National Geographic Newswire

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  1. Recycling makes more than centsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... create new glass. Plastic, like paper, degrades when recycled, so it is often remade once, according to National Geographic and The New York Times. Plastic containers and bags typically find new uses in other products. Plastic fibers can be made ...

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  2. The stench of summer in the city: Watch live as gigantic 'Corpse...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... acid, which resembles the smell cheesy, sweaty odor responsible for terrible gym sock smells, reports National Geographic . The official name of this smell plant is Amorphopallus titanium or Titan-Arum, which can hit a maximum weight of 200 pounds ...

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  3. Taking Photos? Use a "Real" Camera Instead of Your PhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Connecting the Dots

    ... Lake Superior before summer gives way to the fall. I'll also go up to Ely for a day (and stop at former National Geographic photographer, Jim Brandenburg's gallery ) and so I can also head over to Sigurd Olson's Listening Point and take some photos. ...

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  4. Liam McGough talks life after Big Brother and how much the show has changedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    ... Ben Fogle," Liam owns his own arboricultural consultancy and has shot a number of documentaries for both National Geographic and the Discovery Channel, working with Jamie Oliver's production company Fresh One. He's also just returned from New York, ...

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  5. Fox Networks Group Cuts Video Ad Deal With MondelezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MediaPost

    ... featuring skydiver Luke Aikins jumping from 25,000 feet with no parachute. It will be re-broadcast on National Geographic on Sunday, July 31. 21st Century Fox is one of three owners of Hulu along with Walt Disney and Comcast. Mondelez brands in the ...

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  6. Amanda Lindhout to speak at Mun PTSD conference about her 15 months in captivityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegram

    ... photojournalist Nigel Brennan, and both were kidnapped by armed men who had actually been targeting two National Geographic reporters instead. Over the next 459 days, Lindhout was starved, beaten and raped. She and Brennan were eventually freed ...

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  7. Summer myth-busters tackle campus tall talesRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    ... students got help from Nancy Oanh Tran, a campus library circulation supervisor. The headline for a 2006 National Geographic article the students found about the text reads "Book Bound in Human Skin." The practice, called anthropodermic bibliopegy, ...

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  8. Local man featured on National Geographic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WCTI

    ... I could ever expect," Joey Hathaway said. Around Christmas time the Foolish Pleasures crew heard the National Geographic show was accepting auditions. A few weeks later they were cast. "He used to watch a lot of National Geographic when he was a ...

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  9. Share on LinkedInRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MediaPost

    ... featuring skydiver Luke Aikins jumping from 25,000 feet with no parachute. It will be re-broadcast on National Geographic on Sunday, July 31. 21st Century Fox is one of three owners of Hulu along with Walt Disney and Comcast. Mondelez brands in the ...

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  10. Smelly 'Corpse Flower' About to Bloom in NYC: How to Watch It LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | LiveScience

    ... be familiar with some of the scents, including timethylamine, a molecule that smells like rotting fish, National Geographic reported . The magazine added that another substance made by the corpse flower, isovaleric acid, smells like cheesy and ...

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  11. 5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Rio's Preparation for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... both successes and failures, with a critical eye to identify and build off of best practices. National Geographic calls the Olympics a money pit and points out that host cities are left with debt that could take decades to pay off, facilities that ...

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  12. Girls on ice, updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Journal of the San Juans

    ... they were a Glaciologist, an Oceanographer, a Wilderness biologist, and a mountaineer, later on a National Geographic photographer and an artist joined the group. All the instructors added different interesting perspectives to the expedition. The ...

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  13. What It's Like to Cover SpaceX as They Blaze a Trail to MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New York Observer

    ... shooting for a segment, and a crew dispatched by Ron Howard who is producing a Mars-mission series for National Geographic. Last weekend, the media gathered again at Kennedy Space Center for the launch of SpaceX Cargo Resupply Mission 9 to the ...

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  14. Extra Fingers and Toes Were Revered in Ancient CultureRead the original story

    Monday | National Geographic

    ... with important ritual structures and high-status objects like turquoise," says Crown, who is also a past National Geographic grantee. To determine how common polydactyly was among the Chacos, the researchers conducted an analysis of 96 skeletons ...

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  15. Outside Reviews "Fast-Paced, Shape-Shifting" Book by Prof. Lili WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... any of the characters." The Washington Post reviewed Dancing with the Tiger last week, and it's on a National Geographic list of "12 Travel Books to Read Before Summer Is Over." Elizabeth D. "Lili" Wright joined the DePauw faculty in 1999. Her work ...

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  16. 'We were living it up like Kerry Packer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    ... minute of it. We had an open cheque book to go wherever, whenever. Back then there were no Discovery or National Geographic channels. We were it. Ray, George, Ian and Jana were all great reporters, and even greater talkers. It was as if words had a ...

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  17. A bit of pedantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Danielbowen.com

    There's a simple way of conveying this in the text, and it's not just me - it turns out National Geographic has a style guide which recommends: Do not use former when reference is made to something done while a person held a position; then may be used Not to single out The Age here - I've noticed "former" being used when "then" is more appropriate in a lot of stories from various media outlets recently.

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  18. FEATHERS by Robert ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    Synopsis : Exquisite images from award-winning National Geographic photographer Robert Clark offer a captivating perspective on the vast beauty and myriad functions of a seemingly simple thing: the bird feather.

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  19. MBS Productions Announces 2016/2017 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dallas, Summer 1942: Two seemingly ordinary women, Willa Dee and her cousin Emily await the mail. National Geographic is doing a pictorial about American enlisted men training in the Bahamas, and they've gotten word that their husbands are featured ...

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  20. The Gene: Science's Most Powerful-and Dangerous-IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | National Geographic

    ... disturbances, such as schizophrenia. [See how the DNA revolution is giving us unprecedented power .] National Geographic caught up with the author as he was driving across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York City. Mukherjee, a professor of medicine ...

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