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PhysOrg
Having well-connected friends benefits female baboons, study findswho have close bonds with other females live longer and have greater reproducti
Having well-connected friends benefits female baboons, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 50 minutes ago
who have close bonds with other females live longer and have greater reproductive success. In a new study published in Royal Society Open Science, Dorothy L. Cheney and Robert M. Seyfarth of the University of Pennsylvania and Joan B. Silk of... Read more
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express
'We are delighted' First British-born gulls spread their wings in victory for animal lovernesting colonies in the eastern Baltic. This summer, a pair of the blackbird-s
'We are delighted' First British-born gulls spread their wings in victory for animal lover
express / Posted an hour ago
nesting colonies in the eastern Baltic. This summer, a pair of the blackbird-size gulls have reared two youngsters on a Royal Society for the Protection of Birds' reserve. Photographs of the young birds in their camouflaged plumages emerged... Read more
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Pendle Today
70,000 drivers caught speeding in Lancs in last 12 monthsa very effective way of reducing speeds and preventing accidents, especially in
70,000 drivers caught speeding in Lancs in last 12 months
Pendle Today / Posted 3 hours ago
a very effective way of reducing speeds and preventing accidents, especially in preventing more serious and fatal accidents.Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents Death, injuries, and community concerns can all be reasons police are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Pesticides stamp out bee spermwhich provide fertilisation worth billions of dollars every year, said a study
Pesticides stamp out bee sperm
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 hours ago
which provide fertilisation worth billions of dollars every year, said a study in the British journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. In the study semen from males given neonicotinoids "clearly showed reduced sperm viability". Bees in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Women’s Debate 2016: More Women in Parliamentin 2017 and 2020?The event details are: Date: Wednesday, 17th August 2016Time:
The Women’s Debate 2016: More Women in Parliament
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
in 2017 and 2020?The event details are: Date: Wednesday, 17th August 2016Time: 5.30pm to 7.00pm, start time of 5.45pmVenue: Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon, WellingtonThis can be shared on Facebook: PPTA - Dedicated... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Incompetency and Competency Training in Making DecisionsUniversity, USA, 2015; and an honorary doctorate degree, University of Montreal
Incompetency and Competency Training in Making Decisions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 hours ago
University, USA, 2015; and an honorary doctorate degree, University of Montreal, 2013. He is a member and Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the American Psychological Association, the Association of Psychological Science, the Global... Read more
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NBC News
World's Most Popular Pesticide Cuts Bee Sperm 39 Percent: Studypercent, according to researchers at the University of Bern, Switzerland, and p
World's Most Popular Pesticide Cuts Bee Sperm 39 Percent: Study
NBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
percent, according to researchers at the University of Bern, Switzerland, and published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The "neonicotinoid" pesticides, banned in some countries, act as a teeny-tiny contraceptive on the drones... Read more
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PhysOrg
How do pesticides protect crops?global population. The results, titled 'Structural Features of Reconstituted W
How do pesticides protect crops?
PhysOrg / Posted 22 hours ago
global population. The results, titled 'Structural Features of Reconstituted Wheat Wax Films' have been published in the Royal Society journal Interface. Waxy cuticles are essential for the well-being of all plants. The cuticle, made up of a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Experimentation suggests Vikings could have used sunstone to navigatethe possibility that the Vikings actually did use sunstones to navigate. In the
Experimentation suggests Vikings could have used sunstone to navigate
PhysOrg / Posted 22 hours ago
the possibility that the Vikings actually did use sunstones to navigate. In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, the team describes the experiments they carried out, their results and why they now believe it is possible... Read more
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express
Nobel prize winning scientist wants 'easy immigration' in post-Brexit Britaincould cut funding to science projects forcing top researchers to leave the UK.
