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1 hr ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Travel, Ecuador Travel, World News, South America Travel, Quito, Ecuador Travel,

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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Related Topix: South America, World News, Travel, Ecuador Travel, Hugo Chavez, Rafael Correa, US Secret Service, US News, US Politics

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

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Review: 'The Galapagos Affair' unveils a wild time on the islands

Start with a sex-mad baroness and her frisky ménage à trois. Add in a stern German philosopher who fancied himself the next Friedrich Nietzsche, his mistress and a married couple who wanted a wholesome Swiss Family Robinson experience for their son.

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Times Post

Gwendolyn Shipp

Gwendolyn Killingsworth Shipp, 86, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Calhoun Health Service Nursing Home in Calhoun City.

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Examiner.com

'The Galapagos Affair' review: A masterful murder mystery

JANUARY 05: Dayna Goldfine, Thomas Kretschmann and Daniel Geller attend the 25th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival screening of 'The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden' at the Camelot Theatre on January 5, 2014 in Palm S Today, thinking of the Galapagos Islands brings to mind images of giant tortoises, iguanas and colorful birds - ... (more)

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The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

Northern Westchester Hospital Appoints New Medical Staff

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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The Peekskill Daily Voice

Peekskill's Maria McKenna Appointed As Physician At NWH

Dr. Maria McKenna practices at Westchester Health in Yorktown Heights. McKenna received her medical degree from Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador.

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