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Whoa! - Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat and Never Has Been Company Insists
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Caree
- 4 days ago - news.msn.com
Hello Kitty is not a cat, the company behind Japan's global icon of cute insisted Thursday, despite an uproar from Internet users who spluttered: "But she's got whiskers!" The moon-faced creation that adorns everything from pencil cases to pyjamas isn't a
Giant Rubber Duck Floats Into Los Angeles Port to Join Tall Ships Festival - Video
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Caree
- 10 days ago - ph.news.yahoo.com
Sure to bring a smile to your day..The giant bathtub toy at six-stories tall - the largest in the world, is part of an art installation by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman. Since 2007, the gigantic duckie has called at ports and harbors across the globe.
Weird and Wacky Facts About All 50 States - Video
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Caree
- 11 days ago - msnvideo.msn.com
Do you know which state features mashed potato wrestling matches? How about the state where you're never more than 6 miles from a lake? Find out if they're yours.
Victorian Strangeness: The Great Balloon Riot of 1864
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Marty
- 23 days ago - bbc.com
Europe's largest balloon festival is staged this weekend in Bristol. We trust there'll be no repeat of the scenes in Leicester in 1864. Author Jeremy Clay tells the little-known tale of Britain's balloon riot.
Man Finds Rare Calico Lobster, Gives It to Aquarium
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Caree
- 32 days ago - news.msn.com
A fisherman has caught a rare lobster that's bright orange with dark blue spots. Josiah Beringer found the calico lobster in a trap on July 23 in the mouth of New Hampshire's Hampton Harbor. He donated the 1.5-pound, 5-year-old male lobster to the Explore
This Is What Millions of Mayflies Emerging All At Once Looks Like
Offbeat  (tags: odd, news, pictures, environment, unusual )

Connie
- 39 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
Check the radar map! It is wild.
This Tree Produces 40 Different Types of Fruit
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Shaheen
- 40 days ago - sciencealert.com.au
Award-winning artist Sam Van Aken has grown a hybridised fruit tree that produces 40 different varieties of stone fruit each year.
10 Most Unique Homes in the World - Grandparents.Com
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Christeen
- 41 days ago - grandparents.com
Check these out................
The Cornish Beaches Where Lego Keeps Washing Up
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Marty
- 42 days ago - bbc.com
A container filled with millions of Lego pieces fell into the sea off Cornwall in 1997. But instead of remaining at the bottom of the ocean, they are still washing up on Cornish beaches today - offering an insight into the mysterious world of oceans and t
Mysteries of the Not-So Deep: Inside Tide Pools - Photos
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, interesting, odd, photos, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Caree
- 46 days ago - photos.msn.com
When the tide is low, another world reveals itself - pictures.
Not Something You See Every Day...
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, odd, photos, animals, lightning, trees )

BarbCat
- 54 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Timing is everything in photography, that and a boat load of luck. These photographers obviously had both working for them...
 

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