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National Parks Were Americas Best Idea. Lets Bring Them Underwater

National Parks Were Americas Best Idea. Lets Bring Them Underwater

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

View Images Boobies and frigatebird chicks rest on upright stones that are thought to be a religious shrine in the northern Hawaiian islands—now protected as a national monument. Photograph by Susan Middleton One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson and Congress created the National Park Service to conserve areas of natural, cultural and historic importance [...]

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National Parks Were Americas Best Idea. Lets Bring Them Underwater

National Parks Were Americas Best Idea. Lets Bring Them Underwater

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

View Images Boobies and frigatebird chicks rest on upright stones that are thought to be a religious shrine in the northern Hawaiian islands—now protected as a national monument. Photograph by Susan Middleton One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson and Congress created the National Park Service to conserve areas of natural, cultural and historic importance [...]

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Are You a Fumbling DVD-Menu Sex Millennial?

Are You a Fumbling DVD-Menu Sex Millennial?

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

DVD menu for The Bourne Identity. The boom in micro-targeted social-media content — “Only ‘90s Kids Will Remember”; “23 Things Only New Yorkers Will Understand” — has been over for years, but the internet is still in many ways a machine designed to reconstruct individual experience into shared cultural identity. There is an odd vertigo [...]

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The audacity of adolescence

The audacity of adolescence

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Buy PhotoLu Hanessian with some audacious teens. Hanessian keynotes each year at The Rotary Youth Leadership Association’s end of school year conference, run by South Jersey educator James Puderbach. (Photo: Lu Hanessian/For the Courier-Post) In our busy lives, it’s easy to miss things. Not just little details, an appointment or message, but important personal things, like [...]

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Via alla beta per usare Samsung Gear S2 con iPhone, lapp il 19 …

Via alla beta per usare Samsung Gear S2 con iPhone, lapp il 19 …

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Samsung ha appena lanciato il programma beta per poter usare Gear S2 con iPhone. È una buona notizia, anche se al momento non sembra esserci troppo da gioire, dato che si tratta di un test riservato al pubblico sud coreano, mentre la piena compatibilità per tutti si avrà soltanto il 19 settembre prossimo. Alla fine, [...]

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Traffic Fatalities on the Rise as Americans Drive More, Text More

Traffic Fatalities on the Rise as Americans Drive More, Text More

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the second year in a row, the number of people killed in traffic fatalities increased substantially from January through June. New data from the National Safety Council found approximately 19,100 people were killed in crashes on U.S. roads during the first six months of the year, a 9 percent increase over the same period [...]

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Meet the National Park Services newest protected area

Meet the National Park Services newest protected area

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

President Barack Obama created a new national monument on Wednesday, just in time for the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. The monument was created on 87,000 acres of Maine wilderness donated by conservationist Roxanne Quimby, who founded the health company Burt’s Bees. The Katahdin Woods and Waters monument includes the East Branch of [...]

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Stunning blue lakes spotted in Antarctica could be a sign its giant ice sheet may collapse

Stunning blue lakes spotted in Antarctica could be a sign its giant ice sheet may collapse

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

At first glance, they are a stunning image of the beauty of nature. However, scientists warn that in fact the meltwater ponds spotted in Antarctica may have a chilling message. Researchers say nearly 8,000 dazzling blue lakes appeared on the Langhovde Glacier in East Antarctica between 2000 and 2013 – and they could be a [...]

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Is This Generations Best-Selling Game

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Is This Generations Best-Selling Game

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

As part of today’s quarterly earnings report , Activision Blizzard took the opportunity to boast about the performance of some of its games, including the most recent iteration of Call of Duty. Last year’s Black Ops III “continues to be the top-selling current-gen game” according to Activision, which cited sales data from the NPD Group [...]

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Bungies Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Judes Today

Bungies Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Judes Today

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

News Bungie’s Destiny Livestream Is Raising Money For St. Jude’s Today By Justin Carter Posted on August 25, 2016 For the kids, Guardian. Share Tweet Share Share Email Destiny is a perfect game to livestream, and today, that’s what a group of gamers are doing for St. Jude’s Hospital. The Bungie Foundation, a group of [...]

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