Nobel prize winning scientist wants 'easy immigration' in post-Brexit Britain
express / Posted 23 hours ago
could cut funding to science projects forcing top researchers to leave the UK. Sir Venki Ramakrishnan, President of The Royal Society, fears EU researchers won’t be allowed to stay in the UK following the triggering of Article 50. Speaking on... Read more
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The Scientist
Pesticides Reduce Male Honeybee Fertility: Study(drones) and also shortened the insects’ lifespans, according to a study publis
Pesticides Reduce Male Honeybee Fertility: Study
The Scientist / Posted 23 hours ago
(drones) and also shortened the insects’ lifespans, according to a study published today (July 27) in Proceedings of the Royal Society B. “Exposure to common pesticides leads to a decline in sperm quality in honeybees, even when the dose of... Read more
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Reuters
Website urges Britons to embrace 'Brexile', seek fortune abroadcandidates in London. Since the Brexit vote, he has received more enquiries fro
Website urges Britons to embrace 'Brexile', seek fortune abroad
Reuters / Posted yesterday
candidates in London. Since the Brexit vote, he has received more enquiries from people wanting to go the other way. The Royal Society of Chemistry is among those to have warned about the risk of talent draining from the UK after the Brexit vote,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Llama with prosthetic leg comforts amputeesbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Llama with prosthetic leg comforts amputees
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee spermdidn't, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wed
Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee sperm
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
didn't, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. It essentially acted as an accidental contraceptive on the drones, whose main job is to mate with the... Read more
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International Business Times
Royal Society chief urges government to back researchers facing funding crunch due to Brexit fears being rejected for European Union funding now that the country has decided to l
Royal Society chief urges government to back researchers facing funding crunch due to Brexit fears
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
being rejected for European Union funding now that the country has decided to leave the single-currency bloc, suggested The Royal Society president Prof Venkatraman Ramakrishnan. He urged the government to underwrite the funding that any UK-based... Read more
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DW
Pesticides may be lowering sperm count of bees |samples from males once they had reached sexual maturity. The study published
Pesticides may be lowering sperm count of bees |
DW / Posted yesterday
samples from males once they had reached sexual maturity. The study published in the British journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B showed that widespread neonicotinoid use may have "inadvertent contraceptive effects" on the insects which... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Study: Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee spermdidn't, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wed
Study: Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee sperm
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
didn't, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. It essentially acted as an accidental contraceptive on the drones, whose main job is to mate with the queen... Read more
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Salon.com
Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee spermdidn’t, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wed
Common pesticide appears to reduce live bee sperm
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
didn’t, according to a controlled experiment by Swiss researchers published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. It essentially acted as an accidental contraceptive on the drones, whose main job is to mate with the queen... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Hawk checks out TV station's towercambirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Hawk checks out TV station's towercam
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Did Vikings rely upon sunset and sunrise to navigate?they also may have used crystals known as sunstones to help pick out the sun.
Did Vikings rely upon sunset and sunrise to navigate?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
they also may have used crystals known as sunstones to help pick out the sun. Now, in a series of studies published by the Royal Society, a team of physicists at Eötvös University in Budapest, Hungary, have tested whether this is possible. They... Read more
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The Scientist
Ocean Acidification Affects Fish Spawningtheir reproductive behaviors in CO2-rich, acidified waters. Their results appea
Ocean Acidification Affects Fish Spawning
The Scientist / Posted yesterday
their reproductive behaviors in CO2-rich, acidified waters. Their results appeared today (July 26) in Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Researchers from the University of Plymouth, U.K., and the University of Palermo, Italy, studied the... Read more
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PhysOrg
First evidence of ocean acidification's impact on reproductive behavior in wild fish(who hover around nests and try to join the females during spawning). Film foo
First evidence of ocean acidification's impact on reproductive behavior in wild fish
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
(who hover around nests and try to join the females during spawning). Film footage captured for this study, published in Royal Society Proceedings B, demonstrated that dominant male pair spawning was reduced by almost two thirds in areas of high... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists seek to understand impact of pollution on seasonal allergiessaid immunologist Dr Sheena Cruickshank, a lead coordinator of #BritainBreathin
Scientists seek to understand impact of pollution on seasonal allergies
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
said immunologist Dr Sheena Cruickshank, a lead coordinator of #BritainBreathing. The project, working with the Royal Society of Biology, the British Society for Immunology, turns British allergy sufferers into citizen scientists using a... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Hawk checks out TV station's towercambirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Hawk checks out TV station's towercam
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Wired News
How Queer Scientists Are Shaping Their Future With a Surveychange both policy and climate. That’s why this survey is important, says Alex
How Queer Scientists Are Shaping Their Future With a Survey
Wired News / Posted 2 days ago
change both policy and climate. That’s why this survey is important, says Alex Bond, senior conservation scientist at the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, who participated the survey. “Managers and administrators tend to respond better... Read more
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express
Nobel-prize winner says there is NO evidence Brexit has damaged science sectornations as a result of Brexit. Sir Venki Ramakrishnan has said Brexit has not
Nobel-prize winner says there is NO evidence Brexit has damaged science sector
express / Posted 2 days ago
nations as a result of Brexit. Sir Venki Ramakrishnan has said Brexit has not damaged the British science industy The Royal Society President Sir Venki Ramakrishnan has claimed the industry does not depend on the UK's membership to the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Shelter volunteer from TX flies to Seattle to find runaway dogbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Shelter volunteer from TX flies to Seattle to find runaway dog
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tests show the SPF on many sunscreens is lower than advertisedfaster than the 50 states." Such changes translate into increased skin cancer
