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The Hollywood Reporter
Europe: Female Directors in UnderrepresentedThe report by the European Women's Audiovisual Network details challenges faced
Europe: Female Directors in Underrepresented
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 hours ago
The report by the European Women's Audiovisual Network details challenges faced by female professionals. Men in Europe's film industry continue to be much more likely to direct movies and receive public funding for their projects than their female... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Did you see a streak across the sky?SAN DIEGO – If you saw a streak across the sky this morning, you weren't alone.
Did you see a streak across the sky?
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO – If you saw a streak across the sky this morning, you weren't alone. 10News received several phone calls from people who saw a something flash across the sky at about 6:40 a.m. It lasted about five seconds, and some described it as white... Read more
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Daily Mail
Women playing lead film roles up 12% - but still get just one in fiveWomen playing Hollywood lead roles up 12% thanks to Daisy Ridley in Star Wars a
Women playing lead film roles up 12% - but still get just one in five
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Women playing Hollywood lead roles up 12% thanks to Daisy Ridley in Star Wars and Lily James in Cinderella - but females still get just one in five of top roles Outrage about industry sexism has caused a rise in women in leading roles Study showed... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Final Six Candidates For Soroptimist ProgramA field of 11 hopefuls will take the stage this weekend, participating in the a
Final Six Candidates For Soroptimist Program
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 2 days ago
A field of 11 hopefuls will take the stage this weekend, participating in the annual Distinguished Young Women of Oakdale program. The event is planned for Saturday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at Magnolia School Auditorium. Tickets to attend the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Neave Trio members, piano both shine at Palm Beach concertIntroduced by the museum’s director, John Blades, formally dressed in tails and
Neave Trio members, piano both shine at Palm Beach concert
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Introduced by the museum’s director, John Blades, formally dressed in tails and white tie, the San Diego State University piano-trio-in residence performed at the museum’s latest acquisition: a Model A Steinway grand piano that had originally... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Expands Car-Sharing ProgramAbove: Three hybrid Honda Insights are parked on San Diego State University cam
San Diego Expands Car-Sharing Program
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Above: Three hybrid Honda Insights are parked on San Diego State University campus, Dec. 9, 2009. A five-year agreement between the city of San Diego and Zipcar for expansion of a car-sharing program was approved Tuesday by the City Council. The... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Last Year Saw More Leading Roles for Women in Top Grossing Films, Study FindsLooking at the top 100 domestic grossing films of 2015, onscreen female protago
Last Year Saw More Leading Roles for Women in Top Grossing Films, Study Finds
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Looking at the top 100 domestic grossing films of 2015, onscreen female protagonists rose but leading women of color remained the same. In 2015 moviegoers were treated to strong female protagonists like Daisy Ridley's Rey in Star Wars: The Force... Read more
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Variety
Study: Female Protagonists On the Rise in Hollywood But the Majority Are WhiteMaybe it’s the post-“Hunger Games” effect, but the likes of Katniss Everdeen, R
Study: Female Protagonists On the Rise in Hollywood But the Majority Are White
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Maybe it’s the post-“Hunger Games” effect, but the likes of Katniss Everdeen, Rey, and the Black Widow are making some dents in Hollywood’s glass ceiling. But it’s not good news for everyone. Though the number of female protagonists in major films... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hollywood Sexism Continues: Women Had Just One Third of Speaking Roles in 2015 Movies, Study ShowsIn 2015, women accounted for one third of all speaking characters in films, onl
Hollywood Sexism Continues: Women Had Just One Third of Speaking Roles in 2015 Movies, Study Shows
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
In 2015, women accounted for one third of all speaking characters in films, only a 3 percent increase from the previous year, a new study found. This year’s “It’s a Man’s (Celluloid) World” examined 2,500 female characters in the top 100 domestic... Read more
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Market Watch
Do elite colleges really lead to higher salaries?For all the thought that families put into choosing a college, very often the d
Do elite colleges really lead to higher salaries?
