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2015-04-15 08:36:08

If you’re a fan of funny images featuring Russian president Vladimir Putin crying or riding a bear or hummingbird while shirtless, you should probably put off that trip to Moscow, as the Russian government recently made it illegal to post memes featuring celebrities.

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2015-03-14 08:13:46

Prehistoric archaeologist and tattooing anthropologist, Aaron Deter-Wolf, explains many of the reasons why humans choose to get inked.

On the edge alison levine
2015-03-11 14:34:11

RedOrbit talked to New York Times bestselling author Alison Levine about her adventures in the natural world: climbing the highest peaks on every continent, and leading the first Everest expedition of all-female Americans.

Palomino Shetland pony
2015-02-28 12:05:30

The world has been irreparably divided for the last few days. This time, the culprit isn’t religion or politics, but a dress.

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2015-01-19 12:01:43

Everyone asks, "Wait, this is possible?"

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2015-01-10 14:21:56

In our last day of meandering the CES floor, these were our favorite products and brands.

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2015-01-08 14:38:45

Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme, get on up it's technology time! CES Day 3, here we go!

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2015-01-07 13:45:45

Day 2 of CES: Appliances, smart home devices and other things. Let's go!!

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2015-01-06 14:30:36

Our full coverage from the first day of CES 2015.


Latest Jane Freeman Reference Libraries

Border Leicester
2014-09-22 09:07:27

The border Leicester is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in England in 1767. The breed was named after the area in which it was developed and from the foundation stock of Dishley Leicester that was used in its development. It became a common breed in the United Kingdom by the nineteenth century and it has been exported to other countries including the United State, Canada, India, South Africa, Japan, Russia, and Australia. The border Leicester varies in weight depending upon the...

Channel Islands National Park
2013-04-18 12:25:35

Channel Islands National park is located in off the coast of California in the United States. The park holds 249,561 acres and is comprised of five of the eight Channel Islands. The area was designated as a national monument in 1938 and as a National Biosphere Reserve in 1976, but was not designated as a national park until 1980. The park extends from San Pedro to Point Conception, located near Santa Barbara. Half of the entire park consists of ocean water and seventy-six percent of the...

Olympic National Park
2013-04-18 01:02:08

Olympic National Park is located in the state of Washington, in the Olympic Peninsula, in the United States. The park holds 922,650 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Most of the tribes were wiped out once European explorers introduced diseases into the area. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the logging industry boomed, but the public began to express concerns of over logging in the 1920’s. However, the first proposal to establish the area as a...

Saguaro National Park
2013-04-17 16:10:15

Saguaro National Park is located in the southern region of Arizona in the United States. The park contains 91,442 acres of land, of which 70,905 acres comprise a designated wilderness, and is divided into two areas. Both sections of the park contain portions of the Sonoran Desert and the Rincon and Tuscon mountains ranges. The park received its name from the endemic saguaro cacti that occur throughout the area. In 1933, President Herbert Hoover designated the area as a national monument and...

Cuyahoga Valley National Park
2013-03-19 14:17:18

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is located in northeast Ohio, between the cities of Cleveland and Akron. The park holds about 20,339 acres of protected land that occurs along the Cuyahoga River. Before the area was established as a national park, the valley became a popular place for 1870s city dwellers to relax on boat rides or carriage rides. The establishment of the park began in 1910 and continued through the 1920’s, during which time the Akron and Cleveland metropolitan parks were...

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  • A young boy, a servant boy; a lackey.
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