National Geographic Newswire

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  1. The World's Oldest Known Homicide Victim Has Been FoundIt's 430,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | New York Magazine

    Paleontologists in Spain have discovered what is now the oldest known homicide victim, killed some 430,000 years ago. National Geographic passes along that the scientists, announcing the find this week in the journal PLOS ONE, report that after reassembling a skull they found and conducting a forensic analysis, it appears the unlucky Homo heidelbergensis was struck twice in the head with a blunt instrument, the second blow being the dead giveaway that it was "ancient lethal interpersonal violence".

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  2. The view from inside Iceland's Thrihnukagigur volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... my own smallness and this immense size. "Then when we floodlighted the chamber in 2010 filming a National Geographic documentary we saw the colours for the first time and realised its true beauty lies not only in its size, but also in the colours." ...

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  3. Tennessee woman starts petition to get a Southern Justicea off airRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Kingsport woman has started an online petition in hopes of getting a documentary television show, filmed in the Tri-Cities, off the air. 'Southern Justice' airs on National Geographic .

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  4. Adventures of a Wildlife PhotographerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... to sell these pictures to stock agencies which he continues to this day. His pictures have appeared in National Geographic and Audubon Magazines. His pictures have also been featured in Zoonooz. In 1991, he met famous National Geographic ...

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  5. Facebook Instant Articles and the Future of Content, With Playbuzz CEO Shaul OlmertRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Switched

    ... publishers would never want to lose traffic to their websites. Yet publishers from The New York Times to National Geographic are already using Instant Articles. Olmert warns that they "are starting very cautiously," but the legitimacy gained from ...

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  6. Hunting in Oregon: 7 Things to Know About Urban Coyote Hunting in Cities and SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    ... every state but Hawaii and are taking up residence in cities, urban parks, and suburbs. According to the National Geographic , researchers' "Crittercams" show urban coyote in Chicago and they even know how to look before crossing the street. For ...

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  7. news briefsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Boulder Weekly

    ... or an app or anything," said Sam Droege, U.S. Geological Survey wildlife biologist and bee expert, to National Geographic. "We are completely dependent on bugs to retain the human race." Obama has personal stake in the life of bees, with a White ...

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  8. 5.28.15: Rediscovering The Sea, Farming Better Fish, And A Visit To An Underwater MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... the fish come from? And can those demands be met sustainably? Joel Bourne's article in the June issue of National Geographic " How to Farm a Better Fish " explores different approaches to fish farming If you want to see the work of artist Jason ...

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  9. Butterflies Have an Extra Stomach Attached to Their VaginasRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... is a science writer whose articles have appeared in publications including Slate , Nautilus , and National Geographic . She's also the former editor of the children's science magazine Muse , where she still writes in the voice of a know-it-all ...

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  10. Photographer Cotton Coulson Dies In Norway After Diving AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News Photographer

    American photographer and filmmaker Cotton Coulson, 60, formerly of National Geographic and U.S. News & World Report magazines, died last night in TromsA , Norway, after a scuba diving incident on Sunday that left him unconscious and in a coma. According to Coulson's son Calder, who is a sous chef in San Francisco, the photographer was on a scuba dive Sunday in cold waters north of Norway's coast "when something went wrong."

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  11. Austin Peay State University professor Stefan Woltmann featured in...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    Five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, which flooded nearly five million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, scientists are still struggling to unravel the mysteries of a natural habitat deeply impacted by the largest oil spill in U.S. waters. National Geographic recently published the first part of a five-part series marking the incident's fifth anniversary.

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  12. Color photography first gained a peel thanks to potatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... successful color process and was the standard through the early 1930s. The first color photos that National Geographic published were Autochromes, and the magazine's archives today still contain some 15,000 Autochrome plates. While Autochrome was ...

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  13. Scientists unearth new species of human ancestor in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    ... homo," he said. However, paleoanthropologist Bill Kimbel, from the Institute of Human Origins, told the National Geographic that the distinctions between Australopithecus deyiremedal and Australopithecus afarensis are "very subtle". "I think the ...

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  14. Top Pinellas County high school graduates get the last wordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Gator. PASSION IN LIFE: Traveling and writing. I hope to one day combine these passions and work for National Geographic . My teachers - from math to chemistry to English to Chinese - who have taught me far more than what was in any course syllabus. ...

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  15. What I Read On Seeking AlphaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seeking Alpha

    ... has high margins, an excellent ROIC, an unlevered balance sheet, barriers to entry via its exclusive National Geographic partnership and will likely accelerate growth through accretive acquisitions. This opportunity exists due to CLAC's lack of ...

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  16. Between the Rows: two good booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Recorder

    ... aphs and articles have appeared in many magazines, including Bird Watcher's Digest, Birds and Blooms and National Geographic. Together they have created a

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  17. This Photobombing Bird Wants to Be a Fighter Jet So BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TIME.com

    ... ces , family photos and traffic cameras . One even refused to fly away until its photo was taken, as one National Geographic photographer discovered.

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  18. 21-year-old bitten by black widow hiding in her grapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fox News

    ... very commonly inside houses. ... They are often common inside of houses but they very rarely bite." National Geographic seems to back that up, describing the spiders as "nonagressive" and resorting to biting only as a means of defense, "such as when ...

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  19. Woman Bitten by Black Widow Lurking in Her GrapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... very commonly inside houses. ... They are often common inside of houses but they very rarely bite." National Geographic seems to back that up, describing the spiders as "nonagressive" and resorting to biting only as a means of defense, "such as when ...

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  20. Alaska Airlines Names Derek Chang Managing Director of Brand ExperienceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Digital Game Developer

    ... Beyond Entertainment direct to customer devices, which includes free video shorts from partners such as National Geographic as well as the option to purchase hit movies and TV shows and tablets for rent with movies, TV, Xbox games, music, digital ...

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