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NBC Washington
5 Unexpected Places to Cool OffLuray Caverns was formed by undergound rivers over millions of years, according
5 Unexpected Places to Cool Off
NBC Washington / Posted 3 hours ago
Luray Caverns was formed by undergound rivers over millions of years, according to the Encyclopedia Brittanica. You can wind through the pathways where limestone looks frozen like icicles, or brush up on your history at the Luray Valley Museum.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Will Viking vessel's arrival in Chicago provide boost for suburban ship?hoping the Draken's arrival will raise awareness of their efforts to find the V
Will Viking vessel's arrival in Chicago provide boost for suburban ship?
Daily Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
hoping the Draken's arrival will raise awareness of their efforts to find the Viking a climate-controlled home in a Chicago museum. "We've never felt better about the future of this ship," said Dave Nordin, a Naperville resident and co-founder of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Singing Wind bookstore owner wins Sharlot Hall AwardWinn Bundy to be honored for her work as a historian and preservationist Winif
Singing Wind bookstore owner wins Sharlot Hall Award
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
Winn Bundy to be honored for her work as a historian and preservationist Winifred “Winn” Bundy, owner of the Singing Wind Bookshop in Benson, will receive the Sharlot Hall Award for her work as a historian and preservationist. Bundy will receive the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Great Fire of London remembered 350 years onFire of London, which started in Farriner’s shop 350 years ago this summer. Th
The Great Fire of London remembered 350 years on
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
Fire of London, which started in Farriner’s shop 350 years ago this summer. The precise date was September 2 1666 and the Museum of London is marking the anniversary with a major exhibition, entitled Fire! Fire!, which opens today . It’s a... Read more
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USA Today
The line starts here: Designing theme park queuesknows the backstory," Beck says. Before boarding Starspeeder vehicles that will
The line starts here: Designing theme park queues
USA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
knows the backstory," Beck says. Before boarding Starspeeder vehicles that will send them to galaxies far, far away, guests wind their way through a spaceport and encounter convincing animatronic representations of popular droids R2-D2 and C-3PO and... Read more
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iol.co.za
The wonders of Big Sky countryWindhoek - It’s flat, it’s white. Its name means “Great White Place”. The midd
The wonders of Big Sky country
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
Windhoek - It’s flat, it’s white. Its name means “Great White Place”. The midday heat’s shimmering mirages give it the air of an alien land in another galaxy. The fine powdery white sand gets into the smallest nooks and crannies. You certainly don’t... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Wind blows off Belle raceon Pumpkin Bay, where the race started. "Then someone got hung up on a starter
Wind blows off Belle race
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
on Pumpkin Bay, where the race started. "Then someone got hung up on a starter buoy. But the story today is that the wind died." The fun and non-competitive race is a nod to the ill-fated boat in Leacock's short story, The Marine Excursion... Read more
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PhysOrg
First discovery from 'New Riversleigh'—a new extinct carnivorous marsupial'New Riversleigh'. A description of the new marsupial, based on its fossil mol
First discovery from 'New Riversleigh'—a new extinct carnivorous marsupial
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
'New Riversleigh'. A description of the new marsupial, based on its fossil molar tooth, is published in the Memoirs of Museum Victoria. "W. tomnpatrichorum had very powerful teeth capable of killing and slicing up the largest animals of its... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Summerof Bellevue. The playground is the perfect size for toddlers with swings, seesa
Summer
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
of Bellevue. The playground is the perfect size for toddlers with swings, seesaws and climbing toys. Plus, walking trails wind through the park, over the creek and by the pastures. Pack a picnic lunch and make a day of it! Farm animal hours: 9:30... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Summerof Bellevue. The playground is the perfect size for toddlers with swings, seesa
Summer
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
of Bellevue. The playground is the perfect size for toddlers with swings, seesaws and climbing toys. Plus, walking trails wind through the park, over the creek and by the pastures. Pack a picnic lunch and make a day of it! Farm animal hours: 9:30... Read more
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Daily Mail
40,000-old exquisitely carved mammoth tusk was used to make ROPElong piece of tusk has four narrow holes drilled along its length Each hole is
