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The Word You See First Reveals Your Dominant Personality Trait
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat )

- 1 day ago -
This quick, neat little quiz can tell you a lot about yourself! Click on the first slide to reveal the four different words you will be studying.
What Is the Oldest Tree in the World | Worlds Oldest Tree
Offbeat  (tags: trees, oldest )

- 6 hours ago -
Until 2013, the oldest individual tree in the world was Methuselah, a 4,845-year-old Great Basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva) in the White Mountains of California.
The Corpse Flower Blooms In Two US Locations, Watched By Thousands
Offbeat  (tags: Corpse Flower, Rare, Two Places, US, unusual, pictures, photos, interesting, americans, design, odd, off-beat )

- 1 hour ago -
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.
New Zealand Aims to Become Predator-Free By 2050
Offbeat  (tags: Non-Native predators, Indigenous wildlife, New Zealand )

- 12 hours ago -
New Zealand has set a goal of eradicating all non-native predators within 35 years in order to protect the country's indigenous wildlife.
In Pictures: The Beauty of the Skies
Offbeat  (tags: Inpictures, Astronomy Photographer of the Year )

- 1 day ago -
A selection of some of the images shortlisted in the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2016 contest.
Pictures of the Day: 30 July 2016
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 30 July 2016 )

- 8 hours ago -
Great photos.
Full Disclosure and Ascension: The War Has Gone Hot! ~By David Wilcock
Offbeat  (tags: author, several no.1 best sellers, ancient aliens )

- 1 day ago -
A quest into what we think we know of the present world and universe. Hits: 215,213
RUSSIA UPDATE: Tiger Filippa Healthy, Nourished, Learning Skills to Survive in the Wild
Offbeat  (tags: tiger filippo, russia, enclosure, animals, environment, photos, society, wildlife, world )

- 22 hours ago -
Over the last six months she has flourished in her large enclosure, learning how to survive throughout the winter and eventually hunting on her own.
Lava Pictures From 'Smiling' Hawaiian Kilauea Volcano Eruption
Offbeat  (tags: Kilauea Volcano, Lava pictures, Hawaii )

- 21 hours ago -
The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has erupted, however the volcano appears to be "smiling"
Viruses Are Dominant Driver of Human Evolution, Researchers Say | Biology | Sci-News.Com
Offbeat  (tags: evolution, human, viruses )

- 17 hours ago -
When an environmental change occurs, species are able to adapt in response due to mutations in their DNA. Although these mutations occur randomly, by chance some of them make the organism better suited to their new environment
Rape Victims Suffer 'Flashbacks' During Childbirth
Offbeat  (tags: Child Birth, Rape, Sexual Abuse, Flashback, UK )

- 21 hours ago -
For many victims of rape and sexual assault, giving birth can trigger frightening, graphic memories of their attack.
San Diego Policeman Shot Dead
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, San Diego, USA )

- 21 hours ago -
A police officer has died and another remains in hospital after both were shot in the US city of San Diego.
North Carolina 'Discriminatory' Voter ID Law Overturned
Offbeat  (tags: ID law, Overturned, Appeal Court, USA )

- 21 hours ago -
A US appeals court has overturned a controversial North Carolina law that requires voters to show identification before casting their ballots.
Are Female Leaders Disadvantaged By Media Bias?
Offbeat  (tags: Female Leaders, Media Bias, Business )

- 12 hours ago -
Hillary Clinton has shattered a glass ceiling by becoming the first woman to be nominated for president by a major party in the US. She's now looking to shatter one more and become the United States' first female president.
Facial Reconstruction Made of Bronze Age Woman 'Ava'
Offbeat  (tags: Reconstruction, Face, Woman, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK )

- 12 hours ago -
A facial reconstruction has been made of a young woman who died more than 3,700 years ago.
Pokemon Go Players Become Unusual Heroes For The Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Pokemon Go, Animals, Dogs, Cats, Chickens, Safety, Health, Help, Rescue, protection, wildlife, unusual, world )

- 1 hour ago -
Pokémon GoâEUR"the app that has hoards of people roaming streets, parks and public spaces looking for imaginary PokémonâEUR"turns out to be beneficial for animals. Please note, comment and forward this unusual story.
Chinese Anger at Lady Gaga-Dalai Lama Meeting
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, news, lady gaga, Dalai Lama, china, government, humans, censorship, culture )

- 1 hour ago -
Her social media posts about meeting with the Tibetan spiritual leader on Sunday have led to online speculation over whether she will still be allowed...

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