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Are Abert and Kaibab Squirrels Examples of Speciation?

When a new kind of species is created because of a separation in habitat, they start to develop unique characteristics. What is the phenomenon called, and are there actual examples of this happening in our world today? The Abert and Kaibab Squirrels live on opposites sides of the Colorado River. They used to be in …

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Who is the “Merry Christmas” Bank Robber?

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, there are about 3,000 to 4,000 robberies each year. In 2019 alone, 1.4% of the recorded 267,988 robberies were linked to banks. They lost about $480 million due to these robberies. But have you heard of the modern-day Robinhood and his seemingly good deed two days before Christmas? …

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How Did The Alferd Packer Restaurant Get its Name?

Most universities would name halls, buildings, or other onsite places after people who contributed to the university’s history. But this was not the case for the University of Colorado’s dining hall. Let’s find out why the students decided to name their cafeteria Alferd Packer. Students of the University of Colorado voted to name their dining …

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Pope John Paul II liked Yoohoo. During his visit to Denver, Colorado, he requested a couple of cases be brought back with him. Because popes don’t give commercial endorsements, the Vatican was forced to release a statement denying the pope had a preference for American chocolate milk drinks.

Yoo-hoo For other uses, see Yoo-Hoo (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Yahoo!. Yoo-hoo is an American brand of chocolate beverage that was developed by Natale Olivieri in Garfield, New Jersey in 1928[page needed] and is manufactured by Keurig Dr Pepper. As of 2019, the drink is primarily made from water, high-fructose corn syrup and …

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Bears at Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center in MT have jobs: try to open coolers/dumpsters/containers of treats. If bears can’t make more than a tiny hole, the item is certified bear-proof. The GWDC is the only place where products can earn a certificate from the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee.

These Bears Have a Job, and It’s Destroying Coolers When I was 23, I spent a summer working as a counselor at an overnight camp for eight-to-12-year-olds near the central mountain town of Genesee, Colorado. After a stern talking-to about what might happen if anyone went to bed with a snack in their sleeping bags—bears, …

Bears at Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center in MT have jobs: try to open coolers/dumpsters/containers of treats. If bears can’t make more than a tiny hole, the item is certified bear-proof. The GWDC is the only place where products can earn a certificate from the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee. Read More »

Isaac Hayes (voice of Chef) didn’t quit South Park willingly. In 2006, he had a stroke and lost the ability to speak and someone involved in Scientology quit on his behalf.

Holy Shit, ‘South Park’ Is 20! Trey Parker, Matt Stone on Censors, Tom Cruise and Scientology’s Role in Isaac Hayes Quitting Insiders from Natasha Henstridge to Norman Lear dish on the controversial Comedy Central show, including the heavily censored Muhammad episodes, their acid trip at the Oscars and how to get an R rating (hint: …

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Tommy Davidson

How Did Tommy Davidson End Up Being Adopted by a White Family?

Tommy Davidson’s extraordinary range from stand-up comedy and acting to diverse musical accomplishments has earned him a reputation as an exceptional performer. His visibility has allowed him to become a household name known for his innovative talent. He is best known as one of the stars of the hit television series In Living Color. But …

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What is the Supersonic Low-Altitude Missile?

The US government worked on a top-secret project for seven years to develop the most lethal, and not to mention, irresponsible weapon in history. If this weapon had been built, the United States would have produced the world’s first, and possibly last, nuclear-powered nuclear weapon. But what is the Supersonic Low-Altitude Missile? The Super Sonic …

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Chicken Glasses

Why Did Chickens Need to Wear Eyeglasses?

Poultry farming is a form of animal husbandry that focuses on raising domesticated birds such as chickens, ducks, turkeys, and geese for eggs or meat. Each poultry farm follows its own set of protocols and guidelines to ensure the safety of the fowl, but did you know that chickens wear glasses to avoid cannibalism? To …

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