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These Photos Won a National Geographic Contest, and They're Breathtaking.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, photography, National Geographic, images )

Robert
- 9 hours ago - upworthy.com
For over 120 years, National Geographic has brought the world to your doorstep. They also hold an annual photography contest, open to amateurs and people outside of Nat Geo's employ. As you can imagine, the photos are breathtaking.
July 31 - Celebrate National Mutt Day By Telling Us Why You Love Your Pooch
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 11 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
National Mutt Day is a day for embracing, saving and celebrating mixed breed dogs that happens twice a year, on July 31 and Dec. 2, The Huffington Post wants to hear why your pet means the world to you.
When Special Dogs Bond With Special-Needs Kids
Offbeat  (tags: awesome-pawsome doggy pics, special-needs-kids )

Barb
- 4 hours ago - dogster.com
Not all dogs are suited to be best friends with a special-needs child, but when they are, an unbreakable and life-changing bond forms between them.
Blake Is All Smiles After Surviving a Knife Attack in Barbados
Offbeat  (tags: dogster Miracle Monday, Blake, hero, survivor, tail-wagging-ending )

Barb
- 3 hours ago - dogster.com
This mixed-breed dog represents the loyalty, love, and forgiveness dogs can possess even in the face of extreme abuse.
Disabled Child Bonds With Three-Legged Dog   video
Offbeat  (tags: awesome video, awesome pair )

Barb
- 4 hours ago - youtube.com
A disabled boy has developed an unlikely bond with a three-legged dog. 7-year-old, Owen Howkins was socially withdrawn and rarely wanted to venture away from home.
Why It Took So Long to Invent the Wheel
Offbeat  (tags: wheel, invention )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
Wheels are the archetype of a primitive, caveman-level technology. But in fact, they're so ingenious that it took until 3500 B.C. for someone to invent them.
10 Discoveries Almost Lost To Time - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: archeology, discoveries )

Nelson
- 4 hours ago - listverse.com
Accidental finds by both archaeologists and regular people show that important finds can be made at any place and time.
10 Stolen Ancient Artifacts That Carried Curses - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: artifacts, stolen, curses )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - listverse.com
Science has little room for superstition and magic. Throughout history, no magical solution has ever been found to a scientific question, while the reverse happens, well, constantly.
Bob Dylan Is a True Master. Enjoy His Songs Here.
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, music )

Elaine
- 17 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
Bob Dylan has been famous for more than five decades, and has been the songwriter behind some of the greatest songs ever released.
Do the Spanish Hustle   video
Offbeat  (tags: Spanish, hustle me, nusic. M, video )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - m.youtube.com
Enjoy
Hundreds Of Wild Ponies Make A Splash During Annual Swim Fundraiser
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Once on dry land, the animals will be paraded to the local carnival grounds, and the foals will be auctioned off on Thursday to benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company, which owns and maintains the herd.
Supervolcanoes May Give Just a YearâEUR(TM)s Warning
Offbeat  (tags: Supervolcanoes, eruption )

Nelson
- 5 hours ago - seeker.com
These volcanic events are large enough to devastate the entire planet.<br />
 

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