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
For all the thought that families put into choosing a college, very often the decision is dominated by a simple line of reasoning: The more prestigious the school you attend, the higher your salary will be after you graduate. So, they focus their... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Steven Beitashour: born in America but proud to play for IranThe first time Steven Beitashour arrived at the Iranian national team camp, he
Steven Beitashour: born in America but proud to play for Iran
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
The first time Steven Beitashour arrived at the Iranian national team camp, he came with a foam roller clipped to his backpack. For Beitashour’s new team-mates – most of whom played professionally in Iran’s Persian Gulf Pro League – the foam roller... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Should Women Be Required To Sign Up For The Draft?Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Alpine, introduced the Draft America's Daughters Act on T
Should Women Be Required To Sign Up For The Draft?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Alpine, introduced the Draft America's Daughters Act on Thursday that would require women to register with the Selective Service. But Hunter said in a statement that he does not support the legislation. Instead, he would use it... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Cal State Faculty Plan To Strike In AprilStudents are shown walking on the campus of San Diego State University, May 7,
Cal State Faculty Plan To Strike In April
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Students are shown walking on the campus of San Diego State University, May 7, 2008. Stepping up its push for a new labor contract, the union representing California State University faculty announced plans Monday to carry out a five-day strike in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Papa Talk - Why Do Teenagers Shun Work?Today' teenagers may be known for being tech savvy, keeping abreast with celebr
Papa Talk - Why Do Teenagers Shun Work?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Today' teenagers may be known for being tech savvy, keeping abreast with celebrities and wearing trendy, if outrageous, clothes. What they may not be known for is putting in time for hard work. This age group holds the belief that their parents owe... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellCarter out for season, Zimmerman possibly injured at Fresno Stephen Zimmerman
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted 5 days ago
Carter out for season, Zimmerman possibly injured at Fresno Stephen Zimmerman Jr. was taken out of play during Saturday’s game against Fresno after a suspected knee injury. This comes just one week after Ben Carter tore his ACL during UNLV’s Jan. 30... Read more
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The Hindu
The ABC of a great LORA good letter of recommendation can be a ticket to your college admission abroa
The ABC of a great LOR
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
A good letter of recommendation can be a ticket to your college admission abroad. Here’s how you can get it right. Every year, several students approach me with requests for writing a letter of recommendation (LOR) for them. If a student is known to... Read more
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Fortune
These Ads Could Flop on Super Bowl SundayBetween bites of chip and dip, people will be glued to their sets for Sunday’s
These Ads Could Flop on Super Bowl Sunday
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
Between bites of chip and dip, people will be glued to their sets for Sunday’s big game. Why is the Super Bowl so important to marketers that they’re willing to spend $5 million per 30-second ad? Because 110 million viewers that the Super Bowl is... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Calling Talented Women in San Diego and Tijuana to the Dia De La Mujer ExhibitionBy Susana Villegas Casa Familiar, a non-profit organization located in San Ysi
Calling Talented Women in San Diego and Tijuana to the Dia De La Mujer Exhibition
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
By Susana Villegas Casa Familiar, a non-profit organization located in San Ysidro, California, invites talented women in San Diego and Tijuana/Baja region to participate in the ninth annual Dia de la Mujer (International Women’s Day) exhibition and... Read more
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Business Wire
Nuance Names Bob Schassler Executive Vice President and General Manager of Nuance MobileBURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) t
Nuance Names Bob Schassler Executive Vice President and General Manager of Nuance Mobile
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) today announced that it has appointed Bob Schassler as its Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Mobile division, effective immediately. Bob joins Nuance as... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Wesleyan president to retireDr. Pamela Balch is a 1971 graduate of Wesleyan and is the 18th president of th
Wesleyan president to retire
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 days ago
Dr. Pamela Balch is a 1971 graduate of Wesleyan and is the 18th president of the institution. She has served as president of the United Methodist Church-related school for the past 10 1/2 years. "Pam has served her alma mater with distinction and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
CrimeFighters Alert: Manhunt for Jorge Armando AlfaroServe up the best for your Super Bowl guestsServe up the best for your Super Bo
CrimeFighters Alert: Manhunt for Jorge Armando Alfaro
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Serve up the best for your Super Bowl guestsServe up the best for your Super Bowl guests A big part of Super Bowl is the food. What will you be eating and serving on Sunday? A big part of Super Bowl is the food. What will you be eating and serving... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
New tarantula named after music legend Johnny Cash Published: 5 February 2016 6:41 AM This photo obtained February 4, 2016 cour
New tarantula named after music legend Johnny Cash
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Published: 5 February 2016 6:41 AM This photo obtained February 4, 2016 courtesy of Chris Hamilton, shows the Johnny Cash spider (Aphonopelma johnnycashi). The spider is all black, reminiscent of... Read more
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Reuters
Short-legged Oregon arachnid gets 'behemoth' namePORTLAND, Ore. Researchers have bestowed a grandiose scientific name on a tiny,
Short-legged Oregon arachnid gets 'behemoth' name
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. Researchers have bestowed a grandiose scientific name on a tiny, spider-like cousin of the daddy longlegs, officially dubbing the newly discovered denizen of remote Oregon forests the Cryptomaster behemoth. The diminutive,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Wesleyan President Pamela Balch to retireWest Virginia Wesleyan College announced Feb. 4 its 18th president, Pamela Balc
WV Wesleyan President Pamela Balch to retire
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
West Virginia Wesleyan College announced Feb. 4 its 18th president, Pamela Balch, will retire in December. Balch, the school’s first female president, has been president of her alma mater for the past 10 and a half years. “Pam has served her alma... Read more
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Computer World Australia
With STEM degrees, it’s not the school that mattersIn terms of pay, it may not matter whether you went to a prestigious, top-tier
With STEM degrees, it’s not the school that matters
Computer World Australia / Posted 8 days ago
In terms of pay, it may not matter whether you went to a prestigious, top-tier school, middle tier or a local state university. Your pay may be little different from that of your peers. In a new study, researchers looked at STEM (science,... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonOREGON – Arachnophobes turn away now. A new “monster” species of daddy longleg
