This Beach Used To Be A Forest What’s Left Today Is Haunting

In Oregon, there lies something rather haunting: a natural look into the ancient past and possibly the future. In Neskowin, a small coastal town, an old forest was once buried beneath hundreds of years’ worth of sand. After being unearthed in 1998 due to a storm that eroded much of the beach away, these ancient tree stumps have become a permanent fixture on the coast. The stumps of this ghost…

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I Would Hesitate To Go Through This Door In Quebec, But Once You See Inside… Cool.

Most people don’t connect the words “ice” and “romance” very often, but a couple that traveled to Quebec, Canada, certainly did. They spent some time in the city and decided to visit the famous Hotel De Glace (The Ice Hotel). It sounds terrible, but it’s actually an awesome place you need to see for yourself. There’s something special about the Hotel de Glace… captainkrinking As the “ice hotel” moniker implies,…

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Ranjan T. L. works as a driver on call

I enjoy travelling and so I enjoy going on long trips with my clients I have travelled to Bengaluru, Chennai, Ooty, Kodaikanal, Rameswaram….I am not all that particular about food. Some of my customer Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/society/ranjan-t-l-works-as-a-driver-on-call/article8875621.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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They Thought They Saw Birds Flying Out Of The Forest, But They Were So, So Wrong

There are times when you get to witness something spectacular in nature, and watching birds migrate is one of the finest sights of all. To see a whole flock of flying birds is something majestic that you can’t understand until you’ve experienced it for yourself. That’s what these people thought they were seeing, but as it turns out, they were dead wrong. What looked like hundreds of birds migrating actually…

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20 Times Animals Were Miraculously Saved By Absolutely Amazing People.

We often claim to be animal lovers, but would we step up in a situation where our four-legged friends need us the most? Hopefully the answer is a resounding YES, but you never know… For the 20 cases below, the answer was easy: absolutely. These humans went above and beyond in their efforts to keep the furry, feathered, and curly-tailed cuties in their life safe from harm. Take a look….

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Calling off a fast

Irom Sharmila’s decision to join politics and work towards becoming Manipur’s Chief Minister is a good one (“Responding to Irom Sharmila”, August 11). She deserves to live her life as she pleases, bu Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/letters/calling-off-a-fast/article8975282.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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Did You Realize That These Super-Simple Inventions Actually Changed The World?

You might hear “invention” and think of that iconic light-bulb “a-ha” moment (a term that this author feels should go the way of the dodo). After sleepless nights of failure, the tormented genius leaps into activity and has an earth-shattering piece of technology ready for presentation by dawn (and mass production not too far into the future). As usual, reality is less dramatic. Inventions are not singular events that spring up…

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With Mulayam busy in politics, Shivpal was real guardian of little Akhilesh – Times of India

As his father Mulayam Singh Yadav remained busy with his own political career during the 80s and the early 90s, it was netaji’s younger brother Shivpal and his wife Sarla who brought Akhilesh up and took care of him till he competed high school. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/With-Mulayam-busy-in-politics-Shivpal-was-real-guardian-of-little-Akhilesh/articleshow/54398470.cms

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What Happened To This Beautiful Girl Is Unfathomable. Especially How It Turned Out.

When Bethany was in high school, she was a loving and gorgeous girl. Her brother and sister loved her deeply and it seemed like she was on top of the world. Then, something tragic happened that changed everything. Bethany was driving with her sister on the highway. They got into an accident that stole the life of her sister and mangled Bethany’s face. Her courage, strength and recovery will move…

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