PHOTO OF THE WEEK: 26 March 2012 - Uganda’s northern districts continue to recover from two decades of armed conflict. Some 2 million by leanna
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leanna PHOTO OF THE WEEK: 26 March 2012 - Uganda’s northern districts continue to recover from two decades of armed conflict. Some 2 million
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A Syrian girl holds a younger child in a refugee camp in northern Iraq. Some 2 million Syrian children are in need of assistance. Photo: Peter Biro/IRC by yvonne
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yvonne A Syrian girl holds a younger child in a refugee camp in northern Iraq. Some 2 million Syrian children are in need of assistance. Photo: Peter Biro/IRC
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Experts estimate that in the next two decades more than 80 million Americans will lose their memories to dementia and Alzheimer's disease. But if you eat a unique brain superfood once a week, you can solidify your chances of keeping your ability to think clearly. by alicia
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alicia Experts estimate that in the next two decades more than 80 million Americans will lose their memories to dementia and Alzheimer's disease. But if you eat a unique brain superfood once a week, you can solidify your chances of keeping your ability to think clearly.
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Finishing the Rag Rug Edges by John C. Campbell Folk School, From Nanette Davidson's class "Weaving Rag Rugs" February 26 - March 3, 2012. by LiveLoveLaughMyLife
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LiveLoveLaughMyLife Finishing the Rag Rug Edges by John C. Campbell Folk School, From Nanette Davidson's class "Weaving Rag Rugs" February 26 - March 3, 2012.
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Astronomy Photo of the Day: 3/26/14 - NGC 3244  It's not every day that we have an opportunity to see a photo-bomb of galactic proportions, which is exactly what we see with this image, captured by ESO's "Very Large Telescope" (VLT).  The spiral galaxy in this image, known as NGC 3244, is located some 90 million light-years from Earth, in the constellation of Antlia. It's one of the more well-studied galaxies we know of thus far, mostly due to by sandy
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sandy Astronomy Photo of the Day: 3/26/14 - NGC 3244 It's not every day that we have an opportunity to see a photo-bomb of galactic proportions, which is exactly what we see with this image, captured by ESO's "Very Large Telescope" (VLT). The spiral galaxy in this image, known as NGC 3244, is located some 90 million light-years from Earth, in the constellation of Antlia. It's one of the more well-studied galaxies we know of thus far, mostly due to
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This is General ‘Black Jack’ Pershing. As the supreme general of the American Expeditionary Forces during the Great War, he commanded a force of two million men strong.    A West Point instructor, Pershing is considered to have been the mentor of some of America’s greatest generals—Patton, Bradley, Eisenhower, and Marshall. During his service he held the highest position in the US Armed forces—General of the Armies—in the history of the United by tracy sam
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tracy sam This is General ‘Black Jack’ Pershing. As the supreme general of the American Expeditionary Forces during the Great War, he commanded a force of two million men strong. A West Point instructor, Pershing is considered to have been the mentor of some of America’s greatest generals—Patton, Bradley, Eisenhower, and Marshall. During his service he held the highest position in the US Armed forces—General of the Armies—in the history of the United
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Little Big Man was  at  Battle of Little Bighorn  , was an armed engagement between combined forces of Lakota, Northern Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes, against the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army. on June 25 and 26, 1876  Crazy Horse and Chief Gall,Sitting Bull (Tȟatȟáŋka Íyotake)Custer was killed, as were two of his brothers, a nephew, and a brother-in-law. by vera
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vera Little Big Man was at Battle of Little Bighorn , was an armed engagement between combined forces of Lakota, Northern Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes, against the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army. on June 25 and 26, 1876 Crazy Horse and Chief Gall,Sitting Bull (Tȟatȟáŋka Íyotake)Custer was killed, as were two of his brothers, a nephew, and a brother-in-law.
