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Airbnb Offering Safaris, Cliff Camping, UFO Tours, More with New Airbnb Adventures 13.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The home-share platform is breaking into the $683 billion adventure-travel market with Airbnb Adventures
Essential California: Golden State Killer case's twisted, painful path 11.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Tuesday, June 11, and I’m writing from Los Angeles.

A little over a year ago, a 72-year-old former cop was at home in the Sacramento suburbs. He had a roast in the oven and was tinkering on a woodworking project in the garage...

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A soda tax might reduce sugar consumption, but it won't save lives 6.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

To the editor: Economists Hunt Allcott, Benjamin B. Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky are wrong about soda taxes, which fill the coffers of our cities and legislatures but do not save lives.

The op-ed piece does not show survival statistics. In addition, many of those who gave up on tobacco products...

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Close-to-home crafts, doughnuts, dogs and biking to keep you entertained 5.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Free next weekend? Spend your days biking through Griffith Park, sampling doughnuts, spoiling your pet and more.

Pasadena

Hunt for functional, decorative and wearable art — and meet its makers — at the 34th Contemporary Crafts Market at the Pasadena Convention Center. You’ll see ceramics and home...

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Killing wolves was supposed to solve a problem but created issue with coyotes 4.6.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
On a cold, miserable morning in May, Stan Gehrt trod across an open field as wind and rain blew in his face. He was leading a team of wildlife biologists on a mission to find an animal with a gift for not being seen.
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Minnesota's new CWD measures: Will they work? 31.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Chronic wasting disease was a contentious topic this legislative session. The measures passed during a special session last weekend came with heavy compromise, but experts say it was a good start.
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Scientists Observe Chimps Smashing Open and Eating Tortoises for First Time 23.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Scientists also observed the chimps sharing the tortoise meat between individuals.
Baby Tiger Sharks Eat Songbirds Say Scientists Who Pumped Their Stomachs 21.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Opportunistic sharks feast on migrating birds, scientists believe.
Endangered Species Day: List of Most Threatened Animals in the World 17.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
There are 18 animals on the WWF's critically endangered list.
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Chimps Shine Light on Mystery of How the First Humans Dug for Food 15.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Using tools to dig for food underground was once thought to be a behavior unique to humans.
‘Fallout 76’ Scout Exam Answers 10.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“Fallout 76” introduced the “Order of the Tadpole” questline this week, and it has several Tadpole Scout Exams. Here’s every answer you need to get the job done.
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Our Ancient Cannibal Ancestors Saw Humans as an Easy Meal 7.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Cannibalism was a highly profitable survival strategy for our ancient ancestors, according to a study.
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Human activities could erase 1 million of our fellow species 7.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

It’s hard to imagine a more dire assessment of what we humans have done to the world than the 1,500-page United Nations report released Monday in Paris that says, among other things, that our collective activities have put some 1 million plant and animal species at risk of extinction, many within...

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Sea of Thieves 2.0 Patch Notes: Everything New in the Anniversary Update 30.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The "Sea of Thieves" Anniversary update 2.0 is on its way. Check out everything new and changed in the patch notes including Shores of Gold, Arena and Hunter's Call game modes, here.
The Spot: Better than Saturday morning cartoons? Colorado Senate is likely to work this weekend 26.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
Plus: A bipartisan miracle, kids at the Capitol, and Bernie's big play in Colorado
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What’s on TV Friday: ‘I Love Lucy Funny Money Special’ and more 19.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

SERIES

Blindspot The team uncovers an international conspiracy while hunting for a stolen weapon in this new episode of the action drama; with Jaimie Alexander and Sullivan Stapleton. 8 p.m. NBC

Dynasty Fallon (Elizabeth Gillies) takes over a publishing company, while Cristal (Ana Brenda Contreras)...

To understand the climate crisis, look to Indigenous stories 18.4.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Julie Cruikshank Today is Earth Day, an event that becomes more important every year as the climate crisis escalates. Our collective failure to address climate change makes it clear that mainstream society needs to think about nature differently. Indigenous communities are disproportionately affected by climate change. But Indigenous stories also suggest a different way of thinking about the natural world, as populated with sentient beings that have as much agency and political standing as humans do. In this excerpt from the forthcoming book The Nature of Canada , Julie Cruikshank shares her experiences of listening for different stories from her decades of work with Indigenous communities in the Yukon. At a modest one-day conference on early human history in southwest Yukon, held in Haines Junction in 1982, scientists, historians, archaeologists, and members of local First Nations discussed the environmental factors affecting regional history. Late in the afternoon, Mrs. Annie Ned, then in her eighties, ...
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Great White Sharks Are Terrified Of Orca, Study Reveals 17.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"When confronted by orcas, white sharks will immediately vacate their preferred hunting ground and will not return for up to a year."
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Colorado wildlife officials warn residents as bears awake from winter slumber 17.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado wildlife officials are warning residents to take precaution as bears begin to wake up from their winter slumber.
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Garden tours, a family adventure and a makers fair, all close to home 3.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Take advantage of warm spring weather at upcoming outdoor events, including a native plant garden tour, a wine walk and a craft fair, as well as a Scandinavian festival and a park adventure day.

Indian Wells

Move to rock, blues, jazz and country music at the Garden Jam Music Festival (formerly...

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