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Skydiving…From Space?

Everyone has a “fear alarm.” You know, the little alarm that goes off in your mind when something seems way too dangerous to try. For some people, the alarm goes haywire just by climbing a ladder. For others, the alarm sounds when eyeing rides at Six Flags, especially the free falling ones. The more adventurous…

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The Katydid Bug

Some of the coolest bugs are the masters of disguise, the ones with awesome camouflage. One of the best is the katydid bug. We could walk right by these bugs and never actually find them. The katydid bug’s camouflage is extremely detailed. They don’t just have the shape and color of leaves though; they grow…

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Happiness Isn’t Always Sunny

In northern Chile, there is a narrow strip of land with majestic views. It lies between the Andes Mountain and the Pacific Ocean. The weather is almost always perfectly sunny. Morning after morning brings a beautiful sunny day to illuminate the towering mountains. Evenings often display incredible sunsets. Even though storms can be seen out…

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Newsflash: It’s Just a Game

I absolutely love sports. I’ve grown up throwing, kicking, and hitting just about every ball out there. I also enjoy watching sports. I can often be found been watching a diverse selection sports, even a good curling match. The energy and excitement of competition is exhilarating. However, there are some occasions where I get a…