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It is amazing how much we know isn't really true, and some that we might have dismissed (strong regional identity) turn out to have a basis in fact. This is fascinating! #celts #britishisles #britain #geneticmaps  
Many people in the UK feel a strong sense of regional identity, and it now appears that there may be a scientific basis to this feeling, according to a landmark new study into the genetic makeup of the British Isles.
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Can you tell the difference? #cherry #plum #spring  
The pink and white flowers of cherry and plum trees are a tell-tale sign that spring has arrived on the South Coast, but can you tell the difference between the two kinds of trees?
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This is a great article on #tech and #datamining and #custserv ...
The Magicband wields access to the park, replacing virtually every transaction you’d make inside. Bob Croslin If you want to imagine how the world will look in just a few years, once our cell phones become the keepers of both our money and identity, skip Silicon Valley and book a ticket to Orlando. Go to…
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Lime BBQ squid and chicken with ponzu and pot de creme au chocolat. #ItsWhatsForDinner #food #squid #dinner  
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This is amazing. This Japanese inn has been in operation for 1300 years by the same family! Watch and listen to their story. Japanese/日本語版, with English subtitles. #Japan #ryokan  
Houshi Ryokan was founded in 718. It is one of the oldest family businesses in the world; 46 generations have managed the ryokan in its 1,300 years. Filmmaker Fritz Schumann profiles the current caretakers, Zengoro and Chizuko Houshi, as they struggle to determine the ryokan</em>'s future after the death of their only son. Their daughter, Hisae, helps with the family business—and has reluctantly gone along with her parents' attempts to arrange su...
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So much win here! #gardening #exploreVICTORIA #gardenchat  
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Just missing poutine and maple syrup! What a great photo! #IAMCANADIAN #exploreCANADA #Canada #RCMP  
Cpl. Shaun Begg just wanted a photo of himself playing shinny in his red serge and didn't realize the image would go viral.
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Looked up One Direction and this came up! Google knows me well!
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Making this right now! #food #sweet #chocolat #nomnom  
The ULTIMATE chocolate fix! This version of the classic French dessert takes only 5 minutes prep time and the results are simply scandalous!
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  • University of Toronto
    Archaeology, History, Linear Algebra, Japanese, 1985 - 1993
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Current passions: #yyj, archaeology, friends, politics, food, life, science, engagement, responsibility, sustainability. Sea glass, hiking, cosmology are hobbies. ソーシャル・メディアや日本史や国際化などに興味があるカナダ人です。
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I've managed to reach double the average life expectancy in the palaeolithic!
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Ewart: Enbridge falls short of pledge
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Enbridge's commitment to safety and environmental protection is looking a little shaky after the National Energy Board stopped work along a

The Vikings Were Gardeners!
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Early examples of Viking gardening tools from the Royal British Columbia Museum's

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trivago Canada
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Search &amp; compare 138 hotels in Victoria. Compare prices from 200 booking sites. Save up to 78%. Cheap hotels Victoria? - trivago!

How Upworthy Killed Facebook
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I have an unhealthy relationship with Facebook. This isn’t Facebook’s, or social media’s, fault; it’s mine. Whenever I’m unsure of what to d

The Reluctant Entrepreneur
www.katharineholmes.ca

By definition, I am an entrepreneur. I am only an entrepreneur by necessity because I have been unable to find a full-time job for the past

Open Letter To Kansas School Board « Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster
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With millions of devout worshippers, the Church of the FSM is widely considered a legitimate religion, even by its opponents – mostly fundam

12 spot prawn recipes from Vancouver's top chefs
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What to do after you buy those spot prawns? We think you'll enjoy these dishes.

Take a Tour of the Sriracha Factory in California
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Here's a look inside the headline-making Huy Fong Foods Sriracha factory in Irwindale, CA. Eater recently took one of the public tours the f

Japanese tea garden was a sight to behold - Victoria News
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The original tea garden in Esquimalt was established in 1907 by Hayato Takata and Yoshitaro Kishida

Butchart Gardens : Luxuriant Jardin au Canada
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Sur l’île de Vancouver au Canada, à une vingtaine de kilomètres de Victoria s’épanouit un jardin appelé the Butchart Gardens accueillant tou

Political Quiz
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Try this short quiz to see which political party you side with.

The Last Word In PassWords - LastPass - Dotto Tech
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Lastpass password management, the best password manager

Photographer Tapes a $50 Lens To His P&amp;S Camera To Take Stunning Mac...
www.demilked.com

Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov has created an ingenious and inexpensive DIY camera rig capable of capturing excellent close-up pictures

Kaguya Hime no Monogatari: The other side of Studio Ghibli 【Review】
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Kaguya Hime no Monogatari (The Tale of Princess Kaguya) is quite unlike any Studio Ghibli offering that has gone before it. There are no ben

Mystery Species Amped Up Ancient Sex, DNA Analysis Shows
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The ancient genomes, one from a Neanderthal and one from a different archaic human group, the Denisovans, were presented on 18 November at a

Snow-capped mountain backdrops, cold blue ocean teeming with life and orcas - what more can you wrap into an experience - oh yes superb customer service! Highly recommended! #IAMCANADIAN
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