaurus, a cynodont closely related to Thrinaxodon. Credit: Iziko Museum of Natural History The multidisciplinary team's research suggests that a mammal-like mobile snout evolved around... Read more
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International Business Times
Facebook paying more than $50m to media companies and celebrities to create live video content Food and travel video producer Tastemade will receive around $1m for a 12-month
Facebook paying more than $50m to media companies and celebrities to create live video content
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Food and travel video producer Tastemade will receive around $1m for a 12-month contract. The list includes the American Museum of Natural History in New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, music DJs Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell, sports team... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Big Fight Over Fossilssomething that paleoanthropologists traditionally had not done. Ian Tattersall,
The Big Fight Over Fossils
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
something that paleoanthropologists traditionally had not done. Ian Tattersall, a paleoanthropologist at the American Museum of Natural History, has said that the field often resembles “a swamp of ego, paranoia, possessiveness, and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Thumbs up, thumbs downranking smears the reality that there are many attractive destinations in Conne
Thumbs up, thumbs down
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
ranking smears the reality that there are many attractive destinations in Connecticut, from Mystic Seaport, The Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale University and Gillette Castle in East Haddam to Lake Compounce amusement park in Bristol,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Why Facebook Is Paying Millions to CNN, Kevin Hart and BuzzFeedYork Times will receive $3.03 million and CNN is set to receive $2.5 million.
Why Facebook Is Paying Millions to CNN, Kevin Hart and BuzzFeed
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
York Times will receive $3.03 million and CNN is set to receive $2.5 million. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History are also listed among content creators that Facebook will pay. Internet celebrities Logan Paul,... Read more
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CBC.ca
B.C. demands return of First Nations artifactsgovernment to have B.C. First Nations property returned. A number of items, inc
B.C. demands return of First Nations artifacts
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
government to have B.C. First Nations property returned. A number of items, including a 19-metre Haida canoe the American Museum of Natural History in New York, are housed in the United States. The B.C. provincial government and the Royal B.C.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Facebook Is Paying Millions to CNN, Kevin Hart and BuzzFeedYork Times will receive $3.03 million and CNN is set to receive $2.5 million.
Why Facebook Is Paying Millions to CNN, Kevin Hart and BuzzFeed
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
York Times will receive $3.03 million and CNN is set to receive $2.5 million. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History are also listed among content creators that Facebook will pay. Internet celebrities Logan Paul,... Read more
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