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11 okt 2019

Family Rescues Entangled Whale Shark

A 150-pound (68 kg) rope was entangled around the whale shark's neck—and this family didn't hesitate to help. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
10 okt 2019

Rising temperatures could make 12 U.S. state birds ‘stateless’

Minnesota’s common loon, Pennsylvania’s ruffed grouse, and others might struggle to survive in the states they represent if warming continues. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
10 okt 2019

Bizarre ‘nesting doll’ diamond found inside another diamond

The first of its kind yet known, a tiny diamond freely rattles inside the belly of a bigger diamond, puzzling scientists over how such an unusual configuration came to be. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
10 okt 2019

2021 International Year of Caves and Karst

The International Union of Speleology (UIS) has declared 2021 as the IYCK in a major effort to make the world aware of how caves and karst are valuable to all people. To make this possible, the UIS
10 okt 2019

Redwood National Park – National Geographic

Be awestruck by the world’s tallest trees in this slightly lesser-known gem of the Pacific coast. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
9 okt 2019

Why Do We Celebrate Columbus Day and Not Leif Erikson Day?

Arguably, the debate over whether Columbus or Erikson played a greater role in European migration to America is moot, since both of them “discovered” a place where millions of people already lived. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
9 okt 2019

Huge new ‘shark toothed’ dinosaur found

Dating back more than 113 million years, the fossils belong to "one of the most important Thai dinosaurs ever found," paleontologists say. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
9 okt 2019

Activate | Clean Drinking Water

Clean water is one of the most basic human needs—but nearly 1 billion people around the world don't have access to it. Watch Activate Thursday 10/9c on National Geographic. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
8 okt 2019

Lezecké dni SRT v Slovenskom krase 2019 – Krátka správa

Lezecké dni SRT v Slovenskom krase 2019

Po dlhodobo avizovaných ohlasoch od jaskyniarov o záujem usporiadať sústredenie jednolanovej techniky (ang. Single Rope Technique), prebehli pod

8 okt 2019

Alabama almost lost its sandhill cranes. Now, hunters again will target the ‘sirloin of the sky.’

To protect other species, those selected from the drawing to get a license must complete an online test proving they can correctly identify a sandhill crane. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)