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Reddish egrets for #birdpoker egrets curated by +Phil Armishaw
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Let's see, which one is more fashionable?
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Kerry King of Slayer #concertphotography  
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Not a very common backyard bird for me but they do show up every once in a while. Red-winged blackbird for #birdpoker  backyard birds curated by +Phil Armishaw 

Also for #HQSPbirds  curated by +Marina Versaci +Philippe Avenel +Suzi Harr and +Joe Urbz 
#BIRDS4ALL  curated by +Walter Soestbergen and +Ricky L Jones 
#BirdsGaller  curated by +Heinrich Wagner 
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very striking bird
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Plain Chachalaca chick for #birdpoker  Cute curated by +Phil Armishaw 

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#Birds4All  curated by +Walter Soestbergen and +Ricky L Jones 
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Thank you +Stephen Pollard for sharing your bird image with us on +HQSP Birds (+Andy Brown)
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An old abandoned gas station caught my eye in central Texas as I was coming back from a coastal birding trip recently.   #Rust
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Neat find!
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American Oystercatcher skimming the waves heading to shore for #birdpoker  Shorebirds curated by +Phil Armishaw 

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Vraiment superbe ! J'adore.
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Yu Darvish became the fastest player in Major League history to reach 500 strikeouts with this K. http://atmlb.com/1gAhbwZ 
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All of the rust on the fence bar makes this a cool perch to me. Eastern Phoebe for #Birdpoker  Cool Perch curated by +Phil Armishaw 
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It's a stark contrast to the leaves and bird, but also a natural returning of man-made to nature. Very cool. Well, and the colors. 
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What a sweet gesture from this band.
 
This is a must watch video.

18-year-old Mason Endres was injured when a car crashed into pedestrians at SXSW early Thursday morning.

On Saturday, the members of her favorite band visited her in the hospital to play for her.

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I enjoy Nature, especially birds, love music & simply trying to make it to tomorrow.
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I lean to left, but frustrated with politics; passionate about environment and Nature photography; school administrator, weekend cyclist/runner, music lover, dad and husband. 


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Third World Health Care - Knoxville, Tennessee Edition
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Aasif Mandvi visits an impoverished, underdeveloped locale with shocking health care conditions.

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Fourteen of Nelson Mandela’s most iconic life moments caught on video! From his first filmed speech to his meeting with First Lady Michelle

Report: Wildlife refuges create $2B for economy
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Visitors to national wildlife refuges generate more than $2 billion a year in economic activity, helping to employ more th

Best Lenses for Canon EOS 70D
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See America's Great Cities in an Interactive Map Extravaganza
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Use a spyglass to see what New York, San Francisco, Washington and other cities looked like in the 19th century

Hunter shoots the first endangered wolf seen in Kentucky in 150 years
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This is sort of an object lesson in why "hey, I don't recognize that thing, better shoot it" is not the most adaptive outlook on life.

Big man on TCU campus is just 11 years old
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Carson Huey-You looks like a typical 11-year-old. He likes to play with his friends and speaks fondly of "Star Wars." But Carson is anything

This 'ET'-Inspired Photo of Biker Rising In Front of the Moon Was Not 'S...
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Earlier this year, Swiss photographer Philipp Schmidli attracted a good deal of attention for a series of photos showing the silhouette of a

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized
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19th Century London Street Photography by John Thomson
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There's some debate over who the "father" of street photography was. Although Frenchman Eugene Atget is often granted this title, his work w

Why This Year's Gulf Dead Zone Is Twice as Big as Last Year's
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It's the fertilizer, stupid—and runoff from factory animal farms. But it doesn't have to be that way.

A DC Birding Blog: Loose Feathers #401
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Blog about birding, wildlife, and the environment

Map: How 35 countries compare on child poverty (the U.S. is ranked 34th)
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Among surveyed developed nations, only Romanian children are more likely to fall below the relative poverty line.

5 Great Ways to Destroy Your Camera - PetaPixel
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Many of us know that feeling. That gut punch of shock and denial as we watch our camera fall from our grip or swing to the earth from an uns

Bobby Jindal Can't Argue With the Actual Left, So He Makes Shit Up
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Governor Bobby "Derpity Derp" Jindal When you back a wild animal into a corner, it will sometimes snarl and flail pitifully. Fear overcomes

What Happens When A Little Girl Sets Up A Lemonade Stand Outside Westbor...
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What happens when a little girl decides to set up a lemonade stand for peace outside the Westboro Baptist Church headquarters in Kansas? Mem

The Grand Old Party is stuck on stupid
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Crystal Wright: Following two presidential election defeats in 2008 and 2012, the Republican party is still making the same mistakes

Top five regrets of the dying
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A palliative nurse has recorded the most common regrets of the dying. What would your biggest regret be if this was your last day of life?

Ethereal, 8-foot-long 'sea serpent' caught on video
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Scientists have released video of an 8-foot-long, shimmering oarfish taken about 200 feet below the ocean surface -- and it is breathtaking.

Joe Arpaio Violated Latinos' Rights, Judge Rules
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