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
OREGON – Arachnophobes turn away now. A new “monster” species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
California Secretary Of State Urges San Diego Students To VoteCalifornia Secretary of State Alex Padilla visited San Diego State University W
California Secretary Of State Urges San Diego Students To Vote
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla visited San Diego State University Wednesday to address a stubborn problem: low voter turnout among college students. California Counts is a collaboration of KPBS, KPCC, KQED and Capital Public Radio to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Short-legged Oregon arachnid gets 'behemoth' namePORTLAND, Ore.: Researchers have bestowed a grandiose scientific name on a tiny
Short-legged Oregon arachnid gets 'behemoth' name
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore.: Researchers have bestowed a grandiose scientific name on a tiny, spider-like cousin of the daddy longlegs, officially dubbing the newly discovered denizen of remote Oregon forests the Cryptomaster behemoth. The diminutive,... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellRebels continue to overcome weak season start with 87-77 win over Broncos By K
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted 8 days ago
Rebels continue to overcome weak season start with 87-77 win over Broncos By Kevin Krall Although this season started out rough, the Runnin’ Rebels beat one of the best teams in the Mountain West region in style when they won the Boise State game... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellRunnin’ Rebels trail in second half, fall to Aztecs 52-67 It was a disappointi
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted 8 days ago
Runnin’ Rebels trail in second half, fall to Aztecs 52-67 It was a disappointing night for the Runnin’ Rebels as the San Diego State University Aztecs beat them 67-52 on their home court on Saturday. The Aztecs are first place in the Mountain West... Read more
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New University
Studymode and Textbooks: Fighting the SystemI took a deep breath and entered the money-sucking, budget ruining bookstore th
Studymode and Textbooks: Fighting the System
New University / Posted 8 days ago
I took a deep breath and entered the money-sucking, budget ruining bookstore that was The Hill—15 minutes before class started. I looked at my reflection on the mirrored pillars keeping the building standing. I really don’t like being here. The place... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Website Helps Undocumented Immigrants Access ResourcesAhead of a Supreme Court ruling on immigration, California activists and offici
Website Helps Undocumented Immigrants Access Resources
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
Ahead of a Supreme Court ruling on immigration, California activists and officials are unveiling a new, centralized website with information and resources for undocumented immigrants. The website was created in part by Ready California, a statewide... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New monster-sized spider discovered(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a
New monster-sized spider discovered
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a new species of daddy longlegs, and they're being described as a monster species - bigger than your average daddy long-legs. They're called crypto-master... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Website Helps Undocumented Immigrants Access ResourcesAhead of a Supreme Court ruling on immigration, California activists and offici
Website Helps Undocumented Immigrants Access Resources
NBC San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
Ahead of a Supreme Court ruling on immigration, California activists and officials are unveiling a new, centralized website with information and resources for undocumented immigrants. The website was created in part by Ready California, a statewide... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
New 'monster' arachnid excites the Internet, even though it's about 5 mm long(CNN) -- If you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longleg
New 'monster' arachnid excites the Internet, even though it's about 5 mm long
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 days ago
(CNN) -- If you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longlegs species discovered in the forests of southwestern Oregon, you probably won't want to take a hike there anytime soon. But for those brave enough to risk it... bring your... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
New 'monster' arachnid excites the Internet, even though it's about 5 mm long(CNN) -- If you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longleg
New 'monster' arachnid excites the Internet, even though it's about 5 mm long
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
(CNN) -- If you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longlegs species discovered in the forests of southwestern Oregon, you probably won't want to take a hike there anytime soon. But for those brave enough to risk it... bring your... Read more
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News 8000
New 'monster' daddy longlegs is 5 mm longIf you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longlegs species
New 'monster' daddy longlegs is 5 mm long
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
If you read the stories recently about the new "monster" daddy longlegs species discovered in the forests of southwestern Oregon, you probably won't want to take a hike there anytime soon. But for those brave enough to risk it... bring your... Read more
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Task & Purpose
5 Things Veterans Need To Consider About Online DegreesBrowse through any military publication and you’re sure to get inundated with a
5 Things Veterans Need To Consider About Online Degrees
Task & Purpose / Posted 9 days ago
Browse through any military publication and you’re sure to get inundated with ads for online degrees from all sorts of schools. For some veterans, going to school online could be the way to go. However, there’s a problem. As noted by the by numerous... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
New monster-sized spider discovered(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a
New monster-sized spider discovered
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a new species of daddy longlegs, and they're being described as a monster species - bigger than your average daddy long-legs. They're called crypto-master... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
New monster-sized spider discovered(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a
New monster-sized spider discovered
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a new species of daddy longlegs, and they're being described as a monster species - bigger than your average daddy long-legs. They're called crypto-master... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New monster-sized spider discovered(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a
New monster-sized spider discovered
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
(CNN) - Arachnophobes won't like this next story. Scientists have discovered a new species of daddy longlegs, and they're being described as a monster species - bigger than your average daddy long-legs. They're called crypto-master... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KY3 Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KSPR Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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KECI Missoula
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in OregonArachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is show
New 'monster' daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
Arachnophobes turn away now. A new "monster" species of daddy longlegs is showing itself in southwestern Oregon, according to new research published in the peer-reviewed journal ZooKeys. Its scientific name is Cryptomaster behemoth and it was... Read more
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