40,000-old exquisitely carved mammoth tusk was used to make ROPE
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
long piece of tusk has four narrow holes drilled along its length Each hole is lined with spiral cuts to help separate and wind plant fibres The discovery could help to answer questions about prehistoric rope use Delicately carved from a piece of... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider For Democratic National Conventionend of next week." As the nation’s largest producer of zero-carbon energy from
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider For Democratic National Convention
PollutionOnline / Posted yesterday
end of next week." As the nation’s largest producer of zero-carbon energy from a combination of nuclear, hydro, solar and wind generation sources, Exelon is uniquely positioned to meet the Host Committee’s goal to offset carbon dioxide emissions... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Architect Who Became a Diamondto know that I am very, very serious about my work.” Now forty-three, she has e
The Architect Who Became a Diamond
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
to know that I am very, very serious about my work.” Now forty-three, she has exhibited internationally at galleries and museums, including the Tate Modern and the Whitney. Magid was born and grew up in Connecticut, and her artistic talent was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Latrobe native Curtin’s passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museumLatrobe native Curtin's passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museum | Tr
Latrobe native Curtin’s passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museum
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Latrobe native Curtin's passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museum | TribLIVE Latrobe native Curtin's passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museum Pamela Curtin of Latrobe spent her summer helping others look to the stars. The West... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Case Against the Media, by the MediaOn the contrary, Obama has carried out his campaign promises to reform health c
The Case Against the Media, by the Media
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
On the contrary, Obama has carried out his campaign promises to reform health care, education, phase in green energy, wind down wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and redirect attention to crushing Al Qaeda. But news operates on very short time... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Architectural Centre 70th anniversary awardsthe Architectural Centre announced a number of awards at its 70th birthday part
Architectural Centre 70th anniversary awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
the Architectural Centre announced a number of awards at its 70th birthday party this evening (22 July 2016) at Wellington Museum. The awards recognised many in the architectural and design community for their contributions to Wellington's built... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Seventh annual Indian Motorcycle Day held in SpringfieldHolliston said, “It’s all about Indians, American motorcycle that’s the way I’m
Seventh annual Indian Motorcycle Day held in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Holliston said, “It’s all about Indians, American motorcycle that’s the way I’m going to put it.” With the sun shining and wind in their face hundreds of riders gathered at the Springfield Museums for the seventh annual Indian Motorcycle Day. For... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Alternative art history'Art? BENTONVILLE -- Wandering amid the 115 or so works that comprise "American
'Alternative art history'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Art? BENTONVILLE -- Wandering amid the 115 or so works that comprise "American Made: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum," you might wonder what the (largely anonymous) artists whose work is displayed would make of this quiet,... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Take a virtual tourPark. The park district's first park, the 53-acre Unger Park is on the edge of
Take a virtual tour
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Park. The park district's first park, the 53-acre Unger Park is on the edge of Bucyrus. It's three miles of trails wind through restored prairie and bottomland woods as well as prairies and forests along the edge of the river. The park... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Think of Sydney Opera House': Mayor Tom Tate on Southport Spit towers proposalSpit should be considered in the same way as Sydney's Opera House is judged, Go
'Think of Sydney Opera House': Mayor Tom Tate on Southport Spit towers proposal
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Spit should be considered in the same way as Sydney's Opera House is judged, Gold Coast mayor Tom Tate believes. "Wind back the clock," Cr Tate said. Gold Coast mayor Tom Tate says Gold Coasters should view the Sunland proposal like their... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Stockbridge faces millions of dollars to fix essential bridgesclosure of these bridges," Shatz pointed out. "There will effectively be no pra