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This spectacular view of Mars from India's Mangalyaan spacecraft shows active dust storms in the Red Planet's northern hemisphere. This photo was released on Sept. 29, 2014, less than a week after the Indian Mars orbiter arrived at the planet.  Credit: Indian Space Research Organisation by TamidP
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TamidP This spectacular view of Mars from India's Mangalyaan spacecraft shows active dust storms in the Red Planet's northern hemisphere. This photo was released on Sept. 29, 2014, less than a week after the Indian Mars orbiter arrived at the planet. Credit: Indian Space Research Organisation
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A CH-54 Sikorsky Skycrane delivers a bridge to route 9, 4-1/2 miles from Khe Sanh (I Corps).    Photo taken: 25th March 1968 by raquel
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raquel A CH-54 Sikorsky Skycrane delivers a bridge to route 9, 4-1/2 miles from Khe Sanh (I Corps). Photo taken: 25th March 1968
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Sleek and stylish, this ponte knit printed jacket from Notations is perfect for your work week look. Add some fun to your office attire with this classic fit, single button jacket with a novelty print and two zip front pockets. $19.97 by Bon-Ton
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Bon-Ton Sleek and stylish, this ponte knit printed jacket from Notations is perfect for your work week look. Add some fun to your office attire with this classic fit, single button jacket with a novelty print and two zip front pockets. $19.97
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From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805
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From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1295 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1295
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $525 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $525
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From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1070 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1070
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $525 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $525
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $350 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $350
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $695 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $695
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $480 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $480
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From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1165 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1165
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From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1300 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two bold 16mm checkerboard cushion gems dazzle. Match your eyes or your mood. Optional diamond lever backs add extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1300
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $530 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $530
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $480 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $480
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From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805
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From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $570 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 8mm checkerboard cushion gems dance as you move. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $570
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From our Pure Collection, this perfect, dangling pendant features a large, round checkerboard gem and two smaller round gems. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1010 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, this perfect, dangling pendant features a large, round checkerboard gem and two smaller round gems. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $1010
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From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Pure Collection, two 12mm checkerboard cushion gems dance and catch the light. Optional diamond lever backs add just the right amount of extra sparkle. The Pure Collection has appeared on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards as well as the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $805
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Crayon Writing - Last week, we completed some writing using color words.  We worked on two colors each day.  For each color, we made a list of things that could be that color.  Then I passed out a crayon paper to each student.  They wrote the sentence, "I like red. I see a red rose {or whatever they chose from the list.}" by rebecca2
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rebecca2 Crayon Writing - Last week, we completed some writing using color words. We worked on two colors each day. For each color, we made a list of things that could be that color. Then I passed out a crayon paper to each student. They wrote the sentence, "I like red. I see a red rose {or whatever they chose from the list.}"
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From our Naked Gems Collection, nothing but luxury. A bold emerald cut gem is impossible to ignore.  Two more emerald-cut gems pump up the blinding brilliance. You might stop traffic. Naked Gems debuted on the red carpet at the 2011 Emmy Awards and appeared on the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $2070 by Gemvara
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Gemvara From our Naked Gems Collection, nothing but luxury. A bold emerald cut gem is impossible to ignore. Two more emerald-cut gems pump up the blinding brilliance. You might stop traffic. Naked Gems debuted on the red carpet at the 2011 Emmy Awards and appeared on the Spring 2012 Fashion Week runway. $2070
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Calling All Worms  This surprisingly simple technique will unearth some surprising results!    Find an area of loose, slightly moist soil (the dirt under a log or landscape timber works well) and push a 12- to 18-inch-long stick two to three inches into the ground. Vigorously rub another stick from side to side against it for about 2 minutes and watch as any worms in the vicinity wriggle to the surface. Try several areas in the yard to see which by roxycrafts
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roxycrafts Calling All Worms This surprisingly simple technique will unearth some surprising results! Find an area of loose, slightly moist soil (the dirt under a log or landscape timber works well) and push a 12- to 18-inch-long stick two to three inches into the ground. Vigorously rub another stick from side to side against it for about 2 minutes and watch as any worms in the vicinity wriggle to the surface. Try several areas in the yard to see which
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