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  1. A.J. Schrantz wins Fredonia Geography BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Observer

    AJ Schrantz, an 8th grade student at Fredonia Middle School, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 7 and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. The winning question from the Geography Bee was: Red diamonds are some of the rarest stones in the world.

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  2. Boats on around-the-world rally in MoBay - RegionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Jamaica Observer

    Three of the 14 boats involved in a two-year cruise around the globe in a campaign geared towards lifting awareness of the dangers associated with climate change, made their first stop here at the Montego Bay Yacht Club , last Thursday. The marathon voyage is the brainchild of internationally renowned seaman, Jimmy Cornell, who has over the years built a reputation for himself for arranging around-the-world rallies.

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  3. The WilliesTHE War Against the CaliphateRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | American Reporter

    On Nov. 24, 1859, Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" was published. Even though there are still some Americans arguing about its contents, there is little debate that Darwin's book helped launch a revolution of scientific inquiry that continues to this day.

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  4. Mystery of Beagle 2 solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | ITV

    Pictures from Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter show that Beagle 2 made it to the surface of Mars in one piece and two of its solar panels even deployed. But then it never managed to get in touch with home.

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  5. Wild and Scenic Opens With Spectacular 3-D FilmsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Knco radio

    The Wild and Scenic Film Festival opened with a visual 3-D event at the Del Oro Theater in Grass Valley Thursday night. Mayor of Grass Valley, Jason Foyer, opened the event welcoming attendees, and thanking SYRCL for bringing the Festival to Grass Valley for the third year.

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  6. Photo: Blue-footed booby spotted in the GalapagosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | TreeHugger

    This bright-footed marine bird was photographed on Isla Isabela in the Galapagos. According to National Geograpic , half of all breeding pairs of blue-footed boobies live in the Galapagos Islands, but they are also found in elsewhere along the Western coasts of Central and South America.

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  7. Traveling to the galapagos IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | CNN

    The Galapagos National Park is one of the most attractive tourist places in Ecuador and inside they inhabited by prehistoric iguanas, giant tortoises and other species on the planet. For many tourists, the Galapagos Islands or "Enchanted islands" as some call them are a real paradise where you can find beautiful beaches of white sand, tunnels of lava and a unique flora and fauna endemic.

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  8. Andrew Marr: It is the urge to create that makes us humanRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | New Statesman

    It's being capable of understanding the biological and evolutionary answers to that question ; and yet, at the same time, uneasily feeling that all that's not enough; and yet being intelligent enough to understand that the word "murderous" is a libel on fellow mammals trying to stay alive by eating one another. It's making.

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  9. Swimming with sharks in the GalapagosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Washington Post

    What a trip: Gregory Carosi and Luke McDonald visited a nature reserve for giant tortoises on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos. Who: Gincy Carosi of Alexandria; my husband, Nick Carosi III; our son Nick Carosi IV; and four of our grandsons: Nick Carosi V, Gregory Carosi, Patrick Dunn and Luke McDonald.

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  10. Pregnant Whale Sharks Use Galapagos as Pit StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Indybay.org

    A new scientific study discovered that hundreds of pregnant whale sharks use Darwin Island as a rest stop in their migration route. Previously scientist thought only a handful of sharks visited the Island.

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  11. Eisenhower School fifth grader in Bridgewater wins school's National Geographic BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Jersey Journal

    Anoushka Buddikot, a fifth grade student at Eisenhower Intermediate School in Bridgewater, won the school wide competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, Jan. 9. Anoushka Buddikot, a fifth grade student at Eisenhower Intermediate School in Bridgewater, won the school wide competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, Jan. 9. This awards her a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. More than 80 students participated in this exciting, school-wide challenge that took place over two days.

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  12. Eisenhower School fifth grader in Bridgewater wins school's National Geographic BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Jersey Journal

    Anoushka Buddikot, a fifth grade student at Eisenhower Intermediate School in Bridgewater, won the school wide competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, Jan. 9. Anoushka Buddikot, a fifth grade student at Eisenhower Intermediate School in Bridgewater, won the school wide competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, Jan. 9. This awards her a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. More than 80 students participated in this exciting, school-wide challenge that took place over two days.

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  13. Leitrim students on song at BT Young Scientist AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Colm O'Neill, CEO BT Ireland and Minister for Education and Skills Jan O'Sullivan TD present the Runner Up Group Award to Patrick Sweeney, Chloe Daniels and Annette Moran from Carrick-on-Shannon Community School, Co Leitrim for their project 'Birdsong and Music: Connections between African and Irish music and development of a new music genre based on the Galapagos Island's birdsong' in the Biological and Ecological Intermediate Group Category.

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  14. Animal PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Austin Monthly

    Somewhere in the Galapagos Islands , an ancient archipelago 600 miles from the shore of Ecuador in the Pacific Ocean , it seems like there's a portal to another world. I've just entered it, and I feel like a mermaid cavorting in a cartoon sea.

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  15. Enchanting Peru is an unforgettable vacation destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Examiner.com

    Peru is located in western South America . It borders the Pacific ocean and is approximately 1500 miles long.

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  16. Whaleworld: Looking for cetacean cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | New Scientist

    Orca clan calls and dolphin "tail-walking" provide clues to cetacean culture, find Hal Whitehead and Luke Rendell in The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins EVERYONE knows that whales and dolphins are smart . Sperm whales have the largest brains on the planet and, relative to body size, the brains of dolphins are second only to humans.

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  17. Chris Mota wins EPMS geography beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    Chris Mota, eighth grade, won the 2015 Estes Park Middle School geography bee. Chris Mota, an eighth-grade student at Estes Park Middle School, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 9 and will now advance toward a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship.

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  18. Today on New ScientistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | New Scientist

    Lizard penises evolve super-fast They say size matters, but what of speed? In some lizards, penises have been evolving incredibly quickly - up to six times faster than other traits Over a barrel? Falling oil prices and the environment A halving of oil prices is hailed as good news for cash-strapped consumers.

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  19. Lizard penises evolve super-fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | New Scientist

    THEY say size matters, but what of speed? In some lizards, penises have been evolving incredibly quickly - up to six times faster than other traits. Fertilising eggs when they are still inside your mate is a tricky business.

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  20. Fifth Grader Arjun Anand Wins Newfield Elementary School Geographic BeeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | StamfordPlus.com

    Newfield School announced on Monday that fifth grader Arjun Anand won the school's competition of the National Geographic Bee. By winning, Arjun has qualified to compete in the first round of the state competition, which brings him closer to the overall prize of a $50,000 college scholarship.

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