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Captain Hook Awards for Biopiracy 2016
Offbeat  (tags: crime, ethics, government, interesting, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
About Biopiracy: For the first time, the Oxford English Dictionary now includes "biopiracy," The OED defines "biopiracy" as 'bioprospecting, regarded as a form of exploitation of developing countries.' Biopiracy refers to the monopolization of genetic
Wine for Your Cat âEUR" WeâEUR(TM)re Serious (and ItâEUR(TM)s Not Alcohol)
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- 6 hours ago -
The catnip-based drinks from Apollo Peak include Pinot Meow, Catbernet and White Kittendel.
On This Day In History: Universal Declaration Of Human Rights Adopted âEUR" On Dec 10, 1948
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The document was drafted by a committee headed by Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the late U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Among the committee members were Jacques Maritain (a famous Catholic philosopher) and Charles Malik
The Forgotten Ones: International Card Exchange For The Elderly
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- 5 hours ago -
Not everyone can be with their families for the holidays for different reasons. The simple act of writing and sending a card will make a lonely person feel special and loved. Here are nursing home addresses all over the world.
New Funny Pictures - Cat : Merry Christmas and Happy New Year   video
Offbeat  (tags: cats, christmas, bizarre, society, interesting )

- 2 hours ago -
This may be a little bit early...
Donald Trump Denies He Will Work on The Apprentice While President
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Celebrity Apprentice, USA )

- 4 hours ago -
Donald Trump has denied that he will work on the new series of reality TV show Celebrity Apprentice after becoming US president.
Scientists Realized a Species of Bird Is Really Thirteen Different Species
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it turns out the birds that were once believed to all belong to the same species the red-bellied pitta are actually 13 distinct species, found around Southeast Asia.
Holiday Wreaths
Offbeat  (tags: xmas celebrations )

Mary ther
- 1 hour ago -
Deck your holiday cookie platters with these marshmallow and Kellogg's Corn Flakes® cereal wreaths.

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