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  1. 'Jurassic World'- Amenities And Attractions To Expect At The ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | International Business Times

    The first trailer of "Jurassic World" gave the fans a glimpse of how different the park would be in the upcoming movie. Fans of the franchise will be returning to the park in Isla Nublar.

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  2. Community garden project acquires new siteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Times

    An empty lot along Pine Street is the site of Jubilee Farm. Food grown at the community farm will be distributed to local charities, including Good News at Noon, the Salvation Army, Georgia Mountain Food Bank and Junior Service League of Gainesville.

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  3. Puna lava flow continues to slow, but is still heading toward Pahoa MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Hawai'i County Civil Defense officials say the Puna lava flow continues to slow, but still advanced east-northeast another 85 yards since Saturday. The active leading edge is now approximately 0.6 miles upslope of the Highway 130 and Pahoa Village Road intersection, and experts say it is still heading that direction.

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  4. Calgary photographer captures apparent fireball over Mount RundleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    It's been a busy year in the Edmonton cultural scene, with enough arts, entertainment, fashion and food news to keep all of us writing, and hopefully, all of you reading. Calgary photographer Brett Abernethy captured a shot of an apparent fireball streaking across the night sky in Banff over Mount Rundle on Monday, December 20, 2014.

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  5. Scientists are trying to model our mental health based on our tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | GigaOM

    ... of opinions; it's a feedback loop that never existed, and it's going to transform society," he said - but the science itself is still in its infancy, and tapping platforms like Twitter to tell us about trends has its limitations, some obvious and ...

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  6. Tesla to experiment with battery-swapping programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Tesla Motors has confirmed plans to begin a battery-swapping programme as soon as the end of December this year at a dedicated facility in California. Unlike its Supercharger platform which allows owners to charge their cars in more or less an hour, the battery swap process is expected to take no more than three minutes.

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  7. Holiday spots to consider in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The year is almost over and intrepid travellers are already planning their 2015 getaways. With that in mind we asked six travel experts to share their predictions for the hot destinations in 2015.

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  8. Intellectual Property: Leveraging on Diaspora Exchange (I)Chidi Oguamanam, Ottawa, CanadaRead the original story

    23 min ago | Nigeriaworld

    It requires asking whether globalization has been beneficial to Africa. One quick and easy way of addressing this often asked question is to cursorily look at the regional dynamics of over half century of globalization.

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  9. Sydney to Hobart race fleet warned about strong windsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Sydney to Hobart race fleet have been warned they could face strong winds shortly after the start on Boxing Day. A long range weather briefing on Monday indicated the 117 yachts will begin racing in light easterly winds on Sydney Harbour but they should be prepared for conditions to get livelier quickly.

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  10. LP#TrayIconBusterRead the original story

    51 min ago | The Code Project

    Your system probably shows icons for Volume Control, Task Manager, Network Connections and many more. When a process installs a and then exits without disposing of it, the icon remains present until you move the mouse pointer over it, making it suddenly disappear.

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  11. Korea Halts U.S. Poultry Imports in Flu ScareRead the original story

    54 min ago | Chosun Ilbo

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said on Sunday that it has halted the import of U.S. poultry and eggs due to a bird flu outbreak there. Though American chicken accounts for 10 percent of the nation's total consumption, domestic supplies should last until the end of the year, according to the ministry.

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  12. 2015 a remarkable year ahead facing University of CanterburyRead the original story

    55 min ago | Scoop

    ... is now underway with a tower crane on its way. Later in the year work will begin on the $212 million Rutherford Science and Innovation Centre (RSIC) to create 21st century teaching and research laboratories for physics, astronomy, chemistry, biology ...

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  13. Oyo: Why our people are angry with Gov Ajimobi - Teslim FolarinRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Vanguard

    Immediate past Senate Leader, Senator Teslim Folarin was a two time senator who rose to become the Senate Leader between 2007 and 2011 during which time he was the highest elected office holder from the Southwest. Senator Folarin's drive for public office, according to him, was stimulated by the relative efficiency of service delivery he saw during his fourteen year stint in the British public service.

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  14. Why is Near Term Human Extinction Inevitable?Read the original story

    56 min ago | War Is A Crime

    ... of homo sapiens sapiens. Now, it should be pointed out, many scientists disagree with this timeframe. For example, science journalist Scott K. Johnson endeavours to explain 'How Guy McPherson gets it wrong' . And, just recently, Dr Piers J Sellers, ...

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  15. Israel Antiquities Authority launches its first App featuring archaeology games and puzzles for kidsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Art Daily

    The Dead Sea Scrolls, the most important archaeological discovery of the 20th century, are now available on your iPhone and iPad as the Israel Antiquities Authority launches its first App featuring archaeology games and puzzles for kids. Genesis 1:1 , the Ten Commandments, Psalms, and 11 other 2,000 year old manuscripts are featured in this App that introduces kids ages 7-11 to archaeology with a suite of unique games, featuring beautiful artifacts from the National Treasures of the Israel Antiquities Authority.

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  16. PGG Wrightson reaffirms 2015 earnings growth, signs of weak dairy weighing on marketRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBR Newsroom

    The Christchurch-based company expects operating earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation in the year ending June 30, 2015, to be above the $58.7 million it reported in the 2014 year, chief executive Mark Dewdney says in a statement, affirming guidance given at its October annual meeting. Earlier this month, Fonterra cut its forecast farmgate milk price for the 2014/15 season by 60c per kilogram of milk solids to $4.70/kgMS, after global dairy prices halved since the start of the year.

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  17. 100 years of the discovery of the Great Temple celebrated with an exhibition in MexicoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Art Daily

    Some documents that this exhibition contains show proof that between May 6th and 16th of 1914, Gamio identified the first ruins of the main temple of the sacred site of Tenochca. Photo: INAH.

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  18. From Seeds of Hope to Seeds of ProsperityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Groong

    ... planting a number of wheat and alfalfa seeds varieties on trial plots in 1992 in Spitak, Armenia. Using the applied science methodology, our scientists, former UC extension agents, have selected the most suitable seed verities for each of the seven ...

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  19. Series of strong earthquakes rattle B.C. and edges of the Pacific plateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vancouver Sun

    The B.C. quakes this weekend measured from 4.0 to 5.1 in magnitude and were centred offshore between Vancouver Island and Haida Gwaii, pictured here. VANCOUVER -- A series of five strong earthquakes rattled coastal B.C. this weekend, starting just a few hours before five more - including a magnitude 6.6 quake - hit Indonesia.

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  20. Does it pay to be a farmer in India?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | FarmingUK

    How profitable is farming? The answer to this most fundamental question about Indian agriculture can be found in the National Sample Survey Office's new survey of India's agricultural households. The average farm household makes Rs 6,426 per month.

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