Category: STORIES

Apr 17, 2018

PTA’s ‘Alternative Fundraiser’ Gets Internet Seal of Approval

PTA’s ‘Alternative Fundraiser’ Gets Internet Seal of Approval

Sayonara crappy wrapping paper, popcorn and cookie dough!

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Mar 29, 2018

The 15th Annual Smithsonian Photo Contest Winners Gallery

The 15th Annual Smithsonian Photo Contest Winners Gallery

They received over 48,000 submissions from photographers in 155 countries and territories

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Mar 28, 2018

21 Pictures of People Trying to Take Photos of Mirrors They’re Selling

21 Pictures of People Trying to Take Photos of Mirrors They’re Selling

Through its defining trait, the humble mirror has created some oddly humorous moments

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Mar 21, 2018

Sudan, the World’s Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies at 45

Sudan, the World’s Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies at 45

Only two female northern white rhinos remain—the last of their kind on Earth

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Mar 16, 2018

King Penguins on South Georgia Island

King Penguins on South Georgia Island

Half a million King Penguins, each standing 3 ft tall, pack shoulder to shoulder in mesmerizing colonies on this 100-mile-long, glacier-studded island–reached by two days of sailing east of Chile’s Cape Horn

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Mar 15, 2018

Teacher’s Postcard Project Goes Viral, Reaches 90 Countries and Every US State

Teacher’s Postcard Project Goes Viral, Reaches 90 Countries and Every US State

Elementary school teacher David Arwood was looking for a way to show his class how diverse and connected the world is

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Mar 13, 2018

In 1982, An Artist Harvested Two Acres of Wheat on Land Worth $4.5 Billion

In 1982, An Artist Harvested Two Acres of Wheat on Land Worth $4.5 Billion

Agnes Denes’ “Wheatfield” has endured far beyond the 1000 lbs of wheat she harvested that summer

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