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Last Updated: Sep 24th, 2011 - 07:50:54

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Women on the Bridge -100th Anniversary of International Women's Day
March 8th, 2011 featured the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day. The Google Doodle of the Day spotlighted the Women on the Bridge events which were held worldwide to focus attention on the special occasion.
Mar 8, 2011, 09:24 PST

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Will Eisner on the Graphic Novel
This excellent lecture on the Graphic Novel by Will Eisner took place courtesy of the Swann Foundation and the Library of Congress. Google featured Will on the anniversary of what would have been his 94th birthday.

Mar 6, 2011, 07:51 PST

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Hurricane Katrina Image Archive
Katrina has destroyed large sections of the gulf coast. New Orleans and Mississippi were hit especially hard. Take a look at the images and animations from NASA that show Hurricane Katrina as it hit the coast of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast.
Apr 30, 2008, 18:42 PST

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The Marine
This is a poem being sent from a Marine to his Dad.
For those who take the time to read it, you'll see a letter from him to his Dad at the bottom. It makes you truly thankful for not only the Marines, but ALL of our troops.

Apr 26, 2008, 08:44 PST

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Promising new data on a gasoline-saving device that cuts air pollution
How would you like a device that costs under a $100, weighs less than 5 lbs and can save you 20% or more of your gas on start up? That is exactly what an OBDS device is.
Apr 23, 2008, 05:04 PST

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North Korea
North Korea has been in the news in past months. They announced the resumption of their nuclear weapons program in October 2002. Since then, the US and neighboring Republic of Korea have been meeting to discuss steps to protect against hostile action and disarm North Korea.

Apr 21, 2008, 18:56 PST

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Reclaim the Public Domain
As an artist and writer I believe strongly in the copyright laws. At the same time, I also believe that materials should be allowed to lapse into the public domain. Please sign this important petition...
Apr 20, 2008, 09:15 PST

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Peter Costello Says About Australia What We All Think Of America
Muslims who want to live under Islamic Sharia law were told on Wednesday to get out of Australia, as the government targeted radicals in a bid to head off potential terror attacks.
Apr 14, 2008, 18:15 PST

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Help Identify These Possible Murder Victims of B. L. Bradford
Help identify these individuals who are possible murder victims of B.L. Bradford, who is currently confined at the California Department of Corrections, San Quentin on Death Row.
Apr 11, 2008, 20:15 PST

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Evolution and Darwin Day
At least four 2008 presidential candidates have said they do not believe the theory of evolution. Learn about Darwin Day and the 100s of church congregations who will be participating in the celebration of the man who wrote the Origin of the Species almost 150 years ago.

Apr 5, 2008, 16:37 PST




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