Stockbridge faces millions of dollars to fix essential bridges
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
closure of these bridges," Shatz pointed out. "There will effectively be no practical way to get from the Norman Rockwell Museum to Kripalu and up to Tanglewood if one or more of these bridges is closed on Route 183." "This is by way of a... Read more
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Daily Press
Union eye in the sky over Hampton Roads | Hampton Roads Historymore than double that in height, the giant silk balloon Atlantic climbed into t
Union eye in the sky over Hampton Roads | Hampton Roads History
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
more than double that in height, the giant silk balloon Atlantic climbed into the sky over Hampton Roads, fighting a stiff wind to reach an altitude that enabled aeronaut John La Mountain to see a sloop on the Back River some 5 miles away. That... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ten reasons to take Route 66 to Santa Monicacity is made up of shops selling Lycra sportswear, restaurants selling kale dis
Ten reasons to take Route 66 to Santa Monica
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
city is made up of shops selling Lycra sportswear, restaurants selling kale dishes and internet start ups with signs in the window saying – in the same way offices here tell couriers to remove their helmets – ‘This is not a casting agency’. 3: It’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Heritage landmark has full modern comfortsa major renovation, but this house was so soundly built, it was solid and had l
Heritage landmark has full modern comforts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
a major renovation, but this house was so soundly built, it was solid and had lots of beautiful details. The stairs, the windows were all sound, the fireplaces. I wanted to retain the integrity of the building, but not in a museum way. It needed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's on this weekendThe best of the weekend and beyond. White Feather at the Auckland War Memorial
What's on this weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The best of the weekend and beyond. White Feather at the Auckland War Memorial Museum. Dust off those tote bags - thousands of pre-loved books, CDs and DVDs are up for grabs at the annual Orewa book fair, with special finds guaranteed for any... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tap makes a joyful noise in Chicago Human Rhythm Project's 'JUBA!'existential. As one intensely unplanned moment follows another, the synergy of
Tap makes a joyful noise in Chicago Human Rhythm Project's 'JUBA!'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
existential. As one intensely unplanned moment follows another, the synergy of dance and music seems beyond control, like a wind that blows strong or that slows and dies, leaving everyone becalmed. Not good. But when the individual can ride, maybe... Read more
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Business Wire
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider for Democratic National Conventionend of next week." As the nation’s largest producer of zero-carbon energy from
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider for Democratic National Convention
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
end of next week." As the nation’s largest producer of zero-carbon energy from a combination of nuclear, hydro, solar and wind generation sources, Exelon is uniquely positioned to meet the Host Committee’s goal to offset carbon dioxide emissions... Read more
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Gazette
Yate Heritage Centre marks 100 years since the Battle of the SommeSomme with a day of themed activities and entertainment. Yate Ukelele Players,
Yate Heritage Centre marks 100 years since the Battle of the Somme
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Somme with a day of themed activities and entertainment. Yate Ukelele Players, St John’s Mead Primary School Choir, Apollo Wind Band and Ken’s Ukes were among the groups to provide a musical backdrop for the event on Saturday (July 16) performing... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Eight great days out in Derbyshire over the Summer holidaysFind out more at gulliversfun.co.uk or call the Gully’s Hotline on 01925 444888
Eight great days out in Derbyshire over the Summer holidays
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
Find out more at gulliversfun.co.uk or call the Gully’s Hotline on 01925 444888. Get Edwardian for the day The Old House Museum is holding child-friendly activities in the summer, including outdoor games, crafts and dress-up from July 25 to... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Uniontown Lions, Lake Historical Society presenting enhanced festivalVisitors are invited to dress in 1940s styles. In addition, food from the ’40s
Uniontown Lions, Lake Historical Society presenting enhanced festival
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Visitors are invited to dress in 1940s styles. In addition, food from the ’40s and historical displays courtesy of MAPS Air Museum will be offered. Festivities will wind up July 30 with a parade and fireworks. The parade will take place on the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsBAND: today, 7 p.m. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel. $41.50/$94. 888-7
