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2010-05-26 09:25:00

The majestic animals most closely associated with the African savanna – fierce lions, massive elephants, towering giraffes – may be relatively minor players when it comes to shaping the ecosystem.

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2008-01-28 16:05:00

It is like the premise of a popular home improvement show: in the before photos, the surroundings are undesirable and in the after shot there’s lots of attractive spaces to grab a meal, start a family and relax in seclusion from life’s stresses.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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