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  1. Fireworks and Monkeys Start Chinese New Year Off With a BangRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | National Geographic

    ... designer who traveled from Beijing to her hometown in central China's Henan Province previously told National Geographic . "But not returning home is not an option-my parents would kill me." In addition to visiting family, celebrants also ...

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  2. Johnny Cash tarantula: All-black spider species named after music legendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Johnny Cash has inspired the name of a tarantula species. A years-long survey has uncovered 14 new species of U.S. tarantula, and one of them has been named after the music legend, according to National Geographic on Feb. 4. The tarantula lives near Folsom Prison in California.

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  3. HBO rethinking "Lewis and Clark" Casey Affleck miniseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    ... Jefferson's message of sovereignty and search for the fabled all-water route to the Pacific. From HBO, National Geographic Entertainment, Playtone, Plan B and Class 5, Gary Goetzman and Dede Gardner also serve as exec producers. Affleck, whose ...

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  4. Emails Obtained By Gawker Reveal Item in Politico's Playbook...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Reines sent a late-night email to Allen, who previously promised Clinton's team a "no surprises" interview with Chelsea Clinton , with promotional language for a National Geographic documentary on the State Department. The email's subject was "Playbook."

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  5. Politico Denies Letting Clinton Aide Ghost-Write Item for...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... would appear in the site's Playbook newsletter. In the exchanges, Reines sent Allen a press alert for a National Geographic special on the State Department, and Allen followed up with a re-write for for Reines' approval. "This National Geographic ...

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  6. Visa's Zoo and Aquarium Ads Mislead About Its PhilanthropyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... in public aquariums across the country, and making media buys to run the ad on Animal Planet and on National Geographic. I also inquired about print and web advertising as well. I was told repeatedly that none of the ad dollars were budgeted to be ...

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  7. 'Lead helps guard your health': How American companies sold a toxic productRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... in their communities. "Lead helps guard your health," a National Lead Co. advertisement declared in "National Geographic" in 1923 - a year after the League of Nations suggested banning lead indoor paint because of health concerns. Scientists now say ...

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  8. Eight-legged Johnny Cash: New tarantula species named for singerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... adds 14 new species. "[T]here's not really much work that's been done on tarantulas ," Dr. Hamilton told National Geographic. "Past arachnologists would get really frustrated and give up ... It's a massive, massive amount of work, but that's what it ...

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  9. Elio Motors Launches Television CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Automoblog.net

    ... of transportation. The spots are airing on a variety of cable properties including ESPN, Fox News, and National Geographic. Now in their third week, the company reports their weekly reservation rate has doubled. If they can continue to connect a ...

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  10. Are you smarter than a fifth grader? Take this simple testRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... The Daily Mail notes that the puzzle has been around for ages. It has resurfaced once again thanks to National Geographic , which is featuring the logic puzzle in an upcoming episode of its TV series "Brain Games." The explanation for why kids do ...

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  11. Eight-legged Johnny Cash: Scientists name new tarantula species for singerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... adds 14 new species. "[T]here's not really much work that's been done on tarantulas ," Dr. Hamilton told National Geographic. "Past arachnologists would get really frustrated and give up ... It's a massive, massive amount of work, but that's what it ...

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  12. Japanese volcano erupts in rare display of roiling lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... all the world's earthquakes , and 75 percent of the volcanic eruptions, occur in this zone, according to National Geographic. Indeed, the country's terrain is considered 71 percent mountainous, meaning that its folklore is bathed in references to ...

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  13. This brain teaser stumps adults, is easy to kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    This brain teaser featured on the National Geographic series "Brain Games" is apparently difficult for adults but easy for kids to figure out.

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  14. Theater review: a The Bridges of Madison Countya at Fair ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Based on the Robert James Waller novel about an Italian war bride who, for four days, is shaken from her humdrum life as a farmer's wife in 1965 Iowa by a studly National Geographic photographer, is an awkward fit on the massive stage at Fair Park, which seats more than 3,000. Many would consider the show a chamber musical, except that this tour boasts 17 musicians in the pit, led by music director Keith Levenson.

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  15. NOVARead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... demystify science and technology and highlight the people involved in scientific pursuits. NOVA and National Geographic take a dazzling dive to explore how and why so many of the ocean's creatures light up-revealing a hidden undersea world where ...

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  16. Unique, Inspirational Offerings At Be Happy BoutiqueRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Osprey Observer

    ... some way. Spreading good vibes is her calling. Be Happy Boutique features lines by Novica, a partner of National Geographic that allows artisans from around the world to feature their handcrafted products in markets they could not otherwise afford ...

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  17. Apple Universal Search function now covers Fox Now, National Geographic, other appsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | O'Grady's PowerPage

    ... over time. As of Thursday, the Universal Search feature now works with apps such as Fox Now, FXNOW and National Geographic. Apple also expanded universal search to include PBS and PBS Kids in January. Universal search across iTunes, HBO GO, HBO NOW, ...

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  18. Kids Can Get This Bus Brain-Buster - But Adults Can't! See If You CanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKTU-FM Jersey City

    So...which way is the bus traveling!? Can you tell from the photo below? This is making the internet go NUTS! National Geographic posed this baffling question in their TV show Brain Games that has stumped adults. The show claimed that 80 percent of children under the age of 10 could solve the puzzle instantly.

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  19. promo278951641Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    Each year, National Geographic honors Adventurers of the Year, whose extraordinary achievements in exploration, adventure sports, conservation or humanitarianism have distinguished them. From those honorees, Nat Geo invites the public to vote for a People's Choice winner.

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  20. Tiger shark chopped in half by boat's propeller as fisherman fails to catch a thingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... see it before we hit it. We would have certainly done everything to avoid him if we could." According to National Geographic, tiger sharks are "consummate scavengers, with excellent senses of sight and smell and a nearly limitless menu of diet ...

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