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
BAND: today, 7 p.m. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel. $41.50/$94. 888-781-2922 or bethelwood scenter.org. PAI WIND ENSEMBLE AND JAZZ BAND: today, 7:30 p.m. Kirby Center for Creative Arts at Wyoming Seminary, Kingston. Free.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hundreds gather to farewell designer Robert Fosterrenowned homewares, but also inspired a generation of makers and artists. Outs
Hundreds gather to farewell designer Robert Foster
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
renowned homewares, but also inspired a generation of makers and artists. Outside, the rain beat against the windows and wind whistled through the rafters, but you could have heard a pin drop as the bespoke casket – handmade from... Read more
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Kenosha News
‘Peace and healing’ event draws people to lakefrontNearly 100 local activists, religious leaders and elected officials marched fro
‘Peace and healing’ event draws people to lakefront
Kenosha News / Posted 4 days ago
Nearly 100 local activists, religious leaders and elected officials marched from Kenosha Public Museum to Lake Michigan in honor of the black men shot and killed by police and the officers gunned down in Dallas, Texas, and Baton Rouge, La., this... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables: illegal stills, state Alcohol Beverage Control board, city council, local institutions turning 50anniversaries this summer and stand out as a couple of great places to spend th
Notes and notables: illegal stills, state Alcohol Beverage Control board, city council, local institutions turning 50
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
anniversaries this summer and stand out as a couple of great places to spend the better part of a day. The Virginia Living Museum is an open-air museum that focuses on plants and animals indigenous to the state. It features a wide variety of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kia ora: RuakakaAnywhere along the beach or at the estuary although between the flags outside t
Kia ora: Ruakaka
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Anywhere along the beach or at the estuary although between the flags outside the surf club makes the safest sense. Best museum: For a surprisingly interesting outing, take a look around the Port Marsden Oil Refinery Visitors Centre with its... Read more
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CBC.ca
Looking for a place to happen: An interactive tour of Gord Downie's Canadacryptically, by saying it was "about the identification process." The file of
Looking for a place to happen: An interactive tour of Gord Downie's Canada
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
cryptically, by saying it was "about the identification process." The file of the recording is from the Hip fan site A Museum After Dark. Unreleased, written from 1989 to 1991Photo: Montreal in a snowstorm. (CP) So consumed with the shape I'm... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebrationto various locations (the Art Institute, Hyde Park, the Loop) and approached st
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebration
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
to various locations (the Art Institute, Hyde Park, the Loop) and approached strangers on the street, or in the art museum, or coming out of church. Imposing microphone in hand, they asked their question. The answers become a single,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Benicia Peddlers' Fair tops August antiques showsarea to make it easy for collectors who are hunting only for the older treasure
Benicia Peddlers' Fair tops August antiques shows
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
area to make it easy for collectors who are hunting only for the older treasures. I tend to poke all over. As a result, I wind up buying potholders, sugar-free jam, maybe a toy or two for my great-nephew. On Aug. 13, antiques lovers will descend... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine photographer publishes collection of baby animals30 stores around the state and locally can be found in Bangor at The Briar Patc
Maine photographer publishes collection of baby animals
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
30 stores around the state and locally can be found in Bangor at The Briar Patch on Central Street and the Maine Discovery Museum on Main Street. Those interested in ordering a book from him directly can also reach him at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Childe Hassam loved, and painted, the Isles of Shoalsand collectors of distinctly conservative pedigree. Just prior to his French a
Childe Hassam loved, and painted, the Isles of Shoals
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
and collectors of distinctly conservative pedigree. Just prior to his French adventure, Hassam had painted one of the Museum of Fine Arts’s most popular paintings, the softly realist “At Dusk (Boston Common at Twilight)” as well as the equally... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to entertainment and eventsBAND: Friday, 7 p.m. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel. $41.50/$94. 888-
