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2013-07-12 23:28:42

An international research team including members of the Snow Leopard Trust encounters a 2-week-old wild snow leopard cub in its den; a rare glimpse of the first days in the life of these endangered, elusive cats. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Finding a wild snow leopard cub in its den is rare and exciting in its own right – the first ever such encounter took place only last year. This most recent discovery could be particularly significant though, as the international team of...

2005-09-29 05:41:00

By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - English soccer's perhaps most famous club, Manchester United, has taken center stage in this year's hottest theater production in Iran. Extra seating had to be set up on the stage itself to accommodate the crowds who flocked to see writer-director Mohammad Rahmanian's F.A.N.S, which depicts a dysfunctional, soccer-mad family living in 1960s Manchester. Now embarking on an international tour including Sweden and Canada, the play centres on the life...

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