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Stupefying Hand-Knitted Hammock Is Suspended Above a 400-Foot-High Canyon
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Kathy
- 3 days ago - inhabitat.com
Every year high-liners from around the world gather during Thanksgiving in Moab, Utah to enjoy the Mars-like environment and seek out exciting elevated views. A few years, the Moab Monkeys, a group of athletes and filmmakers, took things to the next level
Cloud Lamp Erupts Into a Frenzied Lightning Storm Every Time Donald Trump Tweets
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Kathy
- 62 days ago - inhabitat.com
French artist Parse/Error has created an ingenious lamp that erupts into a miniature lightning storm whenever Donald Trump tweets. The lamp is connected to Donald Trump's Twitter account, and it reacts in real time to his infamous "tweet storms" with...
90-Year-Old Czech Grandma Turns Small Village Into Her Art Gallery By Hand-Painting Flowers On Its Houses
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Katka
- 101 days ago - boredpanda.com
One 90-year-old resident of Louka, Czech Republic, spends every spring and summer adorning window and door frames with majestic designs.
Https://Www.Gofundme.Com/Littl e-Princess-Trust-Charity
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Wendy
- 116 days ago - littleprincesses.org.uk
Charlotte is my Daughter -in- Law, I am not asking for sponsors, but please do if you would like to 50c will do, I really want to raise awareness , of what you can do, when you get a hair cut, - especially really long hair,- look to donate near you .
US Military Plans To Send Malware Back To Hackers
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Fiona
- 146 days ago - ibtimes.com
Well, this may be good news....military geeks doing something computer users, might enjoy. This is a a new approach to discourage hackers. Interesting video on site. Please note, comment, forward.
Brilliant Optical Illusions Inspire Families To Adopt Rescue Pets
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Lone
- 229 days ago - thedodo.com
While the creativity behind these captivating images, from Amol Jadhav and a team from McCann Worldgroup India, is certainly deserving of all the positive attention it's gotten from a design perspective, it's also achieved the goal
See Chihuly's Dazzling Glass Art Take Over the New York Botanical Garden
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Kathy
- 251 days ago - inhabitat.com
A magical garden of glass has bloomed at the New York Botanical Garden. In more than a decade, world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly brought his breathtaking glass art installations back to New York with a major new exhibition called CHIHULY. With over 20...
Watchtowers, Drones and a Toxic Moat: The Designs for Trump's Border Wall
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Kathy
- 280 days ago - theguardian.com
Monorails, shipping containers and nuclear waste dumps are just some of the ways that US construction companies have interpreted Donald Trump's call for an "impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful wall" to march 2,000 miles across the...
Rosie the Riveter for the 21st Century: You Dreamed, We Drew
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Kathy
- 289 days ago - yesmagazine.org
Readers submitted their ideas for updating the classic icon. See the winning poster ideas-and download your favorites.
Behind the Cat Collar Saving Birds' Lives
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Kathy
- 294 days ago - psmag.com
Domesticated cats kill between 1.3 and four billion birds every year, more than buildings, cars, wind turbines, and airplanes combined.
Ukraine's Leafy Green 'Tunnel of Love' Is a Passageway for Trains and Lovers
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Kathy
- 294 days ago - inhabitat.com
The tunnel was made over many years as the passing train molded the treesâEUR(TM) lines. The train turned a luscious piece of woodland into a unique passageway as it traveled back and forth 3 times a day over several years.
What Would a Modern-Day Rosie the Riveter Look Like?
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Kathy
- 318 days ago - yesmagazine.org
Rosie the Riveter: You know her well-or do you? She has represented female empowerment since World War II, when her defiant, bicep-flexing, red-bandana-wearing image was plastered across American newspapers and factory walls to cajole more women into the
The Corpse Flower Blooms In Two US Locations, Watched By Thousands
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Fiona
- 533 days ago - ecowatch.com
The corpse flower, best know for its terrible smell, is blooming in two locations in the U.S. But you might not want to stop and smell this flower. Please note, comment, forward.
Comparing Gardening With Activism
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Fiona
- 548 days ago - truth-out.org
On my kitchen counter lies treasure: 17 perfect cucumbers, three zucchinis including one large enough to double as a war club, one green pepper, one sweet onion Please note, comment, forward
 

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