Your guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
BAND: Friday, 7 p.m. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel. $41.50/$94. 888-781-2922 or bethelwood scenter.org. PAI WIND ENSEMBLE AND JAZZ BAND: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Kirby Center for Creative Arts at Wyoming Seminary, Kingston. Free.... Read more
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FOX CT Hartford
The Different Vibes Of Different Spots On Cape CodCape Cod, Mass. — Maybe it's the 550 miles of unspoiled coastline, or the art g
The Different Vibes Of Different Spots On Cape Cod
FOX CT Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Cod, Mass. — Maybe it's the 550 miles of unspoiled coastline, or the art galleries, museums and summer theater. Perhaps it's the picture-perfect lighthouses or the hundreds of restaurants serving fresh seafood and homemade ice cream. Or it... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Happier Trails: Transit center project moves on after conflict between the city and the Georgia O’Keeffe Museumfor passengers on the 150 trips city buses make to that stop each weekday. With
Happier Trails: Transit center project moves on after conflict between the city and the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
for passengers on the 150 trips city buses make to that stop each weekday. Without shelter from the sun, rain, snow and wind, one meeting attendee asked, who would want to ride the bus, and what good is a transit system without riders? City... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Kagawong Summer Fest full of family fun, music and food galorewith warm temperatures and smiling faces all around. Members of the Recreation
Kagawong Summer Fest full of family fun, music and food galore
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
with warm temperatures and smiling faces all around. Members of the Recreation Committee along with the fire department, Museum Board, Farmers’ Market, Anglican Church, and 4elements Living Arts came together to welcome people from near and far... Read more
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The New Yorker
Alma Thomas’s Late BloomsA small but wondrous Alma Thomas retrospective at the Studio Museum in Harlem p
Alma Thomas’s Late Blooms
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
A small but wondrous Alma Thomas retrospective at the Studio Museum in Harlem put me in mind of a desert plant that spends all year as an innocent cactus and then, in the middle of the night, blooms. Thomas, who died in 1978, at the age of... Read more
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ESPN
The many phases of Ichiro Suzukicome to America and prove himself all over again. Now, years past the time when
The many phases of Ichiro Suzuki
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
come to America and prove himself all over again. Now, years past the time when most players retire, he has found a second wind. Through Monday, playing part-time as the Marlins' fourth outfielder, he was hitting .345. Fans love Ichiro wherever... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The new Unesco World Heritage sites for 2016 – and how to visit themcoral. You’ll find otherworldy rock formations in Iran’s Lut Desert – also kno
The new Unesco World Heritage sites for 2016 – and how to visit them
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
coral. You’ll find otherworldy rock formations in Iran’s Lut Desert – also known as Dasht-e-Lut – thanks to the strong winds that whip through the area between June and October. It’s ever-evolving, and one of the hottest places on... Read more
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MLive.com
DNR, archaeologists team up to restore historic lighthouse site in Michigan's Upper PeninsulaAn unattached stone lighthouse keeper's quarters also was built at the entrance
DNR, archaeologists team up to restore historic lighthouse site in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
An unattached stone lighthouse keeper's quarters also was built at the entrance to Copper Harbor. However, battered by the wind, rain and snow of fierce Lake Superior storms, the lighthouse tower fared poorly and was replaced by a brick lighthouse... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefand thanked officers entering and leaving the building.

First turbin

North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
and thanked officers entering and leaving the building.

First turbine now standing at Southeast's largest wind farm

ELIZABETH CITY — The largest wind farm in the southeastern United States is sprouting with its first... Read more

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Oregon Daily Emerald
This Week in Eugene: Talking Heads cover band, Lane County Fair, Artist’s talk at JSMASpecial Olympics, the charity partner for Monday’s game. Musicians from the Eu
This Week in Eugene: Talking Heads cover band, Lane County Fair, Artist’s talk at JSMA
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 8 days ago
Special Olympics, the charity partner for Monday’s game. Musicians from the Eugene Symphony will play string, brass, woodwind and percussion instruments. Afterwards, children can touch and try out the musical contraptions. The Musical Petting Zoo... Read more
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