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Trump Administration Drops Protections For Whales, Turtles

Trump Administration Drops Protections For Whales, Turtles

mag863 June 14, 2017 0

Seemingly overshadowed by a new lawsuit against the president, a dismal approving rating, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions denying Russian collusion in the 2016 election, the Trump administration ditched a rule on Monday aimed at

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National Geographic is Sharing Photos of Endangered Species This Summer to Help Save Their Lives

National Geographic is Sharing Photos of Endangered Species This Summer to Help Save Their Lives

mag863 May 23, 2017 0

Photo Ark—one of National Geographic‘s many prized projects—has teamed up with the Outdoor Advertising Association of America to present a cute, cuddly, and critical campaign. Aptly titled #SaveTogether, the movement calls attention to species whose futures are uncertain.

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Can Drugs Actually Be Good for Your Health?

Can Drugs Actually Be Good for Your Health?

mag863 April 5, 2017 0

Many consider drugs to be one of the primary catalysts for some of the world’s best art, music and cultural development. Typically it’s because they stimulate our minds to work in ways we never

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Manatees Officially Swim Away From ‘Endangered’ Status

Manatees Officially Swim Away From ‘Endangered’ Status

mag863 April 1, 2017 0

Dire environmental reports are seemingly everywhere, but today, there’s a bit of good news: The roly-poly West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus) is doing so well that the species is no longer considered endangered. Significant

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The Weird Ways Your Politics Affects Your Morals

The Weird Ways Your Politics Affects Your Morals

mag863 March 9, 2017 0

When news breaks about wrongdoings of our favorite politician, the other side inevitably argues that we have a scandal on our hands. We like to think that our superior grasp of logic is what

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Punxsutawney Phil’s Greatest Hits

Punxsutawney Phil’s Greatest Hits

mag863 February 2, 2017 0

This morning, Punxsutawney Phil, America’s most beloved forecasting groundhog, made his annual appearance in Gobbler’s Knob, Pennsylvania. As a bevy of men in top hats egged him on, Phil spied his shadow, a sure sign that we will have

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What Your New Years Resolution Should Be, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

What Your New Years Resolution Should Be, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

mag863 December 29, 2016 0

Aries (March 21st to April 19th) This year vow to work on taking things down a notch. You’re very impulsive and only want things when you want them so this year take a step

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All the Gods Born to Virgins on December 25 Before Jesus Christ

All the Gods Born to Virgins on December 25 Before Jesus Christ

mag863 December 23, 2016 0

There are common themes in ancient religion that make one wonder if Christianity was not the one exception to the rule that societies tend to adopt beliefs, stories, and traditions from one another. True,

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Why Do Kids Believe in Santa Claus?

Why Do Kids Believe in Santa Claus?

mag863 December 21, 2016 0

The holiday season is upon us, and so are its attendant myths, most prominent of which is the Santa Claus story. This is the time that many children are told about a man who

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How Rich Would You Be If You Actually Got A Penny For Every Thought?

How Rich Would You Be If You Actually Got A Penny For Every Thought?

mag863 December 7, 2016 0

Last weekend, as I was pensively staring into nothingness on the bus, a stranger approached me and said, “A penny for your thoughts?” We struck up a conversation, then, two stops later, went our

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