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3 hrs ago | USA Today

Video: Swarm of locusts invades Madagascar

Video: Swarm of locusts invades Madagascar Watch the winged creatures cloud the skies of Madagascar's capital.

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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

This video of a locust invasion in Madagascar will give you nightmares

Are you okay? Have you cowered under your desk in terror yet? Here's a GIF version, in case you want to torment your Twitter followers: The images were captured in Madagascar's capital Antananarivo on Thursday, where billions of locusts descended upon the city as part of an outbreak the size of Japan, Agence France Presse reported.

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3 hrs ago | ABC News

PHOTO: A swarm of locusts invades the center of Madagascars capitol on Aug. 28, 2014.

A swarm of millions of locusts descended upon Madagascar's capital of Antananarivo on Aug. 28, slowing traffic and blotting out the skies over the city.

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7 hrs ago | New York Magazine

Here's Video Proof It's Truly End Times

ISIS. Israel versus Hamas. Burning Man. Killer cops. Tan suits. Kids firing Uzis.

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16 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Madagascar : The Republic of Madagascar and BADEA sign a loan agreement worth US $ 11 million

The loan has been signed on behalf of BADEA by H. E. Abdelaziz KHELEF, Director General and on behalf of by H.E. Pr Jean RAZAFINDRAVONONA, Minister of Finance and Budget.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Global Voices Online

Locust Invasion Spotted in Antananarivo, Madagascar

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Elder Elijah Hamm

Elder Elijah Hamm recently returned home after successfully completing a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), World News, Africa, Grantsville, UT

CBS Local

Movie Review: 'Island of Lemurs: Madagascar'

The lemurs are among the earliest of primates, having coexisted with dinosaurs millions of years ago and then outlived them by plenty.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Agriculture

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Scientific American

Fieldwork: Tiny Bones to Pick

The three Land Rovers pause while John Flynn consults the device in his hand. "Is the GPS happy?" someone asks him.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Yahoo!

Plucky Madagascar car maker hopes to shift up a gear

For a start, only a dozen are built each year, by hand, on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar and none are exported outside the impoverished nation.

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Yahoo!

Plucky Madagascar car maker hopes to shift up a gear

For a start, only a dozen are built each year, by hand, on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar and none are exported outside the impoverished nation.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Madagascar: Endnote Collaborates With Science Hack Day to Bring Global Event to Madagascar

Thomson Reuters EndNote, the leading software for researchers, librarians and students to manage bibliographies, citations and references, today announced a collaboration with Science Hack Day - a global grassroots movement aimed at empowering scientific innovation--to bring the event to Africa.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

The Black Plague Returns

Researchers in a laboratory in the Madagascan capital Antananarivo in Sept. 2004.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Arab Times

Women in Malagasy lured to Middle East

Less than a year later she was dead, her body flown home to a husband asking questions about her slave-like work conditions in the Middle East.

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