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3 hrs ago | City Pages

The Galapagos Affair reveals murder and supermen in paradise

At first, before the murders, the story might sound like some nihilistic last-century tropical sitcom, what Sherwood Schwartz would have come up with if he'd been into Nietzsche .

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4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Earth Day 365 concert Monday

"I'm going to do the photographs that fill the screen during the course of the performance," Hess said Tuesday.

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8 hrs ago | Birder's World

High-altitude preserve for Andean Condors in Ecuador

Photo by Murray Cooper. The Andean Condor has the widest wing-span of any raptor - up to 10.5 feet - and it is an extremely important bird for Ecuador.

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8 hrs ago | CBS Local

The 25 Best Beaches In The World

We can all agree that after months of polar vortexes and a Winter that refused to quit, the idea of hitting the beach sounds pretty terrific, right? Well, we're almost there.

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14 hrs ago | JD Supra

Attorney Means "Attorney" - Lessons for Subrogation ...

In 2010, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26 was amended to provide new limitations on the discovery allowed for testifying experts in federal court cases.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Espresso, okra and other hazards of the menu

Today's Americans have become identified by their preferences. Thus, your coach potato habits might label you a Broncos' fan, a soccer aficionado or a news junkie.

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OregonLive.com

'The Galapagos Affair' review: Riveting doc unearths 1930s murder mystery on isolated isle

The title of the documentary "The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden" might make you expect an activist film about the environmental despoiling of one of the planet's most remote and beguiling places.

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NJ.com

Nonfiction books can expand children's minds

"Why?" is an important question. Adults ask it all the time. In questioning, we seek answers to help make better sense of the message, the messenger, and our world.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Nerve News

Ecuador, Costa Rica sign maritime boundary deal

The signing represents a valuable example of understanding and the beginning of a stage of cooperation, Xinhua quoted Patino as telling reporters here at a ceremony.

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WFLA-AM Tampa

Amazon Treasures & Shamans

Joining George Knapp, researcher and author Lee Elders discussed his hunt for treasure in the mid-1960s in the Ecuadoran Amazon, and his encounters with local shamans.

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EurekAlert!

Lack of breeding threatens blue-footed boobies' survival

A new study appearing in the journal Avian Conservation and Ecology indicates numbers of the iconic birds, known for their bright blue feet and propensity to burst into dance to attract mates, have fallen more than 50 percent in less than 20 years.

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KISU-TV Pocatello

The Desert Speaks

THE DESERT SPEAKS is an Emmy award-winning series focusing on desert regions around the world.

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The Miami Herald

Volcanoes and vegetables: Tales from Equador

A pint-sized dish of cevichocho, served on the street in Otavalo, sparked one of those ah-hah moments so unexpected it caught me unawares.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Albany Times Union

Penitents from 'Las Siete Palabras' 'Seven words' brotherhood take...

Female penitents called "Veronicas" participate in a Good Friday procession carrying an image of Jesus in Quito, Ecuador, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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CNN

Snorkeling With Galapagos Sea Lions

In keeping with the theme of this assignment, this is a very intriguing video that was shot just off the Island of San Cristobol in the Galapagos Islands.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Espresso, okra and other hazards of the menu

Today's Americans have become identified by their preferences. Thus, your coach potato habits might label you a Broncos' fan, a soccer aficionado or a news junkie.

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Times Herald

Kendal Rautzhan: Fascinating nonfiction expands the mind

"Why?" is an important question. Adults ask "Why?"all the time. In questioning, we seek answers to help make better sense of the message, the messenger, and our world.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Galapagos frolic

This week, a glaring omission is corrected. The Science Show goes to The Galapagos.

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The New Yorker

Schmoozing with el Presidente

Now that Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's longtime ruler, is dead, and Lula da Silva is no longer the President of Brazil, Rafael Correa, the President of Ecuador, is the closest thing South America has to a regional leader.

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BioMed Central

Physical fitness among urban and rural Ecuadorian adolescents and its ...

Physical fitness has been proposed as a marker for health during adolescence. Currently, little is known about physical fitness and its association with blood lipid profile in adolescents from low and middle-income countries.

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Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, World News

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