Tests show the SPF on many sunscreens is lower than advertised
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
faster than the 50 states." Such changes translate into increased skin cancer risks according to a 2009 Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine paper. British doctors then consoled themselves that European sunscreen is equipped to protect... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
No evidence of Brexit 'penalties' for science, says Royal Society presidentthat European funding bodies are discriminating against British research projec
No evidence of Brexit 'penalties' for science, says Royal Society president
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
that European funding bodies are discriminating against British research projects as a result of the vote to leave the EU. Royal Society President Sir Venki Ramakrishnan yesterday said Britain’s strength as a centre of scientific excellence was... Read more
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New York Post
Prince George feeding his dog ice cream made the internet madlike chocolate, can be highly toxic to dogs and dairy items can be difficult fo
Prince George feeding his dog ice cream made the internet mad
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
like chocolate, can be highly toxic to dogs and dairy items can be difficult for them to digest,” a spokesman for the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said in a statement obtained by Sky News. “Instead of ice cream we... Read more
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redOrbit
Three-drug combos could help treat antibiotic-resistant bacteriaYeh, an assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at UCLA, and he
Three-drug combos could help treat antibiotic-resistant bacteria
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
Yeh, an assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at UCLA, and her colleagues reported in the Journal of the Royal Society Interface. Furthermore, in a statement, Yeh’s team reported that the success rate of the three-drug combos may... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Crash closes part of Route 72 in Bristolbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Crash closes part of Route 72 in Bristol
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Crews battle brush fire in Ledyardbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Crews battle brush fire in Ledyard
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
By 2050, New Zealand Aims To Be Rid Of Rats, Stoats And Possumsit might not be as crazy as it sounds. "It is doable, and not that hard," Kevi
By 2050, New Zealand Aims To Be Rid Of Rats, Stoats And Possums
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
it might not be as crazy as it sounds. "It is doable, and not that hard," Kevin Hackwell, an advocacy manager from the Royal Society of New Zealand Forest and Bird, told The Guardian. In fact, he said it might be manageable in as little as 25... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Crews are battling a large brush fire at Ragged Mountainbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Crews are battling a large brush fire at Ragged Mountain
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Local and national climate-change plans needed nowshow us the areas of the country inundated according to a range of sea-level-ri
Local and national climate-change plans needed now
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
show us the areas of the country inundated according to a range of sea-level-rise scenarios. Two reports released by the Royal Society of New Zealand earlier this year (impacts: bit.ly/rsimpacts, and mitigation: bit.ly/rsmitigation) not only... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Proposal to increase Metro-North rates announced by state officialsbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Proposal to increase Metro-North rates announced by state officials
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birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
2 wounded when gunfire exchanged between Pokemon player, robberbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
2 wounded when gunfire exchanged between Pokemon player, robber
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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express
Bird charity does a Brexit by rejecting Government plans in Leadsom's first Defra backlashcharity has decided to snub the new Environment Secretary’s strategy to save on
Bird charity does a Brexit by rejecting Government plans in Leadsom's first Defra backlash
express / Posted 2 days ago
charity has decided to snub the new Environment Secretary’s strategy to save one of the country’s rarest birds. The Royal Society for Protection of Birds says Defra’s plans to save the majestic hen harrier have failed because the bird is... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Nine-old boy creates sign for father and law enforcementbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Nine-old boy creates sign for father and law enforcement
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birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Norwich utility company issues power alert amid heat, humiditybirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Norwich utility company issues power alert amid heat, humidity
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Police seize gun during trespassing arrestsbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Police seize gun during trespassing arrests
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Prince George’s birthday photo unleashes negative comments on social mediathe pup some ice cream. Pet lovers and animal rights activists seemed to have
Prince George’s birthday photo unleashes negative comments on social media
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
the pup some ice cream. Pet lovers and animal rights activists seemed to have a meltdown over the pictures,. Even the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals released a statement about the potential negative consequences of... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
School dedicates monument to missing Buckeye boy, vows continued search effortsbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
School dedicates monument to missing Buckeye boy, vows continued search efforts
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspectbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspect
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Officers play basketball with wandering boy until reunion with familybirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Officers play basketball with wandering boy until reunion with family
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birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
4 killed in crash involving Dallas Cowboys bus in AZbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
4 killed in crash involving Dallas Cowboys bus in AZ
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Man confesses to shooting stepsonbirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Man confesses to shooting stepson
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birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Kids pass out water, snacks to police on hot daybirthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, L
Kids pass out water, snacks to police on hot day
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the family's dog, Lupo. That prompted concern from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A birthday photo shows George attempting to feed ice cream to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Meandering moon featuremathematician and inventor John Hadley. In 1721, Hadley presented a telescope t
Meandering moon feature
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
mathematician and inventor John Hadley. In 1721, Hadley presented a telescope that used a non-spherical mirror to the Royal Society in London. Shaped as a parabola, the mirror avoided the aberration caused by a spherical mirror, and set the... Read more
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